Monthly Archives: April 2017

London Marathon/Balfron 10k/Terry O’Gara Memorial 5k/Washington Trail 10k/Druridge Bay Parkrun/Workington Parkrun/Sunderland Parkrun/South Shields Parkrun/Watford Open Meet/Loughrigg Fell Race

Due to injuries and illness to 2 other Harriers only Ruth DOCTOR and John ROSS made the start line for the London Marathon on Sunday 23rd April. Both ran well with Ruth finishing in 4.11.23 and John, who has recently … Continue reading

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Save Lindisfarne Sports Hall-Petition!!

Did you know that the planned building closures include the Lindisfarne Sports Hall and the Adult Education Centre? The elimination of these key facilities will affect the whole community, our well-being and our childrens ability to excel at sports. This post is about … Continue reading

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Bronze Award For Northumberland Coastal Run!!

We are incredibly proud to announce that The Northumberland Coastal Run has been awarded Bronze in the Half Marathon category at the prestigious ‘Race of the Year Awards 2017’ which were held at the O2 in London last week! This award … Continue reading

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Elswick Harriers Good Friday Relay/Druridge Bay Parkrun/Newcastle Parkrun/Rising Sun Parkrun/Workington Parkrun/Isel Cross/North Tyneside 10k/Druridge Bay Half Marathon/Boston Marathon

The Easter weekend started off with the traditional Good Friday Relay organised by Elswick Harriers. A smaller group of Harriers than in recent years, 3 teams, took part in this fast and furious event on the banks of the Tyne … Continue reading

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BBC Radio Newcastle Feature

Check out the BBC Newcastle Radio interview with Coach Sue SKIRROW and our Juniors Millie and Finlay about the planned closure of the Lindisfarne Sportshall! You can access the interview from the BBC Newcastle website. It’s on the Alfie and … Continue reading

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Blyth Valley 10k/Brigham 10k/3 Village 10/Druridge Bay Parkrun/Bramhall Parkrun/Workington Parkrun/Keswick Parkrun

Many thanks to our pals at Blyth RC for hosting their annual superb Blyth Valley 10k on Sunday 8th April. On a flat course and in calm, warm conditions there were some top class performances from many of our runners … Continue reading

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Elgin Parkrun/Glossop Parkrun/Druridge Bay Parkrun/Long Eaton Parkrun/Penrith Parkrun/Cragside 10k/Manchester Marathon/Buttermere Trail Race

On an excellent morning for our runners in various parkruns throughout the land we had no less than 3 winners! Up at Elgin David MILNE was first past the post in a splendid 16.55, whilst at Glossop in Derbyshire Richard … Continue reading

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