So the same day as the Hordes were setting forth in London town a much smaller race was taking place in North Tyneside. The Terry O Gara 5k is organised by our neighbours Wallsend Harriers and is an excellent route with just a gentle incline on the course. It was also chosen as the NEMAA 5k championships. I have tried to garner a few different race views Calum Mills “Terry Continue Reading →
Place overall Place gender Place category Name Club Runner no Category Half Finish 11216 8730 1788 » George, Christopher James (GBR) Heaton H… 18666 40-44 01:53:02 03:53:00 8276 6773 78 » james, john (GBR) Heaton H… 30774 60-64 01:33:47 03:40:13 10630 2286 1255 » Lawry, Beth (GBR) Heaton H… 16559 18-39 01:53:43 03:50:39 35623 13132 2252 » Marshall, Xena (GBR) Heaton H… 25704 40-44 02:48:51 05:53:56 11922 2718 1460 » Continue Reading →
God speed Ye Heaton Horde Heroes one and all All shapes and sizes Tiny to Magnus tall So here’s to an absolutely amazing day Smash it, tear it up people, paint the town red No need to falter into that tumultuous fray No reason for dread For Ye are all athletes Hard, hard as northern iron Hammered, honed and formed In resolve and steadfastness akin to a lion So what’s Continue Reading →
Holy week saw a flurry of racing, starting with Blyth Running club 10K on Palm Sunday. Heaton was well represented with 28 runners on what was quite a warm day. The out and back course was fairly wind free, which made for some fast times. Ian Robinson, in form for London Marathon, was having his last sharpener before the big race in two weeks time. He finished first for Heaton Continue Reading →
Janette Kilgour 1st 65 xc and rington cup Colin mcentee 1st 65 xc and rington cup lisa boyd team captain award James green Ringtons cup award Ellen roberts 1st lady ringtons cup and xc also woman athlete of the year caroline billis 1st f 35 Steven Schubeler vets rington cup winner , most improved athlete award. Helena Walsater-Lowes f 40 ringtons cup and xc , also most improved lady athlete award. Continue Reading →
Pos Ringtons Cup 2017 5Km Wallsend H’Time H Cap Actual 1 Ian Robinson M 28.51 12.30 16.21 2 James McKenzie M 29.00 12.20 16.40 3 Stephen Schubeler M35 29.09 12.20 16.49 4 Mark Banks M 29.31 12.30 17.01 5 Magnus McGillivray M35 29.22 12.10 17.12 6 Tom Oliphant M35 29.55 12.20 17.35 7 Mark Oliver M 30.01 12.10 17.51 8 John Moore M45 29.29 11.30 17.59 9 Michael Mallen M40 Continue Reading →
Robbo (ian robinson) on his way to victory in this years rington cup , 16.20 well done ian , looking good for a p.b. in london marathon. First lady home , athlete of the year Ellen roberts 19.35, well done ellen.
Ian Robinson wins the clubs prestigious Ringtons cup. After a top twenty place at Blyth 10K Robbo carried on his excellent preparation for London with victory tonight. Full results to follow!