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COURSE DETAILS for North course no: 12/079

Course Name Great North 5K 
Race Name Bupa Great North 5Km 
Distance 5Km 
Measured By Max Coleby, Grade: 1 
Measured On 8 Mar 2012 
Race Type road 
Terrain Essentially flat. No hills but with some slight slopes. 
Surface The entire race is on tarmac/hard surface roads / pedestrian areas. 
Configuration Single lap route 
Section of Road Some parts of the route use the entire width of the road/carriageway. Other sections i.e. theout and back sections are separated by barriers or continuous cone and tape  
Right Turns  
Grid Ref of Start OS GRID REF: NZ253638
View in Streetmap: 425300563800
File Reference  

Race Director: To renew this certificate for a new race date go to the renewal page.

Certificates of Course Accuracy have been issued for the following races using the above course:
Course Name = Great North 5K

Race (with web
site link if supplied )

County Organiser
(race director)
Organisation Certificate
Issued on
Date of
Bupa Great North 5Km Tyne_W Tom Westman Nova International  12 Mar 2012  15 Sep 2012 
Simplyhealth Great North 5K Tyne_W Helen McClaren The Great Run Company  22 Mar 2018  8 Sep 2018 
Simplyhealth Great North 5K Tyne_W Helen McClaren Nova International  26 Feb 2019  7 Sep 2019 

Course Measurement Report

A report of this course measurement will have been sent by the measurer to the first race director shortly after the measurement date. This should be consulted to check the exact details of the certified course whenever the course is used . It is suggested that runners and officials requiring these details approach the race director in the first instance. A copy of this report has also been filed by the Course Measurement Secretary, and can be scanned and sent to runners, officials, or race directors on request .

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