Category Archive: NEHL

Oct 31 2014

2014/15 TBH XCGP: Tables

  Every year, in tandem with the harrier league cross-country, TBH runs a competition for its members. Points are awarded on participation – a member has to finish a race in order to score – and also on the member’s finishing position. The higher position a member finishes, the higher number of points they score. …

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Oct 13 2014

2014/15 NEHL: Race 1 report

Cross-Country first-timer, Danny Fletcher, extol’s the virtues of running around fields and over hills.   Arriving in Cramlington for my first country experience fellow TBHer Deb Airey described it as looking like a scene from Game of Thrones, the tents pitched up with colourful flags blowing in the wind. I haven’t seen Game of Thrones, …

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Oct 11 2014

2014/15 NEHL: Race 1 results

Well done to everyone who turned out today (Saturday, 11th October) at the first fixture of the 2014/15 Start Fitness North East Harrier League. Glorious weather made for superb running conditions, and a strong turn-out by the club resulted in both the men and ladies coming top in their respective races But aside from the …

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Oct 04 2014

North East Harrier League 2014/15

The North East Harrier League (sponsored by Start Fitness) returns on Saturday, 11th October, with the first fixture taking place at East Cramlington Nature Reserve (NE23 6XF).   After two successive promotions, Tyne Bridge Harriers men found themselves in Division One last year and were pipped to the title by Durham City Harriers in the final …

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Mar 24 2014

2013/14 NEHL Grand Prix: Final Standings

After eight compelling events, the final tables for the 2013/14 NEHL Grand Prix series have been calculated and the winners are…   Senior Women   Senior Men (see below for race fixtures)   To succeed in the NEHL Grand Prix series members must not only show huge commitment to the cause but also churn out consistent performances at every event, so massive congratulations to Charlotte and James …

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Mar 18 2014

2013/14 NEHL: Race 6 Wrekenton

The final Start Fitness North East Harrier League fixture takes place this Saturday, 22nd March 2014, and in a change from recent seasons, the venue for the event is Wrekenton (Gateshead). Due to parking issues at Prudhoe – the usual venue for the season finale – race organisors have had to relocate the final harrier league fixture to Wrekenton for the second time …

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Mar 05 2014

NEHL Grand Prix: Tables updates

With only one fixture remaining, the outcome of the 2013/14 NEHL Grand Prix Series is still to be decided. Allowing for pack movements, both the men’s and women’s competition will go down to the wire. In the men’s competition both James Dunce and John Hurse are moving up a pack so how will this affect their scores? …

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Mar 01 2014

NEHL 2013/14: Alnwick Results

NEHL Cross Country: Alnwick Pastures – 1st March 2014 It was a fantastic day for Tyne Bridge with the club finishing 1st in the Senior Men’s race and 4th in the Senior Ladies race.   Newcomer Joel English had a storming run in the Senior Men’s race, finishing 2nd overall, and Steve Cairns continued his recent fine form with a great run …

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Feb 26 2014

NEHL Cross Country: Alnwick

The North East Harrier League returns to Alnwick this Saturday, 1st March, for the 5th fixture of the season. With only two races remaining, both the Men and Women teams are mid-table in Division 1, but as usual the club needs another tremendous show of strength from it’s members to consolidate their positions. The Ladies …

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Feb 11 2014

2013/14 NEHL Grand Prix Standings

Following the NEHL Wrekenton fixture the latest Grand Prix tables can be viewed below.   Ladies.   Men.   Details on how points are awarded for this competition can be found here. As always, if you spot an error with the tables please get in touch by leaving a comment below.   The next Harrier League fixture takes …

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Feb 10 2014

NEHL Wrekenton race report

Sara Sedgley recounts her battles against the wind and mud. And a devilish parcel shelf? The day started with Claire Norman kindly offering the ladies of Jesmond (Joanne Wood, Lindsay Walsh and I) a lift to the XC.  We were all on time and, after an impromptu battle with the Corsa back shelf, we were …

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Feb 09 2014

2013/14 NEHL: Race 4 results

Well done to everyone who took part in the latest round of the North East Harrier League.   The first member representing the club was Jane Harland in the Under-13 Girls event.   Next up were the Senior Ladies, and solid performances from Lindsay Walsh, Sophie Marr and Lucy Matheson helped the ladies finish in 6th place.   Finally …

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Feb 05 2014

2013/14 NEHL Cross Country: Wrekenton

The next Start Fitness North East Harrier League fixture take place at Wrekenton this Saturday, 8th February 2014. New members to the club are welcome to take part but they must register at Race HQ prior to their race. Race HQ/Registrations will be located in the buildings at Cardinal Hume School on Old Durham Road. The …

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Dec 24 2013

2013/14 NEHL Grand Prix Standings

Following the recent North Eastern Counties Cross Country Championships the latest Grand Prix tables can be viewed below.   Ladies.   Men.   Details on how points are awarded for this competition can be found here. As always, if you spot an error with the tables please get in touch by leaving a comment below.   The next …

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Dec 03 2013

2013/14 NEHL Race 3: Report

Group 3 leader, Mal Gibson, reports from the latest cross-country fixture. North East Harrier League. Wallington. Sat Nov 30th. The National Trust handbook says one of the things we can do at Wallington Hall is “stretch your legs with a walk on the extensive estate.”  Well about 60 of our members certainly did stretch their …

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Dec 02 2013

2013/14 NEHL Grand Prix Standings

Following Saturday’s harrier league fixture at Wallington Hall, the latest Grand Prix tables can be viewed below.   Ladies.   Men.   Details on how points are awarded for this competition can be found here.   As always, if you spot an error with the tables please get in touch by leaving a comment below.   Well done to …

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Dec 01 2013

2013/14 NEHL: Race 3 Results

Well done to everyone who ran in the 3rd Harrier League fixture of the season at Wallington Hall. Anticipation was high for the new venue and the consensus afterwards was of a fantastic, challenging course. Huge thanks to the officials and volunteers for a great event and coping with the mass number of athletes.   Men’s results.   note: …

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Nov 25 2013

NEHL 3: Morpeth 30th November 2013

The 3rd fixture of the North East Harrier League takes us to Wallington Hall, in the heart of the Northumberland countryside. Using GoogleMaps, estimated travelling time from East End Pool to Wallington Hall is 40 minutes.   Address: Wallington Hall, Cambo, NE61 4AR   Map:   For a larger map click here.   Directions. From the …

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