Leeds 10K: Live updates as hundreds of runners swarm city centre and Rob Burrow takes ‘lap of honour’

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The 2023 Leeds 10K is back today with hundreds of runners taking on the race including Rob Burrow and his family - we are on site with the latest updates.

Thousands gathered outside the University of Leeds' Parkinson Steps on Sunday (June 18) to take on one the Leeds 10K honouring the legacy of Jane Tomlinson.

The Leeds 10k race saw runners take off from the Parkinson Steps and finish on the Headrow, while the mini and junior marathons finishes at the starting location.

Among those taking part in the race was Rob Burrow MBE and his family doing a lap of honour.

Our reporter Dennis Morton was at the race this morning reporting on all the action.

Live updates and crowd reactions from city centre as Leeds 10K is back for the 2023 edition

Some runners have taken to the streets wearing fancy dress

Leeds Rhinos legend Rob Burrow has arrived at the Parkinson Steps alonside his wife Lindsey, ahead of his ‘lap of honour’.

Here’s some footage captured by our reporter at the scene, showing runners in Leeds city centre.

‘Fancy dress turnout is strong'

Rob Burrow and his family prepare for race

Rob, pictured with his children and wife Lindsey, will set off in the next 10 minutes.

Leeds Mini and Junior race about to start

Rob Burrow sets off with his family

Rob Burrow and his family cross the finish line

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