Great North Run 2016
Every year thousands of spectators, supporters and well-wishers line the streets of South Tyneside to encourage the runners on the last leg of their Great North Run journey. This warm welcome combined with the spectacular coastal views provide the perfect backdrop to celebrate crossing the finish line.
Good luck to everyone taking place in the Great North Run 2016.
Information about road closure times and restricted routes.
The race route from the A167 in Newcastle to the Leas in South Shields.
Find out more about travel information , car parking and public transport for the Great North Run 2016.
Make the most of your visit to the North East by taking time to explore the home of the Morrisons Great North Run seaside finish.
Please find listed the opening times for some of our main attractions.
We have a great choice of restaurants, cafes and bars to help you refuel after the Run, all within a short distance of the finish line!