Olympic gold medallist visits Tyneside

Olympic long jump gold medalist Greg Rutherford was on Tyneside today (Tuesday) to train young athletes on a pop-up running track which was laid in a busy shopping mall.

He will also be competing in the Great North City Games on the Quayside next month where the British will take on the USA.

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2012 Great North CityGames

Organisers of the 2012 Great North CityGames are promising unique, street level athletics on the iconic NewcastleGateshead Quayside.