Future 5 & 10K Races

Date Race and Distance Description and link  

Friday  20th December.

Run Durham Hamsterley Forest 7K Santa Dash Multi-terrain, undulating and traffic-free.” “Chip timing.” “Medal, Santa hat.” “There are also a Junior Elf Run and a Santa Toddle. Entry Page More Information
Friday 20th December York Winter 10K 10 laps of a 1K cycle circuit in the York Sport village Details and Entry
21 December Saltwell 10K The race uses an  undulating course through parkland and closed roads. It’s a 3 lap race finishing by the lake in Saltwell Park. First run in 1911, the Saltwell 10K is England’s oldest surviving road race. One of the better 10Ks I’ve done. Check out the finishers momentous   Entry
22 Dec. What a Wheeze Christmas Cracker 5K Venue is the cafe in Ropner Park. Stockton it’s a fast, mostly flat course taking in 3 laps of the beautiful Ropner Park – on tarmac.” “Medal.” “Festive Fancy Dress is entirely optional but actively encouraged – there are prizes for our favourite costumes!” More Information and Entry Details
22 Dec. Sheffield 10K Multi terrain The course is relatively flat throughout and takes in footpaths, bridleways, short sections of quiet country lanes, and paths across or along three manicured golf courses! More Information and Entry link
22 Dec Santa 5K Trail Organised by Muddy Roads the venue is at Venue: Preston Park, Yarm Rd, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 3RH  Entry on the day. Registration is open between 9 and 9:45 race starts at 10
29 December Jolly Holly Jog 10K (Ripon) The course is a figure of eight,, multi-terrain. It’s an undulating route mainly on footpaths through parkland. Entry Page
January  Captain Cook Trail 5mile The course can be challenging especially for those recovering from the celebrations.  The Weather may also play it’s part of course  
4 Jan Sir Titus Winter trot 5K & 10K off road Course is alongside the Leeds Liverpool canal in Saltaire, in West Yorkshire. The tow path is great underfoot and hence not too technical More information and Entry Link
4 January Kielder dark sky 10K trail Night run along Kielder Forest Tracks More information and Entry link
5 January Old Monks 10K (Hartlepool) A 5.5 mile multi-terrain race from Hart Village through the dene. Begins on trail and goes into dene, with challenging climbs. Flat tarmac back to the finish so spikes should not be worn More Information
19 January Resolution 10k & 5k (Carlisle) The races use a mixture of quiet country roads which are generally flat or gently undulating. The road surfaces are generally okay. The races will finish directly in front of the racecourse grandstand.” Entry and more information
26 Jan Acklam Acorn 5K Trail  Venue: Acorn Sports Centre, Heythrop Dr, Acklam, Middlesbrough TS5 8QB Registration is open 9 – 9;45 race starts 10am Entry on the Day or Pre-registration for the races is at trailraces.co.uk/register.php
26 January Meltham (tough) 10K (Huddersfield) This race fills up very fast it usually opens end Oct/begining Nov. To enter when open click here https://www.sportsentrysolutions.com/allraces.php Run Britain Entry Page
1 Feb Pately Pie n pint 10K Trail Trial race along the River Nidd, finishers get Medal Pie, beer and cake More information and Entry link
2 February Deer Trail 10K (Derwent valley) The venue in the Tyne Valley will be and will run along paths, woodland trails, buggy tracks, the Wylam Waggonway, the riverside and on the outskirts of  Lee Westwood golf courses. More Information and Entry Details
2 February Manchester 10K & 5K Takes place in Heaton Park Manchester More information and Entry link
February  Dewsbury 10K Out and back course Starting and finishing on the Dewsbury Ring Road adjacent to the Railway Viaduct. Entry Page
8 February Lambton Castle 10K night race Race start is 6pm registration opens 4:50 the race is in the grounds of the Castle More information and Entry details
9 February Run Your Heart Out 10K This race takes place in Scunthorpe along afast, flat route that finishes in the Quibell Park Athletic Stadium,  Entry and more information
February  Muddy Boots 10K Ripon Undulating multi-terrain course through countryside on road, footpaths and trails.” Entry Page
15 February Chopwell wood 10k night 10K Race is in Chopwell Woodland Park a 360-hectare mixed woodland on the fringe of Gateshead. Miles of woodland paths and old colliery railway tracks. More Information and Entry Link
16 February East Durham Trust 5K (Seaham Sunderland)
Venue is Noses Point loops from Noses Point in Seaham heading back towards Seaham. Fast Flat course More information and Entry Link
18 Feb Pie and Peas 5K Trail Organised by Muddy Roads this 5K takes place in Trimdon Details on their facebook page
23 Feb. Home House Prison 5K Trail Holme House 5k trail run takes in the whole outer wall of Holme House prison. The route is predominantly flat with a mix of trail and paths.  Details on their Facebook Page
23 February BHF Harewood house 10k  An extremely hilly route offers a challenging trail run with miles of muddy tracks, steep forest inclines and tree-lined fields, all set within the stunning grounds of Yorkshire’s historic Harewood House Webpage with more information and Entry link
23 February 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 
1 March Run Durham Dalton Park 10K and 5K

A possible fast race from the Shopping Outlet and along a disused road with a small climb at 1.5K and a 1.5M trail path.” “K markers.” “Chip timing.

More Information and Entry Link
7 March Old Colliery Canter 5 mile (Barnsley)

5 mile lapped course in the South Yorkshire Park country park of Rabbit Ings, with good trail path all the way round and one ‘generous hill’ this is a great little event.

Entry Page and more information
8 March Jackal’s 10K run  (West Pennine)

A hilly well marshalled trail run 

More information and Entry link
8 March Lightwater Valley 10K

Venue is the Lightwater Valley Theme Park.” “Start time: 1130.”  “The race takes place on quiet country roads into the surrounding countryside

More information and Entry
 21 March  Cartmel 5K & 10K Trail 

Starting and finishing at Cartmel, the 5K Cartmel Sport Trail, 10K Cartmel Trail Run is mainly along waymarked and marshalled footpaths and bridleways, giving panoramic views of both Morecambe Bay and the surrounding peaks.

More Information and Entry link
8 March New Longton 10K (Preston Lancs)

Well organised race Medals for all finishers and prizes in all age categories. not much information on actual course

Entry Page
8 March Race the train Trail 5.5.miles (Wesleydale)

Point-to-point 5½ mile route from Redmire to Leyburn, with train ride to the start included in the entry fee

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15 March Bradford 10K  A fast flat race along closed roads More Information and Entry link
22 March Saltburn 5K Trail  A local trail race around Saltburn, the organisers are Muddy Roads so this one should be good Race Details and Information
 29 March  Wynyard Hall 10 m & 5 m Trail race The trail run will take in the Hall, lake, woodland and trails around the estate in the Tess Valley. More Information ad Entry Details 
29 March  Hartlepool Marina 5 mile The race starts outside the Museum, on the road near The Trincomalee Ship.” “A fast and flat 5 mile road race  
10th April  Bridlington 5 Mile The race uses the footpaths and trails within the grounds of Sewerby Hall as well as on the cliff top. more information and Entry
1 April Children with Cancer 5K (Darlington) Starting at 6pm you will run 3 laps of Darlington South Park (on the parkrun route) all in the name of charity. Each competitor will receive a race memento as part of the sign up. More information and Entry link
4 April Run Northumbria Cragside 10K & 5K The races take place in the National Trust Cragside estate near Rothbury. The 10K includes a climb from 3.7K to 7.7K (climbing almost 100m) then coming back down to the finish outside the visitor centre. The 5K includes a gradual climb for the first 1K, then a loop within the estate before a nice 2K return coming back down to the finish outside the visitor centre. Event Website
5 April Race to the Castle (Lancaster) The Race to the Castle 10km sees runners charging to the Lancaster Castle completing a loop around the battlements before heading for home Entry and more information
18 April Hawkshead 10K Trail Starting and finishing at Hawkshead, the run takes in the infamous, mile long, near vertical, killer climb of the “Coffin Trail” More information and Entry
19 April  Hull 10K Nice Flat course ideal for a PB or to step up to 10K Webpage with more information and Entry link
22 April Pine Forest 5K Trail This course offers a mix of everything taking in the surrounding area of the visitors centre, along a trail path before taking you into a Pine Forest before bringing you out to the amazing views of Roseberry Topping More information and Entry
26 April Blackpool 5 & 10K Part of Blackpool’s 2 day running festival. The course is very flat – great for the PB chasers out there. Entry and More information
26h April Washington Trail 10K Part of Trail Outlaws popular Urban Trail Series events. This will fill up fast More information and Entry
3 May Reeth 10K A challenging 20k circular route, heading up to and along the hidden dale of Apedale, before returning across the river to Reeth. More information and Entry Details
3 May Kirbymoorside 10K The race is based right in the centre of Kirkbymoorside, starting and finishing in the same location. The finish is a downhill stretch along the High Street Entry link and more information
5th May Lowca 10K (Whitehaven) A evening start on an out and back course almost entirely on the West Coast cycle route More information and Entry
9 May Staveley 5K & 10K Trail The trail climbs out from Staveley above the Kentmere valley, before returning along the valley itself More Information and Entry Link
9 May Raby Castle 5K and 10K The 10k is a two-lap course mainly on tarmac through the beautiful estate grounds with a good trail section through woodland finishing just past the Castle. More information and Entry link 
10 May Roch Abbey 10K Trail (Maltby) Part of Roch Abbey running Festival, the route is within the grounds of Roch Abbey Webpage with more information and Entry link
24 May Northallerton 10K course is mainly along country roads Entry and More information 
27 May Wynyard Hall 10K Trail race in the grounds of Wynyard hall, not actually a full 10K More information and Entry link
31 May Nottingham 10K The route is almost exclusively in the grounds of the University Campus relatively flat but with some undulation More information and entry link
31 May Humber Bridge 10K The race proceeds through the streets of Hessle for almost 2K 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 Hessle. Entry
6 June Run Northumberland Bamburgh 10K The race starts at the Castle, then through Bamburgh, south towards Seahouses, back up the sea road and finishing at the Castle.  Entry to 202 not yet open 2019 information
7 June Coniston 10K Trail One of a number of Longer Lakelandtrails races taking place from Coniston Landing.  This one is classed as a Mini Marathon More Information and Entry Link
20 June Hartlepool Promenade 5K The Hartlepool route is a single lap course along the promenade towards Seaton Carew, turning part way down before continuing up Coronation Drive and turning again at the start of the Marina path. The route is mainly on footpaths and roads. More information and entry 
24June  Pinchinthorpe 5k The course takes you into the forestry of Guisborough, and is best described as an undulating course  More information and Entry 
5 July Harrogate 10K A multi-terrain race set in the Crimple Valley area of the spa town of Harrogate. It follows an undulating route that is approximately 70% tarmac road. More Information and Entry link
5 July  Leeds 10K A super-flat and fast route More information and Entry link
15 July Lordstone 5K A multi terrain course with a few up hills along the way, you may even get to see the gliders taking off! more information and Entry link
4 August York 10k The route is through the City Centre and is a fast flat  Webpage with more information and Entry link
19 August Trimdon loop 5K A complete mix of everything from field to trail to woodland.   mostly flat but with a few cheeky inclines. More information and Entry link
5 Sept. Keswick 5K & 10k Trail Race is a circuit along well marked and marshalled footpaths and bridleways, taking in panoramic views of Derwentwater, the surrounding peaks of Skiddaw and Blencathra More information and Entry
23 Sept. Newham Grange 5K trail This trail run offers a mix of terrain with almost a mile loop around the farm before taking you into the woodland area. The route starts on tarmac but quickly take you on the trails with a few up hills and a few downhills.  More information and Entry Link
3 Oct.  Coniston 10K Trail Starting and finishing at Landing Point, Coniston Hall near Coniston village More Information and Entry Link
11 Oct Beamish 10K Trail In the Beamish Valley, just below the Museum, is this testing 10k Trail Run which passes through Beamish Burn, around the new woodland of Hedley Hall Farm and a loop of the old Beamish Woods. More Information and Entry Link
26 Oct. Helvellyn 5K & 10K trail Starting and finishing at Jenkins Field, on the shores of Ullswater in Glenridding, the 5K Helvellyn Sport Trail, 10K Helvellyn Trail Run follows well marked and marshalled trails with a short length of tarmac. More information and Entry Link
27 Oct. Ullswater 10K Trail The race begins with a 30 minute boat ride across the lake and you then run back to the finish in Glenridding.  The distance is 11.2K and the route is very technical More Information and Entry Link
15 Nov Slayley Hall & Forest 10K Trail The event takes place in the grounds of Slayley Hall Northumbria More information and Entry Link