WC 24th June – Weekly Round-up

Monday was a big day for Heaton Harriers as it saw us host the Anita Nott Ladies only 5K Memorial Run through Jesmond Dene and Heaton Park. See the link below for the results. http://www.timingupnorthresults.co.uk/results.aspx?CId=16576&RId=3015&fbclid=IwAR3wy4stVlBKBRxJCxZlSYILBlONXlaQ-x07ojA0wn_au54pp8zQgpgRC-w The event was a huge success with a great turnout of runners, helpers and supporters. A big thank you to everyone that helped before, during and after. 481 ladies and one gentleman completed the course, Continue Reading →

Weekly Round-up WC 17th June 2019

We started the week with some very sad news when we learned that Keith Rooney, a Heaton Harrier for many years, had passed away. Keith had battled with cancer over the past year and only a few months ago was told he had won that battle. Sadly secondary cancer and complications from his treatment took over and he lost the war. RIP Keith Rooney 1968 – 2019 Monday was this Continue Reading →

WC Monday 10th June 2019 – Weekly Round-Up

With Blaydon now a distant memory – what did we get up to this week? Monday and it was over the water to Monkton for the NEMAA T&F. We had some superb results, here are just a few highlights, for the full results – click on the link. The following came first in their age category: 100m – Ruth Kirk & Elaine Waters Javelin A – Steve Waters Javelin B Continue Reading →

WC Monday 3rd June Weekly Round-up. Blaydon Special

Monday started with a spot of track and field at Monkton Stadium in Jarrow. It was the 2nd gathering of the NEMAA Track & Field Grand Prix. Great effort by all who attended and took part. If anyone aged 35 and over is interested in finding out more about NEMAA Track & Field at Monkton, please contact Lisa Boyd. Tuesday was training and it was raining – AGAIN. This week Continue Reading →

Weekly Roundup – WC 27th May

It was another of those fabulous weeks with a bank holiday Monday in it and that is where we will start the roundup. Monday a small group headed off for what has now become a HH tradition, a Bank Holiday run around Rising Sun. Tuesday was training and this week was 800’s at the Rising Sun. I will be honest and say I didn’t attend as I was stuffed with Continue Reading →

Weekly Round-Up WC 20th May 2019

Crikey it has been a busy week. Something happening almost every day. So lets get started! Monday was the North East Masters Athletics Associates Track & Field at Monkton. This was the first league match of the season of the For those not aware, NEMAA provides athletics competition for Male and Female athletes 35 and over. Championships cover all Track and Field events as well as Road Races 5k to Continue Reading →

Weekly Round-Up WC Monday 13th May

Monday saw Strava littered with recovery runs after the weekend. Training on Tuesday saw us undertake 20 out and 18 back. This is a regular feature in our training schedule. It is a great session for individuals to work on their pacing, their effort and their general self awareness when running. It is also a session that you can do at your own pace yet be still out as part Continue Reading →

Weekly Round-Up WC Monday 6th May

WC Monday 6th May. Whoop whoop – another Bank Holiday Monday. What that meant was an additional opportunity to meet up with HH’s for a daytime run; and that is what we did, with a small group running a steady 6 miles around the Rising Sun. Tuesday – training this week was a 3k time trial. Starting at Crossling’s corner and making our way round to West Street. It was Continue Reading →

Weekly Round-Up WC Monday 29th April

Comparatively speaking it has been a much quieter week this week; so less quantity but still lots of quality performances. Tuesday was club training – 800m at Rising Sun with 2 minute recovery – as many as possible within the allotted 30 minutes. Our efforts ranged from a steady 4 intervals to a jaw dropping 8. We also had a few new faces checking out the club and a couple Continue Reading →