With over 100,000 application but only 54,000 places available, it is easy to see why a black market for Bupa Great North Run has emerged.
The Northern Echo has an interesting story of how race places are selling at Ebay for this Sunday’s Bupa Great North Run.
Dozens of places for this Sunday’s event are on sale on internet auction website eBay.
One place was advertised at £80 – nearly double the official entry cost.
Reports the Website
I checked Ebay and I found a female entry place for a female runner, as of the time it had attracted 7 bids and selling at $47