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Christmas Parlauf and End of Season Awards!

Many thanks to all those Harriers who turned out for an excellent night on Wednesday 20th December, when the club hosted both the Christmas Parlauf and the End of Season Awards. Also many thanks to those who helped organise the … Continue reading

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Final 2017 Grand Prix Standings!

I think we can all agree that John ROSS did a superb job with the 2017 Grand Prix updates. The awards were given out at the End of Season Awards night at Alnwick Rugby Club on Wednesday 20th December. The … Continue reading

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Grand Prix 2018!

Many thanks to John ROSS for his fantastic efforts in previous years with the Grand Prix. He’s done such a grand job that we’ve allowed him to be in charge again for the 2018 series! The 2018 series will follow … Continue reading

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Druridge Bay Parkrun/Rising Sun Parkrun

Saturday 16th December saw Harriers in action at 2 parkruns, Druridge Bay and Rising Sun, Wallsend. At our local event there were some excellent results with the highlight being courtesy of Junior Harrier Millie BREESE. Millie followed up her recent … Continue reading

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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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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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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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