The Great North Run is the largest half marathon in the world in terms of entry, with a route from Newcastle upon Tyne to South Shields.
Many thanks to all those who supported
the British Heart Foundation
by sponsoring my
Great North Run.
It was a fantastic experience!
Tahni and Neil at the Great North CityGames in Gateshead
Tahni and the Tyne Bridge
Gateshead Millenium Bridge illuminated
The Tyne Bridge illuminated
Neil and Tahni before heading to the starting area on the A617(M)
The start of the Great North Run
Sir Mo Farah is on the left, and we are on the right (about 500m back!)
I'm on my way
The Tyne Bridge and rainbow - we had a brief spell of refreshing drizzle
Here come the Red Arrows! #GreatNorthRun #GNR2018
— BBC Get Inspired (@bbcgetinspired) September 9, 2018
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Me crossing the Tyne Bridge
(Look bottom right)
Video: Me crossing the Tyne Bridge
(Look for the red shirt)
Passing the 10k mark
Video: Passing the 15k mark
(Give me a wave)
Video: Approaching the finish
The finish line is in sight
Crossing the finishing line
My finisher's photo
The Great North Run Medal
This page was last updated on 21 February 2020.