The President’s Shield is an internal club competition for all TBH members.
Members compete in a series of pre-selected races during the year, with points awarded on participation and finishing position.
Participation points are awarded in relation to members regular training group; so Gp 1 runners receive 15 pts per race, Gp 2 30pts, Gp 3 45 pts, Gp 4 60 pts and Gp 5 runners 75 pts.
Points are also awarded on a member’s finishing position, with 100 pts awarded for a Top 5% finish, 90 pts for a 6 – 10% finish, 80 pts for 11-20% finish, 70 pts for 21-30% finish etc.
15 bonus points will be awarded for winning an individual or team prize.
There are ten scoring events, with the best six results counting towards a member’s final score.
2018 President’s Shield Races
|Elswick Good Friday Relays||Friday, 30th March||Race Information
Contact your club captain if you wish
to take part
|Blyth 10K||Sunday, 8th April||Race Information|
|Wallsend 5K||Sunday, 22nd April||Race Information|
|Pier To Pier||Sunday, 20th May||Race Information|
|Clive Cookson 10K|
(also the Club Championship Race)
|Wednesday, May 23rd||Race Information|
|Sunderland 5K||Thursday, 12th July||Race Information|
|Durham Summer Relays||Thursday, 16th August||Race Information to follow|
|Brampton to Carlisle 10M||Sunday, 18th November||Race Information to follow|
|Hexhamshire Hobble Fell||tba||Race Information to follow|
|North Eastern XC Championships||Saturday, 8th December||Race Information to follow|
(race dates to be confirmed)
Members are automatically entered into the President’s Shield, so there’s no need to register/sign-up.
Members must be listed as ‘Tyne Bridge Harriers’ in a race to score points.
Although entry into the President’s Shield competition is free, members must pay their own race fees where applicable.
Please get in touch if you have any questions.