Tag: North East Harrier League

Training Sessions w/c 26th February 2018

  This week’s training sessions are; Full session details will be sent to members. (If you’re a paid-up member but don’t receive the weekly training session emails please get in touch by clicking here)   New runners are always welcome along on a club night to try out the training sessions. There’ll be no pressure to …

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2017-2018 Start Fitness North Eastern Harrier League

Race 4. Herrington Park – Saturday, 6th January 2018   Thanks to everyone who turned out to represent the club at Herrington Park. Heavy rain in the days leading up to the event resulted in a course which became badly cut-up after the first couple of races. So fair play to all the men, ladies …

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2017-2018 Start Fitness North Eastern Harrier League

Race 2. Druridge Bay – Sunday, 8 October 2017   Outstanding performances by a plethora of members saw TBH finish 1st in both the Senior Ladies and Senior Men races. Huge congratulations to everyone who ran and played a part in this magnificent result.   And to cap a fabulous day, Paul O’Mara, won an individual …

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2017-2018 Start Fitness North Eastern Harrier League

Race 1. Wrekenton – Saturday, 30th September 2017   Thanks to everyone who turned out for the first fixture of the season, especially if it was your first taster of cross country. I said you’d love it! Strong performances throughout the club ranks helped TBH finish 2nd in the Senior Ladies race and 3rd in …

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2016-2017 TBH Harrier League Grand Prix

Many congratulations to this year’s winners of the TBH Harrier League Grand Prix Series – Alison Dargie and Tom Charlton       The TBH Harrier League Grand Prix is an internal club competition for members who represent TBH during the cross-country season.     After eight cross country fixtures (six North East Harrier League races …

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2016-2017 NEHL Cross Country

NEHL Fixture 6: Alnwick Pastures, Saturday, 4 March 2017 Going into the final fixture of the season, the club had already secured the Senior Men’s Championship and were hoping to complete the ‘double’ by winning the Senior Ladies title too. Unfortunately, it wasn’t to be, with TBH ladies being pipped to the title by North …

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NEHL Thornley Hall Farm Race Report

Alison Dargie reports from the recent mud-fest at Thornley Hall Farm and brings to light all that is good (and bad) about cross-country.   NEHL Cross Country: Thornley Hall Farm (Saturday, 11th February 2017)   Arriving at a cross country there’s always that moment when I don’t want to get out of the car: that moment …

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2016-2017 North East Harrier League

UPDATED 7 JANUARY 2017 Congratulations to the Senior Ladies team who finished 1st in their race Also coming up trumps was Leodhais, finishing 1st in the U17 Men’s race And the men held on for a terrific 2nd place in the Senior Men‘s race All in all, quite a good day for the club. Well …

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2016-2017 NEHL Cross Country: Race 3

Start Fitness North East Harrier League Cross Country: Race 3 Thornley Hall Farm: Saturday 26 November 2016   “Well done Ladies today @ Thornley Hall Farm, a challenging course but great conditions, sunshine blue skies. Ladies, you finished 3rd place which is a tremendous result! Well done everyone who turned out to race”. Cat (Ladies …

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2016-2017 NEHL: Race 2

Well done to everyone who turned out at Druridge Bay today (Sunday, 9 October).   A solid turnout from the TBH lasses produced another strong performance, with the ladies finishing in 4th place! ??   And a terrific 2nd place finish by the lads saw them move to the top of the Division 1 table …

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2016-2017 NEHL: Race 1

Well done to all the members who turned out to represent the club in today’s North East Harrier League fixture at Wrekenton (Saturday, 1st October 2016).   Thanks to everyone’s efforts, the club finished 1st in the Senior Ladies race and 2nd in the Senior Men’s race (Provisional results can be found here)   And …

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Whipper In: History of North East Cross Country

WHIPPER IN The Northumberland and Durham Paperchase League, the Early Years, the Forerunner of the North East Harrier League by Archie Jenkins   Modern day cross country running evolved from the public school activity ‘Hare & Hounds’ or ‘Paper Chasing’. This human form of hunting embraced the terms commonly used in the field sport. The …

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2015-16 HL Grand Prix: Points table

Every year, in tandem with the Start Fitness North East Harrier League, the club holds a club competition for its members. Following every cross country fixture (five Harrier League meets, the Sherman Cup/Davison Shield competition and the North Eastern Championships) points are awarded on participation and on a member’s finishing position. The higher position a …

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2015/16 NEHL Cross Country: Alnwick

Well done to everyone who represented the club in the latest fixture of the North East Harrier League (Saturday, 5th March 2016).   A terrific performance by the Senior Women saw the team finish 1st on the day, and help move the club into 2nd position in the Division One table.   An equally solid …

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Results round-up: 29th November 2015

A round-up of recent results featuring Tyne Bridge Harriers.   North East Harrier League (Druridge Bay): Saturday 28th November 2015 Another strong showing by members resulted in the lasses finishing 2nd in the Senior Women’s race and the lads finishing 3rd in the Senior Men’s race. After 3 events, both the lads and lasses lie …

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NEHL 2015-2016: Aykley Heads

Despite the bitterly cold conditions, a great turn-out by members at Aykley Heads (Durham) saw the club consolidate it’s position in both the men’s and ladies Division One tables. On an undulating course, made even more challenging after the recent poor weather, the TBH Juniors set the order of the day, with Imogen, Amelia, Anna, …

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NEHL Sherman Cup / Davison Shield

Well done to everyone who took part in today’s Cross-Country at Temple Park, South Shields (Saturday, 10th October 2015).   Marc Fenwick (3rd Senior Male) and Stevie Cairns (1st Veteran Male) were the stand-out individuals, but terrific running by the whole club resulted in Tyne Bridge finishing 4th in the Senior Ladies, 2nd in the …

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NEHL Race 1 – Tanfield Lea: Race Report

Louise Kelly reports from the first cross-country fixture of the season.   NEHL Tanfield Lea: Saturday 26 September 2015   The location – a field located next to a disused (?) railway, in between Beamish and the Angel of the North. The reason – the start of the NEHL XC season of course and defence …

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