Thanks to Eileen Ingam for these photos from the presentation on day 1 of the under 17s championship. I hope to publish photos from the podium from day 2 shortly.
Dave Hewitson has once again kindly supplied us with a selection of photos from the Northern Athletics Under 17s track and field championships held at Liverpool on 11/12 August 2018 More photos from this event are available on Dave’s own website Sport for all pic
Tony Collier secretary of Styal RC is doing his bit to raise prostate cancer awareness by offering to give talks to clubs or groups on this important subject. “In the early part of 2017 I was training to run the Comrades ultra marathon in South Africa but my training was being hampered by a “groin […]
You may already be aware that almost 130 clubs have now committed to Northern Athletics by showing their willingness to be part of our new affiliation scheme. The need to determine our future by becoming financially independent has had to be our long term aim as a result of cuts in funding from England Athletics. […]
The sun continued to shine on the Silksworth Sports Complex, where Sunderland Harriers host their annual 5k races incorporating the NA 5k Championships. The women’s race is always away first and pre-race favourite, Danielle Hodgkinson had shown her speed on Monday night, when winning a 1500 race. The fast, measured Silksworth course produced one women’s […]
If you are an aspiring 10-year-old athlete and your elder brother is already at 18 the AAA high-hurdles champion and an Olympic competitor, the temptation must surely be to try another event entirely. Having then become Northern junior discus title-holder eight years later, your destiny would seem to be decided. Yet Bob Birrell was also […]