A few weeks ago, club member Richard Jones was one of several hundred people who took part in The Wall Ultra race. Here is Richard’s report. The Wall Ultra, Sat 22 June 2013 (Carlisle Castle to the Millennium Bridge, Gateshead) This was going to be difficult for a couple or reasons; firstly I’d never ran more than …
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Jul 03 2013
Oct 29 2012
Dave Moir sends in this report from Sunday’s race. Mud, Mud Glorious Mud After a rather disappointing outcome at Chester 3 weeks ago (unable to run due to a pre-race chest infection) I sort of wanted to replace it with another marathon, as I was still in fairly good marathon shape. I toyed with the …
Apr 16 2012
Tyne Bridge Harriers had 8 club athletes taking part in the 117th Newcastle parkrun on Saturday in a field of 238 runners. Results 10 David L APPLEBY 18:59 19 John TOLLITT 19:26 20 Simon PRYDE 19:27 46 Rob WISHART 21:12 51 Darryl DAVISON 21:21 106 Vanessa LAWRENCE 24:23 New PB 172 Kelly SPENCE 28:11 New …
Mar 20 2012
For the final race in the Winter GP series 2011/12 we had 51 Tyne Bridge Harriers who crossed the line to record their times on the exact 5k course around Newcastle Quayside. The conditions were good & the earlier winds had dropped by the time the runners set off. Well done to Alison Habebi led …
Mar 16 2012
Tuesday 20th March is the sixth and final race in the Tyne Bridge Harriers Winter GP series. An exact 5K looped course of Newcastle Quayside, taking in crossings of both the Swing Bridge and the Millennium Bridge. The series comprises of six races which has been taking place on the third Tuesday of the month …
Feb 06 2012
Despite the bitterly cold conditions this weekend, there was a fantastic turnout from members at the club’s Winter parkrun series. A strong southerly wind meant running quick times was going to be difficult (that’s my excuse anyway – DD), but nevertheless, there were some fabulous performances and the following members all recorded PB’s, John Tollitt, …
Jan 04 2012
Tyne Bridge Harriers had 8 club athletes out on New Years Day to take on the Resolution Run. Its a two lap course mainly on grass which takes in both the hills on Newcastles Town Moor. The annual race is organised by Paramjeet Bhogal of Heaton Harriers and this year was sponsored by sports & fitness suppliers Up & Running in Gosforth.
Dec 04 2011
We had 8 club athletes taking part in the 3rd of our Newcastle parkrun Winter GP races on Saturday. Points are calculated using the Age Grade %. The athlete with the most points at the end of the series of 6 races is deemed the Winner. Current GP table will be published on here soon.
Nov 28 2011
We had club athletes taking part in our local parkruns at the weekend. Here’s a round up of the results In Newcastle, 7 Tyne Bridge Harriers turned out to run the weekly 5k course Both Gavin Townsend & Chris Parkin took on the course for the very first time and recorded some great times. Full …
Nov 20 2011
Tyne Bridge Harriers had 8 athletes representing the club at Newcastle Town Moor on Saturday. Great conditions on the course as 274 runners lined up at the start. Congratulations to Caroline Clapp who recorded a brand new PB of 21:44 knocking 2 mins 44 seconds of her previous time.
Oct 30 2011
Mr Moir sends in this report ‘fresh’ from the field of the Newcastle Town Moor Marathon. The idea of a 5 lap marathon puts many people off this marathon, but not 4 hardy TBH-ers. People often consider it to be an easy but boring course, but I’ve always found it to be a bit trickier than just that.
Oct 02 2011
Well done to the 10 Tyne Bridge Harriers athletes who turned up at Newcastle parkrun on Saturday morning to represent the club & take part in the free 5K timed race. This particular event also marked the very first of 6 races in the TBH Winter parkrun GP Series.