Start Fitness NEHL 2016-2017 XC

Monthly mile monsoon

A cold , wet and windy night on West street. Sam had marked the course with the wheel and the turnaround was a handily placed “Caution” sign near the works beside the Coast road. Dennis’s Van became the sign on as the monsoon started. The President was there with his stopwatch. George with the paperwork on his bike. So we started at the Lindisfarne end… Up the hill towards the Continue Reading →

“this girl can” fun run volunteers needed!

North Tyneside council and partners are promoting the campaign “this girl can” and will be organising a fun run on Sat 3rd December 9.30am. at the Rising sun park, covering the park run course. (park run is cancelled). Kerry Nesbitt works for North Tyneside council, is part of organising this and is also a Heaton harrier. She has asked if we can help to volunteer – marshalling etc much like park Continue Reading →


London Marathons club entries – proof of ballot entry to club secretary by 30th November We have applied for and been allocated 3 club places for the marathon, so for those who entered the London marathon ballot and have been in the unfortunate position of being rejected can you send through your rejection letter/email/photo etc as proof of ballot entry.  You will then be entered into a draw for one Continue Reading →


HH discount night at start fitness – 11th November Scott has organised a discount night at Start Fitness, Newcastle and this will take place on Friday 11th November. Note -the discount will only be available between the hours of 4pm-7pm. During this time the shop will be open to the public and therefore in order to qualify for the discount you must use the phrase ‘HEATON20‘ when at the tills Continue Reading →


Monthly Mile The Heaton Harrier monthly mile starts again in november.It will continue on the first monday of each month for the foreseeable future. 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 Continue Reading →

Memorial race 13th November


We could still do with some Heaton representation running, including junior entries. you can enter on line here: on line entry

we also still need volunteers for all areas , and especially a couple of people with laptops to help with junior and on the day entries. please complete the doodle poll if you can help by clicking this link volunteers


Annual General Meeting

Just a reminder, Its our AGM this Wednesday, 7pm at Blue Flames, one free drink per person. It would be good to have as many club members as possible attend.

Langdale Horseshoe fell race 08/10/16

Chris Thain, David Brigham, Matthew Hetherington, Peter Wood and Myself started this final race in the English Fell Running Championships and last of the Lakes Classics series. Over 550 runners had entered with just under 400 starting the race. The route follows the very narrow track behind the pub before climbing beside the ghyll to pass Pavey Arc on its right hand side. Its then over to Thunacar Knott and Continue Reading →

Memorial race

we need lots of volunteers for the memorial race please. click the link and complete the doodle poll to indicate what role you would like to volunteer for. Some require a few people, the more the better!! memorial race volunteers poll