Article date: 16th May 2024

The Saltburn 5km Race Details – Thursday 23rd May 2024

Thank you for entering The Saltburn 5km Trail Race. Detailed below is some important information about the event. Please read the information carefully.

REGISTRATION: Opens at 17:30-18:20pm at : Back of, The Alexandra Vaults, Amber St, Saltburn-by-the-Sea TS12 1DS (opposite the tram lift) This is where you will come to collect your race number.

Important - If you participated at the Middridge 5km you MUST bring along that race number that says ‘Summer Series’ on the front, but ‘check in’ at registration. If you forget your number, we can issue you will another one at an additional cost of £1 (so don’t forget it) If it is your first race, please collect your race number then make your way to the start (see map below) You can leave your bags here if required but at your own risk.

RACE START TIME: 18:30 (down on the promenade near the beach huts) We do our very best to start the race on time, however, due to the level of runners collecting and registering for the event this can stall us by about 5 mins.

PARKING:  Parking is available in the parking bays along the top outside registration’

FACILITIES:  There are fantastic facilities available, The Alexander Vault is a pub! So, bring your extra pennies with you and enjoy some food and drink after the race and soak up the amazing panoramic views. Toilets are available at registration.

AGE: STRICTLY 12+years

RACE & COURSE: Race starts at 18:30 on the promenade near the beach huts (near hazel grove woods). It is a multi-terrain course of 5k in length. The terrain is very mixed with a little of everything from trail to grass. Its undulating with plenty of flat and downhill.  Normal running shoes will be totally fine in dry weather, can become muddy in wet weather conditions (let’s hope the sun is shining). The course starting and finishing on the promenade, will take you through the beautiful Hazel Grove Woods before hitting the cliff tops to soak up the stunning views of the coastline!

There will be a ‘back marker’ and marshals on course, if you have any problems please go to the nearest marshal, for assistance. The course: The Saltburn 5km course

The Saltburn 5km course:

CLUB PRIZE:  We’ve thrown in an extra prize for clubs this year. Fancy yourself as part of a winning team? Round up two males and two females for each race. The team with the most points at the end bags £100 for their club. And don’t be shy – enter as many teams as you like! Last chance to enter for the series prize.

FIRST AID: There will be First aiders on site and on the course. If you require attention/help during the race or after, please ask any marshal who will contact the first aiders.

Covid-19: If you have tested positive or you are showing any signs of Covid-19 symptoms, please DO NOT attend the event:

  • A high temperature,  A new, or continuous cough


The race results will be available on Visit our page: after the event.

Prizes given for 1st 2nd and 3rd male and female winners.  These will be given as they cross the finish line.

Series Cash prizes are given to 1st 2nd and 3rd male and female juniors, so get them entered. Must complete 4 from the first 5 races in the series.

This course is not suitable for pushchairs & no dogs are allowed.

We hope you have a fantastic time with us and we look forward to seeing you all on the night.

Happy Running!


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