Junior Ringtons Cup

It was excellent to see 57 juniors at Paddy Freeman’s park last night for the annual Junior Ringtons Cup races. In sharp contrast to last year the weather was kind and there were some excellent performances. Very well done to everybody who ran and a big thank you to the volunteers for all their help. Results    (1200 m approx) Under 9                 Continue Reading →

Track & Field Report – Northern League

It’s been a while since there has been a report, and so much to write about! However this one has been prompted by match 3 of the Northern League held on 12 July, which was hosted by Heaton Harriers at Churchill playing fields. Last year Heaton was in a joint team with Tyne Bridge. After last season we agreed to go our separate ways, Heaton really wanted to focus on Continue Reading →

Basic Life Support training (CPR)

I will be running basic life support courses for no cost in groups of six for Heaton members. please email me direct or facebook message me. In the meantime here’s Vinny to tell you how to do it here

Next club members 5k handicap, Wallsend – Tuesday 16th June

The Club handicap is a 5K handicap race now held on a Tuesday night bi-monthly around the club handicap course in Wallsend just near Western Community Primary School. Members should meet at the start around 7:00 PM with the first runners setting off around 7:20pm. The next handicap is on TUESDAY 16th June 2015. Free to enter for all members – no registration required – just meet at start area Continue Reading →

Northern League Track And Field – 12th July 2015

Calling all athletes and volunteers!! Heaton are hosting the Northern league Track and field match on 12th july at Churchill track. We need all hands on deck. There are many many things to do before and on the day to ensure this runs smoothly. Mark and I are busy organising booking the officials the club needs to provide. As well as needing a full team to compete – of which Continue Reading →

Heaton Harriers 125th Anniversary Juniors BBQ

Date: Saturday 27 June 2015 Time: 2pm – 6pm Venue:The Rising Sun Sports Ground (The Barking Dog), Kings Road North, Wallsend, NE28 9JJ Cost: £3 per Junior member and siblings under 16, £5 per adult 2:00pm – Arrive 2:15pm – Junior Paper Chase (Yrs 3-6) 2:45pm – Junior Paper Chase (Yrs 7+) 3:00pm – BBQ food from 3:00 onwards (Juniors will be given priority) 3:15pm – Seniors Paper Chase 3:30pm Continue Reading →

The Weetslade Relays

Weetslade Relays, Weds 24th June, 7.30pm. Weetslade Relay Teams 2015 A Leg 1   Leg 2   Leg 3     Ben Burrell SM Sarah Burrell SW Jamie Barbour VM   B Leg 1   Leg 2   Leg 3     Mark Banks SM Jo Zoppi VW Andy Bell SM   C Leg 1   Leg 2   Leg 3     Deborah Hicks VW Helena Walsater-Lowes VW James Continue Reading →

Heaton Harriers – 125th Anniversary Dinner

Date: Saturday 5 September 2015 Time: 7pm – 1am Venue: Newcastle Marriott Hotel, High Gosforth Park, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 5HN Cost:  £35 per ticket Black tie* dinner to celebrate our 125th anniversary Price includes champagne reception on arrival and three course dinner Guest Speaker Charlie Spedding  (1984 London Marathon Winner and 1984 Olympic Bronze Medallist Live Music and Disco featuring Hip Operation Tables of 10 Tickets available individually or Continue Reading →