Sunday 12th August 2018
Northumberlandia, Blagdon Lane, Cramlington, NE23 8AU (Start Line + Parking).
Parking is free, marshals will be on-site to assist. There is additional overflow car parking, however, we ask that you car share where possible to help reduce the number of cars on-site. Please do not park in the Snowy Owl pub.
5K TRAIL RACE – Entry fee is £13 for club runners and £15 for non-affiliated runner. Entry includes a custom Northumberlandia Trail Race medal and race timing. A high quality tech t shirt will be available for purchase when you register online for an additional cost of £10. All entrants must be 15 or older at time of event. Held under UK Athletics Rules.
There will be 2 wave starts of 100 entrants each. Wave 1 is a race and will have a race start time of 11.00am. Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, 3rd Male/Female. Wave 2 is classed as a fun run and will start at 12.30am.
JUNIOR TRAIL RACE – Entry fee is £7 and includes a custom Northumberlandia Trail Race medal. 2 race distances will be available: a 1km and a 2km. A cotton race t shirt will be available for purchase when you register online for an additional cost of £5. Marshals will be positioned all along the race route for the safety of the children, however, adults are welcome to accompany the children during the race, but you are not required to register.
08:30 – Registration opens
09:30 – Start of 1K JUNIOR TRAIL RACE
10:00 – Start of 2K JUNIOR TRAIL RACE
10:55 – Event Briefing for Wave 1 (start line)
11:00 – Start of 5K Trail Race – Wave 1
11:55 – Event Briefing for Wave 2 (start line)
12.00 – Start of 5K Trail Run – Wave 2
13.00 – Run course closes
Registration will be on the morning of the race in cafe at the entrance to the park. You will be supplied with a run number and safety pins will be available. Please note that run numbers will not be posted out. It is recommended that runners arrive at least an hour before the start to get parked, warm up and register.
No special kit is required, but dress appropriately for the day dependant on conditions. For safety reasons, the use of devices with headphones are not permitted.
Facilities on site
Onsite cafe and toilets. Please note there are no changing facilities or bag storage onsite.
We will be recording your race time as you cross the finish line so please ensure your run number is visible on your front. Results will be posted on the event website following the conclusion of the event.
Refreshments at the finish
Water will be provided at the finish for all runners. The onsite cafe will have available a variety of refreshments for purchase.
Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, 3rd male/female for Wave 1.
The Northumberland 5K Trail Run will need some dedicated training before hand so please prepare accordingly. Medical support will be provided for the event. If you feel ill on the day or have experienced flu-like symptoms, diarrhoea or a fever two to three days prior to the event, do not run. If you start to feel unwell during the race, slow your pace. Seek advice early from a race marshal or medical staff if you do not improve.
Terms & Conditions
A list of the full Terms & Conditions of Entry can be viewed here.