Tag: North East Harrier League

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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It’s only mud..

With the cross-country season almost upon us, Heather Dorman has a few reassuring words for all those yet to dip their toe in the mud.   Cross Country – The Low Down Having really enjoyed reading recent postings on the website, I felt inspired to have a go myself.  With the cross country season looming, …

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2014/15 North East Harrier League

Congratulations to TYNE BRIDGE HARRIERS, winners of the 2014/15 Start Fitness North East Harrier League   Two fantastic results at the final fixture of the season (the men and women both finished 2nd in their respective races) saw the club clinch both the Men’s and Ladies titles for the 1st time.   In Tyne Bridge …

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NEHL 2014/15: Race 5 Results

Apologies if I appear to keep repeating myself but what else can I do if the TBH men and women keeping churning out superb performances in the NEHL cross-country.   In the senior ladies race, provisional results show TBH in 2nd place (behind Durham City Harriers), with Magda Grinsdale leading the ladies home with a …

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2014/15 NEHL: Race 4

The 2014/15 North East Harrier League resumes on Saturday, 31st January at Bedewell Park, Jarrow. Tyne Bridge Harriers currently sit top of Division One in both the Men’s and Women’s competitions, but they need as members as possible to turn out in the remaining fixtures if they’re to maintain a challenge for the title. At this stage …

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2014/15 NEHL: Race 3

The 3rd fixture of the North East Harrier League takes place on Saturday, 29th November in the beautiful surroundings of Wallington Hall, in the heart of the Northumberland countryside. Using GoogleMaps, estimated travelling time from East End Pool to Wallington Hall is 40 minutes.   Address: Wallington Hall, Cambo, NE61 4AR   Map:   For a …

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2014/15 NEHL: Race 2 Report

I hope she doesn’t mind but I’m going to begin this report with a posting from Sarah Lindsay’s FB page which sum’s up the day beautifully.   …having had time to reflect on yesterday’s NEHL XC in Durham, I think each and every TBH runner should be congratulated on their efforts. …it was a brutal …

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North East Harrier League: Race 2

The next fixture of the Start Fitness North East Harrier League takes place at Aykley Heads (Durham) on Saturday, 22nd November 2014.   Race HQ will be the main entrance area of County Hall (DH1 5UZ). There are 1,000 car parking spaces at County Hall staff car park for runners and spectators. Entry to the car park will …

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2014/15 TBH XCGP: Tables

  Every year, in tandem with the harrier league cross-country, TBH runs a competition for its members. Points are awarded on participation – a member has to finish a race in order to score – and also on the member’s finishing position. The higher position a member finishes, the higher number of points they score. …

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2014/15 NEHL: Race 1 report

Cross-Country first-timer, Danny Fletcher, extol’s the virtues of running around fields and over hills.   Arriving in Cramlington for my first country experience fellow TBHer Deb Airey described it as looking like a scene from Game of Thrones, the tents pitched up with colourful flags blowing in the wind. I haven’t seen Game of Thrones, …

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2014/15 NEHL: Race 1 results

Well done to everyone who turned out today (Saturday, 11th October) at the first fixture of the 2014/15 Start Fitness North East Harrier League. Glorious weather made for superb running conditions, and a strong turn-out by the club resulted in both the men and ladies coming top in their respective races But aside from the …

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North East Harrier League 2014/15

The North East Harrier League (sponsored by Start Fitness) returns on Saturday, 11th October, with the first fixture taking place at East Cramlington Nature Reserve (NE23 6XF).   After two successive promotions, Tyne Bridge Harriers men found themselves in Division One last year and were pipped to the title by Durham City Harriers in the final …

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2013/14 NEHL Grand Prix: Final Standings

After eight compelling events, the final tables for the 2013/14 NEHL Grand Prix series have been calculated and the winners are…   Senior Women   Senior Men (see below for race fixtures)   To succeed in the NEHL Grand Prix series members must not only show huge commitment to the cause but also churn out consistent performances at every event, so massive congratulations to Charlotte and James …

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2013/14 NEHL: Wrekenton II

Wrekenton, 22nd March 2014   After another fantastic day of cross-country racing, including a surprise result in the Senior Men’s event, the major honours for 2013/14 went to;   Senior Women Division 1: Gateshead Harriers Senior Women Division 2: Birtley AC U17 Girls/U20 Women: Durham City U15 Girls: Jarrow & Hebburn U13 Girls: Tynedale Harriers   Senior Men Division …

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2013/14 NEHL: Race 6 Wrekenton

The final Start Fitness North East Harrier League fixture takes place this Saturday, 22nd March 2014, and in a change from recent seasons, the venue for the event is Wrekenton (Gateshead). Due to parking issues at Prudhoe – the usual venue for the season finale – race organisors have had to relocate the final harrier league fixture to Wrekenton for the second time …

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NEHL Grand Prix: Tables updates

With only one fixture remaining, the outcome of the 2013/14 NEHL Grand Prix Series is still to be decided. Allowing for pack movements, both the men’s and women’s competition will go down to the wire. In the men’s competition both James Dunce and John Hurse are moving up a pack so how will this affect their scores? …

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