A quick trip..to Newton Aycliffe
...does that rhyme?...anyway, by the time i'd written this, my very first report, it became apparent the pro's had already beaten me to it.
Still not to be outdone, here's my perspective on my 1st Aycliffe 10k...
With no numbers sent out, the day started early and slightly overcast,... Continue reading »
The wheels on the bus go round and round…
So the Birtley tour bus this week travelling southwards. Saturday to Bedford for the national track and field championships. Tour guide was Tommy, and the tourists were Ade on Saturday, and Chloe and Sophie on Sunday. Am sure Kieran must have been the one walking round with the umbrella shouting ... Continue reading »
‘Twas on the 7th of Joon…
Oh no, that was my birthday
Hang on..."I went to Blaydon races was on the 9th of Joon"...
Yep that's it, 'Twas on the 9th of Joon!
Right that's the title sorted...
It was Thursday night, club night, and the club had a good turn out. I had played my substitute... Continue reading »
What a weekend…
It's been a busy old weekend for Birtley AC, so busy I have just found time to give my version of what has gone on.
Friday evening was presentation night, arranged and prepared by Joanne and Kaley. A pleasant evening of recognising performance and achievement. The event went smoothly, was... Continue reading »
Harrier League AGM
NORTH EASTERN HARRIER LEAGUE
NOTICE OF AGM
The League AGM will be held at Jesmond Road, St. George's Terrace Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 2DL on Friday 22 July 2016, starting at 7pm. (Beware of parking restrictions in the area).
CONSTITUTION & RULE CHANGES
The... Continue reading »
2017 London Marathon Club Entry Draw for members
The 2017... Continue reading »
Volunteer of the year awards
The north east regional council are looking for nominations for the following groups of volunteers:-
- Club of the year
- Coach of the year (we usually get lots of nominations for this award)
- Official of the year
- Run England group of the year
- Services to athletics
- Project... Continue reading »
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 »
Weekend Roundup – UPDATED
Once again Team Birtley members are out and about at various events throughout the Country and Europe this weekend.
Chris Tiffen is in Nottingham doing a Half Iron Man Triathlon, Rob Wilson is in Liverpool for the Rock and Roll... 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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May the fourth be with you…
National Star Wars day...May 4th be with you.
I love the relays and the vets leagues even better, great craic and I don’t have to run against Adrian, Tom, Conna and Kieran which means at least we are competitive and don’t look stupid!
The down side of it is that the fulltime... Continue reading »
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 »