Start Fitness NEHL 2015-2016 XC

We NEED MORE OF YOU! FINAL CALL FOR NE Masters Road Relay Championships at Bedewell Park, Hebburn (opp Monkton Stadium, Jarrow). Races are on Wednesday 4th May. 3km distance per runner. Women and Men O65 start at 6:30pm, Men 35-64 starts at 7:15pm. Teams of 3 for categories O35, O45, O55 & O65. (You do NOT need to be a member of NE Masters to run. HH member is enough!) Here at the people that have signed up so far:- Scott McEntee,Micky Mallen,John Gibson,Rob Brown,Phil Green,John Alexander John Moore,Chris Checkley,Les Bellis,George Routledge,Colin McEntee, Reg Checkley, Kelly Dodds,Helena Wälsäter Lowes,Fiona Robins,Ellen Roberts,Louise Johnson,Caroline Billis, Sue Mary Linsley, Lisa Boyd Please add you name the list by replying this posting – NOW! – to john_h_james@hotmail.com

Gordon Smith Relays

Relays are coming thick and fast now people. The next one up is the Gordon Smith Relays, hosted by Wallsend Harriers on Wednesday 11th May. It is a 2 mile ‘flat/fast’ course around the cobalt. It is teams of 3 and 1 member of each team must be a vet (v40 male and v35 female). If you would like to be part of a team, either male or female, please Continue Reading →

Club Membership 2016 & England Athletics 2016-17 registration fees

All senior members who renewed their club membership for 2016 have had their England Athletics (EA) registration renewed for 2016-17 (the EA registration year starts on April 1st) and payment of the EA fee is about to be made. Club membership (and EA registration) for anyone who has NOT renewed for 2016 has therefore now lapsed (but all are welcome to rejoin the club at any time). For any membership Continue Reading →

NE Masters Road Relay Championships

Spring has sprung so there is the chance to get in some midweek races. Teams are needed for the NE Masters Road Relay Championships at Bedewell Park, Hebburn (opp Monkton Stadium, Jarrow). Races are on Wednesday 4th May. 3km distance per runner. Women and Men O65 start at 6:30pm, Men 35-64 starts at 7:15pm. Teams of 3 for categories O35, O45, O55 & O65. You do not need to be Continue Reading →

Race numbers responsibility

We see offers and requests of unused numbers before races across the running community. Some races allow name transfers by a certain deadline, some do not allow this practice at all which can perpetuate the practice of running under someone elses name. Heaton Harriers committee needs to make it extremely clear that the practice of running under some one elses number is not acceptable. There is a risk if this Continue Reading →

2016 Heaton Harriers Fell Championships.

Myrtle and white bog trotters, I have prepared this years selection of fell races for your delectation. Some you will be familiar with and others will be new and challenging. The rules are simple, start and finish a race and long as I see you name in the results you count. Most of the fell races are under 6 miles long and are manageable by club members. You may need Continue Reading →