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Tees Barrage 10k Race Information

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Dear Fellow Runners,

Thank you for entering the Tees Barrage 10k race on Monday 1st May 2017. Detailed below is some important information about the event. Please read it carefully. If you have any queries please don’t hesitate to contact the Race Director.

Location & Registration

Durham University Queens Campus Sports Centre, University Blvd, Stockton-on-Tees. TS17 6BH. There is plenty of free parking both at Durham University Sports Centre and at the Whitewater Sports Centre.


Registration opens at 09:00 and will close at 10:15am. Please allow yourself plenty of time as it will get really busy, goodie bags will be collected in registration.

Race Number

Race numbers will be collected on the day in registration. Designated queues will be formed in alphabetical order so please ensure on arrival you are in the correct line. Please ensure that your race numbers are pinned to your front so it can easily be seen by the timekeepers. Please ensure that you wear the correct number that you are registered with for Health & Safety. Please complete the medical information form on the back. Under no circumstances must the race number be transferred without the organisers consent.


The race will start at 10:30am starting on Navigation Way approximately 300 meters from registration, close to the barrage (see map attached). The terrain is all on tarmac, mainly flat with a few slight inclines, taking in some fantastic iconic landmarks along the way. The course is well marked out with directional arrows and marshals on all key points. There will be a lead cyclist to guide the start of the race. There will also be a sweep first aid cyclist at the back. There is a water station situated half way round the course. The finish is located near the start next to the university on the south side of the river.


At the Durham University Queens Campus Sports Centre there are plenty of toilet and changing facilities, showers, baggage area. There are catering facilities on site selling a great variety of food and drink. There are sports massages and physio’s at the finish to help with any sore muscles!

First Aid

First Aid will be onsite and around the course. Should you require any medical attention please let the nearest marshal know, who will contact the first aiders.


Prize presentation will be done at 11:45am near to the finish location. There will be 1st, 2nd, 3rd and vet prizes given. Keep your race number on as we will be donating some fantastic prizes which include a great meat hamper, and Air trail tickets kindly donated by Hall’s Meat and Tees Active. Goody bags are given to all participants.


Results will be available on our website:

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Race Director Contact

Gary Grounds
Mob: 07769705478

We hope you enjoy the event, see you there!

Newham Grange Farm Results

Good Morning Fellow Runners, the results are in for the First race of the summer series (Newham Grange farm). Hope you all enjoyed the new route?

Newham Grange Farm Results April 2017

What a great start to the series! It was wonderful to see you all, some fantastic times by everyone. If you are totally new to these trails a great big welcome by everyone hope you enjoyed your first trail. The weather was perfect for the run, warm and wind free!

Huge thank you to Davey who managed the marshal’s and lead you all out on his bike. Big thank you to all the marshal’s great job as always. Thank you to my first aid team, thank fully their services were not needed.

Karen (photographer) great photos as always thank you. Thanks to Newham Grange Farm for letting us use their facilities. Phil Jarvis I have to say your scanning skills are perfect am afraid you cant run these trails anymore as i need you for scanning haha. Thanks to Nat our right hand man always a great job behind the scenes.

Next Trail is at the Tees Barrage (check ‘event’s) another new route for the summer series, we even have a bar for you for your post race refreshments!

Look forward to seeing you all soon.

Muddy Roads

Tees Barrage 10k Race is Now Full

The Tees Barrage 10k Race is now full. No on the entries taken.

If you have booked on you will receive an email closer to the day with full race info.

Thank you.

Tees Barrage 10k May 1st

The Tees Barrage 10k Race continues to attract the abilities of all runners from clubs to recreational. This popular race aims to promote running, encourage healthy living and to promote the great icon landmarks around the Tees between the Newport and the Millennium bridges. This is a great course for a PB, or if you are new to 10k’s.

Registration, changing facilities and baggage are at Durham University sports hall which is approx 5 mins walk from the start line. Address: University Blvd, Stockton-on-Tees, TS17 6BH.

– Free parking and plenty of toilets.
– Water on route and at the finish.
– First Aid tent.
– Sports Therapist Fitness. Great sports massages available on the day 10 minute tasters for a donation which all proceeds will be going to charity, or a 20 minute massage for £10. Pre-race taping is also available in registration.

Air Trail Tickets to be given away on the day, plus a fantastic meat hamper!

*Please note – NO on the day entries taken so don’t miss out on this great event and enter now.