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Why aye man! Great North Run 2019 – Harvey Young and Rebecca Perrin reflect on their half marathon runs – SJ Race Reports

Why aye man! Great North Run 2019 – Harvey Young and Rebecca Perrin reflect on their half marathon runs – SJ Race Reports

One of the biggest half marathons in the country, the Great North Run took place on Sunday 8th September, and of course, there was an SJ presence pounding the streets of Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Recapping their experiences are Harvey Young and Rebecca Perrin, starting with Harvey. Enjoy! Harvey Young – This was my second Great North Run, […]

Angela Harper tells of her Great North Run experience

Angela Harper tells of her Great North Run experience

I ran the 13.1 miles for ‘The Firefighters Charity’ starting in Newcastle centre with the route taking in the Tyne Bridge, passing through Gateshead and then finishing on the North East coast in South Shields by a beautiful sandy beach! We were lucky enough to fly up and stayed in the Premier Inn next to […]

Race report: The Great North Run 2016 (by Royston C)

Race report: The Great North Run 2016 (by Royston C)

I have a huge apology and also a thank you to make to our lovely Royston, who kindly wrote this awesome article and has then been very patient waiting for me to post it whilst I have been wrapped up at work. So without further ado- here is Royston’s race report from the Great North Run…and […]