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Nov 01 2016

2016/17 TBH Winter Grand Prix: Race 2

Despite the chilly conditions and brisk westerly wind blowing along the quayside, it was heartening to see so many runners take part in Race 2 of the TBH Winter Grand Prix (Tuesday, 1st November 2016).   A grand total of 95 runners finished the 5K race, with Trudie Cheetham first over the finishing line in …

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Oct 05 2016

2016-2017 Winter Grand Prix: Race 1

  Well done to the 89 runners who took part in the first race of the 2016/17 Winter Grand Prix Series. Despite the cold, breezy conditions Terry Scott ran a scorching race, finishing first in a time of 15m 53s. 2nd was Tom Charlton (16m 24s) with Davy Wright (17m 03s) completing the Top 3.   …

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Nov 27 2015

2015/16 TBH Winter Grand Prix: Race 3

The third race of the 2015/16 Winter Grand Prix Series takes place on Tuesday, 1st December 2015. For new members to the club, the Winter G.P. is a series of six 5K races along the Quayside which take place on the first Tuesday of every month* between October – March (*weather permitting). The races start …

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Jan 08 2015

TBH Winter Grand Prix 2014/15: Points tables

Following Race 4 of the 2014/15 Winter GP Series, we now have a new leader at the top of the table.   Terrific performances in the previous two races have propelled Sara James into the lead, albeit with the slenderest of leads. Just six points separate Sara from 2nd placed athlete, Margaret Eccles, with Helen …

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Jan 06 2015

Winter Grand Prix: Race 4 Results

First of all, many thanks to all the volunteers who braved the elements on a chilly winter’s evening. The support from the marshals was terrific and provided a massive boost to the runners on the course.   First over the finishing line was newcomer Jacob Bartos, in a time of 26.44. Afforded a generous handicap …

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Nov 21 2014

TBH Winter Grand Prix: Points table

With two races of the series gone, Sarah Lindsay holds a slender lead at the top of the points table. But with four races still remaining it’s far too early to say who will finish overall champion.   The 3rd race of the series is scheduled for Tuesday, 2nd December 2014.   (* indicates 100 …

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Nov 17 2014

TBH Winter Grand Prix Statistics

Every cloud…   Unfortunately, injury has meant member Alasdair Blain has been away from the club for the past few months. But rather than mope around and disengage from running completely (which tend’s to be my way of recovery – DD), Alasdair has kept busy by developing a software program recording and analysing every result …

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Nov 05 2014

TBH Winter Grand Prix: Race 2 results

Provisional results from Race 2 of the Winter Grand Prix can be viewed below. If you notice a timing error or spelling mistake, please get in touch and I’ll amend accordingly.   On a chilly winter’s evening along the quayside, Sarah Lindsay was first over the finishing line, in a time of 27:16, closely followed …

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Oct 04 2014

Training Sessions w/c 6th October 2014

This week’s training sessions are;     Monday 6th Oct There is no Strength & Technical Session today.     Tuesday 7th Oct TBH Winter Grand Prix Series: Race 1 Click here for further details.     Wednesday 8th Oct TBH Juniors. 6:00 – 7:00pm at Walker Activity Dome (NE6 3BR). Children under the age …

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Mar 04 2014

TBH Winter Grand Prix: Race 6 results

Provisional results from the final race of the 2013/14 Winter Grand Prix. Congratulations to Kirsty Louise Duncan who was first finisher in the 6th and final race of the 2013/14 Winter Grand Prix series. Despite the slight breeze and sharp nip in the air, there was a record 124 finishers for the event, with (according to RunBritain …

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Mar 02 2014

Training Sessions w/c 3rd March 2014

This week’s training sessions are;

Tuesday 4th March

TBH Winter Grand Prix: Race 6

An exact 5k course along Newcastle Quayside which crosses both the Swing Bridge and Millennium Bridge.

All members / new runners to the club are welcome to take part in the event, and don’t worry if you haven’t competed in any of the previous races as current form in training and recent race times will be taken into consideration…..

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Feb 05 2014

TBH Winter Grand Prix: Race 5 results

(Updated 6th February) The rain ceased and the wind relented for race 5 of this year’s Winter Grand Prix and the evening was rewarded with a record 118 finishers. Congratulations to Mandy Dyer on her 1st place finish and to Rob Wallace for finishing 1st Male of the race. James Dunce and Alison Dargie (guest runner from …

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Feb 01 2014

Training Sessions w/c 3rd February 2014

This week’s training sessions are;   Tuesday 4th February TBH Winter Grand Prix: Race 5 Click here for details.   Wednesday 5th February Beginners session, 6:30pm at East End Pool. This session is for beginners and may not be suitable for experienced runners.   Thursday 6th February Group 1: 50 minutes Tempo run Group 2: 45 minutes …

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Nov 05 2013

Winter Grand Prix: Race 2 Results

Provisional results from the 2nd race of the 2013/14 Winter Grand Prix Series can be found below. Newcomer Liz Clark was 1st past the finishing line, narrowly beating fellow newcomer Davina Brain by just three seconds (33:57 to 34:00). The fastest time of the evening was achieved by Marc Fenwick

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Nov 03 2013

Training Sessions: w/c 4th November 2013

This week’s training sessions are;   Tuesday 5th November Race 2 of the Winter Series, an exact 5k race along the Quayside which crosses two iconic bridge’s across the Tyne – Millennium Bridge and the Swing Bridge. The 1st race of the Series was a scratch race, where every runner started at the same time, and their finishing times are adjusted to …

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Oct 01 2013

2013/14 TBH Winter Grand Prix: Race 1 Results

The 2013/14 Winter Grand Prix got off to a flying start as Marc Fenwick flew around the 5k quayside route to post a new course record of 15:44. And hopes of a record turn-out exceeded all expectations as final runner, Paul Brown, crossed the finishing line in 104th position. With such a huge turn-out, including …

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Sep 27 2013

Training Sessions: w/c 30th September 2013

This week’s training sessions are;   Tuesday 1st October TBH Winter Grand Prix Series 2013/14: Race 1 The 5K race begins at 7:00pm from the bottom of Glasshouse St. (next to the Marines Reserve Base) with all competitors setting off at the same time. Members are advised to meet at the club between 6:00 – …

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Mar 06 2013

TBH Winter Grand Prix: Final Standings

And the winner of the 2012/13 Tyne Bridge Harriers’ Winter Grand Prix Series is…

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