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TRAIL RACE WINNERS ANNOUNCED Tuesday, 28 August 2018
On Sunday, 26 August, the 2018 Trail Race and Fun Run took place in the Deer Park and Auckland Castle’s grounds.
Now in its fourth year, the event was organised by The Auckland Project, in partnership with Shildon Running and Athletic Club.
First place prizes went to Maddy Fisher, of the Evenwood Road Runners, who came in with a time of 42.12 for the women. She was followed by Hazel Johnson, of Shildon Running and Athletic Club and Michelle Zamir, from Aycliffe Running Club, who came second and third respectively.
In the men’s category, Chris Callan, of the Elvet Striders took first position with a time of 33.49 while Rob Teasdale, of Crook DSAC and Dan Jeffery, of Shildon Running and Athletic Club came second and third.
CASTLE, GALLERIES, MUSEUMS: A LOT TO EXPLORE...
Once the private home of the Prince Bishops of Durham, the castle was built as a symbol of power and authority
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Explore the landscape of this peaceful park, the hunting grounds of the Prince Bishops of Durham
The ticket office is open and the whistle’s polished, all that’s needed to depart is you! We acquired Weardale Railway in 2020 because we wanted to preserve an exciting and important part of North East’s history.