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Festive race round-up

It was a busy festive season for Alnwick Harriers, with a huge number of club members taking part in races over the Christmas period. Many Harriers began 2019 as they meant to go on by turning out at events on … Continue reading

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Fixtures announced for Grand Prix 2019

The fixtures for next year’s Alnwick Harriers Grand Prix have been announced. The competition will feature a mix of races across different terrains and distances. A total of your six best WAVA scores from the following four groups will count towards … Continue reading

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Date and registration details announced for Northumberland Coastal Run 2019

The 40th anniversary of Alnwick Harriers’ flagship Northumberland Coastal Run will be held on Sunday, July 21, 2019 – but the registration process will be different this time around. The renowned event takes place over a multi-terrain route, stretching for approximately … Continue reading

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Weekend race report (December 15 & 16)

With just over a week to go until Christmas, it was ho-ho-go for the Alnwick Harriers who competed at various races. And for many of the participating runners, decent performances proved to be an early present. Perhaps the stand-out displays … Continue reading

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Weekend race report (December 8 & 9, 2018)

From festive races to the thrills and spills of cross-country, plenty of Alnwick Harriers were in action at the weekend. On Saturday, the North Eastern Counties Athletic Association staged its Annual Cross-country Championship at Wrekenton. The race attracts the highest … Continue reading

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Weekend race report and Grand Prix update

Junior Alnwick Harrier Ollie Telfer showed that the future is bright for the club, storming to victory at the Druridge Bay parkrun on Saturday. The youngster (JM15-17) won the 5k race in a personal best time of 18.01, finishing seven … Continue reading

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Weekend report: Various parkruns, Run Northumberland BIG 10 miler and other events

There were some excellent performances from Alnwick Harriers at the weekend, with a number of victories and personal bests along the way. On Saturday, Steve Carragher won the Druridge Bay parkrun in 17.57, finishing more than 20 seconds ahead of the … Continue reading

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New Grand Prix leader and London Marathon ballot

There is a new leader in the Grand Prix table, after the final fixture of the 2018 season. Ian Simon has climbed to the top of the table, following his performance at Sunday’s Brampton to Carlisle 10-mile road race. He … Continue reading

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Race report, including Brampton to Carlisle and Aykley Heads cross-country

The latest cross-country fixture and the annual Brampton to Carlisle road race dominated last weekend’s race calendar. Seventeen Harriers made the trip to Cumbria for the very popular Brampton to Carlisle 10-miler on Sunday. The 67th staging of the event … Continue reading

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Hardmoors 26.2 Goathland Trial Marathon/Mojacar half-marathon/English Schools Cross-country Cup Regional Final/Memorial Races/various parkruns

A decent number of Alnwick Harriers were involved in races on Saturday, November 10, and Sunday, November 11. The biggest milestone of the weekend was ironman Andy Stephenson bringing up the 1,000-competitive mile mark, after completing the Hardmoors 26.2 Goathland … Continue reading

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