The majestic River Tyne and it’s historic bridges have witnessed many memorable events over the years and now they provide the stunning backdrop for the spectacular TRY ON THE TYNE
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.