Leeds Abbey Dash 2018: The photos you’ll only understand if you took part

PICS: Jonathan Gawthorpe
PICS: Jonathan Gawthorpe
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They pounded the pavements, pushing themselves to the limit for worthy causes during one of the city’s most popular races.

And the lung-busting efforts of more than 10,000 people helped to raise funds for charity as Leeds once again hosted the YEP-backed Abbey Dash 10K run.

Crowds of excited spectators lined the streets along The Headrow in the city centre awaiting the arrival of friends, family, colleagues and loved ones as they looped around the course towards the finish line during the annual race.

And our photographer was on hand to capture all the action - showcased in these terrific photos.