Start Fitness NEHL 2015-2016 XC


Sunday 7th august at the Barking dog,  kings road north , and friends all welcome,adult and kids games ,prizes, £5 adults £3kids(familys max payment £15) starts 12.0 clock.


We have 2 relay events coming up in August. The 1st being the Gosforth Summer relays to be held on Sunday 14th August 2016 at the Great Park with a 10.30am start. Teams of 3 for senior ladies/men and v35 ladies and v40 men. Unfortunately we are limited to a maximum no. Of 6 teams for this event. The second event is the Durham summer relays to be held on Continue Reading →

Saltwell Harriers fell race, Heaton hills Series race three.

This is a classic race which has been going 21 years, a tough midweeker with a thousand feet of climb in 6 miles. It has some rough moorland terrain and some upland grassy meadow and some gnarly riverside traversing. A great all round race.  Heaton had a Les Bellis, Alan Langford, George Routledge, Sharon Cook and Myself , all resplendent in Myrtle Green. Keith Wood of Saltwell did the safety Continue Reading →

Fell Update: Chevy Chase FR

This weekend saw the 60th running of the Chevy chase fell race. It was well supported by the myrtle bog trotters with 16 harriers taking part . Conditions were decidedly better than last year, with a warm and breezy day for the race. The outward route to mighty Cheviot was into a strong breeze which became a strong wing the higher we got.  The ground was quite wet underfoot , reflecting the Continue Reading →