Archive | September, 2018

Leeds City winners of the womens Northern 4 Stage Road Relay, SportsCity, Manchester. Photo: David T. Hewitson/Sports for All Pics

NA Road Relay Championships Report

Men The roar wasn’t quite as deafening as when Manchester City knock in another goal but when it came over the tannoy could a Lincoln Wellington representative come forward and collect the medals for the first B team home in the Northern Athletics senior men’s relay then the excitement matched those on the terraces of […]

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Northern Athletics Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of Northern Athletics will be held on Saturday 10th November 2018 at ‘The Longfords’, Longford Park Athletics Stadium, Ryebank Rd, Manchester M21 9TA, commencing at 11.00am. Representatives from all affiliated clubs are invited. The meeting will include an opportunity to discuss our new affiliation scheme and the future of Northern Athletics. […]

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Sheffield steel. “Jem” Sherdon, the mystery miler of the Victorian era

A weekly newspaper which was entitled “Bell’s Life in London and Sporting Chronicle” provides athletics historians with the most detailed accounts of the races run by professionals during the years of its publication, from 1822 to 1886. It was founded by Robert Bell, a London-based printer and publisher, but was very soon sold to the […]

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Danielle Hodgkinson Kirsty Longley, Charlene Thomas

Trafford 10k (incorporating England 10k champs) September 2nd 2018.

The North of England dominated a class field in both the men’s and women’s races. The scarcity of inter area team barring ourselves and the Midlands women did not detract from a well organised and competitive race (Thank you Altincham Harriers and Dave Norman) The men’s race had a winner in Marc Scott of Richmond […]

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