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Can you see yourself in our Great East Run photo gallery?

PUBLISHED: 14:04 16 September 2018 | UPDATED: 08:37 17 September 2018

The top three at the Great East Run, from left, Suffolk-based runner-up Andrew Rooke, race winner Henry Pearce and James Reeder.  Picture: SONYA DUNCAN

The top three at the Great East Run, from left, Suffolk-based runner-up Andrew Rooke, race winner Henry Pearce and James Reeder. Picture: SONYA DUNCAN

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Thousands of people ran through the streets of Ipswich today for the Simplyhealth Great East Run - can you see anyone you know in the pictures?

Helen Davies crosses the finish-line as the leading lady at Sunday's Simplyhealth Great East Run, in her home town of Ipswich. Picture: SONYA DUNCANHelen Davies crosses the finish-line as the leading lady at Sunday's Simplyhealth Great East Run, in her home town of Ipswich. Picture: SONYA DUNCAN

More than 3,500 runners laced up their boots and took on the half marathon.

Determined runners began their challenge on Russell Road, went through the town centre, on to Holywells Park, along the Waterfront, out of the centre passing Fox’s Marina, Suffolk Food Hall and under the Orwell Bridge. The finish line was then on the practice pitch at Ipswich Town FC’s Portman Road stadium.

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Winner Henry Pearce
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Read more: When will the roads re-open again after the Great East Run?

Hundreds of spectators also filled the streets of Ipswich to show their support for the runners. The atmosphere was brilliant with cheers, posters of encouragement and never ending high fives as participants passed.

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Have we captured you pacing through the town or offering high fives? Make sure you share this article with people who took part.

Read more: Watch the Great East runners pacing through Ipswich

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Great East Run Participants passing through the centre of Ipswich Picture: SONYA DUNCANGreat East Run Participants passing through the centre of Ipswich Picture: SONYA DUNCAN

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One youngster waits for her mum to pass through Picture: SONYA DUNCANOne youngster waits for her mum to pass through Picture: SONYA DUNCAN

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Runners passing down the waterfront Picture: SONYA DUNCANRunners passing down the waterfront Picture: SONYA DUNCAN

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Great East Run participants on the Waterfront Picture: MEGAN ALDOUSGreat East Run participants on the Waterfront Picture: MEGAN ALDOUS

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