Great Run News

Irish Mixed Relay Team announced Athletes selected for Simplyhealth Great Edinburgh XCountry event MCCORMACK TO RACE MORRISONS GREAT NORTH 10K GATESHEAD There will be a new name on the road running scene when Fionnuala McCormack bids to become the first overseas winner of the women’s title in the Morrisons Great North 10k Gateshead. Pavey to Return to Glasgow Jo Pavey, the inspirational European 10,000m champion, is to make an emotional return to Glasgow for the 2015 Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Run as she prepares to challenge for a fifth Olympic appearance. KJT to compete at Great CityGames Manchester Katarina Johnson-Thompson, the newly crowned golden girl of British athletics, will be going for a double when she makes her debut in the Great CityGames Manchester ANDY VERNON LAUNCHES MORRISONS GREAT SOUTH RUN Double European Championships medallist Andy Vernon visited HMS Warrior in Portsmouth today (27 January) to launch the Morrisons Great South Run 2015.     Johnny Trainor Remembered One of the founders of the Great North Run, Johnny Trainor, has passed away at the age of 66 after a long illness. Morrisons Great Edinburgh XCountry Event Report Emelia Gorecka emerged from the mud and hailstones of Holyrood Park with a stunning individual victory for the shivering home crown to cheer on an afternoon when the team honours in the Morrisons Great Edinburgh Country were claimed by the runners in the stars and stripes of the USA.