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Try On The Tyne: Swing Bridge


A Sprint and Standard Duathlon on the flat and fast banks of the River Tyne, combined with a 5km and 10km run for all abilities. Kids get to join in the fun too.

A mass start for all events at Baltic Square in Gateshead and finish on the Newcastle Quayside crossing the Gateshead Millennium and Swing Bridges on completely closed roads.

There is something for everyone, those beginning their Triathlon journey, the Duathlon die-hards, pb chasing runners as well as those just looking for a fun and atmospheric event to do with friends and family in a stunning location. All events are chip timed and all finishers will receive a t-shirt, medal and goody bag.


Essential Details


Information to follow.


10th August 2019

Venue Details


10A Bridge St


Toilets will be provided at the start/finish and at each water station on the route.

Refreshments will also be available in the start/finish area for runners and spectators at a cost.

Secure bag drop marquee will be available for all runners.

First aid and sports massage are located at the start/finish. 

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