Future 5 & 10K Races

Date Race and Distance Description and link  
23 March Langsett  Trail 10K (Sheffield) Run Full The race will twist and wind you through some beautiful forest hard packed trails, followed by some nice climbs with a fantastic downhill to the finish. The course is fully marked and marshalled so no need for navigation. Details
23 March Leeds & Liverpool canal canter 10K Race Full As the name suggests this is an out and back canter on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal. The route will start and finish at Kirkstall about 2.5 miles outside the centre of Leeds. Details
24 March Ropner Park 5K (Stockton on Tees) A trail 5K through the trees and along undulating paths.  This is part of the Stockton winter Trail 5K series.  Entry on the day  Details on Facebook
24 March Wakefield 10K Race Full The Wakefield 10k and 1k Mini Run all take place in Thornes Park Athetics Stadium and Thornes Park. Details
31 March ELvington 5 Mile Flier (York) Race Full The sell out Elvington Flyer is returning for a second year.  The event takes place at Elvington Airfield actually on the runway itself. Details
6 April The Gloworm Neon night 5K & 10K (Sheffield) Bright lights! Big City! Sheffield’s ANNUAL spectacular neon night race – full of atmosphere and fabulous neon lights. FREE neon for every runner – come and light up the canal with us. The route is totally runner/ family/wheelchair/pram friendly with frequent refreshments and friendly marshals. Details
7 April  Race the Castle 10k (Lancaster) The Race to the Castle 10K is a new race which will see runners charging to the Lancaster Castle completing a loop around the battlements before heading for home Details of this and other in the series
7 April Glenlivet 10K Therace route is set in the  Cairngorms National Park. Billed as ‘the most beautiful run in Scotland’ the race route takes runners around the beautiful scenery of Glenlivet. Details
7 April Lincoln 10K The route is flat and fast, so perfect of a PB, Starting at Yarborough Leisure Centre, the course goes some of the city’s historic landmarks, including the Lincoln Cathedral, University Campus and Roman Walls. Eventually finishing at the towering Cathedral. Details
7 April Hamsterley 10K The Hamsterley 10K leads runners from gentle forest paths to forest trails that will test endurance levels. Details
10th April The Rocket 5K Darlington The trail is open to any level of ability from a club runner to a recreation runner. This route offers a mix of terrain from tarmac to woodland. It is mainly flat and fast but with a few cheeky inclines. Details
10 April Spring Coast Rd. 5K  5K run along Redcar coast Rd. starting at Redcar Rugby club Details
13 April Cragside 10K Run Northumberlands most popular 10k race takes place once again at the National Trust venue. The course includes a 4km climb from 3.7km to 7.7km (climbing almost 100m) then coming back down to the finish outside the visitor centre Details
13 April Hawkshead 10K Trail The routes take in the infamous, mile long, near vertical, killer climb of the “Coffin Trail”! Underfoot conditions are generally good, particularly for those used to off-road running. Details
19 April Mermaid 10K Race Full Race Full
20 April The Isle Cross 5.5 miles             (cockermouth) A Multi-terrain race of approximately 5.5 miles with a mix of road, trail and footpath (grass) All finishers. Easter Egg for all finishers Details
20 April Run Durham Hamsterley 10K The Hamsterley 10k takes place in the Forest Drive which is largely flat, the race turns and comes back to the start/finish area at the Nest Car park near the middle of the Hamsterley Forest drive Details
21 April Darlington Easter 5K Multi Terrain 5K in south Park Darlington Details
21 April Helmsley 10K Multi Terrain The Helmsley 10k is a multi-terrain race partly on road, and partly on forestry track and footpaths and fields. Starts at the Sports and Community Centre, Baxton Lane, Helmsley Details
21 April  N. Tyneside 10K road Race Race Full This one usually  fills quite fast.  It takes in a long stretch of Coastline before finishing at St. Mary’s lighthouse.  Chip timing, goody bag and T-shirt Entry fee £17 Entry information and link to entry
21April Easter Eggstravaganza 5K K10K (Medowhall Sheffield) A scenic, fast and flat out-and-back route great for PBs. Easter egg hunt along the way; Parking, toilets and facilities very close by Details
24 April Preston Park 5K Trail Entry is on the day with Registration between 1800 – 1845 the race starts at 7pm Facebook Details
27 April Run Durham Hamsterley Forest 10K Race takes place in the forest drive which is mainly flat, Start and finish is at Nest Park near the middle of Hamsterley Forest Drive Details
28 April Washington Trail 10K Race Full Washington Trail 10k winds its way around the James Steel Park and follows woodland trails along the banks of the River Wear Details and Entry
4 May Staveley5K and 10K Trail The trail climbs out from Staveley above the Kentmere valley, before returning along the valley and through ancient woodland, then  climbing Reston Scar before the descent back into Staveley village. Details
5 May Kirbymoorside 10K The race is based right in the centre of Kirkbymoorside, starting and finishing in the same location. The finish is a wonderful downhill stretch along the High Street and spectators line the street and encourage finishers all the way to the end. Details
5 May Gear 10K (Kings Lynn) The Grand East Anglia Run (GEAR) 10K, always attracts a capacity entry.  It follows a scenic route that features the town centre, River Ouse pathway and many Walks and impressive landmarks including the Custom House, Red Mount and Greyfriars Tower. Details
11 May Brecon Beacon 10K Challenge At £30 entry not one of the cheapest Trail 10Ks but it does have a good reputation Details
11 May Kirklees 10K (huddersfield) Circular course starting and finishing at Cathedral House, following the canal towpath from the end of St. Thomas Road to Linthwaite and back. Details
12 May Raby Castle 10K Hosted by Teesdale Athletic Club takes place in the Grounds of Raby Castle.  Not much information on this one Details
12 May Run Sunderland 10K quite flat coastal route.  Medal, T-shirt and goody bag details
19 May Dalby Forest 10K The terrain in Dalby Forest is very dramatic and rugged. With climbs, descents, viewpoints and hidden trails, the 10km route Details
19 May Great Manchester 10K With an entry fee of £38 it’s a bit too rich for many, on the plus side the race is along closed roads and does have a great atmosphere. Details
19 May Fountains 10K The Fountains 10K is a great event for runners of all abilities starting from the village of Grantley, near Ripon. It’s an undulating route that takes in quiet country roads, off-road trails and scenic moorland within Nidderdale. This race is also excellent value check it out Details
19 May
Ravenscar 10K Starting from Ravenscar Village Hall along part of the route of the half marathon route Details & Entry
 19 May  Cookridge run 10k (W. Yorks) A flat, scenic, multi-terrain course containing one grass hill half way round the route


22 May The Pine Forest 5K Trail This takes place in Flatts Lane Country Park and is hosted by Muddy Roads so is sure to be well organised and fun. Registration 18:00 – 18:45 Visitors Centre Race starts at 19:00 Facebook Details
26 May Humber Bridge 10K The Humber Bridge 10K road race is organized by the City of Hull Athletic Club, which starts from Hessle Rugby Club on the north bank of the Humber estuary, proceeds through the streets for almost 2 km before joining the East pathway of the Humber Bridge. After reaching the far end at Barton, the route then switches to the West pathway for the return leg, and retraces the road route back, to finish at the rugby club. Details
26 May Run Fit 10K Trail A true all ability trail race at Hartlepool Details
26 May Northallerton 10K Race start and finish in the high street. Entry fee includes usual chip timing, bottled water and T-Shirt plus your time messaged direct to you which at £16 seems a fair price compared to some 10K races Details
26 May Whitsun Woodland Run (5mile)
Second of 3 Local Trail runs organised by Billingham Marsh House Harriers.  These are usually well attended and enjoyable
29 May Baydale Beck 5K  Part of the Darlington 5K series, following an undulating multi terrain course Details
29 May Vindolanda 10K (Hexham)
This is an evening race (7:30pm) it’s a challenging course on hilly roads, starting and finishing at the Roman Fort of Vindolanda, near Bardon Mill.  All finishers will receive a medal.
2 June Run Northumberland Bamburgh  10K
fast and flat course starts and finishes in Bamburgh, near the historic North East Landmark of Bamburgh Castle. Chip timing will be used on this accurately measured route. All finishers will receive a medal
2 June Hull 10K
A flat route making it suitable for both novice and seasoned runners alike, it’s easy to see why it has grown into one of the region’s most popular 10Ks
2 June 10K mini Marathon
Starting and finishing at Coniston Hall Landing Point, on the shores of Coniston Water the phrase Mini marathon seems like marketing spin by Lakeland Trails for this one.  It takes place at the time and place of their Marathon and 1/2 Marathon hence the term mini Marathon nevertheless the10K is a good route even if the term Marathon linked to it is dubious
5 June Run Durham Dalton Park 5 Mile
midweek summer 5 miler on a flat and fast course finishing in the Dalton Park Retail Centre car park
12 June Pinchinthorpe 5K Trail The route is all on fire track so normal running shoes can be worn. This is an undulating course with a few up hills and great downhills. Facebook Details
16 June Aycliffe 10K Fully closed ciruit, undulating 10K road race with chip timing, good marshalling, water stations and kilometre markers along the route, you will have everything you need to have a great running experience. Details
16 June Pudsey Legal 10K
organised by Pudsey Pacers RC it follows a scenic, undulating, one lap course on public roads and tracks. Entry on the day available if the race is not full Details here
on-line Entry Details
26 June Run Northumbria Kirkley 10k
This is an undulating course on local roads looping through Kirkley and Ogle, finishing on the Equestrian Drive at Kirkley Hall.
30 June Run Northumbria Coquet 10K
Taking place on the same day as the Coquet half marathon and will finish at the Riverside Park with the half marathon finishers. The route is an out and back flat and fast course – jusing the last 5km of the half marathon route. The finish is the same as the half marathon
30 June Lindley 10K
The route rises from 218 mtrs at start to 286 mtrs at 3k,then 142 mtrs at 8k then back to 218 mtrs at the finish.
Lidget Street is closed to traffic for start and finish.
Entry Page
 30 June  Run Harrogate 10K This is the provisional date, it’s a multi-terrain course but with 70% undulating tarmac road. this race is not the same as the Harrogate 10K  2018 details of the Run Harrogate are here Facebook Page
6 July InterStellar 10K Run (York) The event starts and finishes at the Askham Bar Park and Ride in York, where there is free parking and toilet facilities. Entry open now Details
7 July Yarm 5K Fun Run  Starting at Conyers school and finishing at Snaith’s field (Bently wynd) 

details on Facebook

 7 July  Leeds 10K Leeds 10K is the original legacy run of the late Jane Tomlinson, who took on a series of endurance challenges to raise nearly £2m for charity despite battling terminal cancer. Details
7 July Kilburn Feast This is a road race of approximately 7 miles so falls between this page and the longer race page.  Here’s the Facebook page Home page
10 July Run Northumberland Stamfordham 10K Stamfordham 10k is a midweek run that takes in a picturesque rural route looping through Dalton and Dissington on a largely flat course with some steady inclines and a downhill 1km to the finish. Details
14 July Hexham 10K Part of the Hexham running Festival the route is along closed roads with plenty of entertainment for supporters Details 
21 July Burnley 10K Starting and finishing at Towneley Park the race is on mixed terrain  mainly on Closed  roads but  with some grass and hard paths Details
21 July Castle Howard 10k Multi Surface 10 K around the local village and Castle Howard grounds Details
25 July Durham 10K and 5K The race starts and finishes at Palace Green between the Cathedral and Castle. Route is along Durham’s cobbled paths Details
28 July Redcar 5k & 10k road race This is a new event on a flat fully closed road circuit in Redcar Town Centre. It will follow the thrilling Redcar Triathlon which will take place earlier in the day. The circuit that will be used is the same 5k circuit as  used for the triathlon bike section taking in The Esplanade, The Crescent and a circuit of the Redcar Cricket ground. Details
28 July Run Yorkshire Ryedale 10K and 5K This race starts and finishes at Ampleforth College and uses roads and tracks within the estate, lending itself to a great traffic free route for runners. The 10k is 1 lap of the estate Details
4 August York 10K Fast flat course around York Details
4 August Ray Harrison Memorial 10K Road Race Final race of the Billingham Marsh House Harriers Series.  It’s local, well organised and enjoyable. Details
14 August Run Northumberland Nunnykirk 10K popular and challenging 10k rewards all finishers with a locally produced Pie and the finest local ale!!! Details
17 August Run Durham Dalton Park 10K and 5K Starting in the Dalton Park Shopping Outlet, this fast 10km route uses the Shopping Outlet and a disused road with a small climb at 1.5k and a 1.5mile trail path. Details
18 August Branches and Bay 10K The route takes you through the Durham Wildlife Trust and National Trust managed woodland of Hawthorn Dene. Then the running of the Bays of Hawthorn Hive and The Blast Beach. Finishers get a medal and choice of Buff or Mug Details
1 Sept  Middlesbrough 5K and 10 A flat and fast route which provides a great running experience FOR ALL ages and abilities! Details
1 Sept. Wetherby 10K A fast, flat scenic route with 1,000 runners. The race is Gold-Graded by the British Association of Road Race and was the BARR National WInner of the Bill Reynolds Memorial Trophy 2014. The Wetherby Mini-Marathon (entry on the day only) is held alongside the 10K. Celebrate ‘A Cracking little Yorkshire run’ with the commemorative mug for all finishers. Details
Sept. 7 Poacher Run 10K & 5K Bit far to go but highly recommended. The Border Reiver Trail Series (BRTS) will be kicking off with the Poacher Run on 7th September 2019. There will be an option of a 10km or a 5km route, both staring and finishing in Kelso. Facebook Details
Sept 7 Simple Health Great north city games 10K 10K loop along the River Tees.  Entries not yet open but you can register an interest now. Pre Entry Register
22 Sept. Run Northumberland Matfen 10K

A popular 10k run on local country roads around Matfen Village, Ryal and returning on the loop to finish on the outskirts of the village – walking distance to race registration and Matfen Hall.

22 Sept. Sheffield 10K

Runners will take a city centre route, starting in Arundel Gate, and  on along Charter Row then along Ecclesall Road, before skirting the edges of Endcliffe Park.it then continues along Riverdale Road, along Endcliffe Vale Road, close to the Botanical Gardens, then travels down Brocco Bank and back to the city centre finish.

29 Sept. McCain Yorkshire Coast 10K Well known and popular race along the Scarborough sea front. Entries open 1st June and will fill up VERY fast Details
29 Sept Zetland 10K This is a provisional date and the race is part of the Redcar running festival.  The route is part of the 1/2 Marathon course along the sea front Run Britain Entry Page
6 October Penshaw 10K The race claims to have everything you would want in a Trail Race. Great views set on lovely trails. The route as undulating, and is brutal for a 10k.  Finisher get Medal and choice of buff or mug  Details
 6 Oct  Turnpike Trot 10K and Rabbit Run 5K Trail

Part of the Hardmoors Race Series the Turnpike Trot 10k Trail Race and the Rabbit Run 5k Trail Race. Both have well marked and marshalled so no navigational skills are needed.

12 Oct Run Scotland Loch Rannoch 10K Out and back 10k on a flat shoreline road alongside Loch Rannoch starting and finishing in Weller Poley Park, in Kinloch Rannoch. Details
13 Oct. Sheffield City 10K not much Course info on this one so use the link here for the map and other information Link
27 October 10K trail Hart village  From beginners to the most experienced Trail runners and everyone else inbetween.  With no time limit or cut off you can take as long as you need to complete the course.The route is off road on Trails in & around Hart Village. Details
27 Oct. Locke Park 5 Mile (Redcar) 5 X 1mile laps around the park.  There are 2 separate  races – men only followed by Women only Details
3 Nov. Gunpowder Plot 10K (York) a 2 lap route around York Knavesmire. It is a path and grass course.  It is flat and completely off road. This one fills up fast Details
8 Dec. Roseberry Topping 10K Trail Circular routes for Marathon/Half Marathon/10k
All routes will be signed but runners most carry the below attached route map and a race route description 
23 Feb 2020 Daleman 10K Trail This one will fill up very fast after entries are open. The race takes place at the Dalemain Estate near Ullswater in the Lake District. It starts and finishes in the court yard of Dalemain House Details