Summer grand prix

Here’s the update to the summer grand prix scores, including the results from the Quayside 5k and the Tynedale Jelly Tea 10 miler. 10 points are allocated to the first finisher, 8 to the second, 6 to the third and 5 to all other participants. Your best 7 results count toward your total score. Laura Smith 6 0 0 10 6 0 6 10 0 8 0 (46)Nina Cameron 5 Continue Reading →

Summer grand prix update – again!

I’m back with the second update to the summer grand prix in a week. We added a lot of races to the summer schedule to give you plenty of opportunities to score points, with last night’s Morpeth 10k providing the third chance to do so in three days. There’s now a bit of a break until the next race, next week’s Quayside 5k. Apparently this is very speedy course, and Continue Reading →

Summer Grand prix update

We’re now eight races in to the summer grand prix, with members so far scoring points in the Anita Nott, Angel View, Tynedale 10k, July Monthly Mile, Sunderland 5k, Cock Crow, South Shields 10mile and August Monthly Mile. 10 points are awarded to the first Heaton finisher, 8 to the second, 6 to the third and 5 to all other participants. The best seven scores over the season count. The Continue Reading →

Results of the August Monthly Mile

Pos Name Time Hcap Actual 1 Jordan Cairns 5.13 0.00 5.13 2 James Meader 5.23 0.00 5.23 3 Callum Mills 5.38 0.00 5.38 4 Simon Jobe 7.56 2.00 5.56 5 Anna Kirk 6.41 0.30 6.11 6 Thomas Checkley 7.18 1.00 6.18 7 Laura Smith 7.21 1.00 6.21 8 John James 8.09 1.30 6.39 9 Jake Smith 7.12 0.30 6.42 10 Ellen Cole 8.15 1.30 6.45 11 Finley Smith 7.26 0.30 Continue Reading →

Fundraising for the Jameson family

Thank you to all club members, friends and family who took part in the raffle, quiz and other activities at the annual summer barbecue yesterday. The amount raised was £131.67, which the club has topped up to £250 to donate to the Help Buy Time for Dave fund, supporting the family of former Heaton Harrier Janine Jameson. There are a number of ways you can support the family’s efforts to Continue Reading →

Grand Prix standings

So far 92 club members have participated in the Summer grand prix, which has included the Anita Nott 5k, Angel View, Tynedale 10k, July Monthly Mile, Sunderland 5k and the Cock Crow 5k. Well done everyone! 10 points are awarded to the first finisher, 8 points to the second, 6 to the third and 5 to all other finishers. 5 points were also awarded to everyone volunteering at the Anita Continue Reading →

Results of the 2019 Anita Nott 5k

Very well done to all 482 competitors who took part in our annual women only 5k race. A fabulous turn out on a muggy evening on what we know is a challenging course! Prizes as follows: 1st place – Dani Smythe (Heaton Harriers)2nd place – Katie Francis (Birtley AC)3rd place – Gillian Manford (Gateshead Harriers) Age category winners: V35 – Gillian Manford (Gateshead Harriers)V40 – Becky Coleman (North Shields Polytechnic)V45 Continue Reading →

Summer Grand Prix

A jam packed schedule of races covering the next three months, with prizes to be given out at the AGM in October. You have 14 opportunities to earn points between now and the end of August. As with the last grand prix, your best seven results will count toward your final score. 10 points will be awarded to the first finisher, 8 points to the second, 6 to the third Continue Reading →

Heaton Festival – volunteers needed!

On June 22nd the club will once again be participating in the Heaton Festival, offering activities in the Sport, Health and Wellbeing zone in Heaton Park (usually known as ‘the bit by the tennis courts’). This year, thanks to Alison Janes spotting an opportunity to apply for funds from Newcastle City Council, we’ll have lots of new equipment for activities and games. This is a busy day in the running Continue Reading →

Help us to reduce plastic waste at our events

There are now less than four weeks to go until the Anita Nott Race, so thank you for entering. There are still places so please let friends, club members and colleagues know as we don’t want anybody to miss out. Our aim at Heaton Harriers is to improve our races, year on year, and we are always looking at possible ways of making changes which will make our races even Continue Reading →