Tag Archive: great north run

Sep 18 2017

Race Results: September 2017

A round-up of results featuring Tyne Bridge Harriers. (updated 18th September 2017) (leave a comment below if you run a Personal Best and would like it highlighted)   Simplyhealth Great Bristol Half Marathon: Sunday 17th September 2017   Sedgefield Serpentine MT: Sunday 17th September 2017   BMAF 10,000m (Jarrow): Saturday 16th September 2017   Oslo …

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Sep 12 2017

2017 Great North Run: Race Report

Thanks to Claire Wynarczyk for her report from Sunday’s race.   Simplyhealth Great North Run: Sunday 10th September 2017   My training for the Great North Run had taken a different form this year after achieving my half marathon PB of 2:56:53 In Manchester on 28th May 2017. Usually GNR is the only half I …

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Jul 12 2017

2017 Great North 10K: Race Report

Great North 10K race report by Danny Fletcher   Sunday, 9th July 2017   “Don’t call it a come back, I’ve been here for years!”  – LL Cool J.     I had previously run the Great North 10K 4 years ago, one of my first ever running events. Like many new runners I used …

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Jan 06 2017

2017 Great North Run – Club Places

Following Tyne Bridge Harrier‘s success in the Great Run Club Challenge in 2016, the club was awarded ten free entries for this year’s Great North Run, and it was the decision of the club committee to award the places to ten group coaches & leaders.   The names of the interested coaches/leaders were put into …

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Sep 19 2016

2016 Great North Run: Race Report

Great North Run: Sunday 11 September 2016 Report by Danny Fletcher   It was watching the Great North Run on television that got me into running, watching people of all shapes and sizes crossing the Tyne Bridge with smiles on their faces on their 13.1 mile jaunt to South Shields. Sadly my love for the …

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Sep 12 2016

2016 Great North running events

Well done to everyone who represented Tyne Bridge Harriers over the weekend of 10 & 11 September.   Get in touch if your name is missing from the results or if you ran a Personal Best / Season Best / Club Record and would like it shown.   Great North 5K: Saturday 10 September 2016 …

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Sep 13 2015

parkrun round-up: 12th September 2015

This is a list of members of Tyne Bridge Harriers who participated at a parkrun on Saturday, 12th September 2015. The first runner home for each gender is included/emboldened, regardless of club, for reference purposes.     Newcastle parkrun A total of 347 runners took part. View full results for Newcastle parkrun event #288   …

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Jul 21 2015

Runner profile: Louise Kelly

The second in the series of Runner Profile’s is supplied by Louise Kelly.   They say inspiration can strike anywhere and having just finished reading Alex Lockwood‘s profile I thought to myself, ‘It will be nowhere near as good but why not give it a shot’. So here goes nothing!   I suppose the best place …

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Jul 18 2015

Runner profile: Alex Lockwood

Tyne Bridge Harriers were formed in 2011, and one of the earliest runners to join the club was Alex Lockwood. In this report, Alex looks back at four years of running in the black & white vest.   Seven things I’ve learnt since joining TBH   In June 2011 I joined Tyne Bridge Harriers after …

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Jan 14 2015

2015 Great Run Events

Thanks to fine performances by many of the members in Great Run events last year, the club were awarded 10 free places in the 2015 Great North 10K Run and 15 free places in the 2015 Great North Run half-marathon. The GN10K places will be allocated to the ten Member of the Month winners preceding …

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Sep 12 2014

Great Run Club Challenge

Following last weekend’s Great North Run, it has been announced Tyne Bridge Harriers were the top rated affiliated club in the race. The GNR was the third round of the 2014 Great Run Club Challenge, a competition for affiliated clubs and registered athletes promoted by Great Run in partnership with England Athletics. To qualify, clubs had …

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Sep 05 2014

Results round-up: September 2014

A round-up of race results featuring Tyne Bridge Harriers.   Autumn Coast Road 5K: Wednesday, 3rd September 17:45 Alastair Spanner Full results can be found here.     BUPA Great North 5K: Saturday, 6th September 15:46 Marc Fenwick 1st 24:38 Gemma Cowan 24:38 Shaun Cowan Congratulations to Marc Fenwick on a fabulous victory. Full results …

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Sep 16 2013

Great North Run Race Report, No. 2

Newbie to the TBH family Felicity Watson offers her views on the magnificent turnout, complementing that stalwart Stuart’s report Before I started this race I asked Mr Kenny Mac whether I could begin the report with the line “I would like to forget the pain of…” Needless to say this was encouraged with some enthusiasm. …

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Mar 01 2013

Launch of Tyne Bridge Harriers Golden Mile

The Beginning Starting as a conversation in the pub after the Great North Run 2012, the subject inevitably turned to the customary comparison of mile splits. This led to the question of rather than running 13 or 26 consecutive miles, how fast could we run just one? Thus the TBH Golden Mile was born. One …

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Sep 16 2012

Great North Run 2012 Memories

Congratulations to everyone who finished the 2012 BUPA Great North Run. Despite the drizzly conditions, nothing could distract from a fantastic event and the customary great support from the people of the North East. Tyne Bridge members came away from the race with mixed results, with several achieving PB’s after running some brilliant times, a dozen or so made their …

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Sep 12 2012

Great North Run memories

Someone who wishes to remain anonymous supplies the next in our series of Great North Run memories, some of which aren’t always happy ones.  Always wanted to run the GNR but couldn’t afford it. One year I went along to see off a friend, leaving them at the start as I walked a few hundred …

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Sep 09 2012

Great North Run memories

Continuing our series of GNR memories, we have this one from 1991. Take it away Stu Dickson.. 1991 My First Great North Run. My first Great North Run was 21 years ago so my memory of the event has slightly faded, but as I was a young ‘whip snapper of a lad’!!! I can remember being …

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Sep 08 2012

Great North Run memories

In the lead-up to next Sunday’s BUPA Great North Run, several club members will offer they own personal memories of this great sporting event. Starting things off is David Daniels. Like a lot of people at the time, I took up running in order to take part in the Great North Run. The year was …

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