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North Tyneside Trail 12K

5 Jan 2020

Whitley Bay, North Tyneside
Starts: 10:30
Distance: 12 Kilometres
Entry Fee: £15.00
from North Shields Poly

Scenic 12K Trail Run

The North Tyneside Trail 12K (formerly known as the Run for Bob) is scenic trail run along cliff-top links and coastal paths to Seaton Sluice, Holywell Dene, the Waggonways and ending at Churchill Playing Fields. Start: The War Memorial, near Spanish City, The Links, Whitley Bay. Finish: On the running track at Churchill Playing Fields Entry Fee: £15 Additional Information Parking: Free car park at Churchill Playing Fields, if you park in residential areas, please park considerately. The Start: After registering in the Club HQ at Churchill Playing Fields proceed to the start. This is about 0.5 mile from Churchill Playing Fields, allow about 10 minutes to stroll down to the start of the run. The War Memorial is situated on the seafront opposite the Spanish City. Amenities: Changing, toilet and shower facilities are available at the Club HQ. The Route: You will run along Whitley Bay Links towards St Mary’s Lighthouse, following the coastal path around towards Seaton Sluice. In Seaton Sluice you will go under the road at the Kings Arms and go through Holywell Dene. After crossing Holywell Bridge a sharp left turn takes you down to join the Waggonways, the old railway track route will lead you back to Churchill Playing Fields for a lap of the track. The finish is on the track. Refreshments: Tea/coffee and cakes will be available in the Club, for a small donation.


North Shields Poly AC

2 Witton Road
NE27 0PH
John Brettell


12 Kilometres
Entry limit:
Remaining places:
Not suitable for wheelchairs


  • Toilets
  • Changing facilities
  • Showers
  • Baggage store
  • No water stations
  • No distance markers
Race HQ:
North Shields Poly, Churchill Playing Fields, Hartley Ave, Whitley Bay, NE26 3NS

Route will be Marshalled and has Directional Signage

Entry Fees

The prices below include race fees, card charges and admin; there are no hidden extras.

All Runners£15.00
Entry on the day will not be available. ENTER NOW to guarantee your place.

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