Newburn River Run June 2018

  • Further event info & entry form to follow in due course.
  • Race Date: Wednesday 13th June 2018. Start Time 7.15 pm.
  • Course. It is 6 miles long, flat and predominately traffic free route. 
  • Starting on Blaney Row, runners follow the Keelman Waggon Way, over Wylam Bridge, then run along the River Tyne footpath and the course finishes at the Newcastle University Boathouse building.
  • RACE DAY REGISTRATION & collection of race number. Registration is open from 6pm at Race HQ which is Newburn Activity Centre, Grange Road, Newburn, Newcastle. NE15 8ND. Free Car Parking (vehicles parked at the owners risk). Please follow the marshal’s directions.
  • Facilities. Changing rooms, toilets & showers are available at the centre. NO baggage should be left in the changing area. Lockers are available.
  • Elswick Harriers will accept no liability for loss of, or damage to, competitors property (or vehicles).
  • Please ensure your race number is on the front of your vest. Please ensure your medical & contact information on the reverse of your number is completed.
  • LATE, ON THE DAY ENTRIES: Usually available (£2 supplement applies to all entries) Please arrive in good time to register.
    Warm up. We encourage runners to use the playing field adjacent to the centre & not use the roads around Blaney Row.
  • A pre-run announcement will be made regarding the course runners will follow.
  • After the race. Please make your way back to the to the 1st floor of  the activity centre, where you can enjoy a free complimentary supper!
  • The bar is open for refreshments & is reasonably priced. Results & awards will be announced before 9 pm. All awards are at the discretion of Elswick Harriers.
  • The full listing of results will be made available using the ‘sportsoft’ website.
  • We value your support and look forward to seeing you again in 2019.



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