Blaydon XC

blaydon xc

Western bypass and take the Blaydon turn off, head into Blaydon itself and park in the carpark beside Blaydon shopping centre. The youth club is uphill from the carpark.
The course is on is open land, marked ‘Wildlife Reserve’ on O.S. map, where you may see runners and the course markers. Often a chip van!

Race HQ
In Youth Club near Blaydon Town Centre car park with parking near Youth Club or on nearby roads

Spectator vantage point at top of the slope near the start.

Limited changing facilities

Short walk to start, opposite gap in low stone wall.

The course

Three laps of a generally flat course but with four short and steep ascents and descents in quick succession on every lap.

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