Grand Prix

2024 Events

  1. 24th February – Blackhill parkrun.
  2. 29th March – Good Friday Relays.
  3. 7th April – Blyth 10K.
  4. 19th May – Pier to Pier.
  5. 9th June – Blaydon Race.
  6. 13th July – Stanhope Trail Races 10K & HM.
  7. 19th July – Durham City 5 & 10K.
  8. 26th August – Blanchland 10K & HM.
  9. TBC – Wrekenton XC.
  10. 8th September – Great North Run.
  11. 20th October – Hellhole 10K.
  12. 10th November – Town Moor Memorial 10K.


  • The GP will run from, February to November 2024.
  • New for 2024  will be a wildcard entry to any 5K, 10K, HM, M or Ultra Marathon.
  • Anyone wanting to play their wildcard should advise Lynda or Shirley in advance of the race via Chatterbox with the name & date of race they wish to claim.
  • We have also extended the number of races to choose from to 13 (12 plus a wildcard) with 6 races required from the 13 to be in the league table. 
  • At the request of members, we have included trail and races that have not featured previously. 
  • Average scoring percentage at the end of the series to determine final places.
  • Prizes will be awarded to the 1st Male/Female.
  • Age category will be your age at the start of the series, you will stay in the category till end of series but will be scored on your actual age on the event day.
  • To score points you must be entered in an event in your own name,  club vest must be worn unless running for a charity or pakrun.
  • Age grading scoring the same as parkrun
  • Points are awarded at each event based on a  Age Grading Calculator