Try on the Tyne - FAST 5K - Try on the Tyne

Make your summer shine and Come and TRY this exciting event on the stunning NewcastleGateshead Quayside! A Sprint Duathlon on the flat and fast banks of the River Tyne, combined with a 5km run for all abilities. Kids get to join in the fun too. A mass start for all events at the Newcastle Quayside Urban Gardens, take participants on a closed road route before returning to the finish line. There is something for everyone, 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.


  • Course address Baltic Square
    Tyne and Wear
    NE8 3BA
  • Venue facilities: Secure baggage, toilets, refreshments, first aid, electronic chip timing and results Medal, technical t-shirt and goodbag for all finishers



  • Race Title: FAST 5K - Try on the Tyne
  • Race Date:
  • Licence Status: Full Licence
  • Distance: 5 km
  • Limit:1000
  • No of Entrants Previously:500
  • Minimum Age: 12
  • Profile: Flat
  • Water stations:Yes
  • Awards/mementos: Yes
  • Distance markers: km
  • Course Address: Baltic Square
    Tyne and Wear
    NE8 3BA

Entry Fees

  • Adult Affiliated £16.00
  • Adult Unaffiliated £16.00