Heaton Handicap 20th Dec 2016 Pos Surname R1 time handicap actual 1 Sam Topping 26.58 -2.10 29.08 2 Jenny Dover 28.34 3.00 25.34 3 Paul Stutt 28.50 8.30 20.20 4 Margaret Dover 28.58 3.00 25.58 5 Ian McKinnon 29.01 7.30 21.31 6 Alan Langford 29.05 9.40 19.25 7 Ellen Roberts 29.07 8.50 20.17 8 Paul Inskip 29.13 9.10 20.03 9 A Daglish 29.24 5.20 24.04 10 Holly Matheson 29.28 10.00 Continue Reading →

Club Fell Championships 2016 and races for 2017

This year saw 28 club members competing in the fell champs.  Les Bellis and Sharon Cook were the champions for 2016. The 2017 season will see us racing in Northumberland, North Yorkshire, Durham,  the Lake District and Scotland. Brough Law ,  AS, Northumberland  March 12 Coledale Horseshoe, AM, Lake District, April 8th*** Gisborough Moors race, BL, North Yorkshire, 23 April Fairfield Horseshoe, AM, Lake District, 13 May*** Roman Wall show Continue Reading →

track and field officials courses

i have negotiated with England Athletics to put on extra officials courses so we can increase the numbers of officials for track and field fixtures. The club will pay for members to do these. you have to do the first one – health and safety, as its compulsory and then can choose to do any or all of the others. The first session is 6-8pm, then the others are 6-9pm Continue Reading →

Heaton Harriers membership subs are due for renewal for 2017

Heaton Harriers membership subs are due for renewal for 2017. If you pay by the end of January you can pay the discounted rate = £35.00, but if you renew in February or March it’s the full rate of £45.00. The link to pay online is now active: (+ a transaction fee). For members under 21 or in full time education a reduced rate of £20.00 is payable, if Continue Reading →

The Hobble 2016.

This race is often seen as an entry race to longer Northumbrian fell running and it is at CM*, but it can be a hard task master. We had five men and three women on the start line in myrtle green…mostly           It starts in the grounds of Allendale middle school and turns down then UP a mahoosive climb on tarmac heading more or less south Continue Reading →

Northern, National XC and Durham relays

Entries are coming thick and fast now and as a result we have decided to attach 3 entries to this one post. They are entries for the Northern Cross Country Championships to be held in Liverpool on 28th January 2017, the National Cross Country Championships to be held in Nottingham on 25th February 2017 and the Durham Cathedral cross country relays to be held in Durham on 15th January 2017. Continue Reading →

Hi all, you may recall a while ago i sent something around regarding a proposal for a track at city stadium. The organisation trying to do this is called Newcastle Athletics Development Association, NADA. You can read more about this on the website, by clicking on the link below: NADA They also have 2 consultation events where you can look at the proposal and plans and put views across. At Continue Reading →


The second monthly mile takes place monday  5th december. ,Starting at the junction of rutland road and west street .All participants can run an accurately measured mile.The first runner will start at 7.30 so it is advised you get there early to do a proper warm up. This is not a race ,it is basically a personal time trial to give you an indication of your fitness level

Brampton to Carlisle road race.

This was the 65th running of this classic northern road race and it attracted a quality field from across the North and nearly 700 runners took to the start line. We had a composite coach party from Heaton and Tyne bridge harriers. The journey over west was splendid with blue skies and frozen vistas. Pre race banter was the usual standard and Gary had brought along the new Heaton millinery care Continue Reading →