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Athletics

Maddison in confident mood ahead of Sunderland Harriers’ debut at British Masters’ Women’s CC Championships

Sunderland Harriers will be making their debut in the British Masters’ Women’s Cross Country Relay Championships at Long Eaton, Derbyshire a week on Saturday.

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Joseph McGinley

Athletics: Houghton Harriers youngsters impress in Cardiff

Three promising young Houghton Harriers made the long journey to Cardiff for the first of the British Athletics Cross Challenge series on Saturday.

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Sunderland Stroller John Cook celebrates his second place finish at the Kielder Half Marathon.

Sunderland Harriers lose ground on Start Fitness North East Harrier League First Division title chasing pack

Sunderland Harriers’ senior men’s team maintained their fourth place in the First Division of the Start Fitness North East Harrier League at Druridge Bay on Sunday.

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Sunderland Harrier Martin Blenkinsopp takes part in the Kielder Marathon yesterday at Kielder Water in Northumberland, which has been described as Britains Most Beautiful Marathon.

Athletics: Alyson Dixon cruises to victory in Kielder Half Marathon

Sunderland Stroller Alyson Dixon treated the Kielder Half Marathon as a training run and went on to win the women’s race by more than six minutes yesterday.

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Sunderland Harriers awards presentation: back row left to right: Eve Quinn, Jacqueline Etherington, Sean Mackie, Anthony Erskine, Michael Laws, Jordan Beavers, Barry Lane. Front row: Sarah Knight, Connor Price, Alice Smith, Anna Harris and Ian Dixon.

Local teams braced for absentees for Start Fitness North East Harrier League fixture

A busy fixture list this weekend will stretch clubs in fielding their strongest teams in the second Start Fitness North East Harrier League of the season at Druridge Bay on Sunday.

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Sunderland Stroller John Cook

Athletics: Houghton Harriers junior Alex Brown stars in North Eastern Harrier League at Wrekenton

Houghton Harrier Alex Brown’s rise to prominence on the cross country scene was further emphasised in the Start Fitness North Eastern Harrier League at Wrekenton on Saturday.

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Albert James eyes positive start to the Start Fitness Harrier League season

Albert James eyes positive start to the Start Fitness Harrier League season

Sunderland Harriers senior men’s and women’s team go into the first Start Fitness Harrier League of the season with ambitious intent at Wrekenton on Saturday.

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Sunderland Harrier Alice Smith

Athletics: Bronze medal boost for Sunderland Harrier

Sunderland Harrier Andy Powell won the bronze medal in yesterday’s Scottish Half Marathon in Edinburgh.

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Houghton Harrier Laura Fenwick.

Preparations begin for the North Eastern Harrier League cross country season with growing numbers expected

The cross country season proper gets underway with the first Start Fitness North Eastern Harrier League fixture of the season at Wrekenton on Saturday, September 30.

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Sunderland Harrier Andy Powell

Sunderland Harriers turn down National final place – despite top-25 finish in Northern 6-Stage Road Relay

Sunderland Harriers had a solid performance in the Northern 6-Stage Road Relay Championships at Manchester on Saturday.

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Sunderland Harrier Len Christopher finished third Over-70 in the Great North Run, with a time of 1.49.28.

Sunderland Harrier team manager expects his A-team to finish in top 25 at North of England Senior Men’s Six-Stage Road Relay Championship

Sunderland Harriers are one of 10 North East clubs that travel to Manchester on Saturday for the North of England Senior Men’s Six-Stage Road Relay Championship.

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Aly Dixon (right) with Susan Partridge and Gemma Steel.

Sunderland star Dixon finishes eighth in Great North Run

Sunderland Stroller Alyson Dixon finished a respectable eighth - and third British woman - in the simplyhealth Great North Run.

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Sunderland's Alyson Dixon crossing the line at the Great North Run 2015

Alyson Dixon in great shape for Great North Run

Sunderland Stroller Alyson Dixon goes into Sunday’s Great North Run in good form following her strength-sapping performance in the World Championship Marathon just five weeks ago.

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Houghton Harriers Alex Brown.

Houghton Harriers star as Sunderland Harriers collapse at Farringdon Cross Country

Houghton Harriers impressed many with their much improved performances in the Sunderland Harriers 35th Farringdon Cross Country on Saturday.

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Sunderland Harrier Graham Lancaster tackles the Farringdon stream which could be back in use on Saturday.

Sunderland Harriers face battle to emulate 2016 Farringdon Relays success

Sunderland Harriers will be bidding to match their superb result of last year in their 35th Farringdon Cross Country Relays on Saturday.

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Sunderland Harrier Andy Powell

Sunderland Harriers pair narrowly miss out on personal bests in Mid-Cheshire 5K

Two Sunderland Harriers just failed in their quest to clock personal best times when they travelled to Cheshire for a 5k road race on one of the fastest courses in the UK.

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Alyson Dixon in the Womens Marathon final at the 2017 IAAF World Championships.

Commonwealth Games Marathon selection the target for Sunderland Stroller Alyson Dixon

Sunderland Stroller Alyson Dixon has selection for the Commonwealth Games Marathon in mind following her spirited performance in the World Championship Marathon in London on Sunday, August 6.

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Silver and bronze medalist Thomas Bowdon.

Athletics: Houghton Harrier Alex Brown moves top of UK Under-20 rankings for 10,000m

Houghton Harrier Alex Brown went to the top of the Under-20 UK rankings for 10,000m after his performance in the British Milers’ Club Grand Prix at Trafford on Saturday

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BREAKING: Britain's top athletes announced for #teamparkrun events UK wide from 9am today - August 19

On you marks, gets set....for YOUR chance to join National Lottery-funded athletes including Olympic and Paralympic stars just revealed for the #teamparkrun 5k events UK wide today - Saturday,- August 19.
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Luke Carroll and Thomas Bowden.

k Houghton Harriers will be rewarded for top finishes in the North East Grand Prix

Houghton Harriers have eight athletes finishing in the top six of the North East Grand Prix and they will be rewarded for their performances at the presentation evening in September.

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