Durham Summer Relays 10th August
Good job we talk at the club, I was expecting this to be round the course at the cricket ground, you know, past the band stand???? Got that one wrong, same place as last time at Houghall college, well Maiden Castle.
Parking wasn't any easier at this site as there were development works... Continue reading »
Thank you and good night….till next year.
The Masters track GP season drew to a close tonight. The finale was a great couple of relays at the end. The last couple of events have, for one reason or another...normally work or injury ...been only Shannel and myself competing.
Tonight we had eight athletes turn out, and even had... Continue reading »
Sunday 24th June saw some record breaking performances from young Birtley athletes at the NEYDL league match. The match, the third in a series, took place at Monkton Stadium, and was hosted by Birtley AC, with catering being provided by Eve and Dillon as part of their fund-raising efforts. On a beautiful... Continue reading »
Masters Champs, Monkton June 17th
Saturday was a great day for me. Always banging the drum for the masters league, but Saturday wasn't the league, it was a one off championship meeting, and although I only tend to do one event at the league meetings, this time I did two. It was a shame, that there was only Shannel and I competing... Continue reading »
Photo from last year's championships
Kate Waugh 2017 EUROPEAN TRIATHLON CHAMPION!!
"Fantastic news... Continue reading »
Trench foot? Worse than that!!!
It didn't really fall well for me, I have had a few races lately, and it was the day after Blaydon races, but when I was telling Stephanie that the younguns were doing the THREE PEAKS OF YORKSHIRE, she just said. "Great, why don't we do it as well?" And sometimes you just know there is no point in arguing.
It... Continue reading »
Twas on the 9th of Joo~on
This year the weather had been up and down all week leading up to Friday. It was like monsoon madness on Monday and Wednesday just a bit wet Wednesday, but it started to brighten up Thursday and by Friday it was a canny day for a run.
Transport arrangements as ever were the issue with... Continue reading »
The Main Event – Dave Lamond
Its finally here, the main event after months of planning and inconstant training I find myself in Newcastle airport chatting to Rob Wilson and the young lady who picked my name from the hat sealing my fate so many months ago. Rob and his family were off to Spain for the Madrid marathon which he smashed... Continue reading »
What do Grangemouth, London, Madrid and Manchester all have in common?
It’s a very rare occasion that we have a weekend pass without somebody pinning a number onto their vest to represent the club but this past week has really demonstrated the growing scope and ambitions of our great club. We had people competing across a whole range of events, in not one, but three different... Continue reading »
New Kit Catalogue & Order Form
The long awaited "new kit" is ready to order.
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