Run Northumberland

Run Northumberland organise certified and licensed running races in Northumberland. Prizes are always awarded to top 3 male and female finishers, with most races also offering prizes to winners in Veteran and Team categories.

Our 10k Series can be entered individually or all 6 can be bought for a discounted price (up until the first event of the series).  Each race has different characteristics including locations, times and routes.

Run Northumberland Cragside 10k – 1st April 2017- Set in the grounds of a beautiful National Trust property, the Cragside 10km is on private roads around the Cragside Estate. This popular race has sold out in the last two years.

Run Northumberland Vindolanda 10k – 24th May 2017- Set in south west Northumberland, the race finishes in the Romand fort of Vindolanda 10k. A hilly and rewarding 10k route – with great views from the 1500 year old Roman frontier fort.

Run Northumberland Bamburgh 10k – 11th June 2017- Set in beautiful north Northumberland, the Bamburgh 10k starts and finishes at the iconic Bamburgh Castle

Run Northumberland Stamfordham 10k – 21st June 2017 A midweek event on a fast route starting and finishing in the village of Stamfordham

Run Northumberland Kirkley 10k – 28th June 2017 – A midweek event on a fast route starting and finishing in the grounds of Kirkley Hall, near Ponteland

Run Northumberland Wallington 10k  19th July 2017 – We are pleased to be able to return to the venue of our first ever race in September 2010 at Wallington, near Morpeth. This run is a great mid-week event and alternative to racing on weekends.

Run Northumberland Nunnykirk 10k16th August 2017 A midweek event on a hilly route starting and finishing in the school grounds at Nunnykirk School in the heart of rural Northumberland.  Pie and Pint at end for all finishers……..

Run Northumberland Matfen 10k – 3rd Sept 2017 – Based in the beautiful rural setting of Matfen. Starting and finishing on a private quarry road near the 5-star Matfen Hall hotel.

SCA Prudhoe Miners 10k – 1st October 2017 A challenging route in the Tyne Valley, featuring a couple of hills a town-centre route and a finish at the Riverside Park INCLUDES JUNIOR RUNS


Run Northumberland Half Marathon – 19th March 2017 Attracting over 700 entrants in both 2013 and 2014, the popular Run Northumberland Half Marathon is held on rural roads near Ponteland. The race starts and finishing in the grounds of Kirkley Hall.

Run Northumberland Tynedale Half Marathon – 14th May 2017  This will be the 2nd edition of this scenic event which takes in the Tyne Green country park in Hexham and the surrounding roads to the west of Hexham.

Run Northumberland Coquet Half Marathon – 2nd July 2017  This will be the 2nd edition of this scenic event which takes in the Coquet Valley west of Rothbury. Starting at the Middle School the race finishes down by the River Coquet in Rothbury.

Run Northumberland Castles Marathon and Half Marathon – 22nd October 2017 – Successfully launched in 2013, we will shortly be confirming a changed route in 2015, but still finishing at Bamburgh Castle. The Castles Marathon and Half Marathon will both be held in late October.

Run Northumberland BIG 10 Miler – 26th November 2017 – Finish the year on a high with our 10 mile event based near Ponteland. The 2014 event had 250 finishers