The Tees Barrage 10k Race is back! Into its 11th year this 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.
Monday May 2nd Bank Holiday. Don’t miss out on this great race as it fills up fast, online and postal entries only. No on the day entry.
Free parking and toilets.
Water on route.
Race starts at 10:30
Age on race day: 16+
£10.00 if affiliated, £12.00 if unattached
Prizes to 1st, 2nd and 3rd male and female winners:
- 1st £70 cash
- 2nd £50 cash
- 3rd £30 cash
Presentation at 11:30.
John Hall’s butchers are donating a great meat hamper prize.
Goody-bags given to all finishers.
Starting on Navigation Way at the Tees Barrage follow the river down stream to Newport Bridge.
Pass under Newport Bridge to use the ramp up onto the bridge to cross the river Tees. After about 300m follow the footpath to the right and loop around back under the bridge to follow the North Shore path back towards the White Water Course.
Follow the path along the river past the Portrack Marsh Nature Reserve to the White Water Course. Continue past the Tees Barrage and the Teesside Water Sports Centre and follow the path under the Infinity and Princess Diana Bridges.
Continue along the Riverside until you reach the Millennium Bridge. Use the ramp up to the bridge and cross back to the south shore. Take a left a Columbia Drive past Dunedin House and back to the riverside path.
Once back under Princess Diana Bridge the route turns right and follow the inland waterways. You will see the replica HM Bark Endeavour ship moored on the north shore before crossing a small bridge to follow the canal back on the opposite side.
Once back on the rivers edge head back under the Infinity Bridge. With the Tees Barrage back in sight it’s a short dash to the finish line to collect your finishers goody-bag.
|10:30 am - 12:00 pm|
|UK Athletics affiliated||£10.00|
Thornaby-on-Tees TS17 6QA