Congratulations! & The Gordon Smith Relays – 9th May.

Congratulations to the club’s Cross Country award winners (Rowan, Robyn and Lee Bennett) at the forthcoming Start Fitness North Eastern Harrier League presentation, which takes place at Start Fitness in Newcastle on Thursday 12th April. A prompt 6 pm start to proceedings. There are trophies for 1st placed team in each age group. For the seniors, it’s first team in each of the 3 divisions. For individuals, there are prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each Grand Prix category. Full results can be found on the website: harrier league results 2017-18

Congratulations to V 70 category athlete Mark McNally (pictured left) who has been selected to run for England Masters.

A rather nice 71st birthday ‘present!’

The forthcoming sponsored Simply Health 10 km race will be held in Birmingham.

Very best of luck to you Mark. Hopefully, a full race report will follow in due course.



Team Elswick – the Gordon Smith Relays are just over a month away on WEDNESDAY 9th MAY 2018. Joint race start time is 7.45 pm.

Names please to Facebook and the clubs noticeboard please.

Last day for individual names on a team sheet is THURSDAY 3rd MAY.  Three runners in each team.

At least one of the athletes must be a vet 40 or older for the men and for the women at least one of the athletes must be 35 or older.

Minimum age for both events is 16 years of age. 3 x 2 miles per lap. Fast flat course at Cobalt Business Park, The Silver Link North. 

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