Blackpool athlete set to defend Great North Run title

First published in Athletics

Blackpool Paralympic heroine Shelly Woods may is gearing up for domestic glory as she defends her Great North Run title on Tyneside today.

The 22-year-old wheelchair athlete, who won two medals last month in Beijing, aims to win the race for the second year running on the streets of Newcastle.


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