On Saturday was the annual running of the Northern Athletics Cross Country Championships. This year held at Pontefract Racecourse. It was a heavy course in parts and testing. No major hills of note but a good tester for future cross countries this season. It was a good turnout from the club and excellent performances. Even before we left Heaton picked up Kelly Dodds from the Parkrun to ensure her monumental Parkrun streak continued. Doing two races in a day is quite remarkable. In the senior men’s race, Rob Salter was first home Continue Reading →
Renewal membership fees can again be paid online [+ £1 transaction fee] via the following link: http://www.membersubs.co.uk/heatonharriers/pay.html Fee Information here: http://www.heatonharriers.org.uk/…/to…/membership-fees-2015/ Remember, the increase of £5 will be payable after the 31st January 2015! Why not put that towards your next race!
Today was the 33rd running of the Brass Monkey Half Marathon run by Knavesmere Harriers. It was icy conditions from miles 5 to 7. Other than that, it was really good racing conditions. It was a really good day for the club. A well organised race and was a credit to the host club. Please find our club results below:-
Saturday 17th January is Heaton Cross Country championships on the Wallsend burn course. Juniors and Seniors, free to enter. Registration, changing, toilets and collect numbers at Willington Quay & Howdon Boys Club, Shaftoe Street /Archer Street, Rosehill, Wallsend, Tyne Wear NE28 7AB PLEASE DO NOT PARK ON BUS ROUTE main roads. Parking available behind Boys Club and in Car Park at bottom of Church Bank end of Wallsend High Street East near the course. Two junior races at 12.45pm and 1.00 pm . Seniors start at 1.15pm. Marshalls meet 1215 Continue Reading →
Brass Monkey Half Marathon:- Times are:- Leaving Blue Flame at 6.30am Leaving York Racecourse at 1pm Budget just less that 2 hours to return. Northern Cross Country Championships (Pontefract):- Times are:- Leaving Blue Flame at 9am. Bus will be there for 8.45am Leaving Pontefract at approx. 4.30pm Budget approx. 2 hours 30 mins to return. (Taking into account service station stops). On both buses you are reminded that no glass bottles are allowed on board. Any questions please let me know asap.
A big congratulations is in order to our honorable membership secretary who yesterday completed 242 parkruns and 600 days consecutive running. An amazing achievement and is richly deserved. Well done sir.
Here’s wishing all members of Heaton Harriers a happy new year. Lets make 2015 a year to remember as we celebrate 125 years of our fantastic club. What is a club, if not the sum of its member’s and those that make it great! Why not make 2015 the year you join Heaton Harriers? Turn that resolution into reality and come along and take part in our sessions, see what we do and what we are about. Take a look at this page for all the information you need. See Continue Reading →
Position Name R1 time Handicap Actual 1 Dave Brignall 29.14 8.30 20.44 2 Andrew Mc Donald 29.14 10.20 18.54 3 Alex Marshall 29.22 6.30 22.52 4 Dennis Fadden 29.30 8.00 21.30 5 Caitlin Souter 29.33 7.40 21.53 6 Nina Cameron 29.36 8.50 20.46 7 Phil Green 29.37 9.00 20.37 8 Mark Oliver 29.39 9.30 20.09 9 Gary Pilgrim 29.42 9.20 20.22 10 Anna Oswald 29.42 9.20 20.22 11 Allen Mulliss 29.43 5.00 24.43 12 Sue Lindsley 29.46 8.10 21.36 13 Andy Burden 29.46 11.40 18.06 14 Jason Wall 29.47 10.40 Continue Reading →
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: 12 12 Magnus McGillivray: 11 11 Allen Mulliss: 10 10 Wayne Fuller: 10 10 Jason Wall: 9 9 Ted Baty: Continue Reading →
Durham Cross Country Relays will be on Sunday 11th January. If you would like to run, please let your captain, Nina Cameron or Phil Green know by the end of December. It’s a flat grassy course with one little uphill bit. 2 laps of 1500m. 3 per team. Further details on Durham City Harriers website. http://www.durhamcityharriers.org.uk/…/Final-2015-CathRels-…