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Sunderland Harriers’ senior men aiming to repeat win in Farringdon Cross Country Relay

Sunderland Harriers senior men’s team bid to continue their winning ways in their own 34th Farringdon Cross Country Relay on Saturday.

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Houghton Harrier Anna Pigford won the girls' Watergate race

Sunderland Harrier Barker pipped for third place in Watergate 5k

Michael Barker lost out on a place in the frame in Low Fell Running Club’s Watergate 5k.

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Alice Smith

Sunderland Harrier Alice in wonderland!

Alice Smith has improved leaps and bounds since she joined Sunderland Harriers just over a year ago.

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Victorious Team GB carried home on golden-nosed aircraft - complete with 77 extra bottles of champage

Team GB are set to receive a heroes' welcome when they touch down in the UK following their best Olympics in more than a century.
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Sunderland Harriers Ian Ritchie (left) and Ian Dixon battle it out at Durham

Sunderland Harriers’ veterans make big impact with gold and bronze medals in Durham Cathedral relay

Sunderland Harriers placed two teams in the first three in the Durham Cathedral Veterans’ Cross Country Relay at the Racecourse.

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Sunderland Harriers determined to make impact in big Durham City Summer Cross Country Relays tonight

Sunderland Harriers determined to make impact in big Durham City Summer Cross Country Relays tonight

Sunderland Harriers will be out to impress in Durham City Harriers’ Summer Cross Country Relays at the Racecourse in Green Lane tomorrow night.

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Sunderland Harrier Gavin Massingham at Gosforth, back on holiday from Hong Kong

Sunderland Harriers secure comfortable victory in inaugural Gosforth Summer Relay

Sunderland Harriers won the inaugural Gosforth Harriers Summer Relay at Newcastle yesterday.

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Alyson Dixon

Sunderland star Aly Dixon 28th in Olympic marathon

Sunderland Stroller Alyson Dixon finished 28th in this afternoon’s marathon in Rio.

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Olympic Marathon runner Alyson Dixon

Olympic Marathon runner Alyson Dixon is ‘doing it for Sunderland’

Aly Dixon will have Sunderland in her heart when she pounds the streets of Rio tomorrow – all 26 miles, 385 yards of it, writes Roy Kelly.

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Who needs loads of kit when you have an iPhone?

Garside at the Games: Olympic life through a lens

Garside at the Games: Olympic champions make good bus companions

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Michael Thompson was the first over-45 in the Darlington 10k

Darlington 10k rocked by strong winds – as Sunderland Harriers finish runners-up to top team Durham City

Times were slowed by strong winds in yesterday’s Darlington 10k, with the result that the course records were not threatened by the winners in the town centre race.

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Great Britain's Jessica Ennis-Hill

Gold medal or DNF, how will you fare in our Olympic quiz?

It’s hard to believe that it’s already four years since the triumph of the London Olympic Games but the 31st Olympiad has started in Rio de Janeiro.

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Sunderland Harriers womens over-35 4x400m relay team, left to right: Colleen Compson, Vicky Younger, Anna Harris and Emma North.

Rio bound Alyson Dixon hoping it will be third time lucky at major championship

Alyson Dixon goes into the Olympic Marathon in Rio a week on Sunday with the experience of two major championships behind her.

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Sunderland Harrier Ian Ritchie

Jeffress leads Sunderland Harriers’ assault on Friday Night 5k in Shields

A large group of Sunderland Harriers took part in the relatively new event, The Friday Night 5k, around the paths of Temple Park Leisure Centre at South Shields.

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Houghton Harriers Henry Johnson.

Sunderland Harriers are set to play waiting game

Sunderland Harriers will have to wait to see when they start their defence of the Start Fitness North East Harrier League first division title.

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froome revels in tour hat-trick

Cycling

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Emily Chong celebrates her win last night

Sunderland athletes take bronze medals in Durham races

Sunderland Harriers came away with two bronze medals in the inaugural Events of the North Durham City 10k and 5k last night.

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young blood boosts new-look harriers

young blood boosts new-look harriers

The 23rd Sunderland Harriers 5k Road Race staged at Silksworth Sports Complex last Wednesday saw much improved results for the hosts.

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Another win in the bag for Sunderland Harrier Matthew Jones.

Sunderland Harrier Matthew Jones claims third Marathon victory

Sunderland Harrier Matthew Jones won his third Marathon with victory in the tough Wales Marathon in Tenby.

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