Great South Run
Sunday 21 October 2018
The Great South Run takes you through Portsmouth, following a 10 mile route around the city passing the famous Historic Dockyard at Victory Gate, Spinnaker Tower, and finishing on the seafront with beautiful views of the Isle of Wight
The course is fast, flat and fun, with fantastic crowds and music to keep you going. It’s the perfect race for beginners and experienced runners alike.
Finally, the flat stretch along the sea front to the finish line gives you the perfect opportunity to make a personal best.
The Great South Run will start and finish on Clarence Esplanade in Southsea, Portsmouth
Registration fee: £20
Minimum sponsorship: £200
Got your own place? Join team MHA!
If you have you own place in the Great South Run and would like to run for MHA please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01332 221641 to find out more.
To sign-up for one of our charity places in the Great North Run please click the 'Register now' button at the top of this page or for more information email email@example.com or call 01332 221641
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
For more information, please visit the Simplyhealth Great South Run website
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