Barrie McDermott To Appear On BBC Radio Leeds Tonight Ahead Of Great North Run

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Leeds Rhinos legend and current Head of Youth Performance Barrie McDermott will appear on BBC Radio Leeds at 5.50pm tonight (Tuesday) ahead of the Bupa Great North Run on Sunday.

Barrie, will join Harry Potter star Matthew Lewis and Leeds Rugby Foundation Vice President Bob Bowman in taking part in the half-marathon challenge in aid of Leeds Rugby Foundation on Sunday 15th September.

And ahead of the race, fans can listen to Andrew Edwards' interview with Barrie on BBC Radio Leeds via 92.4 FM, 95.3 FM, or 774 MW. They can also listen to online by clicking here.

Fans can show their support for Barrie, Matt Lewis and the rest of the Leeds Rugby Foundation team by visiting

Alternatively they can text, MATT24 and either £3, £5 or £10 to 70070.

A reminder for fans to get their prediction in to @RugbyLeeds and @MattDaveLewis on Twitter before Sunday's run for a chance to win a signed Matt Lewis Run with the Rhinos vest. Don't forget to hash-tag #MattisMagic at the end of your tweet. The winner will be revealed on Monday!

Good Luck!