Club Articles


Cameron Produces A Stirling Performance
Published: Wednesday January 15, 14:03

Houghton Harrier Cameron Allan’s cross country foray continued with another fine performance in the Run Stirling Cross Country and Home Countries International at Stirling, Scotland, on Saturday.

In gale force winds, heavy rain and a waterlogged course, the lanky athlete put his head down ...

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Under-13 Jacob Won Christmas Pudding Run
Published: Jan 8th, 13:25

Under-13 Jacob Waterston won the Sunderland Harriers Christmas Pudding Run at the annual event at Silksworth Sports Complex.

The run took the form of a sealed handicap where athletes are given hidden handicaps according to their ability and that time is deducted from their finishing time t...

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Cross-Country Grand Prix 2019-20
Published: Jan 7th, 11:34

Andy Powell, Steve Rankin and Judith Thirlwell, have a perfect score of 19pts at the top of
the Cross Country Grand Prix going into the next event at Bedale, North Yorkshire, on
Saturday 25th January.

The Grand Prix is open to all Sunderland Harriers’ senior men and women.

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Alyson Continues To Shine
Published: Jan 3rd, 10:54

Sunderland Stroller Alyson Dixon continued her dominance of the Saltwell 10k Road Race at Gateshead on Saturday.

The 41-year-old claimed her seventh Saltwell women’s victory after her first in 2011 -   winning the race by the mammoth margin of two minutes and 20 seconds.

The double ...

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Sunderland Stroller Alyson Dixon To Wear Number One In The Saltwell Harriers 10K
Published: Dec 28th 2019, 08:26

Sunderland Stroller Alyson Dixon will wear race number one in the Saltwell Harriers 10k on Saturday - the oldest road race in the country.

Race director Keith Wood has offered the double Olympian and 50k world record holder the number in recognition of her achievements and his acknowledgem...

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Cross-Country Grand Prix 2019-20
Published: Dec 18th 2019, 13:30

Andy Powell, Steve Rankin, and Judith Thirlwell have a perfect score of 15pts at the top of the cross country grand prix going into the next event at South Shields on January 4. They head the table as they have been a scorer in the team race at all three events that have been held so far this sea...

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Thank You Letter From Grace House
Published: Dec 18th 2019, 13:01

Grace House provide families with much needed short break and respite care for children with complex difficulties and autism. They provide a safe and fun home from home, for families to escape from everyday life at their centre in Southwick, Sunderland.

Sunderland Harriers recognize the gr...

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Record Sunderland Harriers’ Entry In North East Championships
Published: Dec 14th 2019, 08:27

Sunderland Harriers go into the 114th North Eastern Counties Cross Country Championships with their biggest ever entry in the Senior Men’s and Women’s events at Alnwick.

A total of 35 Sunderland men and 11 women are included in the fields of 423 men and 254 women, which are well down on la...

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Katarina Johnson-Thompson : I’m ready for Tokyo
Published: Dec 13th 2019, 23:49

In a way I crave those moments now,” Katarina Johnson-Thompson says of the quiet and the solitude that helped her become the heptathlon world champion this year after she had suffered so much doubt and disappointment in past major events. “If I don’t get enough quiet time now, I go a bit mad. I l...

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World Champion Dina Asher-Smith Keeping Feet On Ground Ahead Of Tokyo 2020
Published: Dec 12th 2019, 14:57

Success in Doha will count for nothing at next summer’s Olympics, according to Dina Asher-Smith.

The 24-year-old became the first British female sprinter to win World Championship gold when she stormed to victory over 200 metres in Qatar in October, having already claimed silver over 100m....

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