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Fundraiser Claire Takes On Great South Run In 24 Hours Inspirational fundraiser Claire Lomas MBE will take part in this year’s Simplyhealth Great South Run, aiming to complete the world’s leading 10 mile running event in 24 hours Louisa Takes On South Run To Improve Mental Health Louisa Elliott is has ran the Simplyhealth Great South Run four times after losing four stone and using running as a way of improving her mental health. Dad Tackles South Run After Daughter's Stillbirth Nick Lang will take on the Simplyhealth Great South Run on Sunday 22 October in memory of his baby daughter Evalyn. Former Athlete Colin Mcourt To Run South 5k Ex GB Athlete Colin McCourt will tackle the Simplyhealth Great South 5k as part of a bet with his fellow athletes after piling on the pounds Couple's 10 mile Run For Daughters Born Just Over 1lb Andy Kay and his partner Hayley will take on the Simplyhealth Great South Run for Bliss Charity who supported them when both of their daughters were born prematurely Launch Of The 2017 Simplyhealth Great South Run Team GB’s long distance athlete Andy Vernon launches the Simplyhealth Great South Run at the Action Stations Boathouse in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. Thompson and Dibaba Take Great South Run Victory It was a case of fifth time lucky for Chris Thompson who finally tasted victory in the Great South Run on a day when triple Olympic champion Tirunesh Dibaba won on her 10-mile debut. 25,000 TAKE PART IN ICONIC GREAT SOUTH RUN WEEKEND 25,000 people take part in a festival of sport at the Great South Run on Sunday 23 October Home Comforts For Vernon And Andrews Andy Vernon and Jess Andrews will make the most of their home advantage as they take on the Great South Run 10-mile race on Sunday. CITY AWASH WITH GREAT SOUTH RUNNERS Portsmouth and Southsea will play host to a festival of sport as up to 25,000 people get set to take part in the Great South Run this weekend.