Tag Archive: cees van der land

May 13 2017

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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Sep 01 2014

Tynedale 10 Mile ‘Jelly T’ Race Report

Cees Van Der Land proves he is just as quick with his race reports as he is with his running.   Tynedale 10 Mile ‘Jelly T’ Road Race: Sunday, 31st August 2014 (WARNING: Paces mentioned in this report are in the metric system) Last year’s Tynedale 10 Miler from Hexham to Ovingham was my first …

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Aug 31 2014

Results round-up: 31st August 2014

A round-up of recent races featuring Tyne Bridge Harriers.   Watergate 5K: Thursday 28th August 15:58 Marc Fenwick (1st :thumbsup:) 17:36 Matty Tomlinson (1st MV40) 17:55 Alan Hodgson (2nd MV40) 18:53 Edwin Wong (1st MV35) 20:25 Nick Pearson 20:40 Rebecca Parkin (3rd Senior Female) Marc, Matty & Alan also won the Men’s team prize. Full …

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May 27 2014

EMF Half Marathon race report

EMF Half Marathon: Sunday, 25th May 2014   With Real Madrid trailing one-nil and never look like scoring against Athletico Madrid, I turn off the TV and head to bed. It’s just gone 9:30pm on a Saturday night and I really know how to live the high life! But after a solid six hours sleep …

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Apr 15 2014

2014 London Marathon race report

Cees van der Land’s insight into this year’s London Marathon is a marvel (heck, it even includes Scarlett Johansson).   2014 Virgin London Marathon race report by Cees van der Land Inspired by the high quantity and quality of race reports on the Tyne Bridge site lately (and a little bit of post-marathon blues) here’s …

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Nov 03 2013

Hellvellyn Lakeland Trails Race Report: 1st Nov

Claire Norman in the Lakes in Leodais’s shoes I thought I would combine my first trail race experience with my first race report… getting the excuses in early as always! This time last week the prospect of running in the foothills of the Hellvellyn would have been up there with my worst nightmares. However when …

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Sep 29 2013

Race Results: 29th September 2013

Well done to all the member who tackled the 2013 Redcar half marathon. For the second year running, this great event – superbly organised by Redcar & Cleveland council and Redcar Running Club – was marred by poor weather. Despite the clear blue skies and bright sunshine, a strong south-easterly wind meant conditions in the …

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