Future 5 & 10K Races


Date Race and Distance Description and link
 25 April  Neptune Relays  “Venue is the Hardwick Country Park.” “Men’s teams (including vets) will start at 1845 and other teams will start at 1855 – these start times may change on the evening.” “Start/finish is next to the Temple.” “Four stage relays.” “Open to teams of four runners.” “Stages of 1.7M (approx.) and fully timed over trails and paths around the Serpentine River and the Lake.”  Entry on the Day Facebook page with additional information
29 April Chase the kite 10K trail  The Red Kite Runners club has been going only 2 years yet is thriving.  This is the second time they’ve run this race, its a trail race uses the scenic Derwent Walk Country Park, Gateshead.  Would be good to support this one Details
29 April  Hardmoors Wainstones 10K Now Full Same day and location as the Hardmoors 26.2 Wainstones so if you’re looking for a shorter trail race with the same great atmosphere here’s the link 
29 April Sand Dancer 10K (Multi Terrain) claimed to be one of the most beautiful local races along coastal paths and cliff tops on the Leas in South Shields and finishes in Gypsies Green Stadium. Entry
29 April  Fountains 10K The venue for this is Ripon Fountains CE school Details Entry
5 May  Lakeland Trails Staveley 10K & 5K Entry Closed last of the Spring series of 10K & 5K races more info 
6 May  Kirbymoorside 10k not much info on this one but what details there are and the entry link Details
6 May  Roche Abbey 5K and 10K  This race takes place at Roche Abbey in Maltby race  information here Entery link
7 May Tees Barrage 10K Organised by Muddy Roads this is a flat fast course Details
9 May Redcar Pie and Peas 5 mile   Locke Park Redcar Details and Entry link is on the bottom of this page Entry
12 May Kirklees 10K Challenge Route follows paths and tarmac along a canal towpath Enter before April 14 and get a T-shirt which will also been sale at £5 Details
12 May Sheffield Colour Run 5K and 10K colour run at Meadow Hall Sheffield a fun event for all the  family Details
13 May Beverley 10 K Race Full This is the provisional date.  Entries open on 3rd of Feb and are expected to close on the same day so popular is this race Entries
13 May  Sunderland City 10K webpage with event info entry link is here
 15 May  Les Allcorn 10K Alnwick  This mid week race starts at 7pm and is run on private roads and track and is limited to 250 Details
16 May Pinchinthorpe 5K Trail run on fire track through woodland so no real need for trail shoes Details
19 May Sowerby Scorcher 10K Multi terrain circular route starting at the village of Sowerby Details
19 May  Pilling 5K & 10k (Preston)  Flat course and on quiet roads, fully marshalled and signed  race Info Race entry here
20 May  Ravenscar 10K This takes place on the same day as the half marathon and uses part half marathon’s scenic course so as well worth considering Entry can be found here
20 May Whitsun Woodland run Trail run in Wynyard Woodland Park Billingham Further Details
20 May  Pier to Pier 10k (ish) Race Full Start at South Shields Pier and run to Roker Pier Registration
22 May Roseberry Romp  8.2K Fell Race Entry is on the day further Details
23 May Vindolanda 10K A Wednesday night race starting a the entrance to Vindolanda a tough course but the finishers medal is a Roman Coin ! race start is at 7:30pm Details
23 May Clive Cookson 10K Mid week race organised by North Shields Polytechnic running club.  Race start time is 7.15pm Entry Details
24 May Tees Barrage 5K Part of the Stockton Trail summer series start is 7:15  on the day entry but why not register online to speed things up Details
25 May  Odlo Glentress 11 and 5K Friday evening race (6.30pm start) on the Scottish Border Town of Peebles.  Having run this one I can confirm it is a hilly race but a good one Details
26 May  Edinburgh emf 10K This 10K takes place the day before the marathon so its ideal if your in Edinburgh to support a marathon runner. Further information
 27 May   Humber Bridge 10K  Entries are expected to open in March 2018 Start and Finish is from Hessle Rugby Club.  Please note in January this is a provisional date  Entries
27 May Melmerby (Ripon) 10K Described as a underrating but fairly flat course around the village details
27 May Hartlepool Run Fit 5K The route is around Hart village and consists of road and fields Details
27 May  Northallerton 10K Start and Finish in the high street.  Minimum age is 15 and the race is limited to 1000 so is certain to fill up quickly. Start the entry process here
27 May  Druridge Bay 10K Multi Terrain including firm sand Entry
28 May Ilkley 10K Rout is along tracks through woodland, fields and moors, interspersed with some brief road sections. Details
28 May Vitality London 10K This is a Monday Race.  The route is 10K of the Marathon route Staring at the Mall and finishes on Spur Road opposite Buckingham Palace. Details
30 May Daisy Chain 5K  Mostly flat with a few inclines this race takes place at Fallow Farm Norton Details
30 May South Park 5K One of the Darlington Trail series Details
31 May NYMAC 4x1 mile Relay Stewart Park at 7pm See Notice in News section
2 June Galtres 5K Easingwold Popular local race classed as a fun run Details
2 June  Grassmere Gallop 5K and 10K  Entry opened in November 2017 and are excited to close in May 2018 Entry
3 June   Bamburgh 10K  Race organisation is centred around Bamburgh castle click the registration link for more information Registration link
3 June Glaisdale Gallop 4.5M circular route around Glaisdale village Details
3 June Coniston 10K Shortest of 1 of 3 distance races taking place at this venue organised by Lakeland Trails Details
9 June Bendrigg 10K Kendal Not much information at the moment on this one other than its run on quiet undulating roads which in the lakes usually means long steep climbs Details Details
9 June Blaydon Race Race Full This one fills up fast pre registration might help  more details
10 June Hull 10K A flat course great for participants just starting their running journey or more seasoned athletes.  Details
10 June Everyone Active 10K Race Full Starts behind Mermaid Pub, follows a loop on the local roads and then on the Coast Road to Redcar. Completes 2 laps of the Promenade and returns towards Marske, finishing on the Coast Road. Details
13 June   Sandall Beat 10K Trail Race Doncaster  Mid week race starting at 7pm the course is over grass, stone, trail and a short distance of Tarmac so has something for everyone More Info
16 June Silkstone Shuffle Barnsley A hilly off road trail course of around 4.5miles, start time 10.30am, registration at the Silkstone Sports Pavillion. Both pre-registration and on the day registration available. Details
16 June Darrington (Pontefract) 5M Undulating Course Part of the towns Feast N Fayre so should be a good day out Details
17 June Newton Aycliffe 10K Run over closed Undulating roads Details etc
20 June Lordstones 5K Trail A mutli terrain course with a few up hills along the way Details
24 June Run for Jo 6.5K Taking place at Oakwell Hall Birstall West Yorks this is a multi terrain Cross Country run Details
29 June Rydale 10K Organised by Run Nation so you have to log in or create an account which is easy but a bit of a faff on. The race is entirely traffic free along undulating roads within the estate of Ampleforth College.   Detail Page
1 July Harrogate 10K New Course for this year, classed as multi terrain but has 70% on tarmac. Details
1 July Alderley Edge Bypass 10K Chase a PB in Cheshire along closed roads with smooth gentle gradients Details
1 July Ali Brownlee 5K and 2k fun run Starting outside Boro football stadium this is a flat easy run Details
3 July  Bridges of the Tyne 5 Mile Race now full Mid week race limited to 500 Entries will open in February 2018 this one fills up very quickly relevant link will be put here when entries open.
7 July Serpent Trail 10K The 10k running race is the last 10k of the Serpent Trail’s southern end to Petersfield and is a mix of sandy heathland paths, woodland tracks plus quiet country roads. Entry Details
 15 July  Hexham 10 and 5K  Fully closed roads for this one informaton Entry Page
15 July  Burnley 10K one of the smaller 10K races in terms of entry numbers but still a good one entry
18 July Durham City Run 5K and 10K An Evening Race Through the city Streets.  Medal; T-shirt and goody bag for all finishers Info and link to entry 
22 July Castle Howard 10K 1 lap mainly off road within the grounds of Castle Howard.  At present there appears to be no information or mention of this race until you click the 1/2 Marathon continue button but it is taking place Entry Page and scroll down to Castle Howard Run Series but for just details of the course click here and scroll down the page.  It actually describes the 2 laps of the marathon but I’m informed the 10K is basically 1 of these laps Entry Page
 25 July  Darlington Rocket 5K  One of a series of 8 Wednesday evening events this one is a mixture of tarmac and woodland paths  Details
29 July Tenby 10K If you happen to be on holiday around this part of Pembroke at this time this is a great 10K race, probably one of the best road 10Ks I’ve done Details
5 Aug. Rosedale 10k Part of the Hardmoor Rosedale Trail Marathon circular routes starting from Hutton Le Hole Village Hall for:- 10k; Marathon and half Marathon
Entry Details
11 Aug. Gateshead Trail 10K The start / finish area in Blaydon rugby club This is a fast course with only a few ascents Details
18 Aug. Hardmoors Nab 5K & 10K Trail Trail Race visiting Eston Nab Details
30 Aug. NYMAC Tom Wall Relays NYMAC Tom Wall relays – Thursday August 30th 2018. Details to follow
2 Sept. Wetherby 10K Friendly 10K road race with a commemorative mug for all finishers Details
2 Sept. Tees Pride 10K Course is flat and traffic free.  Now in its 14th year with loads of on-going entertainment for runners and spectators further details
8 Sep Great Tees 10K Flat course following the river Tees. Details and Entry link
23 Sep. Sheffield 10K Staged in partnership with Sheffield City Council, this 10K has a fantastic course right through the heart of the Steel city. Details
30 Sept Wynyard Hall 10K & 2K Trail run around the grounds of Wynyard Hall Details
7 Oct Turnpike Trot and Rabbit Run 10K & 5K One of the  Hardmoors race series so could fill up fast.  Both events are staged in the beautiful North York Moors amongst some of the most stunning scenery in the UK. Each Trail Race is well marked and marshalled so no navigational skills are needed.  Details
14 Oct.  Sheffield City 10K Venue is Rother Park, note  parking is £5   Further Details & Entry
21 Oct Osmotherley 10 K A circular route starting at Osmotherley Information
21 Oct  McCain Yorkshire Coast 10K This is the provisional date given by the club.  Entry is not yet open but keep an eye on this race because it will fill up fast. link to club
28 Oct Hexham 10k The course starts on the outskirts of Hexham and is designed for a fast 10k, this event has been added to our events list for those looking for a flatter/faster run. Detail
11 Nov. Hardmoors Gothland 10K Race Full Shorter version of the Hardmoors 26.2 and half marathon routes.  This one fills up extremely fast so if your considering it don’t hang back Details
8 Dec Langdale Pudding race The road race follows an undulating route, out and back along the stunning Great Langdale valley, but its no easy course the organisers idea of undulating caught me out last year this is a tough course, but you do get a family size Christmas pudding ! Entry
9 Dec Hardmoors Roseberry Topping 10K Race Full Circular trail route Details
27 Jan 2019 X Border 10K The route takes you from Carisle to Gretna. Details