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A life outside of running?

Drift wood (a beginners guide to Aqua running) by Dave Moir   Lane swimming in public swim sessions always makes me think of the Travis song ‘Drift wood‘. A bit unfair probably, as I have previously always headed to the fast lane to avoid the drift wood, so have rarely had the problem of swimming around it. …

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UK Inter-Counties Fell Race Champs: Race Report

Dave Moir reports from the UK Inter-counties Fell Race Championships   Ras Moel Eilio (Snowdonia – Wales) – 14th May 2016   One flew over the cuckoo’s nest   I’m definitely getting one of those fear lobotomies that most fell runners have had before my next fell race. I think this was one of the …

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2016 Northern Cross Country Championships

Many thanks to Robin Rutherford for these terrific photographs from Saturday’s event.  

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Great Ethiopian Run: Race Report

Out of Africa (by the skin of my teeth)  Just in case there is any possibility that someone might not know, Tyne Bridge Harriers won the team challenge at the Great North Run. We were then entered into a draw against the other Great Run victors around the country, and were the lucky winners of …

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2014 Yorkshire Marathon: Race Report

Feeling under the weather and got the running blues? Hopefully Catherine Eaton‘s race report from the Yorkshire Marathon will put a step back into your running.   Yorkshire Marathon race report: Sunday, 12th October 2014   This race was a long time coming for me, it was my comeback race. It sounds a bit crazy …

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Intercounties Fell Race Championships 2014

Mad-dog Moir (or should that be old dog Moir?) reports from Sunday’s Fell Running Championships.   Intercounties Fell Race Championships – Witton Park, Blackburn 18-5-14   Been a while since I’ve done a race report, thanks largely to the fact I’ve been a bit busy with junior related club stuff, and the fact that we’ve …

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TBH Member of the Month: April 2014

It gives me great pleasure to announce Dave Moir as April’s TBH Member of the Month. A fabulous month saw Dave finish the London Marathon in a time of 2:52, get a call-up for the North East Counties for the forth-coming Inter Counties Fell Running Championships (Witton Park, Blackburn on 18th May) and achieve his UK …

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North of England Track League (Div 3E)

Track & Field maestro Dave Moir invites you all to some fun and games.   The first NoE Track League (Div 3E) fixture is coming up soon on Star Wars Day (May the 4th) at Eastbourne Sports Complex, Bourne Avenue, Off Hundens Lane, Darlington, DL1 1LJ. We are partnered with Heaton Harriers again after gaining promotion …

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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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2013 Chester Marathon Race Report

Kerry Reed, a founding member of Tyne Bridge Harriers, takes us on an emotional 26 Miles journey.   This year I decided to run a marathon for the first time, this is my account on the experience…….. 2013 Chester Marathon: 6th October 2013 About January time, on hearing all of the talk around group 4 of …

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Weekend round-up: 5th & 6th October 2013

A round-up of the weekend’s races featuring Tyne Bridge members.   2013 West Sydney Half Marathon: 5th October Shaun Brown: 1:18:35 (5th overall)   Full results here.     2013 Chester Marathon: 6th October David Moir: 2:53:02 Steve Cairns: 2:54:47 (racing under different club name) Isobel Knox: 3:15:08 Kerry Reed: 3:41:33 Guy Rintoul: 3:55:39 Richard Jones: 4:11:38 …

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British Masters Athletics Federation 5K Championships: 16th June 2013

Having overcome disappointments at the Marathon of the North (mis-measured course) and the Clive Cookson 10k (fell inside the first 10 meters), Dave Moir was determined the British Masters 5k Champs would be his race. But would things go to plan on the day?   One comment that was made repeatedly both before and after this …

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Longtown 10M Road Race: 6 April 2013

Dave Moir reports on the latest ‘Ten miler’ to join the racing calendar. This was the first running of this road race, and it was put on by a company called “Sport in Action” who are better known for a portfolio of triathlons they put on in the Cumbria area. With a promise of a …

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