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Race Rundown: Forestry 100 running series – Hamsterley 10k – 7th April 2019

I entered this race earlier in the year not really knowing what to expect. I spent a lot of time there as a child so was well aware of the multi-terrain possibilities of the course. My fear after entering was that it was all going to be off road, uphill, through mud and over tree …

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Harriers Track Day

Date: April 21, 2019

Time: 14:00

Location: Middlesbrough Sports Village

Harriers Track Day
A chance for all seniors (and accompanied juniors) to enjoy an afternoon of Track & Field at Middlesbrough Sports Village. Weather permitting, there’ll be a picnic and rounders too in nearby Stewart Park. There’ll be opportunities for throws and jumps as well as a series of 400m races that will form part of the Grand Prix. Order of the day: 2:00pm – Event briefing and warm-up 2:15pm – 400m races (part of the Grand Prix); jumps area opens 2:45pm – 4x100m relays 3:00pm – throws area opens 4:00pm – picnic and rounders in Stewart Park To register, please contact Philip Houghton, either directly or via the contact page above. Jane Spink will be in charge on the day.

Neptune Relays

Date: April 24, 2019

Time: 18:45

Location: Hardwick Country Park, Sedgefield

Neptune Relays

Four stage relay race with stages of 1.7 miles. A figure of eight route around the scenic gem of Hardwick Country Park near Sedgefield.

A great team event on a lovely spring evening open to club and corporate teams.

Back the Track

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