March 2014 archive

parkrun roundup: 15th March 2014

This is a list of members of Tyne Bridge Harriers who participated at a parkrun event on 15th March 2014. The first runner home for each gender is included (in Bold) regardless of club, for reference purposes. If your name is missing from this list please change your details on the results email (selecting Tyne …

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RUN Northumberland Half Marathon 2014

Well done to everyone who took part in Sunday’s Run Northumberland Half Marathon (Sunday, 16th March 2014). Extremely strong westerly winds, together with an undulating course, made for difficult running conditions throughout the race. First back for the club was Tim Kelso (8th overall), closely followed by Dave Moir who claimed 1st VM45 prize. The trio of Tim, …

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BMAF Cross Country Race Report

The club’s very own Scottish warrior, Kenny Mac, reports from the BMAF Cross Country Championships. This year it was the turn of Scotland Veterans to host the BMAF Cross Country and Tollcross Park was the chosen venue. The changing rooms were the newly refurbished International Swim Centre which is to host the 2014 Commonwealth Games. Tollcross …

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BMAF Cross Country Championships 2014

BMAF Cross Country Championships 2014: Tollcross park, Glasgow, Saturday, 15th March 2014   Many congratulations to Steve Cairns, Kenny Mac and Paul Hilton, who won Silver at today’s Master’s Cross Country Championships     Competing in the VM45-54 age category, the trio were just a few seconds behind the category winners (Salford Harriers) and finished 3rd overall. A fantastic performance. Also …

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Northern Athletics Road Relay Championships 2014

Northern Athletics Road Relay Championships: Heaton Park, Manchester, Saturday 15th March 2014   Huge congratulations to the 12 members who brought home Tyne Bridge in a fantastic 15th position in this year’s Northern 12-stage relays. The team, consisting of Shaun Brown, Marc Fenwick, Kevin Jeffress, John Morley, Louis Goffe, Andrew Dougal, Anthony Bagley, David Anderson, Darryl Davison, Chris …

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Training Sessions w/c 17th March 2014

This week’s training sessions are;   Tuesday 18th Gp 1. 1 x 4 minutes, 2 x 3 minutes, 3 x 2 minutes, 4 x 1 minutes Gp 2. 1 x 4 minutes, 2 x 3 minutes, 3 x 2 minutes, 4 x 1 minutes Gp 3. 1 x 4 minutes, 2 x 3 minutes, 3 …

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TBH Golden Mile 2014

This year the TBH Golden Mile is due to take place on 10th May at Churchill Track, Monkseaton. The series of training sessions building up to the final will start Saturday 29thMarch and take place every week at Churchill Track. This year however, the format is slightly different and there will not be an initial …

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2013/14 TBH Winter Grand Prix: Final Standings

As previously mentioned, after six frenetic races, the winner of the 2013/14 TBH Winter Grand Prix is Paul Brown. Paul started the series with a time of 38:59 and got continually quicker as the competition progressed, posting times of 36.27 (race 2), 36.14 (3), 35.47 (4) and 34.06 in race 5. (Paul volunteered in race 6). And as a result …

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TBH Juniors

When Tyne Bridge Harriers was formed in 2011, one of the objectives of the committee was to set-up a successful junior section. To develop and coach promising youngsters and – more specifically – to encourage children from the local community to participate in the sport. Well, three years down the line, it appears the committee’s dream is about to be realised.   At the moment, …

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East Hull 20-miler: race report

Shaun Brown gets a few surprises about the people and gateposts of Hull on his way to a magnificent 4th place in the East Hull 20 Mile Race. As part of my training for the Virgin Money London Marathon I decided to take part in a 20 mile race as a test event. As it …

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Results round-up: 8th & 9th March 2014

A round-up of results featuring Tyne Bridge members.   parkrun: 8th March 2014 Congratulations to the following members who recorded a parkrun PB on Saturday. Gateshead: Jonathan Pearson Riverside: Nick Pearson Whitley Bay: Craig Hodgson Newcastle: Jon Moss   Emily Chaytor   and Harriet Chapman Leeds: Megan Parkin   and Becky Parkin (If you ran …

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Training Sessions: w/c 10th March 2014

This week’s training sessions are;   Tuesday 11th Group 1: 35 mins Tempo Surge Group 2: 30 mins Tempo Surge Group 3: 28 mins Tempo Surge Group 4: 25 mins Tempo Surge Group 5: 20 min Fartlek Run   Wednesday 12th Beginner’s session, 6:30pm at East End Pool. This is aimed for beginners only and …

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TBH Member of the Month: February

The recipient of February’s Member of the Month will be unfamiliar to a lot of members, especially those who have joined within the past six months or so, as a series of injuries have meant this runner hasn’t been able to train with the club in that time. But it’s fair to say the influence …

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NEHL Grand Prix: Tables updates

With only one fixture remaining, the outcome of the 2013/14 NEHL Grand Prix Series is still to be decided. Allowing for pack movements, both the men’s and women’s competition will go down to the wire. In the men’s competition both James Dunce and John Hurse are moving up a pack so how will this affect their scores? …

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TBH Winter Grand Prix: Race 6 results

Provisional results from the final race of the 2013/14 Winter Grand Prix. Congratulations to Kirsty Louise Duncan who was first finisher in the 6th and final race of the 2013/14 Winter Grand Prix series. Despite the slight breeze and sharp nip in the air, there was a record 124 finishers for the event, with (according to RunBritain …

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parkrun roundup: 1st March 2014

Below is a comprehensive list of Tyne Bridge members that participated at parkrun on Saturday, 1st March. If your name is missing from the list, please change the details on your Profile page (see comment below for instructions).   Results for  Ashford parkrun, event number 19, 01/03/2014 81 participants completed the run today. The first male to finish …

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Results round-up: 1st & 2nd March 2014

A round-up of races featuring Tyne Bridge members.   Well done to Dave Young and Morag Kelly who completed the CTS Northumberland Half Marathon on Saturday, 1st March. The event, part of the Coastal Trail Series, took runners from Craster to Bamburgh along the Northumberland coastline and was one of a number of the races on the day. …

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Training Sessions w/c 3rd March 2014

This week’s training sessions are;

Tuesday 4th March

TBH Winter Grand Prix: Race 6

An exact 5k course along Newcastle Quayside which crosses both the Swing Bridge and Millennium Bridge.

All members / new runners to the club are welcome to take part in the event, and don’t worry if you haven’t competed in any of the previous races as current form in training and recent race times will be taken into consideration…..

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