Could this be my next favourite course????
You know every cloud... And all that... My usual car sharers didn't want to share this week. Stephanie committed at home, and Adrian running at Liverpool, but I have a new best mate...Phil Atkinson stepped up and replaced Stephanie very effectively. I usually need to provide the music in the car cos... Continue reading »
DAGBC XC Champs results
Results you have been waiting for... DAG&B Clubs County Champs @ Lord Lawson 13th November. Apologies but they came to Ed in paper form and only for Birtley AC athletes;
- Eva Williams 6.36 5th
- Maggie Graham 7.47 18th
- Gemma Batey 8.14 21st
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Well, that went down well…
I don't know quite what to expect cos I have increased my mileage lately (the last couple months) and run quite often now with two of our, maybe faster lads once or twice a week. The race this week has an overall result, and is measured over every age group performance so, you score extra points just... Continue reading »
Lest we forget…13 November cos it’s the nearest Sunday to 11th
Same routine as ever, preparation the night before was a Chinese curry, and a bottle of wine. They do say red wine is high in iron, an important ingredient for stamina production, so I suppose a small tipple the night before can be justified.
I had arranged to pick Mrs Young up on the... Continue reading »
We'll be holding our traditional Christmas raffle again this year - all donations welcome, please see Val at the club with anything that may be suitable (the usual suspects - wine, toiletries, gift items, sport gear and equipment, sweets, stationery sets etc.)
We will also be holding a chocolate... Continue reading »
New Kit Catalogue & Order Form
The long awaited "new kit" is ready to order.
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October Athletics Camp
Click on the picture below to download an entry form and further info
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First Aiders Please
As part of Clubmark renewal, we are in the process of updating our list of qualified first aiders. If you have a first aid qualification and attend the club on a regular basis, are you prepared to volunteer your services if required?
If any parents would like to take a qualification in first... Continue reading »
Druridge Bay October 9th 2016
The alarm went at 10 o clock this morning, which meant it was time to gather the family together for a trip up the coast on this lovely Sunday morning. By the time I realised, and went downstairs, Linda was already up and halfway through a pile of ironing, and Adrian was working through my CD stack... Continue reading »
National 4 stage road relays
News from Sutton Park - Well I was hoping for a top 20 finish and the girls have done themselves proud despite all the top class teams and being in a team of one 17yr old, an 18yr old, a 19yr old and a 21yr old.
8th place!!!! That's 8th in the Nationals
Well done you girls x
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Parents/ Volunteers can you help on Tues/Thurs nights?
This is a request for Parents/ Volunteers to please help us with weekly signing in sheets for 10-15mins on either Tuesday or Thursday nights. We simply need help manning the new subs station outside the meeting room.
As you know the £2 weekly subscription is paid either... Continue reading »
2016 Senior/Vet Road Race Grand Prix details
Apologies in the delay getting this list published, better late than never...
Below is a list of this seasons summer grand prix fixtures.
How does it work?
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You may not have noticed, but our calendar is now up and running again - please check it out regularly, all important dates (track and field meetings, Harrier league dates, national champs etc.) will be updated as soon as possible, and useful info will be... Continue reading »