Winter Trail Run Series 2018

Join us for our monthly trail run series at Marsden Old Quarry, a hidden gem in South Shields with fantastic views of our coastline and Northumberland. 

The run is held once per month & has a friendly community feel with a competitive spirit. All abilities of runner are welcome to take part, especially if you’re new to trail running! The course includes everything you want in a trail run – challenging hills, exciting descents and great views at the top. The support you receive on the course is always friendly and encouraging and photos of the run will be available after the run.

Introduction to Trail Running

This year we are introducing a new 1 lap route of 2.7km suitable for new starters to trail running, and our popular 5km course (3.1 miles) for more experienced runners.

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Entry Fees

£4 for 2.7km course

£6 for 5km course

2.7km series £20 for all 6 runs

5km series £30 for all 6 runs

Entries available on the day from 8.55am at the White Horse

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Run Dates
Sunday 14th October
Sunday 11th November
Sunday 9th December
Sunday 13th January
Sunday 3rd February
Sunday 10th March 
All runs start at 9.30am
Important Information
 
* Location White Horse Pub – postcode NE34 7QZ. Free car parking, toilets and refreshments available.
* All Runners receive a South Shields Trail Series medal at the end of the series (Must take part in 2 races)
* 1st, 2nd and 3rd place awards to Series winners of the 2.7k and 5k series
* Track your progress each month with our online results
* Take part in our Series points table and take part with your friends and other runners
* Get involved with the local running community and meet new friends
* Go for a cuppa and breakfast afterwards
* Entry available on the day at the White Horse Pub
* Race licensed with UK Athletics and Trail Running Association

Entry Options
Name of Runner



Trail Series Points Scoring

* 100 point for first place, 99 points for second place etc

* 50 points for a course record

* 30 points for taking part in 3 races in a row

* 50 points for completing all races over winter

* 100 points for volunteering (maximum of 2 runs)

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