The penultimate round of the 17-18 Harrier league took place on 10th February at Thornley Hall. The weather and conditions were much kinder than last year but the course was still a tough one. This time it was a reverse
Three of the Club’s Junior (u/15) runners were part of the Durham Johnston Comprehensive School Team who made the long journey down to Sevenoaks in Kent having already qualified locally to compete now in this English Schools XC Cup Final.
Tia Anderson scored a magnificent victory in the England Athletics (u/15 & u/17) Track & Field Championships down in Bedford, winning a superb Gold Medal in the u/15 Girls 300m Final. Hopes were high after winning her heat in a
Gold for Tia Anderson in the U15G 300 metres in a Championship Best Performance of 40.35 seconds (pb) which now ranks her UK No. 1. Silver for Adam Ord in the u15B 800 in a time of 2.00.15 (pb) which
Six Junior athletes travelled down to Leigh, Lancashire, for the Northern u/17, u/15, and u/13 Track & Field Championships, and three of them brought back medals, two just missed out finishing 4th, and the youngest member improved on his personal best time.
Durham City Harriers had 5 young athletes competing in top National Competitions last week – Adam Ord and Tyler Thomas who qualified for the 87th English Schools Track & Field Championships at Birmingham, and Tia Anderson, Ryan Watson, and Cameron Thomas
At the British Milers Club (800m) Races held at Chester-le-Street a group of 7 Harriers took part, 5 of whom improved on their personal best times, while 2 others have since improved on their personal bests. Results of their times
In the 1st T&F fixture of the season in the North East Youth Development League at Middlesbrough, Durham fielded a strong team combining some of the more experienced athletes along with some of the recent signings to the Club new
Matt Hornsby continued his rich vein of form in finishing 5th overall in this years Liverpool Half-Marathon and was 2nd (over 35) Veteran, recording a personal best time of 72.50 with over 5,000 runners taking part. [divider] In the Terry O’Gara
Last Sunday saw Club athletes racing in four different counties to get in some good competition in their chosen events, some to assess their current early season track form, whilst others extended their XC season into their Road Racing program. Firstly