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Great North Run over the Tyne bridge

Great North Run

The Great North Run 2021 will take place on Sunday 12 September 2021. The change of route for this year will see the race starting in Newcastle before passing through Gateshead and then doubling back to cross the Tyne Bridge for a second time and finishing back in Newcastle. Once again, thousands of spectators and supporters will visit Gateshead to cheer on runners.