Gordon Smith Relays Report

This report submitted by Graham Leslie: Wallsend Harriers have been hosting the Gordon Smith Relays since 1996 in memory of their long-serving chairman. Once run on a course at St Peter’s Basin they now take place nearby what was Swan Hunters shipyard, using a combination of footpaths and pavements. The race HQ used to be …

Jesmond Dene Handicap Race 1 – 07/05/12

No First name Surname Age R1 pos R1 time R1 hcap R1 actual 275 Paul Hughes M35 19 37.38 17.00 20.38 208 David Saunders M50 58 40.27 18.00 22.27

Marathon of the North and 10k – Race Report 2

By Lorna Pearson A spectator’s point of view and ‘A podium place for Claremont’ First of all I would like to say well done to all our runners in these two events. However, I must by start by congratulating our Catherine Young for coming 2nd in the ladies marathon race; absolutely amazing performance and a …

parkrun News

By Lorna Pearson I felt the urge to pen this, so to speak, after reading our regular Park Run contributor’s report for 05/05/12; then being too modest to mention something himself. Park run is not only well supported by Claremont runners but by our regular contributions to the volunteering ranks.  This week it was Dave …

Marathon of the North 2012 – Race Report

By Sumanth Nayak The Marathon of the North was to be my third crack at the 26.2 mile distance. Having just done the Dubai Marathon at the end of January, I didn’t really start training for it till late February. However, various injuries (sprained ankle, sore foot and knee) in the month leading up to …

Marathon of the North 2012

Name Gender Position Gun Time Chip Time Overall Position Roberto Marzo 46 3:11:47 3:11:45 46 Jamie Harding 96 3:25:03 3:24:55 97 Catherine Young 2 3:25:37 3:25:08 102 Sumanth Nayak 112 3:27:15 3:27:07 115 Nina Jensen 39 3:49:21 3:49:03 282 Adrian Conlin 412 4:08:05 4:07:50 491

Spring Handicap, Town Moor – Photos

Newcastle parkrun 05/05/12

Congratulations to Chris Hogarth and Janice Morris for recording new personal bests today. There was another exciting finish, this time between Matthew Kingston and Jeremy Smith. It looks like a sub-19 run is on the cards for Matthew, given the right conditions. And no, Roberto’s time is no mistake. He was saving himself for the …

Gordon Smith Relays

Wallsend, 3rd May 2012 A good showing from the Claremont teams.  Well done! Pos Team M/F 1st Leg Time 2nd Leg Time Cumulative Time 3rd Leg Time Total Time 25 A M Luke Bryant 0:11:03 Jeremy Smith V 0:11:22 0:22:25 Paul Robinson 0:11:50 0:34:15 33 B M Roberto Marzo 0:11:34 Matthew Kingston V 0:11:37 0:23:11 …

Club Handicap Points Table

Claremont Handicap – 30th April 2012 Point Scored = Finishing Position Non Participation = No of Finishers + 1 Aggregate Points Totals Forename Surname 25.07.2011 31.10.2011 30.01.2012 30.04.2012 Aggregate points score for the last four races (30.04.2012) Gordon Macfadyen 3 11 35 13 62 Jamie Harding 4 42 8 15 69 Paul Robinson 11 27 …