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North Eastern Cross Country Championships/Druridge Bay Parkrun/Whitley Bay Parkrun/Workington Parkrun/Lanzarote Half Marathon/Spital Cross Country/Simonside Cairns Fell Race

The North East Counties Athletics Association cross country running championship was held at Redcar Racecourse on Saturday 9th December, where over a thousand runners from 40 clubs met for the regions biggest annual championship race. Alnwick Harrier Juniors fielded two … Continue reading

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Xmas Events!!!

Sunday 17th December-XMAS HANDICAP. Many thanks to Steve STUDLEY for organising this event. This year it’ll take place at Alnmouth Beach, starting at 11am. Please meet by the boatshed next to the golf course/beach. There’s a poster at Willowburn for … Continue reading

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Blyth Sands Race/Savannah Bridge Run/Hexhamshire Hobble/Druridge Bay Parkrun/Herne Hill Parkrun/Sheffield Hallam Parkrun/Workington Parkrun

On Sunday 3rd December 2 Harriers took part in the Blyth Running Club organised Blyth Sands Race, a lovely 5 mile race along the beach. This race is a handicap race whereby the older you are the bigger headstart you … Continue reading

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Norman Woodcock Memorial Relay/Druridge Bay Parkrun/Nonsuch Parkrun/Workington Parkrun/Run Northumberland BIG 10/Dunbar Cross Country

On Saturday 25th November North Shields Poly hosted the Norman Woodcock Memorial Relay at Newcastle Racecourse. In a change to the old 5 mile race format this was the first year that the event was held as a relay, and … Continue reading

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Grand Prix Standings After Brampton to Carlisle 10 Miler

The 2017 Grand Prix season is virtually over with all the main counting races having been completed. However there’s still time to improve your position in the rankings at the final counting Druridge Bay Parkrun this Saturday! Looking at the … Continue reading

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NEHL Aykley Heads

On Saturday 18th November the 3rd of the 6 North East Harrier League cross country fixtures took place, down at Aykley Heads in Durham. As always the Harriers who made the 100 mile round trip to the event performed well … Continue reading

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Brampton To Carlisle 10 Mile/Wooler Trail Marathon and Half Marathon/Town Moor Half Marathon/Druridge Bay Parkrun/Newbiggin By The Sea Parkrun/Workington Parkrun/Glentress Winter Trail Races

Sunday 19th November saw the last of the 2017 Grand Prix races take place, the Brampton to Carlisle 10 Mile Road Race. Many thanks to John CUTHBERT, Mark DOCTOR and John ROSS for organising what was once again a superb … Continue reading

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London Marathon Ballot Result!

On Wednesday evening before training club Chairwoman Tracey SAMPLE made the draw for the London Marathon club places. 7 names went into the hat but only 2 places were up for grabs. The lucky pair were……….Pauline AITCHISON and John CUTHBERT! … Continue reading

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Town Moor Memorial 10k/Druridge Bay Parkrun/Newbiggin By The Sea Parkrun/Hillsborough Parkrun/Darlington South Parkrun/Goathland Trail Marathon/Las Vegas Rock n Roll 5k and Half Marathon

4 Harriers took part in the Heaton Harriers organised Town Moor Memorial 10k on Sunday 12th November, with all performing very well. First home for us was Richard JOHNSON who ran very well to finish 23rd in an excellent 35.43. … Continue reading

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Leeds Abbey Dash 10k/Cragside Cracker 10/Gibside Fruit Bowl Trail Race/Lauder Cross Country/Edinburgh 10k/Lancaster Half Marathon/Derwentwater 10/Gran Fondo Meditteraneo 14k/Revel Canyon Marathon/Druridge Bay Parkrun/Newbiggin By The Sea Parkrun/Hillsborough Parkrun/Workington Parkrun

On a very busy weekend for the club the best performance on Sunday 5th November came from David MILNE in the Leeds Abbey Dash 10k. Renowned for its lightning fast times David ran the fastest 10k by a Harrier since … Continue reading

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