Tag: David Beech

Hexhamshire Hobble 2013: Race Report

For David Beech at the moment the weekend means only one thing, a fell race. And luckily for us that means another smashing race report. [Word of warning though, don’t continue reading if you’re busy eating].   Hexhamshire Hobble Fell Race: Sunday 1st December 2013 This year had a great attendance, due to the 20th anniversary of …

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Commondale Beacon Fell Race: Report

We’re being spoilt at the moment with an abundance of great race reports, the latest coming from David Beech.   Commondale Beacon Fell Race (8.8miles / 1200 ft ascent): Sunday 24 November 2013 The new Commondale Fell race is a mix of the old Danby Beacon and Castleton Fell Races, situated in the North York Moors …

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Kendal Mountain Film Festival – Race Report

The old saying goes that you should never meet your heroes. David Beech not only met one of his but actually beat them in a race!! Haglöfs KMF 10km Trail Run: Saturday 16th November  To try attempt a defence of Louis Goffe’s title was going to be a toughie this year, with a new hillier course set out and a …

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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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SCA Prudhoe Miners 10k Race: 22nd September 2013

Well done to all the members who took part in the Prudhoe Miners 10k Road Race (Sunday, 22nd Sept 2013). David Beech was first the TBH member to finish, coming home in 2nd place overall (behind race winner Steve Rankin – Sunderland Strollers) in a time of 35:18. Next up were David Moir (5th overall) and …

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Snowdon Race Report: Saturday 20th July 2013

Many congratulations to David Beech and John Tollitt for completing the 2013 Snowdon Race. The event, now it’s 38th year, is considered as one of the greatest in the world of mountain running, and attracts some of the best racers in Europe. However, the event has grown over the last four decades to be one …

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Bamburgh 10k: June 16th 2013

Many congratulations to David Beech on his victory at this year’s Bamburgh 10k race. David was joined by seven other Tyne Bridge members, all of whom enjoyed the fantastic weather along the scenic North-East coastline.   members results.   Full results can be found here    

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Alwinton Fell Race: June 8th 2013

All good things come to those that wait, as Alan Wallace will now explain. Alwinton was mentioned at the grand prix on Tuesday evening and before I knew it I was bundling my gear (and myself) into the car on a bright Saturday morning to make the trip up into Northumberland. I picked up Jonathan …

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TBH Summer Grand Prix: Race 2 results.

On a breezy summer’s evening, a magnificent eighty runners turned out for the 2nd race of the 2013 Summer Series. And leading the race from start to finish was Paul Brown, clocking a time of 22:49. Although this was the second race of the series, it was the first to implement a yacht handicap system …

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Pinchintho​rpe Plod Fell Race – 7 April 2013

David Beech reports from his latest MT adventure, the Pinchinthorpe Plod Fell Race. Well, I decided to do this local fell race instead of the Lake District event, I have some unfinished business with the North Yorks, Cleveland and Northumberland fell running communities. The last 2 races I have entered, I have for some crazy reason, …

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Dare 2b Spine Race: 12-19th January 2013

On behalf of everyone at Tyne Bridge Harriers, our very best wishes to David Beech who is currently competing in the Dare 2b Spine Race. The Spine is described as Britain’s most brutal race, being the longest, coldest and most demanding mountain marathon in Britain. 268 miles of ice, snow, cold and savage winds. And to make …

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Hexhamshire Hobble Race Report – Sunday 2nd Dec

Dave Beech gets all slippy and slidy for TBH as he reports from the hilly Hexhamshire Hobble On a very icy and cold Sunday morning, the TBH contingent met at the local school car park which was now a makeshift race HQ and registration building, located in the small remote village of Allendale. Registration was …

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2012 Hexhamshire Hobble Fell Race: 2nd December 2012

Well done to everyone who turned out for the 2012 Hexhamshire Hobble fell race. It’s amazing the effect two simple words such as ‘tea’ and ‘cakes’ will have on runners, as over a dozen members travelled over to Allendale Town for this annual 10.4 Mile race. Congratulations must go to David Beech, who finished 3rd overall (2nd …

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