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Hot Chocolate 5K Chicago: Race Report

As a Group 2 stalwart I’ve often wondered what goes on in the other training groups. Do they exchange training tips, praise the latest running shoes? Thanks to Chris Parkin‘s race report (from the terrifically named Hot Chocolate 5k Chicago race), I now know Group 4 is the place to be.   Hot Chocolate 5K …

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RunGeordieRun across Australia 2013

Update: 5th January 2014 HE’S DONE IT!! After 82 gruelling days of running, Mark “Run Geordie Run” Allison completed his run across Australia late on Saturday night. Beginning his adventure in mid-October, Mark had to tackle extreme temperatures, wild storms, countless blisters and numerous days of running mile after mile on his own. But it was all worth it as at …

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Change of direction for Run Geordie Run

  Since 1994, club member Mark Allison, AKA Run Geordie Run, has being running around the world to raise monies for two charities close to his heart, St. Benedict’s Hospice (Sunderland) and The Children’s Foundation. Aside from running 11 Great North Run’s, 5 full major marathons and several Coast to Coast runs (each one in excess of 130 miles), Mark …

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Cross Country Runner

Tyne Bridge Harrier Mark Allison writes I’m always looking for new ways to keep the Run Geordie Run profile raised between major events while trying to inspire others to run or do something that makes a positive difference to other people’s lives. With that in mind, cue a new series of “inspirational” posters that will …

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Run Geordie Run: On The Menu

Tyne Bridge Harrier Mark Allison is preparing to take on another fantastic challenge & journey in 2013 as he runs across Australia in aid of St Benedict’s Hospice and The Children’s Foundation. Yesterday, Mark was cooking up other plans.. plans of nutrition & of course fundraising !!

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Northern Running Guide – Winter 2011/12

Don’t forget to pick up your copy of the fantastic Northern Running Guide. This edition features the story of our multi-talented and awesome ultra distance runner Mark Allison (Run Geordie Run) and why he decided to join Tyne Bridge Harriers.

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Run Geordie Run Announces 2013 Challenge Down Under

Tyne Bridge Harrier Mark Allison has announced his next Challenge for 2013. MEGA marathon-man, Mark ‘Run Geordie Run’ Allison announced today his mammoth Australian challenge, to run from Perth to Sydney covering 2600 miles in some of the toughest conditions and terrain known to man.

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The Entertainers : Re-United – Newcastle United v Liverpool

This Sunday (9th October), our very own Mark Allison will be replacing his Black & White Tyne Bridge Harriers shirt for the Black & White Newcastle United shirt & taking to the football pitch to be part of the team to kick off The Entertainers : Reunited Match, Newcastle United v Liverpool.

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Run Geordie Run joins Tyne Bridge Harriers

We are very honoured and thrilled to announce that Mark Allison the remarkable Geordie athlete who ran 3,100 miles from California to New York recently and raised over £100,000 for charity yesterday joined Tyne Bridge Harriers.

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