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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. BRAVE TEEN SAILOR NATASHA TO TAKE ON 5KM CHALLENGE Natasha Lambert who has cerebral palsy and sails by controlling a specially designed boat with her mouth will take on the Great South Run 5k ALAN AND DELLA PASCOE TO BE GREAT SOUTH RUN STARTERS Olympic athletes Alan and Della Pascoe will return to Portsmouth where their athletics careers began to be official starters at the Great South Run HENDERSON ROAD HOME TO BE OFFICIAL BAND ON THE RUN 55 Henderson Road, owned by Maggie Baker, is to be an official band on the run at this year's Great South Run RUNAWAY BRIDE AND GROOM TO TAKE ON GREAT SOUTH RUN Newlyweds who tie the knot just days before Great South Run weekend will run the 10-miles dressed as bride and groom with their wedding party NEW TWIST IN GREAT SOUTH RUN ENGLAND V FRANCE CHALLENGE Portsmouth Joggers running club hope to bring the cup home in Great South Run's England v France challenge