7th May 2023
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Thank you to everyone who took part in 2022, what a weekend! Are you ready to do it all again?!

Saturday 7th May 2023

Entries are now open for the 2023 event with a special early bird offer! 

The first Sunderland city 10km was held in 2011 with just over 1500 taking part. 10 years later the Sunderland City Runs will welcome 4000 participants to the city streets in a celebration of running across a range of distances. You can choose the flat and fast 10K,  a spring Half-Marathon, or the Active Sunderland Big 3K. There is something for everyone. Come and join in one of the norths largest running events that races through the city and along the sea front, with two of its famous bridges providing a stunning backdrop to all 3 distances. No matter if you’re a first-timer or an experienced runner, the course and atmosphere are conducive to fast times as well as a lot of fun. See you on the start line!

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Sunday 7th May
10K Start 10:00AMHalf Marathon Start 10:25AM
5K Prizes
1st Place £250 & £500 of Nike Kit
2nd Place £100 & £250 of Nike Kit
3rd Place £75 & £100 of Nike Kit

Prizes down to 6th place as part of Fast 5K, further details here

10K Prizes
1st Place £150 & £300 of Nike Kit
2nd Place £75 & £200 of Nike Kit
3rd Place £50 & £100 of Nike Kit
1st Vet O40/O50/O60/O70 £60 of Nike Kit

N.B. No cash alternative to kit prizes.

Half Prizes
1st Place £150 & £300 of Nike Kit
2nd Place £75 & £200 of Nike Kit
3rd Place £50 & £100 of Nike Kit
1st Vet O40/O50/O60/O70 £60 of Nike Kit

N.B. No cash alternative to kit prizes.

Entries are now OPEN for the 2023 Event EARLY BRID PRICES UNTIL 31st OCTOBER
Click the event and category you would like to enter
Unaffiliated
10K
£25.0

Early Bird price until 31st Oct 22

Sunday 7th May 2023

Minimum age 15

Affiliated
10K
£23.0

Early Bird price until 31st Oct 22

Sunday 7th May 2023

Member of UK Athletics Club Only

Minimum age 15

Unaffiliated
Half Marathon
£35.0

Early Bird price until 31st Oct 22

Sunday 7th May 2023

Minimum age 17

Affiliated
Half Marathon
£33.0

Early Bird price until 31st Oct 22

Sunday 7th May 2023

Member of UK Athletics Club Only

Minimum age 17

Active
Sunderland Big 3K

Sunday 7th May 9am
Organised by Sunderland City Council
for more info and to enter the Big 3K
click enter now

The Route

5K Route

10K Route

Half Marathon Route

Our 2022 Ambassadors
Welcome to our event ambassadors! Give them a follow and watch their journey up to taking part on race day.
Event: 5K
I am very excited to show off and promote our brilliant Northeast running scene and what we have to offer
Event: Half Marathon
After struggling to even run a mile I have now run numerous 5ks, 10ks, half’s, marathons and even a parkrunathon
Event: 10K
I have been running 4 and a half years started solely for weight loss and mental health
Event: 10K
After being diagnosed with incurable cancer in 2020, I started running as a way of keeping fit through treatment
Event: 5K
I started running in January 2018, and Sunderland 10k was my first ever race
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