GIBSIDE 6, 12 AND 24 HOUR EVENTS saturday 20th to Sunday 21st June 2020

Permit number 20/012

6 hour events: Our evening event is a multi lap (approx 4 miles per lap) race around the undulating grounds of Gibside. Start time is 5:00 pm and you will need a head torch if you plan to take more than 5 hours to complete your run. Our morning event follows the same route as the evening marathon and starts at 10:00 am.

The 12 and 24 hour events: As above but complete as many laps/miles as you can in 12/24 hours! Water, juice, salty snacks and sweets will be provided each lap. You must provide your own meals. Tents will be pitched for sleeping. All camping equipment will be provided NEMC. You cannot bring your own. Head torches are compulsory. The course will only be marshaled until dusk and will be lit by glow sticks during the dark. The 12 hour event will start at 7 pm on 20th June and finish at 7 am on 21st June. The 24 hour event will start at 2 pm on 20th June and finish at 2 pm on 21st June.

Footpaths range from tarmac, hardcore and trail. There is a feed station on each lap providing water, juice and sweets. Toilets are located by the Potting Shed Cafe and beer garden and the start is at Green Close on the Avenue.

6 hour event:

Our evening event is a multi lap (approx 4 miles per lap) race around the undulating grounds of Gibside. Start time is 5:00 pm and you will need a head torch if you plan to take more than 5 hours to complete your run.

Our morning event follows the same route as the evening marathon and starts at 10:00 am.

Footpaths range from tarmac, hardcore and trail. There is a feed station on each lap providing water, juice and sweets. Toilets are located by the Potting Shed Cafe and beer garden and the start is at Green Close on the Avenue.

See route map.

Cost: £21 unaffiliated, £19 affiliated, £17 NEMC.

event information

The Location: Gibside Estate, near Rowlands Gill, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE16 6BG.

Prices: 6 hour £21 unaffiliated, £19 affiliated, £17 NEMC.

12 hour £29 unaffiliated, £27 affiliated, £25 NEMC

24 hour £38 unaffiliated, £36 affiliated, £34 NEMC

Relay teams of 4 £44 unaffiliated, £42 affiliated £40 NEMC

See route map here.

Parking: In the Gibside car park

For more information about Gibside, click here.