Category: Events

2017 President’s Shield

Congratulations to David Young, winner of the 2017 President’s Shield   David was a clear winner in the end, consistently finishing in the top half of every race of the series and scoring highly every time.   Final Points Table       The President’s Shield is a free-to-enter competition open to ALL TBH members. Members …

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Race Fixtures: Winter 2017 & Spring 2018

North East race calendar for Winter 2017/Spring 2018 (including club championship races and several events outside of the area).     If you would like your Race listed, please send details here.

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2017 Sherman Cup / Davison Shield Cross Country

Sherman Cup / Davison Shield Cross Country Temple Park, South Shields Saturday, 28th October 2017   For all those present at Saturday’s cross country the end of British Summer Time came a day early as a chill wind whipped across Temple Park, reaching parts that other winds don’t reach.   So severe were the conditions …

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Jedburgh Running Festival: October 2017

Vicki Deritis reports on a terrific weekend of running at Jedburgh.   Jedburgh Running Festival: Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th October 2017   We took the recently acquired campervan out for it’s maiden voyage north of the border to the Jedburgh Running Festival. The Scottish border town hosts an annual weekend of running events on …

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National Road Relays Championships 2017

National Road Relays 6-Stage & 4-Stage Championships Saturday, 7th October 2017 Sutton Park, Birmingham   For the first time in the club’s history, TBH had a team in both the Senior Men and Senior Ladies races, and after a terrific day’s racing, the men finished in 31st position (2nd NE team) and the ladies in 58th. …

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2017-2018 Start Fitness North Eastern Harrier League

Race 1. Wrekenton – Saturday, 30th September 2017   Thanks to everyone who turned out for the first fixture of the season, especially if it was your first taster of cross country. I said you’d love it! Strong performances throughout the club ranks helped TBH finish 2nd in the Senior Ladies race and 3rd in …

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Race Results: September 2017

A round-up of results featuring Tyne Bridge Harriers. (updated 26th September 2017) (leave a comment below if you run a Personal Best and would like it highlighted)   Hellhole MT 10K: Sunday 24th September 2017   NEMC Hexham Track Half Marathon: Sunday 3rd September 2017   Wynyard Hall 10K: Sunday 24th September 2017   Scottish …

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2017 Northern Athletics 6-Stage Relays

Northern Athletics Road Relay Championships – Senior Men Sport City, Manchester: Saturday 16th September 2017   Tyne Bridge were able to send two quality packed teams to the Championships, and a fantastic effort by the Men’s ‘A team’ saw the club secure a Top 10 finish for the first time in it’s history, finishing in …

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2017 Gateshead Trail 10K: Race Report

George Stainsby reports from the Gateshead Trail 10K.   Gateshead Trail 10K: Saturday 12th August 2017   As Britain’s longest road, and one of the most important pieces of infrastructure in the North-East, the A1 is noisy. And busy. And not a good place for a run. But just a few hundred metres to the …

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2017 York 10K: Race Report

Neil Banks reports from the York 10K   York 10K : Sunday 6th August 2017   After a break from running (my own choice), I have returned to training with my TBH friends and thanks all for their support. So the York 10K. Sunday morning up early for the first train to York along with …

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Results Round-up: July 2017

That’s another month gone, and another results round-up page done and dusted. [updated 1st August 2017] If you took part in a race, or ran a Personal Best (PB), leave a comment below to get it mentioned on the page.     Chevy Chase (20 Mile MT): Saturday 1 July 2017 (Unfortunately, Andy and Cat …

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2017 Summer Grand Prix: Race 3 Results

A set of provisional results from this evening’s race can be viewed below. Please get in touch if you notice an error with your time/position.   Damien McKeon, making his first appearance in the Summer Grand Prix Series, made good use of his decent handicap time and stormed to victory, finishing almost two minutes ahead …

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2017 Chevy Chase: Race Report

Chevy Chase Race Report by Matt Walker   Saturday, 1st July 2017   Those of you who read my race report for the Roseberry Topping Fell race a few weeks ago (or anyone who has had the misfortune to ask why I have been absent recently) will know that I had quite a spell of …

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2017 Roseberry Romp Race Report

Matt Walker – making a welcome return to racing – takes us off-piste around Roseberry Topping. Roseberry Romp – Tuesday, 23 May 2017 Roseberry Topping (as Wikipedia tells me) was once considered the highest peak in North Yorkshire and due its dramatic shape draws comparison with the famous Matterhorn. I had of course forgotten all …

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2017 60 Van Texel: Race Report

Cees van der Land reports from his first Ultra-Marathon   The 60 Van Texel: Monday 17 April 2017   Wind, sand and ever changing plans, racing my first ultra. This is it, four months of specific training all for this moment, to toe the start line of my first ultra-race, the 60 van Texel. A …

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East Cliff Rotary Quarter Marathon Race Report

Tim Hawkins writes our first ever Quarter Marathon race report.   East Cliff Rotary Quarter Marathon: Saturday 15th April 2017   No, I’ve never heard of a quarter marathon before either. But given that I knew I’d be spending Easter with family in Dorset I knew I had to get at least some running in …

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Stockton Duathlon Festival: Race Report

Rachel Taylor reports on her first multi-discipline event.   Stockton Duathlon Festival – Sprint Distance: Sunday 23 April 2017   Triathlon has experienced something of a purple patch in recent years, and there is little sign of the attraction starting to wane. Duathlon, too, is growing in popularity. From what I can work out, the …

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2017 Virgin London Marathon: Report

Andy Mellon reflects back on Sunday’s London Marathon.   2017 London Marathon and lessons I’ve had to learn to get it right this time   7am Monday 24th April 2017. The sun is shining, there’s no wind and I can still walk downstairs. A good moment to reflect on yesterday’s Virgin London Marathon (VLM) and …

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