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Elite Wheelchair and Para Athletes Fields

Elite Men's Wheelchair Field

DAVID WEIR (GBR)
David Weir
Born: 5/6/1979
Half Marathon PB: 41:19 (Great North Run, GBR, 2018)
The Vitality Big Half record: 2nd 2018 (52:17)
SIMON LAWSON (GBR)
Simon Lawson
Born: 7/6/1982
Half Marathon PB: 43:06 (Great North Run, GBR, 2014)
The Vitality Big Half record: First appearance
JOHN BOY SMITH (GBR)
John Boy Smith
Born: 27/11/1989
Half Marathon PB: 43:34 (Great North Run, GBR, 2018)
The Vitality Big Half record: 3rd 2018 (52:19)

Full Elite Men's Wheelchair Field

NAME COUNTRY
David Weir Great Britain
Brent Lakatos Canada
Michael McCabe Great Britain
Simon Lawson Great Britain
Danny Sidbury Great Britain
John Boy Smith Great Britain

Elite Women's Wheelchair Field

MEL NICHOLLS (GBR)
Mel Nicholls
Born: 17/7/1977
Half Marathon PB: 53:39 (Great North Run, GBR, 2014)
The Vitality Big Half record: First appearance
EDEN RAINBOW-COOPER (GBR)
Eden Rainbow-Cooper
Born: 17/5/2001
Half Marathon PB: 63:37 (Manchester, GBR, 2018)
The Vitality Big Half record: First appearance

Full Elite Women's Wheelchair Field

NAME COUNTRY
Mel Nicholls Great Britain
Eden Rainbow-Cooper Great Britain
Shelly Woods Great Britain
Lizzie Williams Great Britain