MONTHLY MILE JANUARY 6TH 2020

Monthly Mile (meet as normal but may be slight course change due to road works ) 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 Continue Reading →

December handicap results

Well done to all runners who took part in Thursday’s 5km handicap race, and thank you to everyone who came out to help. Pos Name time handicap actual 1 Lisa Boyd 27.45 2.00 25.45 (guest) 2 Lisa McGillivray 27.49 4.00 23.49 (guest) 3 Chris Checkley 28.16 7.40 20.36 4 Jack Shawcross 28.56 10.20 18.36 5 Dani Smythe 28.56 10.00 18.56 (guest) 6 Matt Hetherington 29.06 12.10 16.56 7 Jo Bell Continue Reading →

Christmas Handicap tonight

A reminder that tonight’s session is the Christmas 5k handicap. The meeting place is Rutland Road in Wallsend, not the Blue Flames. Please arrive before 7:20pm to register and warm up. The first runners will set off at 7:30pm. After the race, please join us at the Lindisfarne on West Street for a festive buffet and quiz. Feel free to come along, either to support the runners or just for Continue Reading →

Plans for Christmas & beyond

Just a very quick post to round up some runs you can get involved in over the next few weeks. Please note that there will be no official sessions on the 24th, 26th or 31st December, but you’re welcome to arrange to meet at the club to go for a run on those nights. Thursday 19th December – Christmas 5km handicap and then on to the Lindisfarne Saturday 21st December Continue Reading →

Club Christmas bash

A reminder that there will be no club session this Thursday, 12th December, as we’ll bt at the club Christmas party. If you’re coming, meet at Lezzet on Benton Front Street from 7:30pm, for an 8pm start.

Weekly Round-Up, WC Monday 25th November

Tuesday – club session. 3k time trial. Good turnout considering how cold and icy it was. Thursday – club session. Benton Road lamp posts. Saturday – well done to those that ventured further afield than Rising Sun and Newcastle to find a parkrun that was running. I personally took the opportunity to have a lazy morning. So 23 HH’s ran at 8 different parkruns: Prudhoe, South Shields, Newbiggin by the Continue Reading →

Winter Grand Prix – update from Blyth

Well done everyone who ran at Blyth Sands yesterday, a cracking Heaton turn out and lots of prizes for our runners! The provisional results can be found here. Here’s the update to our Grand Prix: Name Wrekenton Monthly Mile Brampton Blyth Total Nina Cameron 5 0 8 10 (23) Mandy Hood 0 8 5 0 (13) Abi Timms 7 0 0 5 (12) Abbie Boxshall 5 0 0 5 (10) Continue Reading →

Membership renewal for 2020

For most members your current club membership fee covers you until the end of December 2019 and renewal for 2020 can be made now. Membership fees for 2020 were decided by members at the last AGM and will increase by £1.00 (due to a £1.00 increase in England Athletics (EA) athlete affiliation fee). Renewal rates for 2020 are as follows, including a discounted fee for renewal made by the end Continue Reading →

Weekly Round-Up WC 18th November

A bit of a disaster this week. Firstly I accidentally deleted my first basic draft of the round-up. Then the training schedule was updated so I don’t know what the sessions were last week and now the consolidation report for parkrun isn’t working. Grrrrr Tuesday & Thursday – Heaton Training Sessions!! – The End. Saturday – A wet, soggy start to parkrun for most of us. Well done to all Continue Reading →

Weekly Round-Up. WC Monday 11th November

Tuesday – once it was established whether the lights were on or off, Tuesday’s training session was Heaton Park Hills. Thursday – training session was 400’s @ Balliol Saturday – WET WET WET for many of the parkrun routes on Saturday. The weather however did not stop Heaton Harriers from being out in force. 58 of us could be seen running and wading at 14 different events. Newcastle, Prudhoe, HighBury Continue Reading →