Great North Run 2015 reminder and social following

Around 57,000 people took part in the 34th Great North Run with Mo Farah winning it this year, to become the first British man to win it in a staggering 29 years.

The iconic 13.1-mile (Tyneside Half marathon) Great North Run is very well known and it’s been titled ‘The world’s greatest half marathon’, Mo Farah won it for the men and for the women it was Mary Keitany from Kenya, so well done to both of you.

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This is the first IAAF event in the world to complete its millionth finish; it is so popular you can now set a reminder to compete in next years Great North Run.

Sign-up to the Great North Run 2015 reminder service and you will receive an email when the event opens for entries. When you visit this page - you will see a selection list, you can choose between the Great North Run 2015, 5K 2015, Junior, mini or the Great North Run 10K at Gateshead.

The run is so popular you can even join others on Facebook and Twitter, the Great Run (@Great_Run) official and verified Twitter page has 26.2k followers, and it gets updated regularly. You can see many photos and a lot of information from runners. The Bupa Great North Run Facebook page has 37,547 followers and only 2 hours ago it was updated with a big thank you message.

Did you take part in the Great North Run?

Great North Run 2015 reminder and social following