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Sporty school children Dash! to Beamish Museum

An initiative that helps primary schoolchildren to participate in sport will move to a new venue in County Durham this year. The 2019 Durham Dash! and Sedgefield Dash! series will see thousands of 7-11 year olds run, jump and throw in a series of events over the...

Dashing start to 2019

H The launch of our Friends of the Dash engagement programme has leapt forward with the commitment from our ‘best friends’; Swinburne Maddison, MKM Building Supplies (Durham), MGL Group and Bradley Hall Estates. As Friends of the Dash the local businesses support the...

Thousands Run, Millions reached!

2018 was another fabulous year for the Dash!, whilst records were smashed on the track and in the field by our Dashing young athletes, our media coverage went through the roof! This year's media value across the traditional and digital media platforms rose to £40k...

2018 Survey: what are parents say…

100% of parents say Durham Dash! is either good or excellent 97% of parents say its important to hosts events like Durham Dash! for young people 78% of parents say Durham Dash! has increased their awareness of the event sponsors 64% of parents say Durham Dash! has...

Thank You Dash Sponsors

Without the support of our fantastic & passionate sponsors and partners we simply would not have our unique Dash! Back in 2012 we set out to delivery our own Olympic event...with the help of our sponsors and partners we have gone from London 2012 to Rio 2016 and...

Record Numbers Dash!

HUNDREDS of children dashed their way through Durham city centre as well as Sedgefield’s Hardwick Park as part of an Olympics-inspired event aimed at getting people involved in sport. The finals of the Durham Dash! saw a 800 children taking part in running, jumping...