Samaritan’s runners triumph in a record Great North half marathon
Nearly 100 runners took part in the Great North Run for Samaritans on Sunday 10 September.
The 96 runners raised a record amount - more than £38,000 - by completing the half marathon course around Newcastle.
The run was won by Olympic champion Mo Farah who led the field of around 57,000 people from all over the country.
I still can't believe that I completed the Great North Run, something I thought I would never be able to do!
- Samaritans runner Jordan Brown
Picture caption: Streets ahead: Some Samaritans runners get ready to take part in the Great North Run; photo provided by Tyneside Samaritans
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