Keith Rooney

It is with great sadness to say that after battling cancer Keith passed away on Monday 17th of June. Running was an extremely important part of Keith’s life. Keith was a unique character with a flair with words, part of the Heaton Harrier family, and we offer our condolences and support to Keith’s brother Chris Rooney. A funeral service will be held on: Wednesday 3rd of July 1.30pm at Tynemouth Continue Reading →

Spring relay champs!

The annual Spring relays took place on Saturday 30th March at Churchill. Unfortunately we did not have a women’s team, but the small merry band of men did Heaton proud! it was a jam packed day with lots of junior races and throws events, and well attended by other clubs. Heaton had 5 men racing in the open mile across two heats. Heat 1 saw a closely contested race, with Continue Reading →

Shop as hard as you run!

You can raise money for Heaton Harriers simply by doing your online shopping! Easyfundraising is a site which partners with all the major retailers. Register on the site, download the application on your computer or phone, and select Heaton Harriers as your choice for charitable donation.  then go and shop!  The app sits in the background and if you go straight to a partner retailer it will pop up asking Continue Reading →

Anita Nott race, information for marshalls/helpers

Anita Nott race information for marshalls/helpers: HQ is at the cafe in Jesmond dene opposite pets corner. Jason will be at HQ from 5pm, can people helping with numbers and at HQ be there at 5.30. the rest of the marshalls to be there at 6.30, and there will be a marshalls briefing on Armstrong bridge at 6.45pm with Ted. Thankyou.

track and field

Next Masters fixture on monday 11th, at Monkton. We need as many people there as possible.–field-league-fixtures–timetable-2018.html next track and field training on Saturday 16th at churchill, throws from 12ish, track 1.30. everyone welcome. next Northern league fixture  Sunday 8th July, is at Middlesborough, we are looking to get a bus down and we need numbers  to see how big a bus is needed. please put name down on doodle if Continue Reading →

2018 track dates

Training is usually on Saturdays, from 12 onwards at Churchill.  throws first, then running from about 1.30pm speak to Lisa B for more info. all track and field info, get the dates in diary!! northern league dates (all age) 3rd june churchill, 8th july middlesborough (let me know if you intend to do this one as may organise a bus down), 4th august, churchill. masters league for those o35: all Continue Reading →

monthly mile results

Monthly Mile May 2018 1 James McKenzie 4.58 2 John Sturman 5.35 3 Andy Duguid 5.41 4 David Slater 5.42 5 Danny Routledge 6.36 6 Megan Turner 6.54 7 Sam Daley 6.55 8 David Bullock 6.57 9 Ken McEntee 7.28 10 Lisa Boyd 7.30   NEXT M MILE June  18th 2018   well done everyone on a warm night, thankyou to George, and Les for organising, and the people supporting!

Track and Field season starts!

Heaton are hosting the first Northern league track and field fixture this Saturday at Churchill, first event kicking off at 11.30am through to the relays finishing at 5pm. If you havn’t got your name down for an event and would like to compete speak to Lisa B asap! As Heaton are hosting we need volunteers to make it a great day and events run safely and smoothly, and as ever Continue Reading →

Heaton hero’s win again!

Sunday 22nd April not only saw a good number of Heaton Harriers tackle the hot London Marathon, but plenty of Heaton were competing elsewhere. in the Terry O’ Gara Dani Smythe was 2nd woman, with a finish time of 18.37! Not content with that, Dani joined a group of Heaton competing in the sprint relays at Churchill. Men did extremely well, with Jack Hepplestall rising to his debut challenge giving Continue Reading →

Monthly mile results

  Monthly Mile March 5th 2018 Time Hcap Actual 1 Andy Burden 10.39 5.00 5.39 2 Peter Jobes 8.13 2.30 5.43 3 Danni Smythe 10.43 5.00 5.43 4 Scott McEntee 6.45 1.00 5.45 5 Greg Pilgrim 9.46 4.00 5.46 6 David Slater 8.47 3.00 5.47 7 Mark Oliver 10.47 5.00 5.47 8 Andy Duguid 8.52 3.00 5.52 9 Phil Green 10.34 4.30 6.04 10 Craig Smith 9.42 3.30 6.12 11 Continue Reading →