This is the 2016 course for illustration purposes only - the 2017 course is to be confirmed, for a larger version click here >
Enjoy a tour of the River Tyne as well as some of Gateshead's best sights. Soak up the atmosphere as you head around the route before taking on the newly-named 'Slog on the Tyne' hill! Once you reach the top, you're almost there so get ready for your big finish inside the Gateshead International Stadium!
DID YOU KNOW....
The Simplyhealth Great North 10k is the relation of Great Britain’s first ever Fun Run - the 'Gateshead Fun Run', which was set up in 1977 by Brendan Foster!
All participants taking on the 10k are part of that history and will finish inside the Gateshead International Stadium, as runners did in 1977.