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The TRANSPED Blyth Valley 10k 2016

Provisional Results:   pdf format     word format       

A 10K Race and Fun Run under uk:athletics laws. Course certified accurate. (Minimum age 16 years on day of Race) Licence No. 2016-23394.

The twelfth running of the TRANSPED Blyth Valley 10k will take place on Sunday 3rd April 2016 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. Follow signs.

AWARDS                      Male, Female, Vet & Team prizes. More mile T-shirt to 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 £10.00, Unattached £12.00  Cheques payable to Blyth Running Club.

CLOSING DATE             28th March 2016 (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).

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

                                   Numbers sent out from March 13th.