Future Longer Races


Date Race  Description Website
3/12/2017 Doorstep Marathon and half Marathon Organised by Sunderland Strollers this marathon and Half marathon takes place on a  flat tarmac course.  Closing date 29th November Details
6/1/2018 Sir Titus Trot Marathon, 20 mile and Half Marathon road races at Saltaire alongside the canal Race Full link to site
6/1/2018 Kielder Winter Trail 10 Trail race The kielder 10 mile is open to all abilities and follows trails through Kielder Forest and section of the old railway line.  The event base is Kielder Castle visitor centre.  Entries are via the Si site. Sientries.co.uk
14/1/2018 York  Brass monkey Half Marathon Race is now full    Website
14/1/2018 High Fell of Hedgehope H M The route takes a direct path up Hedgehope to the summit.  This is an event for experienced Fell runners able to handle the tough conditions http://highfellevents.co.uk
11/2/2018 Frostbite 30/15 Trail Race now Full 30 mile and 15 mile ultra Trail race around the Pateley Bridge area.  The 15mile is 1 lap and the 30mile 2 laps.  live timing with results print out T shirt and medal for all finishers and as much cake tea and coffee as you can handle On-line entry link

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18/2/2018 Marriott’s Way Marathon and 1/2 Marathon The route follows Marriott’s way from Norwich to Aylsham online Entry
25/2/2018 Slathwaite Slog 3 distances Marathon 20m and half marathon along a flat course Entry details
4/3/2018 Glaisdale Rigg Arnecliffe Arms Glaisdale 8.5 mile Fell run. £6 Entry on the day the contact for additional information can be obtained from Malcolm Peggs email  philpeggs@hotmail.co.uk website
 4/3/2018  Haweswater Half Marathon Organised by Eden runners this looks like one worth considering if you looking for an early marathon info Entry
10/3/2018 Chester Ultra actually 52 miles Gold, Bronze or silver medal for finishers depending on time.  Race is limited to 250 and the start time is 6am so not one club members can travel down on the day to on-line Entry
18/3/2018 Thirsk 10M Race now full Organised by Thirsk and SowerbyHarriers Details
18/3/2018 Blakey Blitze 17km Fell run starting at lion inn Blakey. race info from Robert Lillie email bob.lillie@outlook.com £5 Entry on day only website
18/3/2018 Wigan Half Marathon Flat course starting and finishing in Wigan Town centre entry and information
18/3/2018 Northumberland Half Marathon An undulating course with Mile markers from Kirkley Hall Ponteland. Organised by Run Nation Information and link to Registration
24/3/2018 Coniston 14 This is a race around Coniston Water Get more  details or to register
 25/3/2018  Kielder Dark Skies  26.5 mile night run.  This is a very popular race and typically fills up very quickly http://darkskiesrun.com
8/4/2018  Sheffield 1/2 Marathon City centre Start and Finish and attracting 1000s of runners  this race is said to fill up quite fast Half marathon
15/4/2018 Vale of York 10M Fast Flat course along traffic free roads Vale of York 10M
29/4/2018 Hardmoors Marathon and half Marathon Closing date for this race is given as April 15th but odds are it’ll be full before that date Entry link
29/4/2018 Stirling Scottish Marathon closing date is provisionally 29 Jan. The route means this should be a good one to enter Stirling Marathon
5/5/2018 Roche Abbey (maltby) 3 longer races to run alongside the 5K & 10k they are half marathon, 20 mile and Marathon Distances more information here entry link here
6/5/2018 Keswick Half Marathon Said by the organisers to be one of the most scenic routes with great views (which probably means steep hills). information Entry/Registration
13/5/2018 Sunderland half marathon Not much information on this one but at least its quite local. basic info on race at this  page Entry
13/5/2018 Montane Howgills 26 Trail Marathon and half marathon at Sedbergh.  This is a tough one so not for the faint hearted. Details and Entry
13/5/2018 Leeds Half Marathon one of the oldest major road races in the UK and has a City Centre Start entry link
13/5/2018  Ripon 10 Multi Terrain 10 mile race organised by Ripon Runners ac details or Entry
20/5/2018 Manchester Half Marathon Organised by the same people that organise the Great N. Run Details
20/5/2018 Ravenscar Half marathon Although quite local to our club this one doesn’t seem very popular going by last years entry.  That said the course looks good and definitely worth considering Entry and details
 20/5/2018  ASICS Windermere Marathon  A marathon run entirely within a UNESCO World Heritage site . Website says there are magnificent view which normally is code for hills but then it is in the lake district!  Start and finish is at Brathway Hall along closed roads Brathay Marathon
27/5/2018 Edinburgh Marathon and Half Marathon  There’s a new route for 2018 taking runners through the old town but it remains a fast and flat marathon Register
2/6/2018 Grassmere 17K Entries opened in November 2017 and are expected to close in May 2018 Race Details and Entry
3/6/2018 Huddersfield Marathon  Single lap for half Marathon and 2 laps for the Marathon.  This race is limited to 600 and entry is allocated on a first come first served basis.  There’s also a family fun run at this event link
3/6/2018 Lakeland trails Marathon and half These are no ordinary Marathons, they are super tough so if your up for a serious challenge here it is.  Both start and finish at Coniston Hall landing point. Further information and entry
10/6/2018 Durham Coast Half Marathon Organised by the National Trust along Crimdon Beach area for Facebook page search Durham Coast Half Marathon  Entry and information
1/7/2018 Halifax Marathon half marathon The course will be one lap for half marathon and two for the marathon.  The organisers say there will be entertainment for runners along the route?  Entry limit is 300 and on a 1st come 1st served.  Entry to this marathon is now open  Go to the entry page
8/7/2018 lakeland trails Ultra 55K -14K and 23K These are tough trail races but with a distance to suit most runners.  The 14k and 23K and new for this year.  Be warned though the 55K is nearer 60K and take the runners over some challenging mountains more information and entry
7/10/2018 Chester Marathon This is another very popular Marathon that will fill up fast Enter
 14/10/2018  Yorkshire Marathon Reputed to be the second only to the London Marathon Entry is not yet available but pre-registration is available without payment until your entry is confirmed pre-entry registration
 4/11/2018  Derwentwater 10M  Race HQ is at Keswick and the route loops clockwise around Derwentwater entirely on tarmac.  Be aware that the first 4M is along a road that could be busy. Entry Details