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Team Shine at the Great North Run

This year’s Great North Run took place on 13 September. Through warm weather and a buzzing atmosphere, Team Shine’s 16 runners completed the race with a very respectable average time of 02:24:33! 176 more words


Great North Run Poem

I liked watching the Great North Run,

it was super fun!

Watching the Red Arrows in the sky,

with smoke blue and red dye;

eating ice creams in the sun, 7 more words


Marathon hopes (which are probably in vain)

If you had told me a couple of years ago that I would be sitting here now nervously waiting to hear if I have won a place on the London Marathon I would have laughed at you. 316 more words

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Great North Run 2015

10 days ago something rather exciting happened – I ran a half marathon! After waiting 6 months, 60 runs and 250 miles September 13th (thank goodness it wasn’t a Friday!!) was finally here and it was Great North Run day! 1,515 more words

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Local Business Beats Sage CEO in Great North Run

Three local businessmen beat the CEO of global accounting software provider Sage in last Sunday’s Great North Run, to raise money for Cancer Research UK. 419 more words


Great North Run

A week on and I think my knees have finally found their way home from South Shields! I was a bit stiff on Monday, and more so on Tuesday, but by Wednesday my legs were fine – so of course the machine at work went bang and I finished the week with very stiff arms instead! 2,063 more words

Race Review

Great North Run 2015

So, six days have passed since I ran in the 2015 Great North Run.  Just because of the sheer distance up to Newcastle I was forced to stay overnight in the North East.   768 more words