Well done john , first place in a time of 18 minutes 24 seconds.monday 11th july 2016 vantaa , Finland .All at heaton harriers are very very proud of you.
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 →
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 →
Clink the link for the full results:- Anita Nott Full Results 2016 Full list of prize winners available from the link below:- Anita Nott Results 2016 – Prize List
Well done Rachel Barnes (13th) Nicola Roper (29th) Hannah Shillitoe (45th)and Alison Janes (49th) , 3rd team in the blaydon , fantastic .
David Brigham completes the Bob Graham round this weekend, after starting on friday night, he traversed 42 peaks in the English Lake district in under 24 hours (23.30). I am sure he will kind enough to write a piece for the website once he recovers. It is one of three grand rounds of fell running in the United Kingdom and only one in three succeed on a first attempt. The Bob Continue Reading →
This weekend saw the opening fixture in the Heaton hill running series for 2016. Ten Harriers made a substantial part of the field. A couple of fell debutantes and a few older hands. My blog report here with full results to follow. Phil
Heaton Harriers have been in regular discussion with a charity recently set up – Newcastle Athletics Development Association (NADA) , that has put together a proposal to have an athletics track and field facility built at the commonly known area ‘city stadium’ . this is an exciting proposal, as it is aimed to have the facility open for use by multiple running clubs, community groups and schools. it is proposed Continue Reading →
Lisa Boyd first passed the post , official winner was young thomas Stutt . 1 Lisa Boyd 26.45 1.30 25.15 2 Thomas Stutt 27.14 4.20 22.54 3 Paul Stutt 27.14 4.20 22.54 4 Paramjeet Bhogal 28.26 3.00 25.26 5 Chris Dennison 28.30 8.30 20.00 6 David Slater 28.41 5.30 23.11 7 Colin McEntee 28.54 5.30 23.24 8 Chris Checkley 28.55 8.20 20.35 9 Richard Arnott 28.55 8.00 20.55 10 Ken McEntee Continue Reading →