FREE Great North Talks start this Friday 24th September at 6.00pm with
Brendan Foster, founder and Chairman of the Bupa Great North Run, in
conversation about the world's largest half-marathon.
Great North Talks bring together a group of people closely connected
with the Bupa Great North Run to give a unique insight into the world's
Friday 24th Sept, 6-8pm
Foster, Chairman of the Bupa Great North Run, talks about the origins
and development of a North East fun run into the world's largest
Wednesday 29th Sept, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Newton, Managing Director of Nova International, who organise the Great
North Run, talks about sports marketing and branding this major event
Saturday 2nd October, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Nigel Gough, Great North Run Race Director takes us behind the scenes of the big day...
Saturday 9th October, 4-5pm
Celebrated writer David Almond, best known for his award-winning book Skellig, talks about his story Harry Miller’s Run, created especially for Great North Run Culture in 2008
These talks are FREE but booking is advised. Please call 0191 222 6765 to reserve your place.