Winter Trail Series 2017/18

The South Shields 5k Winter Series is a race within Marsden Old Quarry. The quarry is a real hidden gem in the town and the course tests you on a variety of trails, steps, hills and mud! The route allows you to enjoy the fantastic views of South Shields and beyond as you run across one of the highest points in South Shields. This race is perfect for all levels of ability, whether you’re a beginner to the trails or you’re an experienced runner looking for a good workout or a low key race. The friendly atmosphere allows for an enjoyable morning and the course will give you a good test for the weekend.


Individual Race – £6

All 6 Races – £30 

Entry Options
Name of Runner
Club (if any)


Dates (All runs start at 9.30am)



Overall Standings RESULTS

Sunday 29th October 2017 – RESULTS

Sunday 19th November 2017 – RESULTS

Sunday 3rd December 2017 – RESULTS

Sunday 28th January 2018 – RESULTS

Sunday 11th February 2018 – RESULTS

Sunday 11th March 2018 – RESULTS 


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Important Information

* Location White Horse Pub – postcodeNE34 7QZ

* Run under UKA/Run Britain rules

* 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

* Track your progress each month with our online results

* Take part in our Winter Series points table

* Get involved with the local running community and meet new friends

* Go for a cuppa and breakfast afterwards

* Parking & Toilets available at the White Horse Pub.

* Entry is £6 for each individual race. £30 for the full series (saving £6)


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Winter 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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