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Sunday 8 Sep 2024

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The Great North Run is an annual half marathon that takes place in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. It attracts elite runners from all over the world as well as thousands of amateur runners who participate for the challenge and to raise money for various charities. The race starts in Newcastle upon Tyne and follows a route through the city towards the coast, before finishing in South Shields. The iconic course is known for its scenic views and challenging hills, making it a popular event for runners of all levels. The Great North Run also hosts a number of elite athletes, including past winners such as Mo Farah, Mary Keitany, and Paula Radcliffe. The race is held in September and culminates in a finish at the South Shields seafront, where spectators can cheer on the runners. It is considered one of the largest half marathons in the world, with over 57,000 participants in recent years.

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