Christmas Handicap 2013 Results

First name Surname Cat R1 time handicap actual 1 Andy Woods 28.07 8.00 20.07 2 Steve Gilroy (Guest) 28.14 8.00 20.14 3 Ben Dixon 28.32 7.00 21.32 4 Neil Palmer 28.39 7.10 21.29 5 Jonathan Hall 28.53 10.30 18.23 6 Lisa Boyd L 28.57 6.10 22.47 7 Claire Dixon L 29.07 3.00 26.07 8 David Wright 29.08 6.20 22.48 9 David Dale 29.09 9.40 19.29 10 Ian Robinson 29.12 12.30 Continue Reading →

XC Bedewell Park, Jarrow 24th November 2013​​ Ladies’ Report

Remembering the muddy slog of Bedewell last year I can’t say that, pre-race, I was madly enthusiastic for this fixture on a cold, late November afternoon. The cheerful Heaton crowd, though, lifted the spirits, as did the promise of post-race flapjack (which fully lived up to its billing). The delay until the start only served to prolong the anticipation and by the time the gun finally went, the XC enthusiasm Continue Reading →

Gerry Shirley

Today I’ve heard the sad news of the death of life long Heaton Harrier member Mr Gerry Shirley. He was a great runner in his early days for the club. A great friend in my early days either training or racing, a man who was always laughing & joking on with his brother Malcolm! He was always great for advice and a regular at most races whether on the roads or cross Continue Reading →

Memorial 10k – Where do I collect my number from?

Due to the renovation works taking place in Exhibition Park this year we have had to move Race HQ to RGS. The full address is: Royal Grammar School Brandling House Lambton Road Jesmond Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4DX Note that all numbers are to be collected on the day, we will not be posting them out prior, so please ensure you allow time to collect your number. As per last Continue Reading →