The Annual Open Meeting of Northern Athletics will be held on Saturday 11th November 2017 at ‘The Longfords’, Longford Park Athletics Stadium, Ryebank Rd, Manchester M21 9TA, commencing at 11.00am. The meeting will include an opportunity to discuss the funding of NA and the proposals around an affiliation fee for Northern clubs. A buffet lunch […]
Archive | September, 2017
Prodigious teenage milers have long figured in the development of the event in Britain, though I wonder how many “Northern Athletics” followers could immediately call to mind the fact that the current UK junior record stands not to the credit of Messrs Coe, Cram or Ovett but to Graham Williamson, whose time of 3:53.15 will […]
Dave Hewitson has once again kindly supplied us with a selection of photos from the 2017 Northern Athletics road relay championships held at SportCity on 16th Septmber 2017. More photos from this event will be available on Dave’s own website Sport for all pic later this week.
Dave Greenwood of Darkstar photos has sent us a selection of photos from last Saturday’s road relay championship more photos will be available on his website shortly.
Combined Autumn Relays at Sportcity, Saturday 16th September 2017 Senior Men: For the second successive year, Sportcity hosted this championship event around a traffic free course on the Etihad campus. The facility has excellent parking and spectator facilities. With the start and finish on the track, this created an excellent atmosphere for everyone. Leg 1: […]
Combined Autumn Relays at Sportcity, Saturday 16th September 2017 Women’s 4-Stage: Leg 1: Some 5 minutes after the men’s start, 83 women lined up on their first leg. Laura Hesketh, Clayton, was first home in a time of 20.26, some 26 seconds ahead of Rachael Burns, Liverpool Harriers, who was quickly followed by Valeska Wills, […]