Plans for Christmas & beyond

Just a very quick post to round up some runs you can get involved in over the next few weeks. Please note that there will be no official sessions on the 24th, 26th or 31st December, but you’re welcome to arrange to meet at the club to go for a run on those nights. Thursday 19th December – Christmas 5km handicap and then on to the Lindisfarne Saturday 21st December Continue Reading →

Club Christmas bash

A reminder that there will be no club session this Thursday, 12th December, as we’ll bt at the club Christmas party. If you’re coming, meet at Lezzet on Benton Front Street from 7:30pm, for an 8pm start.

Winter Grand Prix – update from Blyth

Well done everyone who ran at Blyth Sands yesterday, a cracking Heaton turn out and lots of prizes for our runners! The provisional results can be found here. Here’s the update to our Grand Prix: Name Wrekenton Monthly Mile Brampton Blyth Total Nina Cameron 5 0 8 10 (23) Mandy Hood 0 8 5 0 (13) Abi Timms 7 0 0 5 (12) Abbie Boxshall 5 0 0 5 (10) Continue Reading →

Winter Grand Prix update

Here’s the update to the Winter Grand Prix following Brampton to Carlisle yesterday: Name Wrekenton Monthly Mile Brampton Total Mandy Hood 0 8 5 (13) Nina Cameron 5 0 8 (13) Ellie Clark 0 10 0 (10) Hannah Shillitoe 10 0 0 (10) Laura Smith 0 0 10 (10) Marie Bell 5 0 5 (10) Nicola Brady 5 0 5 (10) Hannah Nagel 8 0 0 (8) Abi Timms 7 Continue Reading →

October Handicap

Well done to everyone who ran tonight in a record turnout for the club’s 5k handicap. Results are as follows: 1 Ellie Clark 26.01 3.20 22.41 2 Rob Brown (G) 26.01 3.20 22.41 3 Danny Routledge (G) 28.01 3.20 24.41 4 Colin McEntee 28.10 0.00 28.10 5 Kirsty Wilkinson 28.22 4.30 23.52 6 Ellie Stone 28.42 7.00 21.42 7 Emma Hartgrove 29.09 5.00 24.09 8 Andy Duigid 29.16 10.10 19.06 Continue Reading →

Winter Grand Prix 2019/2020

As the results of the summer grand prix were announced at the AGM, it’s time to move swiftly on to the winter events. Results from the first two races – Harrier League at Wrekenton and the October Monthly Mile – are below. Questions? Mistakes? Just let me know and I’ll sort it out. Ellie Clark 0 10 (10)Hannah Shillitoe 10 0 (10)Hannah Nagel 8 0 (8)Mandy Hood 0 8 (8)Abi Continue Reading →

October Monthly Mile

HH M Mile Oct 7th 2019 Pos Name Time Hcap Actual 1 James Meader 5.12 0.00 5.12 2 Jordon Cairns 7.16 1.30 5.46 3 Jack Shawcross 7.49 2.00 5.49 4 Peter Jobes 7.50 2.00 5.50 5 Dave Dale 8.25 2.00 6.25 6 Phil Green 8.02 1.30 6.32 7 Thomas Checkley 7.08 0.30 6.38 8 Chris Checkley 7.45 1.00 6.45 9 Ellie Clark 7.35 0.30 7.05 10 Mandy Hood 7.10 0.00 Continue Reading →

Heaton Harriers AGM

A reminder that the club’s AGM is going to be held at the Blue Flames this Wednesday, 9th October. Arrive at 7pm for a 7:30pm start so you have time to collect your free drink from the bar and get a seat in the Amble Suite. There will be some vacancies on the committee, including vice captain roles for both the men’s and women’s teams and for ordinary members. You Continue Reading →

A trio of North East titles for Dani

On Sunday, Dani Smythe achieved a decisive win in the Redcar half marathon. This would be a cause for celebration in its own right, but extra recognition is due – and not just because the weather was so miserable. Redcar is the North East Counties Half Marathon Championship so, combined with her wins earlier in the summer at the Bridges of the Tyne and Tynedale Jelly Tea (both NECAA Championship Continue Reading →

Winter training – be safe, be seen!

We’re reaching that point in the year where our club training sessions are in the dark from start to finish. Though we make every effort to find well lit routes to for our sessions, for your own safety and that of others, please make sure you’re as visible as possible when coming to the club. As a minimum, your top should be a bright or light colour. You could also Continue Reading →