Half Marathon
Sat 30 Dec 2023 Bridlington, East Yorkshire, UK

Bridlington New Year Bonanza | Half Marathon

This is an out and back course starting on the cliffs at Sewerby and running along the front at Bridlington. The course is great underfoot.

  • Sat 30 Dec 2023
The Ship Inn, Bridlington

Half Marathon



Age 17 & over

  • 13.1 miles multi terrain running


If you like beautiful races in beautiful places, like fun, like medals and like goodies then this event is for you. 

You'll enjoy a complimentary post-race meal at the fabulous Ship Inn in Sewerby as well as a bespoke finishers medal.

It's Grim Up North

This event is part of the It's Grim Up North calendar of runs, offering a range of distances and levels of difficulty so there is something for everyone.

Famous for its low-key approach, all runners will be greeted with a warm smile and friendly chat.

The aim is to get you out running, help you enjoy the beautiful countryside with great camaraderie and for you to experience the sense of well-being you get when you cross that finish line.

Having completed your race the type of goodies everyone wants will await you!

You'll be shown that the North is anything but Grim.

This event is part of Bridlington New Year Bonanza.

  • All fitness levels
  • Event village
  • Families
  • Newcomers

Difficulty rating

3/5 grim


  • 08:30 | Registration opens

Race shoes

Road shoes.

  • Bag storage
  • Coast
  • Toilets

Event HQ

The Ship Inn
Cliff Road
East Yorkshire
YO15 1EW

Paid parking

Parking is at the back of the Ship Inn, there will be a charge of £3.00. A marshal will be available from 07:45 to point you in the right direction.

  • Cut off time
  • Distance markers
  • First aid
  • Food stations
  • Marshals
  • No headphones
  • Out and back
  • Single start
  • Traffic free
  • Water stations
  • Way markers

Cut off time

6.5 hours.


The use of headphones is not endorsed for the following safety reasons:

  • Runners cannot always hear the marshals’ instructions
  • Runners may not hear cyclists behind them and stray into their path
  • Bone conduction earphones are allowed

  • Bring your own cup

This is a cupless event. Please bring your own.

  • Chip timing
  • Goody bag
  • Map
  • Massage
  • Medal
  • Post-race meal


  • It's Grim Up North running experience
  • Unique medal design
  • Pie and Peas available from midday for finishers
  • Lots of lovely things at the finish line

Optional extra

  • Grim massage - Adam will be available for both pre-race and post-race massage. He his brilliant. You can pay by either cash or card.

  • Age 17 & over
  • Collect race pack
  • Enter online
  • Event merch available

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  • #1 of 4
The Ship Inn, Bridlington




Age 16 & over

  • 5 km multi terrain running
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The Ship Inn, Bridlington




Age 16 & over

  • 10 km multi terrain running
  • Sat 30 Dec 2023
  • #4 of 4
The Ship Inn, Bridlington




Age 18 & over

  • 26.2 miles multi terrain running