Winter grand prix update

Races included so far: December 5k Handicap, Sherman Cup/Davison Shield, Cathedral Relays, Club XC Champs, Northern XC Champs, NEHL Thornley, February 5k Handicap, National XC Champs, NEHL Alnwick and Blyth Valley 10k. Races left to go: Rington’s Cup 5k (April 11th), Elswick Good Friday Relays (April 19th). For most fixtures 10 points are awarded to the first HH finisher, 8 for second, 6 for third and 5 points for all Continue Reading →

Winter Grand Prix update

Races included so far: December 5k Handicap, Sherman Cup/Davison Shield, Cathedral Relays, Club XC Champs, Northern XC Champs, NEHL Thornley, February 5k Handicap, National XC Champs, NEHL Alnwick Races left to go: Blyth Valley 10k (April 7th), Rington’s Cup 5k (April 11th), Elswick Good Friday Relays (April 19th). For most fixtures 10 points are awarded to the first HH finisher, 8 for second, 6 for third and 5 points for Continue Reading →

Winter Grand Prix standings

Yet another update to the grand prix – those races are coming in thick and fast now! Well done to everyone who ran at the English National XC Championships in Leeds yesterday. Here’s how that race affected the standings, ahead of this weekend’s Harrier League fixture at Alnwick: James McKenzie 5 8 8 10 10 12 5 10 (68) Calum Mills 5 5 0 5 6 8 5 5 (39) Continue Reading →

Winter Grand Prix Standings

Winter grand prix update (edited to include February Handicap!) Races included in the grand prix as follows: Club Christmas 5k Handicap (December 18th) XC Sherman Cup & Davidson Shield (January 5th) Cathedral Cross Country Relays Relays (January 13th) XC HH Club Championships (January 19th) XC Northern Championships at Pontefract (January 26th) XC Harrier League at Thornley Hall Farm (February 9th) Club Handicap in February (February 19th) XC National Championships at Continue Reading →

Thirsk 10

Yesterday was the running of the 2015 Thirsk 10 Mile Road Race with a good crowd from Heaton present at the race. Helped by the race being on the Winter Grand Prix Series. The course is flat and fast (wind depending). Starts and finishes at Thirsk racecourse. First home for the club was Andy Bell in a time of 1:00:30, closely followed by Wayne Fuller in a time of 1:00:54. Continue Reading →

Heaton Winter Grand Prix Update

As the end of the year fast approaches, its a good time to look at the current Winter Grand Prix standings, here they are! The races that are left to run are: Durham XC Signals,Wrekington Cross Country, Thirsk 10k, North Tyneside 10k, Blyth 10k, Wallsend 5k, Northumberland Half Marathon So get signed up people! Men: Ben Shillitoe: 11 11 22 Andrew Niven: 12 12 Jamie McLeod: 12 12 Les Smith: Continue Reading →