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COURSE DETAILS for North course no: 17/208

Course Name Newburn River Run 
Race Name Newburn River Run  
Distance 6 miles. 
Measured By Ian Pickett, Grade: 2 
Measured On 5 May 2017 
Race Type unsealed 
Terrain Mostly flat with a few small but steep rises. 
Surface Mostly completed on paths with a few sections on road/pavement/tarmac.Some unsealed paths. 
Configuration Out on the North side of the Tyne and then back on the south side of the Tyne. 
Section of Road Runners have full width of the road for the intial half mile and then again as they run to the bridge in Wylam. On the bridge they must stay on the pavement. When on paths runners must not leave the path and run on grass verges. 
Right Turns No right turns 
Comments Runners must stay on paths and not on grass. 
Grid Ref of Start OS GRID REF: NZ159656
View in Streetmap: 415900565600
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 = Newburn River Run

Race (with web
site link if supplied )

County Organiser
(race director)
Organisation Certificate
Issued on
Date of
Newburn River Run Tyne_W Tom Hanson Elswick Harriers.  15 May 2017  14 Jun 2017 
Newburn River Run TyneW Tom Hanson Elswick Harriers  13 Feb 2018  13 Jun 2018 

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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