Pedro’s 10K, 20th October 2019

Pedro’s 10K is the new, and much friendlier sounding name, for the Hell Hole Multi-Terrain 10K. I’m sure that it is still as tough, so well done to Bill Milbourne in getting around in a time of 59:59.

Yorkshire 3 Peaks Ultra, 19th October 2019

Well done to Sarah Bowen for completing the Yorkshire 3 Peaks Ultra – 70 kilometres and an unbelievable amount of climbing! She describes it as “Another fun run out in beautiful scenery with friendly folk.” Sarah was 3rd lady and joint 17th overall in a time of 9 hours 47 minutes – amazing!

parkrun, 19th October 2019

Newcastle 18:58 Roberto Marzo 21:23 Gordon MacFadyen 23:28 Brian Hegarty 26:51 Tara Hipwood (PB) 28:19 Susannah Orr Coventry 25:55 Dave Kear Whitley Bay 23:51 Chris Gillie 27:17 Daisy Martin Jesmond Dene 26:12 Clare McKitterick Leazes 21:41 Mungai Wairia 23:27 Nina Jentl (PB) 23:40 Maria Duenas 24:13 Dan Edwards 26:07 Julija Stoniute 26:35 Bill Milbourne 28:31 …

Kielder Marathon and Half, 12th October 2019

Well done to everybody completing the half and full marathons at Kielder. Kielder is a beautiful setting to run in, but a tough one- I’d like to see Kipchoge try to run this in 2 hours! Half-Marathon 1:57:51 Hazel Juggins 1:58:05 Clare McKitterick 2:03:16 Julija Stoniute Marathon 3:50:02 Mungai Wairia 6:08:52 Julie Dumpleton

Kielder 10K, 11th October 2019

Very well done to Catherine Young in finishing 2nd lady in the Kielder 10K this weekend in a brilliant time of 40:56 on what must be a very tough course.

Langdale Horseshoe Fell Race

Two of our keen fell runners, Richard Slack and Dave Wotton, were running in the Lake District this weekend. Richard sends this report: Langdale Horseshoe Fell Race – 12 October 2019 Another of the Lake District long fell runs and following on from The Three Shires Race in September. Langdale is another step up from …

parkrun, 12th October 2019

Another sunny parkrunday and another grand turnout from Claremonters at Leazes, both running and volunteering. Many thanks! It was also the inaugural event of Jesmond Dene parkrun nearby. There are now three very different parkruns in Newcastle within a couple of miles of each other. This time ten years ago when Sunderland parkrun (the first …

Jersey Marathon, 6th October 2019

Well done to Nina Jensen for completing the Jersey Marathon in 4 hours and 11 minutes. Looks like the weather was slightly better than on the mainland!

parkrun, 5th October 2019

Thank you to the huge Claremont contingent that volunteered at our parkrun in Leazes Park. Newcastle 18:56 Roberto Marzo 21:24 Gordon Macfadyen 23:28 Brian Hegarty 25:04 Dave Kear 29:16 Susannah Orr Gateshead 31:16 Dave Manners South Shields 21:01 Simon Lowe Telford 20:03 Dan Edwards Fell Foot 23:00 David Devennie Leazes 20:27 Stephen Huntley 20:58 David …

NEHL Wrekenton, 28th September 2019

Well done to everyone for getting through the season opener. It actually looked like a decent day for running. There were some excellent performances from Harrier League debutantes and veterans alike. Position Name Time 19 Madeleine Day 28:13 27 Catherine Young 28:33 (27:18 actual) 50 Maria Duenas 29:26 67 Mandy Herworth 29:48 78 Sarah Kerr …