Terry O’Gara Memorial 5k 2023

The Terry O’Gara Memorial 5k Road Race is our annual race, open to all, held in memory of our dearly beloved and much-missed former chairman who sadly passed away in 2012.

This year’s event will be held on Sunday April 23rd 2023.

The flat, fast, largely traffic-free course will take place at Cobalt Business Park, starting from the West Allotment Country Park.

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“People need people” Terry O’Gara

Race Day Information

Welcome to the Terry O’Gara Memorial 5k 2023

09:00 – Number collection and Fun Run Entry (please bring your own pins)

Cobalt Management Office, Newcastle upon Tyne NE27 0QJ
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120 spaces are available close to our Race HQ at Cobalt Unit 30. We’d encourage car sharing where possible.

10:00 – Junior Fun Run

£3 per child – entry on the day only – card or correct change appreciated!
All competitors get a medal.

10:30 – The 10th Terry O’Gara Memorial 5k

Entry costs £14 for unaffiliated, £12 for affiliated runners.

Cash prizes for our first three males and females over the finish line.

The course route is available here.

The course record is 14:48, ran by Cameron Boyek in 2016.
The ladies record is 16:15 ran by Stacey Smith in 2017.

11:30 (approx) – Prize presentations

Held at the Cobalt Management Office.


2023 results here.