What's on

13th 15th July 2023

The full festival schedule including all our themed runs are now available to book below! All themed runs are FREE to anyone who has entered a Durham City Run event, each adult is able to bring 2 children along in addition. Bookings are on a first come first served basis, and with just 30 places available for each make sure you book now!

The majority of our themed runs will start and finish from the Radisson Blu hotel, big thanks to the hotel team who will be providing you with refreshments.


Thursday 13th July 2023


Date & Time: 19/07/2024 6:00PM Price: £22pp

This exciting new concept has been taking northern cities by storm. In teams of two, tackle your own running route through a landscape of stunning architecture and cultural landmarks on this urban orienteering experience. Nail your strategy

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Friday 14th July 2023

Durham Mums On the Run: Buggy Warm Up

Date & Time: 14/07/2023 09:30AM Price: £FREE for Durham City Run Entrants

BOOKING NOW OPEN – FIRST COME FIRST SERVED If you are a local then we are sure you will be familiar with Durham Mums On The Run. Huge fans of

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Red Sky Colour Run

Date & Time: 14/07/2023 11:30AM Price: £FREE FOR DURHAM CITY RUN ENTRANTS

BOOKING NOW CLOSED Details: 14th July @ 11.30AM Distance: 3km Start / Finish Point: Clubhouse DH1 3BN Refreshments provided

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Saturday 15th July 2023

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Run Like A Legend

Date & Time: 20/07/2024 START TIMES – 20 MINUTE SLOTS FROM 10.40AM TO 4.40PM Price: £9.00

Test yourself over the iconic Mile distance. A fast, flat route along the river will give you the chance to emulate the great record holders and set your own personal

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Horrible Histories Author Themed Run

Date & Time: 15/07/2023 1PM Price: £Free for Durham City Run Entrants

BOOKING NOW OPEN – FIRST COME FIRST SERVED Terry Deary’s Deadly Durham 5K – A run through the historic streets of the city with stops along the way to hear the

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