20 photos AJ Bell Junior and Mini Great North Run

20 pictures from the junior Great North Run as children pave the way for Sunday's half marathon

These impressive youngsters were among the thousands due to take part in the Junior and Mini Great North Run events on yesterday.

All mini races were 1.2km long while the junior events took place over a 4km course.

The popular events have become a key part of the Great North Run weekend, taking place ahead of the half marathon on Sunday.

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