Here’s when the closing date for Great South Run entries is – and it’s approaching fast

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There is not long left to get entries in for this year’s Great South Run in Portsmouth.

The final time for entering has been revealed by the organisers – and it is Monday, October 15 at 4pm.

The start of the green wave of last year's Great South Run Picture: Vernon Nash

The start of the green wave of last year's Great South Run Picture: Vernon Nash

The Great South Run events are next weekend, including junior races, a 5k and for the first time a canine race for dogs and owners. The 10-mile Great South Run itself is on Sunday.

Runners for the main event have to be 16 or older. 

Anyone who has registered after Thursday needs to collect their pack including race number, magazine and information from an information point in a cabin on Clarence Esplanade next to Southsea skate park, which will be open from 8.30am to 4pm on Saturday and from 7am on the Sunday.

To enter the Great South Run click here.