Athletics

Athletics

Sunderland Harriers’ James places his faith in six of the best

Sunderland Harriers are one of six North East clubs that contest the Northern Athletics Senior Men’s Six-Stage Road Relays on Saturday in Manchester.

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Sunderland Harrier Sean Smith was 11th in the Tynedale 10-mile road race

Eritrean triumphs by more than 11 minutes in arduous Tynedale 10-mile road race

The Tynedale 10-mile road race must be one of the toughest courses in the UK, with mountainous hills to contend with, and times reflected this at the finish – high up at Hexham Racecourse

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Sunderland Harrier Steve McMahon.

Sunderland Harrier Steve McMahon focused on bringing his times down

Former footballer and Sunderland Stroller Steve McMahon is one of Sunderland Harriers most improved runners since joining the club in January 2015.

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Keep on running.

Seven great North East runs you can still enter in 2016 now the Great North Run is over

Itching for a new running challenge? Inspired by watching the Great North Run? Can't wait until next year?
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Tania and Mo Farah yesterday

Mo Farah seals his Great hat-trick

Four-time Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah became the first man to win the Great North Run three times in a row.

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Mo Farah greets his wife Tania at the end of the Great North Run. Pic: PA.

Mo Farah's wife celebrates first Great North Run with burger and chips and ice cream

Tania Farah fell to the ground as she completed her first Great North Run before she was congratulated by her husband Mo.
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Back of the net! Mo Farah celebrates his third successive Great North Run win. Pic: PA.

Mo Farah celebrates Great North Run hat-trick with Alan Shearer tribute

Mo Farah claimed a third successive Great North Run title today - with a tribute to Geordie hero Alan Shearer.
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Steve Coxon anchors Sunderland Harriers' over-55s team to victory

Over-55s lead the way with golds as Sunderland Harriers claim four team medals in North East Master Road Relays

Sunderland Harriers came away from the North East Masters’ Road Relay Championships at Jarrow with four sets of medals.

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Sunderland's Alyson Dixon crosses the line at the Great North Run last year, doing the "Borini". Picture by Kevin Brady

World-class field as Alyson Dixon faces up to huge challenge in Great North Run

Sunderland Stroller Alyson Dixon will line-up in the Great North Run in a field that would grace an Olympic final.

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Winter Shandy energy gel.

Sports firm produces alcoholic energy gel made with real ale

Tens of thousands of runners are preparing for the Great North Run - and will soon be dreaming of their post-half marathon pint.

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Houghton Harrier Lydia James.

Hip injury won’t stop Great North Run ever-present Eddie Maddison

Sunderland Harrier Eddie Maddison, at the age of 68, is going into the 36th Great North Run as an ever present.

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Sunderland Harrier Michael Barker hunts down Durham City Harriers as the top two cross Gilley Law stream in the Farringdon Cross Country

Sunderland Harriers double up for team triumphs in Farringdon Cross Country Races

Sunderland Harriers had a double reason to celebrate at their own Farringdon Cross Country Races in the wet on Saturday.

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Houghton Harriers North East Grand Prix winner Laura Fenwick

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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Picture by PA.

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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