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Great North Run
RUN LIKE IT’S 1981
Run the Original! Celebrate our 40th Birthday by travelling back in time with us to take part in the original Great North Run – wherever you are in the world.
GNR81 gives you the chance to relive the first Great North Run virtually. Our aim is to take you on a retro running adventure to relive the experience of the first ever Great North Run, complete with a special GNR classic 80s playlist and the chance to wear the original race number
57,000 determined and dedicated runners make the Great North Run the World’s biggest and best half marathon – famous for its warm North East welcome, unbeatable atmosphere and the millions raised for good causes.