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Slaley Hall Trail Race

23 rd August 2020 Despite the soggy August afternoon, two female Alnwick Harriers enjoyed a  challenging but fun 10k trail in the grounds of the outstanding 1000 acre Slaley Hall estate near Hexham.Jo Clemmit and Jo Powell laced up their … Continue reading

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Resuming Coach Lead Training Sessions for Alnwick Harrier Members

Alnwick Harriers plan to resume group training sessions on Wednesday 27th August. Members are asked to meet OUTSIDE Willowburn Leisure Centre at 7.00pm. Note that toilet facilities and changing facilities will not be available. Alnwick Harriers do have a policy … Continue reading

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Final Greener Miles Virtual Running Event

Report by Caro Fentimam Congratulations to everyone who joined the team for this final virtual event. Alnwick Harriers placed 11th out of 22 teams and clocked up an excellent 177 miles and almost 30,000 feet in elevation. There were some … Continue reading

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Coastal Run 2020 —19th July

As the weekend arrives for what would have been our 41st event I would like to recognize the date and what would have been if we did not have this dreadful virus impacting all we do. I am particularly disappointed … Continue reading

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Greener Miles Pentathlon Results and Next Week’s Challenge

Report by Caro Fentiman Thank you to everyone who participated in yesterday’s pentathlon. Huge efforts from all runners and it paid off! Alnwick Harriers came 17th out of 43 teams from across the North-East. Massive well done to OLLIE TELFER … Continue reading

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Weetslade Relays

Race Report by Diana Weightman Thank you to everyone who took part in the virtual Weetslade relays. Even though we didn’t have the hill to contend with it was still a tough 4K solo run! 186 teams took part and … Continue reading

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Greener Miles Virtual Challenge: The Even Bigger One PLUS next week’s challenge…

A huge effort from runners across the North-East this weekend saw a combined 16,064 miles run in 24 hours!! 337 miles came from Alnwick Harriers, placing us 25th out of 41 teams. Well done MIKE TELFER, who topped the distance … Continue reading

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3 Peaks – Greener Miles Virtual Challenge

Report by Caro Fentiman This week’s virtual challenge was a tough one: run the total height of Ben Nevis, Snowdon and Scafell, a whopping 11,135 feet. Team members agreed that this was a brutal event. MIKE, OLLIE and FINLAY TELFER … Continue reading

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Virtual Weetslade Relays

Message to Alnwick Harriers: The Weetslade Relays are coming up later on this month on the 20th June. Alnwick Harriers have usually managed to submit a few teams. This year Claremont Road Runners are organising a virtual event, but distances … Continue reading

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Greener Miles, Points Win Prizes and next week’s virtual challenge

Race report by Caro Fentiman This week’s Greener Miles Challenge required strategic thinking, as competitors had to run as high and as far as they could in 30 minutes. It quickly became clear that elevation was the point winner, so … Continue reading

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