Great South Run 2019 photos - All of our best pictures from the Portsmouth run

Tens of thousands of runners took part in this year’s Great South Run.

Saturday, 26th October 2019, 10:11 am
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The event, which was celebrating its 30th year, took place across Portsmouth in glorious autumn conditions. We sent our photographers down to the run, can you spot yourself in our gallery? 

Vanessa Maple, 43, and Gary Skerrat, 55, were running for the Motor Neurone Disease Association.
Great South Run partnership director, David Hart, completed the run

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Sharon Howard, 50, did the Great South Run for the Huntington Disease Association. She has lost her mother, grandmother and uncle to the disease.
Marc Scott winner of the men's elite race. Picture: Chris Moorhouse
Michelle Weston, (left) 43, and friend, Jo Thomson, also 43, ran for Cancer Research UK.
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Runners take on the Great South Run in Portsmouth
Elite men start the Great South Run
Runners take on the Great South Run in Portsmouth
Charles Peach, 55, did the run for the Alzheimer's Society in memory of his mother, Gladis, who died from the condition in 2016.
Timmy Mallett was down in Portsmouth helping to start the races.
Timmy Mallett was down in Portsmouth helping to start the races with his mallet.
L-r, Nick MacBeath, Sarah Moulding, Annie Malone and her son Connor Malone, 16, all local
Some of the elite runners taking part
Lesley Locks, in pink
Bracknell Forest Runners
Gosport Road Runners l-r, Chris Sparshott, Geoff OFlanagan and Adam Crook
Dougal Campbell running for MND association dressed as Elmo
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Runners who participated in the elite women's race.
Top three from this year's elite women's race in the Great South Run
Eilish McColgan winner of the women's elite race in the Great South Run 2019
Timmy Mallett at the start line
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Winner of the men's elite race in the Great South Run 2019 Marc Scott crosses the line
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The top three runners in the men's elite race in the Great South Run 2019
Samantha Taylor was running in memory of Naomi who passed away in January. (201019-008)
l-r Emily Elliott, Ella Moss and Dixie Garbett from the 6th Portsmouth Girl Guides who are volunteering. (201019-007)
Hi-5 Runners. (201019-005)
Gemma Tavener, Wendy White, Claire Giles and Richard Copeland from Burgess Hill Runners. (201019-003)
l-r Debbie Pick, Cathy Pittick and Sue Richards from the Rowans Hospice fundraising team. (201019-002)
Portsmouth College Combined Cadet Force who were volunteering to provide drinks and run bags. (201019-001)
The start. (201019-006)
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Orange wave starts. (201019-043)
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Watching and cheering the start of the orange wave run. (201019-037)
Orange wave walking to the start line. (201019-036)
Orange wave walking to the start line. (201019-034)
Orange wave walking to the start line. (201019-033)
Orange wave set off. (201019-032)
Orange wave walking to the start. (201019-031)
Pace setters. (201019-030)
Team from Cosham Fire Station. (201019-028)
The team from Cosham Fire Station have a group talk before the run. (201019-029)
Cosham Fire Station team starts in the Orange wave. (201019-045)
Cosham Fire Station team starts in the Orange wave and gets hit by Timmy Mallett's mallet. (201019-046)
David Parish who was running for the Royal British Legion. (201019-027)
Team from Harwin Engineering Company. (201019-025)
Portsmouth News team who were running for Rowans Hospice. (201019-024)
Sarah Standing and Mohammed Sadik. (201019-023)
Portsmouth News team and staff and volunteers from Rowans Hospice who were all running for Rowans Hospice. (201019-022)
Catherine Wonnacott and Shona Rust from Hampshire Police were running as burglars on behalf of Children with Cancer charity. (201019-014)
A team of friends who are "running for the LOLs" in the run village. (201019-015)
Nicole Arnold and her boyfriend Liam Williams with their special race numbers which represent the years that Nicole's Nan organised the Great South Run from 1991 to 2018.(201019-016)
Ian Darking would be running dressed as Admiral Lord Nelson. (201019-018)
Dan Green, Helen Smallwood, Steve Webster and Sean Bendell were running on behalf of The Elizabeth Foundation. (201019-013)
Running team from MHA outside of the D-Day Story. (201019-012)
Mike Sharpe was running as Pooperman for Chrohn's Disease and Colitis UK. (201019-010)
Mayor of Portsmouth David Fuller with his sister and Andy Vernon as starters.
Aerial pictures of runners in Southsea.
Aerial photos of runners in Southsea
Aerial photos of runners in Southsea
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Elite men's race starts in the Great South Run 2019. (201019-128)
Elite women's winner Eilish Mcolgan. (201019-012)
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