Druridge Bay marathon and half

Sunday 26th April 2020, 09:30 and 10:30

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Permit number 20/036

A 4 (marathon) or 2 (half) lap route around the Druridge Bay Country Park. The garmin measured route includes a run on the beautiful beach and sand dunes, passing the large freshwater lakes and surrounding meadows, plus a section through the woodland. The route includes some closed roads, sand and trails. The route is mostly flat.

There are toilets available in the visitor's centre and bags may be left in the NEMC tent at your own risk. There is a feed station supplying water, juice and sweets on each lap. There is a medal, crisps and chocolate for all finishers. Trophies for first male and female winners. Vets age group winners receive Start Fitness vouchers on request.

Location: Druridge Bay Country Park, Red Row, Morpeth, NE61 5BX

Prices: £21 unaffiliated, £19 affiliated, £17 NEMC (the same price applies to both events)

Enter online here.

Course map and race instructions here.

Parking: available at the visitor's centre. Up to two hours - £1.60 Over two hours - £3.00

For more information about Druridge Bay, click here.