Great Run News

TRANSPLANT ATHLETES JOIN 5,000 RUNNERS AT NORTH 10K Athletes from the World Transplant Games, 200 Gurkha soldiers and a host of charity fundraisers were among the thousands of runners at the Simplyhealth Great North 10k Gateshead today, 7 July. Transplant And Donor Athletes Launch Great North 10k Award winning transplant and donor athletes meet to launch the Simplyhealth Great North 10k Katie Cutler Joins Gurkha Soldiers at Great North 10k Over two-hundred Gurkha soldiers from Catterick Garrison ran the Morrisons Great North 10k in Gateshead today (5 July), in aid of the relief fund set up following two devastating earthquakes in Nepal earlier this year. KATIE CUTLER TO START MORRISONS GREAT NORTH 10K Katie Cutler, the Gateshead beautician who raised over £300,000 for pensioner Alan Barnes after he was mugged earlier this year, will be honorary starter for the Morrisons Great North 10k this Sunday 5 July. GURKHA SOLDIERS TO RUN MORRISONS GREAT NORTH 10K Over two hundred Gurkha soldiers will run the Morrisons Great North 10k this July, in aid of the relief fund set up following two devastating earthquakes in Nepal earlier this year. 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. RUNNERS LAUNCH MORRISONS GREAT NORTH 10K GATESHEAD Runners and charity fundraisers gathered in Gateshead International Stadium today to launch the Morrisons Great North 10k Gateshead.