Tag: Shaun Brown

TBH Member of the Month: July 2014

Picking Member of the Month is usually a straight forward affair, with one club member standing out from the others either by producing a great set of race results or through a selfless act on behalf of the club. However, selecting July’s MotM was a different proposition altogether as there were four members up for …

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EMF 10k Race Report, 24th May 2014

A fabulous weekend of running in Edinburgh began with a 5k and 10k race on Saturday. Representing Tyne Bridge Harriers in the 10k event were Group 1 sharp shooters Shaun Brown and Alex Polding. Here’s Alex’s account of the race.   With a big TBH turnout expected for Sunday, it was left to Shaun and …

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Tyne Bridge Harriers: 2014 Club Championships

Many congratulations to Steve Cairns for being crowned Tyne Bridge Harriers’ Club Champion 2014. Steve’s 7th place finish in the Clive Cookson 10K (used as the club’s championship race) was enough to see him claim the honour of being this year’s champion. And congratulations to Alison Dargie too, a 3rd place finish in the ladies …

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2014 London Marathon race report

Cees van der Land’s insight into this year’s London Marathon is a marvel (heck, it even includes Scarlett Johansson).   2014 Virgin London Marathon race report by Cees van der Land Inspired by the high quantity and quality of race reports on the Tyne Bridge site lately (and a little bit of post-marathon blues) here’s …

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East Hull 20-miler: race report

Shaun Brown gets a few surprises about the people and gateposts of Hull on his way to a magnificent 4th place in the East Hull 20 Mile Race. As part of my training for the Virgin Money London Marathon I decided to take part in a 20 mile race as a test event. As it …

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Saltwell 10k Road Race

Saltwell 10k Road Race: Saturday 21st December 2013   Just days after collecting the TBH Rising Star of the Year, it appears Shaun Brown is on a mission to win next year’s Athlete of the Year by posting a fantastic result at the Saltwell 10k RR. Shaun ran a great tactical race, steadily moving through the field from 10th …

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Western Sydney, Aus Half-Marathon: Race Report

Shaun ‘Where’s the Pharmacy?’ Brown finally gets over the jet lag to report from a cracking race from Down Under. As part of my PhD I have a few times been provided with the opportunity to attend conferences in different parts of the world. This time round my trip was to Wollongong, which is 45 …

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Weekend round-up: 5th & 6th October 2013

A round-up of the weekend’s races featuring Tyne Bridge members.   2013 West Sydney Half Marathon: 5th October Shaun Brown: 1:18:35 (5th overall)   Full results here.     2013 Chester Marathon: 6th October David Moir: 2:53:02 Steve Cairns: 2:54:47 (racing under different club name) Isobel Knox: 3:15:08 Kerry Reed: 3:41:33 Guy Rintoul: 3:55:39 Richard Jones: 4:11:38 …

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Northern Six Stage Relays – Race Report

Kenny ‘The Recruiter’ Mac takes us on the rollercoaster that was Saturday’s Northern Relays, still managing to find time to get Keith Rooney into the report. Well done, Kenny Mac. Blackpool: the quintessential English seaside town, famous for Rock, Rollercoasters and now for hosting the Northern Relays. Also the location for the Annual Pilgrimage by …

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Woodhorn 10k race report: 14th May 2013

Fresh from a successful midweek outing round the Northumberland coal-pits Mark Reynolds sends in this report. Following last week’s great trail race at Alnwick I immediately signed up for the Woodhorn 10k, taking place 7 days later, organised by NE triathlon specialists VO2 Max.  Online registration was simple and at £7.95 was attractively priced for …

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2013 Barcelona Marathon Race Report

In the two years this website has been up and running, we’ve had numerous race reports submitted by club members. Some have been hysterical (like Simon Pryde’s report published earlier today) while some have told of the despair runners often experience when a race ends in failure. However, the one below has it all, despair, laughter, tears (plenty of …

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Barcelona Marathon 2013

Congratulations to the three Tyne Bridge Harriers who competed in the 2013 Barcelona Marathon (Sunday 17th March).   First finisher for the club was Shaun Brown in a Personal Best time of 2:58:48. Colin Dilks was second back for the club, with a time of 3:38:00. Making up the trio was Aimee Cook, coming home in a fabulous time of …

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