World champion Christine Ohuruogu to run on Tyneside in Great North City Games


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The Independent Online

The 400 metres world champion Christine Ohuruogu is to compete at this month’s Great North City Games. Fresh from winning gold in Moscow last month, the 29-year-old is to race over 150m in Newcastle/Gateshead on 14 September.

The Great North City Games serves as a prelude to the Great North  Run, which will this year feature the double Olympic and world champion Mo Farah.