Great Run News

VIRTUAL GREAT NORTH RUN: WHAT IS IT & HOW CAN YOU ENTER The virtual version of Britain's biggest running event is FREE to enter and open to everyone, wherever they are in the world. GREAT NORTH RUN SOLO ACHIEVES OVER 20,000 ENTRIES Our new virtual running challenges are expected to raise £250,000 for the NHS Charities Together COVID-19 Urgent Appeal. COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and Great Run events We are closely monitoring the developments with COVID-19 and will continue to take the advice of the UK government around the staging of large public events. Great Run's Most Inspiring Of 2019 Here, we explore the stories that have had the greatest impact in 2019 as we look forward to another fantastic year where our runners set out to be their greatest THIS GIRL CAN WAVE HITS PORTSMOUTH 5K Women who have been inspired by the This Girl Can fitness campaign are being invited to take a special place at this year’s Morrisons Great South Run 5K. EURO STARS PAVEY AND VERNON LINE UP SOUTH RUN CHALLENGE European 10,000m champion Jo Pavey and double European medallist Andy Vernon are to line up in the 26th edition of the Morrisons Great South Run on Sunday 25 October. SOUTH BUSINESSES RUNNING TOGETHER The starting gun has been fired on the Morrisons Great South Run Business Challenge which will see companies from across the region line up to see who is the fastest. LOOK HUGH'S TAKING ON THE MORRISONS GREAT SOUTH RUN! Actor and comedian Hugh Dennis is to return to Portsmouth to take part in the Morrisons Great South Run in aid of the Alzheimer's Society. Paula Radcliffe visits Portsmouth to get women running Paula, Great Run's ambassador for women's running in 2015, met with inspirational women who have already signed up for this year's Morrisons Great South Run. 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.