Its looking like Thursday 11th april at the moment, due to problems booking Lindisfarne on Tuesday nights, I will post when date is confirmed.

Club Members 5k Handicap results – 19th February 2019

Pos Name time handicap actual 1 Rosie Swatman 27.29 5.00 22.29 2 Abbie Boxshall 27.57 2.00 25.57 3 Rob Brown 28.04 6.00 22.04 4 Sue Linsley 28.09 0.00 28.09 5 Dan Wilkinson 28.13 8.50 19.23 6 Brian Ankers 28.18 8.30 19.48 7 Phil Jameson 28.25 10.20 18.05 8 Marie Bennett 28.52 3.40 25.12 9 Gareth Davies 29.02 8.10 20.52 10 Stuart Kelsey 29.08 7.50 21.18 11 Jordan Cairns 29.12 11.20 Continue Reading →

Winter Grand Prix Standings

Winter grand prix update (edited to include February Handicap!) Races included in the grand prix as follows: Club Christmas 5k Handicap (December 18th) XC Sherman Cup & Davidson Shield (January 5th) Cathedral Cross Country Relays Relays (January 13th) XC HH Club Championships (January 19th) XC Northern Championships at Pontefract (January 26th) XC Harrier League at Thornley Hall Farm (February 9th) Club Handicap in February (February 19th) XC National Championships at Continue Reading →

Monthly Mile: February

1 James McKenzie 5.08 0.00 5.08 2 James Meader 5.15 0.00 5.15 3 Jordan Cairns 5.21 0.00 5.21 4 Danni Smythe 5.26 0.00 5.26 5 Callum Mills 5.48 0.00 5.48 6 Andy Bell 6.28 0.30 5.58 7 Jack Shawcross 5.59 0.00 5.59 8 David Dale 6.37 0.30 6.07 9 Keith Hadden 7.26 1.00 6.26 10 Keith Rooney 7.13 0.30 6.43 11 Danny Routledge 9.24 2.30 6.54 12 Peter Foreman 7.48 Continue Reading →

Thoughts on Thornley from Keith

  I knew I had to, I felt it coming like a sunless void devouring all hope – the desire to stop, withdraw. The chap in front had hunched into a painful ball and maybe that was the trigger – I pulled up. Mind, the pain rippling through my right calf was persuasion enough – but to stop?! Never, never had I stopped in a race, not even in that Continue Reading →


Starting at the junction of rutland road and west street .All participants can run an accurately measured mile.The first runner will start at 7.30 so it is advised you get there early to do a proper warm up. This is not a race ,it is basically a personal time trial to give you an indication of youre fitness level.

February Monthly Mile

Next month’s Monthly Mile has been moved back a week to avoid a clash with Blaydon Race entries going on sale on the 4th. The Monthly Mile will now be held on 11th February 2019. As usual, arrive in ample time to register and warm up before the first runner starts at 7:30.

Royal Signals Relays – runners wanted!

The club will be entering teams to the NECAA Road Relay Championships (Royal Signals Relays) to be held at Hetton Lyons Country Club on 16th February 2019. If you’d like to be part of a team, a link is available in the recent club newsletter and in the Facebook group. Alternatively, speak to Scott or Ellen, who will be putting teams together for this event. Please let us know by Continue Reading →