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The TRANSPED Blyth Valley 10k 2017

Incorporating NECAA 10K Championships

Provisional Results  

A 10K Race and Fun Run under uk:athletics laws. Course certified accurate. (Minimum age 16 years on day of Race) Licence No. 2017-27764.

The thirteenth running of the TRANSPED Blyth Valley 10k will take place on Sunday 9th April 2017 at 10:00am.  The race is run from Blyth Quayside to Seaton Sluice and back, along public footpaths and cycle ways.  The course is officially ratified; it's very flat and provides an excellent chance of fast times.  Ample parking around the Quayside, please note there are no changing facilities.

Athletes compete in individual age categories. For example a Male over 50 will not qualify for over 40 and over 45 category awards.

The event organiser can be contacted at

START & FINISH           Quay Road, Quayside, Blyth. NE24 3AR.

ROUTE                         Fast and flat on footpath, promenade and cycle ways from Blyth Quayside to Seaton Sluice and return.
Not suitable for unassisted wheelchairs.

CHANGING                   No changing facilities.

PARKING                     Ample parking near to start. Please follow signs and marshalls instructions.

AWARDS                      Individual male, female and vet prizes plus 1st male and female teams. Race memento for all finishers. Bonus prize for new Male and Female course record.

COURSE RECORDS        Male:    30:33 (Peter Newton, Morpeth Harriers 2011)

                                   Female:     34:12 (Rosie Smith, Durham Harriers 2014)

ENTRY FEE                  UKA £11.00, Unattached £13.00  Cheques payable to Blyth Running Club.

CLOSING DATE             3rd April 2017 (or when 600 limit reached)

(for postal entries)

ENTRIES ON THE DAY   If limit not reached will be taken at “The Quay” pub, Blyth. (+£2.00). Limit reached, there will be no entries on the day.

ENTRIES TO                 Anne Craddock, 22 Aspen Way, Blyth, Northumberland, NE24 3XP. (No SAE required)

                                   Numbers sent out from March 19th.