Run Gateshead Sundowner 5k, 10k & Junior Run

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Break up your week and stretch your legs with a Tuesday evening run in Derwent Country Park. Perfect for runners looking for an easy mid-week jaunt and those looking to smash a PB alike, this flat course has something for everyone. Come for the bespoke finisher's medal and sunset skies.
Participants
5k, Junior Run - 4k, and 10k
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Calendar
Tue, 21 Jun 2022
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Swalwell, United Kingdom
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4.3
(12 Reviews)
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Where and when
Location
Swalwell, Newcastle upon Tyne NE16 3BN, UK
Start times
Tue, 21 Jun 2022
10k:
7:30pm |
5k:
7:00pm |
Junior Run - 4k:
6:00pm
Races summary
Here's what races are available for Run Gateshead Sundowner 5k, 10k & Junior Run
Junior Run - 4k
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4km
£8.00 - £10.00
5k
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5km
£13.00 - £15.00
10k
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10km
£22.00 - £24.00
Route information
Terrain: Paved paths and pavements
Elevation: flat
  • 10k - 2 laps
  • 5k & Junior Run - 1 lap
All courses will be entirely within Derwent Country Park along pavements and paved paths and mostly flat.
There will be a water station at the finish line.
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What's included
  • Bespoke Finisher's Medal
  • Optional Event T-Shirt (for purchase)
  • Individual prizes
  • Chip-timing
  • Water station
  • Distance markers
  • Toilets
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How to get there
Swalwell, Newcastle upon Tyne NE16 3BN, UK
Get full directionsExternalLink
Event day logistics
18:00 Junior Run starts
19:00 5k starts
19:30 10k starts
* Participants are advised to arrive between 45 and 60 minutes before their race starts to leave enough time to register and warm up.
Race Packs
All race packs including numbers and chips must be collected on the day from registration steps from the Swalwell Visitor Centre. Nothing will be sent out in advance to participants.
More detailed race instructions and information will be emailed to participants 3 days before the event.
Age Requirements
All entrants must be the following ages to take part in the event:
  • 5k & Junior Run: All entrants must be 11 or older to participate
  • 10k: All entrants must be 15 years or older to participate
Bag Drop
There'll be a bag drop where you'll be able to leave your bag at race HQ whilst you race.
On-site Facilities
There will be toilets available at race HQ.
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Run Nation
Run Nation organise running events across the UK. We focus on scenic and picturesque rural locations and some of the best public parks in the UK. With events ranging from 5km up to Marathon, there are distances to challenge runners of all abilities and experience. Run Nation is affiliated to England Athletics. Our races are officially measured and organised under UK Athletics Rules and have Run Britain race licences
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Spectator Info
Derwent Country Park is a great evening out for your friends, family and general cheer squad to come out and support you and catch the day's last sun rays.
FAQ's
Will there be toilets at the Run Gateshead Sundowner 5k, 10k & Junior Run
Yes, there will be toilets situated near Race HQ.
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Is there somewhere I can leave my bag while I run in the Run Gateshead Sundowner 5k, 10k & Junior Run?
Absolutely, there will be a bag drop at the event site where participants can leave their bags while they race.
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Are there any age restrictions for the Run Gateshead Sundowner 5k, 10k & Junior Run?
Yes, the 5k and Junior Run is open to participants aged 11 and over and the 10k is open to participants aged 15 and over.
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Reviews
4.3
12 reviews
steph
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4.7
Did the 10k in 2022
It wasn’t quite as flat as I was expecting based on the description
jamie
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3.7
Did the 10k in 2022
Delay to both starts - no communication until ready for off and results are still not available over 12 hours after the race
claire
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4.0
Did the 5k in 2022
Wasn’t as flat as it stated haha
helen
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5.0
Did the 10k in 2022
A really enjoyable route and so many friendly people to run with!
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