Club Articles


Barker Wins 2nd 10k Seaham Trail Race
New Published: Yesterday, 08:45

Sunderland Harrier Michael Barker notched up his second win in the Trail Outlaws Branches and Bays 10k Trail race at Seaham.

The race starts at Hawthorn and the route goes through the woodland of Hawthorn Dene before the running of the Bays of Hawthorn Hive and The Blast Beach.

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Yohan Blake Pips Adam Gemili In Sprint Thriller
Published: Monday August 19, 07:40

Former world 100m champion Yohan Blake edges out Brit Adam Gemili at the Müller Grand Prix in Birmingham

It took a photo finish to separate Yohan Blake and Adam Gemili in the 100m, but both men left the Alexander Stadium in good spirits and knowing their countdown to Doha is on track. Blak...

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Try On The Tyne 5K
Published: Aug 15th, 10:01

Sunderland Harrier Craig Gunn celebrated his first road race win with victory on the Newcastle quayside on Saturday.

He was competing in the Events of the North Try on the Tyne 5k and he won (16.33) the inaugural event by a street.

He was so far ahead of his nearest competitor that ...

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Mo Farah Aiming For 6 Consecutive GNR Victories
Published: Aug 10th, 21:41

Mo Farah will use the 39th Simplyhealth Great North Run, on September 8, for his build-up in defending his Chicago Marathon title on Sunday October 13.

He will attempt to be the first runner to notch up six consecutive victories in the GNR.  Last year, in the race from Newcastle to South S...

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News of the Start Fitness North East Harrier League
Published: Aug 10th, 21:18

The Start Fitness North Eastern Harrier League has been given the green light to host one of their six fixtures at the iconic venue of Lambton Country Park.

With the permission of the estates trustees, they can plan for the fixture scheduled for Saturday, the 26th of October.

A tour...

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European Team Championships: Who, What & When?
Published: Aug 10th, 08:29

A guide to Super League action taking place in Bydgoszcz, including ones to watch, a timetable and TV info

The European Team Championships may not have the lustre of its predecessor, the European Cup, in its heyday, but it continues to be an eagerly awaited fixture on the calendar.

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Head American University Coach Joins Sunderland Harriers’s
Published: Aug 3rd, 07:56

Julie Sullivan, previously the head athletics coach at an American University, has joined the Sunderland Harriers coaching staff after arriving back to the UK in November, 2015.

She has a depth of experience as a coach and as international athlete and has settled into her new role with the...

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Heptathletes will go head-to-head at Müller Grand Prix
Published: Jul 31st, 08:12

Olympic, world and European heptathlon champion Nafissatou Thiam will face Commonwealth heptathlon champion Katarina Johnson-Thompson in the Müller Grand Prix Birmingham long jump on August 18.

It will be the first time the pair have competed against each other since last summer’s European...

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Amy Hunt Leads GB Gold Rush In Borås
Published: Jul 24th, 05:58

Sprinter Amy Hunt comfortably wins 200m as 800m runner Isabelle Boffey and hurdler Josh Zeller also take titles on Saturday at European U20 Champs.

Three gold medals for British athletes highlighted the third day of action at the European Athletics Under-20 Championships in Borås, Sweden.<...

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Class Of 2019 Impress At English Schools
Published: Jul 17th, 18:09

Records fell at the 89th English Schools Championships in Birmingham as the latest generation of teenage athletes showed their talent

Not only did Mia McIntosh break the championship record for the junior girls 75m hurdles in Birmingham but she set a British under-15 record too.

The...

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