Try on the Tyne - Try on the Tyne 5K

Make your summer shine and Come and TRY this exciting event on the stunning NewcastleGateshead Quayside! 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.


  • 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: Try on the Tyne 5K
  • 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 £13.00
  • Adult Unaffiliated £15.00