And as their feet start to feel normal, their legs stop aching and they start to remember why signing up felt like a good plan in the first place, we’ve taken a look through our fantastic pictures of the runners in action. Every single one of you is inspirational – and here are just some of our favourite pictures which sum up just what the race, and the experience, is all about.
15 inspiring pictures from this year's Great North Run - one week on
It’s almost one week since more than 50,000 incredible runners from across the world took to the streets between Newcastle and South Shields to cross the finish line at the world’s most famous half marathon.
Saturday, 14th September 2019, 12:18 pm
Wednesday, 18th September 2019, 10:48 am