2018 President’s Shield

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 RelaysFriday, 30th MarchRace Information
Contact your club captain if you wish
to take part
Blyth 10KSunday, 8th AprilRace Information
Wallsend 5KSunday, 22nd AprilRace Information
Pier To PierSunday, 20th MayRace Information
Clive Cookson 10K
(also the Club Championship Race)
Wednesday, May 23rdRace Information
Sunderland 5KThursday, 12th JulyRace Information
Durham Summer RelaysThursday, 16th AugustRace Information to follow
Brampton to Carlisle 10MSunday, 18th NovemberRace Information to follow
Hexhamshire Hobble FelltbaRace Information to follow
North Eastern XC ChampionshipsSaturday, 8th DecemberRace 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.

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    • Claire Wynarczyk on 27th July 2018 at 22:18
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    What’s going to happen with presidents shield now Durham summer relays cancelled will anything replace it

    1. No.

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