Matthew Kingston and Sarah Bowen went for a plodge round the fells just north of Stanhope. Lovely little race with a real local feel. Unfortunately Sarah went over on her ankle and couldn’t complete the course. POSITION TIME RACE NO NAME CLUB CAT GENDER 46 54.03 380 MATHEW KINGSTON CLAREMONT V40 M Full results available …

Bridges Of The Tyne 5M 2012

Pos 27 83 119 158 210 Name Luke Bryant Ashley Ritchie Rachel Hayes Chris Hogarth Terry Welsh Time 30:02 33:36 35:32 37:44 41:13   Report by Luke Bryant The 10th July saw the first running of the Bridges of the Tyne 5 mile race. It was damp and relatively cool evening which made a nice …

Tynedale 10k 2012 Report

By Rachel Hayes The Tynedale 10k takes place at the start of July and is a really scenic race, going along country roads and paths in Ovingham and Wylam. This was the third year that I have run the Tynedale 10k, so fortunately I was prepared for the route being quite undulating and for the …

Druridge Bay Half Marathon 2012

Pos 6 Name Chris Jones Time 1:33:49   Report by Chris Jones Druridge Bay was the idyllic setting for this increasingly popular Marathon and Half Marathon, organised by the North East Marathon Club. The race was multi terrain, 2 laps for the half and 4 laps for the full marathon which made it very spectator …

Outlaw Triathlon 2012

Congratulations to Tracey Etherington on successfully completing the Ironman distance Outlaw Triathlon. What a phenomenal achievement! Pos 470 Name Tracey Etherington Swim 1:08:54 T1 06:03 Cycle 6:52:14 T2 04:25 Run 4:38:11 Finish 12:49:50

Newcastle parkrun 07/07/12

Normal service was resumed after last week’s run was cancelled due to an Armed Forces Day event in Exhibition Park. The Hoppings may have left toon but the remains of one of the rides behind the military museum and the terrible state of the gravel paths meant an alternate route had to be used. It …

Tynedale 10k 2012

Pos 3 40 76 185 Name Brendan McMillan Luke Bryant Jeremy Smith Rachel Hayes Time 33:46 38:25 40:06 45:08

Chateauneuf 6K

Terry Welsh has been sunning himself in the South of France and couldn’t resist the lure of this local race.  Just to make us feel jealous, he has sent this report: RACE REPORT   the CHATEAUNEUF 6K I flew off to do this race while vous were getting soaked  in the Blaydon. Chateauneuf-de-Grasse is a hill …

Lakeland Trails Marathon, Coniston 2012

Pos 76 106 Name Sumanth Nayak Paul Hughes Time 4:04 4:15   Report by Sumanth Nayak Soon after doing the Sunderland marathon, I read an article in Runners World on the top races in the UK. The Lakeland Trails marathon at Coniston was voted the most scenic marathon and after a little research I found …

parkrun 30/6/12

Gateshead parkrun – Dave Kear 25:05 Whitley Bay parkrun – Tom Oliphant 20:10, Bill Milbourne 24:02