Category: Marathons

Race Report: Marathon Du Medoc 2018

Marathon Du Medoc Saturday 8th September 2018 Report by Alexandra Battersby   The first thing to say is that I love the great north run (I realise this statement is not without controversy but please read on), and have completed everyone since 2002 until this year. So it was going to take something special for …

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Race Report: Sunderland Urban Ultra 2018

Sunderland Urban Ultra Saturday 3rd November 2018 Report by Michael Nemeth   WARNING: The Urban Ultra is a very long race, so a very long report is needed. Firstly, I’ll start with a little bit of background. Ever since my first Great North Run, back in 2012, someone told me about The Wall which is …

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Results round-up: July 2018

A round-up of race results featuring Tyne Bridge Harriers (updated 1st August 2018) Please get in touch if your result is missing or you have ran a Personal Best (PB).    NEMAA Track & Field (Jarrow): Monday 30th July 2018   Fort William Marathon: Sunday 29th July 2018   Northumberland Coastal Run: Sunday 29th July 2018 …

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Results Round-up: May 2018

A round-up of results featuring Tyne Bridge Harriers (updated 28th May 2018) Please get in touch if your race is missing or you ran a Personal Best (PB).   Vitality London 10,000m: Monday 28th May 2018   Edinburgh Marathon: Sunday 27th May 2018   Edinburgh Half Marathon: Sunday 27th May 2018   Druridge Bay 10K: …

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TBH Member of the Month: April 2018

Races are usually defined by how quickly we run, and whether or not we achieve that all important Personal Best. But sometimes, depending upon personal circumstances, just making it to the start or finish line of a race may be a far greater achievement. In the case of April’s TBH Member of the Month, their …

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Race Report: 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon

Virgin Money London Marathon Sunday, 22nd April 2018 Race report by George Stainsby   Sleet lashed my face. The jelly babies I had taken to eat at carefully planned points were only slightly softer than the now rock hard energy chewy blocks I wished were chips. I took off my gloves to prise the sugary …

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Results Round-up: April 2018

A round-up of results featuring Tyne Bridge Harriers (updated 2 May 2018) Please get in touch if you competed in a race not listed below or if you have ran a Personal Best (PB).   Stirling Marathon: Sunday 29th April 2018   Stirling Half Marathon: Sunday 29th April 2018   Newport Marathon: Sunday 29th April 2018   …

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2018 Boston Marathon – A runner’s story

On Monday, 16th April 2018, Japanese runner Yuki Kawauchi, overcame all the odds to win the 2018 Boston Marathon. Click here to read the fascinating story behind his triumph.     

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Results Round-up: March 2018

A round-up of results featuring Tyne Bridge Harriers (updated 30th March 2018) Please get in touch if you competed in a race not listed below or if you have ran a Personal Best (PB).   Mermaid 10K: Friday 30th March 2018   South Park 20M: Sunday 25th March 2018   Temple Park 5K: Sunday 25th March …

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North East Counties AA Summer Fixtures 2018

Below is a fixture list of this summer’s races.   North East Counties AA Summer Fixtures 2018 Click on image to view fixtures.   (Printing Instructions: Print in portrait double sided, Cut in half along the horizontal, then fold the 2 halfs along the vertical plane to create 2 fixtures list).

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Marathon study

Are you taking part in the Druridge Bay marathon and interested in helping out Northumbria University with one of their studies? This may be for you. “We are recruiting runners to take part in a study investigating the efficacy of phase change material cooling for enhancing recovery following a marathon. We are looking to get …

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Marathon Running: A guide for everyone

Anyone interested in marathon running may like this comprehensive guide written by Sports Fitness Advisor Jillian Anderson. It is spread over multiple pages and packed with practical tips and advice. The guide is completely free (although it does contain lots of ads) and can be accessed via this link    

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2018 London Marathon

Ralph Dickinson from Blyth Harriers is organising another trip for this year’s London Marathon. Trip Itinerary; Saturday, April 21st Your coach will depart from pickup points along the A1 corridor between Ashington and Scotch Corner and make the journey south to London, stopping once for refreshment en route. On arrival, you will be taken to …

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The White Rose Ultra 60M Race Report

Cees van der Land’s latest race report is about an Ultra marathon he recently completed. It’s a long report to cover a long event, but is a thoroughly entertaining account of the physical (and mental) battles that need to be overcome during these type of events.      The White Rose Ultra 60 : Saturday …

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Race Results: October 2017

A round-up of race results featuring Tyne Bridge Harriers [updated 29th October 2017]. Please get in touch if your result is missing or if you have run a Personal Best (PB) in a featured race.   Jedburgh Half Marathon: Sunday, 29th October 2017   Jedburgh 10K: Sunday, 29th October 2017   Jedburgh Canicross Race: Saturday, …

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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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Results Round-up: June 2017

A round-up of results featuring Tyne Bridge Harriers (updated 3rd July 2017) Please get in touch if you took part in a race or ran a Personal Best (PB) and would like it posted here.   Benbecula Half Marathon: Saturday 3 June 2017   Northumberland Triathlon: Sunday 4 June 2017   Mondseeland Half Marathon (Austria): Sunday …

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Results round-up: May 2017

A round-up of results featuring Tyne Bridge Harriers (updated 31st May 2017)   Belfast Marathon: Monday 1st May 2017   Tees Barrage 10K: Monday 1st May 2017   South Shields Montly Mile: Wednesday 3rd May 2017   Kendal 10K: Wednesday 3rd May 2017   2017 Strommingsloppet 10K (Stockholm): Saturday 6th May 2017   Sunderland 10K: …

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