DRURIDGE BAY MARATHON AND HALF MARATHON
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 there at your own risk. There are two feed stations supplying water, juice and sweets on each lap.
Cost: £21 unaffiliated, £19 affiliated, £17 NEMC (the same price applies to both events)
Race report by Dave Robson.
Druridge Bay Country Park, Red Row, Morpeth, NE61 5BX. Link to website.
As well as the three miles of beach and sand dunes, freshwater lakes, woods and meadows, Druridge Bay Country Park has a café and shop is open at weekends and during school holidays. The ground floor is accessible to wheelchairs. There is a young children’s play area next to the Visitor Centre and good surfaced paths which lead around the south shore of the lake and to the beach.
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