11:02pm Tuesday 17th January 2017
A WEEK which featured the first big race of the season and the latest cross country event also saw the Quaker colours now heading to their southernmost point ever.
5:58pm Tuesday 10th January 2017
THE FIRST full weekend of the year was fairly quiet in terms of races, though it did see the Quaker colours head the furthest east in the world than ever before.
6:49pm Tuesday 3rd January 2017
AS ONE year turned into another, there were plenty of races on the calendar in a week which saw the Quaker colours flying in two different countries.
12:01pm Wednesday 28th December 2016
WITH THE big day falling on a weekend this year, it meant the only action Quakers saw last week was in the park, though several of them took the opportunity to run twice in two days.
8:27pm Wednesday 21st December 2016
THE FINAL weekend before Christmas saw the 10K league series completed, festive prizes on offer and a parkrun anniversary being marked.
8:20pm Tuesday 13th December 2016
JUST ABOUT everyone headed off road at the weekend, apart from two Quakers who managed to find a road run in much sunnier climes.
8:22pm Tuesday 6th December 2016
A WEEKEND of limited races saw the handful of Quakers who were running scattered far and wide.
11:19am Wednesday 30th November 2016
IT WAS a great turn out from Aycliffe Running Club at the annual Ravenstonedale 10k on Saturday 26 November. Weather was cold but bright and the ground was frosty and icy in places. The undulating course was in around the picturesque village of Ravenstonedale near Kirkby Stephen.
10:07pm Tuesday 29th November 2016
THIS WEEKEND saw the welcome return of North East Harrier League Cross Country with the third meeting held at the new venue of Thornley Hall Farm near Peterlee.
5:32pm Tuesday 29th November 2016
A FAIRLY quiet week of racing saw most Quakers heading over to Cumbria in a last minute dash for points.
9:27pm Tuesday 22nd November 2016
ON 5 November club runner Mark Wade participated in Hellvellyn 10k trail race, which is part of the Lakeland Trail series. The conditions on the day were cold but sunny; ideal running weather. Mark completed the race in an impressive time of 37:39 and placed 2nd overall.
8:31pm Tuesday 22nd November 2016
ALL QUAKERS headed off the roads at the weekend, with several racing in memory of a fellow local runner.
10:25am Sunday 20th November 2016
AFTER AN extremely quiet previous week Witton Castle Lakes welcomed 12 dedicated anglers this last week who braved the cold temperatures to fish the lakes. With the going very hard they saw limited success with bag numbers kept into single figures.
8:12pm Tuesday 15th November 2016
WHILE MOST runners wore the usual black and white at the weekend, one runner got the chance to wear a vest of a different colour.
12:39pm Friday 11th November 2016
7:01am Wednesday 9th November 2016
AYCLIFFE RUNNERS participated in Morpeth to Newcastle events on Sunday 30 October. There was a choice of full marathon or cycle sportive from Morpeth to Newcastle or the half marathon from Spanish City Whitley Bay to Newcastle.
7:35pm Tuesday 8th November 2016
CROOK AC won the team prize at the Norman Woodcock 5m road race held on Saturday afternoon. Organised by Elswick Harriers and billed as one of the longest established road races in the North East, the 3-lap course of the ambulance and service vehicle road is held within the confines of Newcastle Racecourse. Chris Auld finished in...
5:41pm Tuesday 8th November 2016
WHILE MOST Quakers braved the autumn weather at the weekend, two runners found somewhere to race that was decidedly more sunny.
11:07am Sunday 6th November 2016
THE TEMPERATURES certainly dropped off towards the end of the week at Witton Castle Lakes making it feel like Winter isn’t too far off. In the last full month of the 2016 season we welcomed 18 dedicated anglers who fished the lakes and enjoyed more success than of late.
5:36pm Tuesday 1st November 2016
A WEEKEND of league and championship races also saw several PB’s and two club records being broken, one of which had stood for over fifteen years.
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5:00pm Friday 20th January 2017
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1:59pm Friday 20th January 2017
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1:40pm Friday 20th January 2017
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9:35pm Friday 20th January 2017
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7:07pm Friday 20th January 2017
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1:49pm Friday 20th January 2017
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5:53am Friday 20th January 2017
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5:12am Friday 20th January 2017
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10:21am Friday 20th January 2017
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5:00am Friday 20th January 2017
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4:30am Friday 20th January 2017
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9:49am Friday 20th January 2017
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5:10am Friday 20th January 2017
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9:00pm Thursday 19th January 2017
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6:00pm Thursday 19th January 2017
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4:00pm Thursday 19th January 2017
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3:30pm Thursday 19th January 2017
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10:48am Thursday 19th January 2017
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6:50am Thursday 19th January 2017
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7:33am Thursday 19th January 2017
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