Monthly Archive: February 2015

Feb 28 2015

TBH Ballot results for Bridges of the Tyne 2015

As previous entrants will testify, the views on offer during the Bridges of the Tyne road race are some of the best in the North East; the Tyne Bridge, Millennium Bridge, Baltic Art Centre and Sage Gateshead being just a few landmarks along the way. And members of Tyne Bridge Harriers, who train along Newcastle …

Continue reading »

Feb 28 2015

TGA Bridges Of The Tyne 5M Road Race 2015 – SOLD OUT

Race SOLD OUT This years Bridges Of The Tyne 5 Mile Road Race has now SOLD OUT. Thank you to everyone who has supported the event. As expected, demand was high for this fantastic race & online entries quickly disappeared in just over 15 hours. Congratulations to everyone who secured their place for July 7th. …

Continue reading »

Feb 28 2015

NEHL 2014/15: Race 5 Results

Apologies if I appear to keep repeating myself but what else can I do if the TBH men and women keeping churning out superb performances in the NEHL cross-country.   In the senior ladies race, provisional results show TBH in 2nd place (behind Durham City Harriers), with Magda Grinsdale leading the ladies home with a …

Continue reading »

Feb 25 2015

Strength & Conditioning Session: 23rd February 2015

Monday evening’s S&C session consisted of the Bleep Test, one minute of press-ups and one minute of sit-ups.   Results from the three tests (together with results from a previous session) can be viewed below.     The Strength & Conditioning sessions are on every Monday evening and currently take place at Gateshead Stadium between 6:30 …

Continue reading »

Feb 24 2015

parkrun round-up: Saturday, 21st February 2015

This is a list of members of Tyne Bridge Harriers who participated at a parkrun on 21st February, 2015. The first runner home for each gender is included/emboldened, regardless of club, for reference purposes.   Albert parkrun, Middlesbrough A total of 295 runners took part. View full results for Albert parkrun, Middlesbrough event #356   …

Continue reading »

Feb 24 2015

Running, Jumping & Throwing

Has all the mud, mud and more mud been getting you down? Does your running feel like it’s just slow mile after slow mile during marathon training? Were you always overlooked on school sports day but secretly fancied yourself to have high jumping or hammer throwing potential?   Well ladies and gentlemen, the magic three …

Continue reading »

Feb 23 2015

Results Round-up: 23rd February 2015

A round-up of recent race results featuring Tyne Bridge Harriers.   Bramley 20M: Sunday, 15th February 2015 2:48:26 Alex Battersby Full results can be found here. Incidentally, running concurrent with the 20M event was the Bramley 10M race, featuring our very own Tony Carter (running for his 2nd claim club Reading Runners). TC finished in 2nd place, …

Continue reading »

Feb 23 2015

National Cross Country Championships 2015 (Pt 3)

The story so far. After getting up at stupid o’clock in the morning and boarding the red eye train to King’s Cross, myself and fellow TBH cohorts arrived in London to have breakfast at a  greasy spoon café and book into our accommodation for the next 24 hours. With bags un-packed, it was then off …

Continue reading »

Feb 22 2015

National Cross Country Championships 2015 (Pt 2)

As already mentioned in a previous article, Tyne Bridge Harriers had a fantastic day-out at the National Cross-Country Championships, with both the men and ladies finishing teams for the first time in the club’s short history. Sara James and Kevin Cheetham summarise TBH’s weekend in London.   It was a bright and early start – …

Continue reading »

Feb 22 2015

National Cross Country Championships 2015 (Pt 1)

Despite a very wet and muddy course around Hampstead Heath (London), Louise Kelly reminisces on a fabulous day at the National Cross Country Championships, Saturday, 21st February 2015.   4am I set my alarm for, thinking about why am I doing this? The answer to which was ‘It’s because you signed up for it Louise, …

Continue reading »

Feb 16 2015

2014/15 TBH XCGP: Tables

Following the recent fixture at Bedewell Park (Jarrow), the updated tables for this year’s Cross Country Grand Prix competition can be viewed below. With just two races remaining of the season, and bonus points rewarded to members who finish all eight events, everything is still to play for.   The next Harrier League fixture is …

Continue reading »

Feb 15 2015

parkrun round-up: 14th February 2015

This is a list of members of Tyne Bridge Harriers who participated at parkrun on Saturday, 14th February 2015. The first runner home for each gender is included/emboldened, regardless of club, for reference purposes.   Leeds parkrun A total of 466 runners took part. View full results for Leeds parkrun event #388   Position Gender …

Continue reading »

Feb 14 2015

‘Royal Signals’ Road Relay Championships 2015

Well done to all the members who competed in today’s Road Relay Championships at Hetton Lyons Country Park [Saturday, 14th February].   On a perfect day for racing, a quality competition finished with Tyne Bridge Harriers claiming two sets of medals.   In the Senior Men’s race, the team of Kurt Heron, Tom Charlton, James Dunce, …

Continue reading »

Feb 13 2015

North-East Duathlon Event

Calling all runners, cyclists and those looking for a new sporting challenge; Coalfields Triathlon Club are hosting the inaugural Lambton Duathlon on Sunday, 12th April 2015.   The event is on closed roads and described as hilly, scenic and suitable for both experienced athletes and novices looking to complete their first duathlon.   The race comprises …

Continue reading »

Feb 13 2015

Bridges Of The Tyne 5 Mile Road Race 2015 – Announcement

The entry form for the TGA Consulting Engineers Bridges Of The Tyne 5 Mile Road Race 2015 will open at 6:00 am on Saturday 28th February 2015.

Continue reading »

Feb 13 2015

TBH and This Girl Can

Tyne Bridge Harriers are proud to have been asked to be a part of the This Girl Can initiative. We pride ourselves on being an inclusive running club, believing running should be accessible to everyone, regardless of age, gender or ability. We already have a membership that is comprised of over 45% female, many of whom …

Continue reading »

Feb 08 2015

parkrun round-up: 7th February 2015

This is a list of members of Tyne Bridge Harriers who participated at a parkrun on Saturday, 7th February 2015. The first runner home for each gender is included/emboldened, regardless of club, for reference purposes.   Newcastle parkrun A total of 511 runners took part. View full results for Newcastle parkrun event #260   Position …

Continue reading »

Feb 07 2015

Tyne Bridge Harriers and Sport Newcastle

Tyne Bridge Harriers have received some excellent news that will help the club continue to develop its coaching network. Sport Newcastle, a local sports development charity, have awarded the club £1,000 towards our coach development network. The growth of the club in the last 4 years has been huge, to the point where we have …

Continue reading »

Older posts «

Fetch more items