July 2010

Dartmoor Mountain Marathon

After a few years of deciding we where no longer fit enough due to injury, illness and general busyness Bob Johnston and Charlie Stead (Northern Runner) have decided to get back into Mountain Marathon’s. In the hope that thier bodies remember that they can run for two days they have entered the Dartmoor Mountain Marathon. This is in the classic KIMM/OMM, Saunders, LAMM, Mourne type style with two days of navigating to a fixed set of points and then camping out with the kit you have carried and then do... Read More

Beacon Hill Race

Well we made it to the Beacon Hill Race. Well done to Paul Appleby and the team of helpers who put on a good fun event and marked the course out the night before in the middle of a thunder storm. Northern Runner staff Drew and Charlie both ran. Drew in his first ever fell race. Drew is normally an 800 metre runner and has ended his season and is now building up his fitness for the Cross Country Season which starts early in America where he is at College.... Read More

Pier to Pier Race Prize Vouchers – A reminder..

THIS IS A REMINDER to any of our customers who have NOT yet redemed any BROOKS SPORTS prize vouchers from the Sunderland Strollers Pier to Pier Race which took place in May this year. YOUR VOUCHERS HAVE LIMITED VALIDITY. THEY ARE ONLY VALID UNTIL 16.08.2010. To avoid missing-out on your prize, which must be a Brooks product, please consider a visit to either our Shop or our Website and see the range of Brooks Products we have. If what you want costs more than the value of your Voucher(s) then... Read More

Maybeck 3 Crosses Results and Report

Another red hot night at Maybeck for The Three Crosses. In the men’s event we had a first time winner in Paul Butler from Loftus and Whitby. Speaking to him at the event he said he had got a little lost last time out so he had made sure he knew this course particularly as it is on his club’s own doorstep. He had run with his club colleague Dan Middlemas until about half way and these two headed a fine Loftus & Whitby team victory. In the women’s event... Read More

Maybeck 3 Crosses Pictures

David Aspin has again created a great set of pictures for the last round of the Northern Runner/ Eskdale Valley Fell race Series. Cllick the link to see pictures of the Maybeck 3 Crosses. Results and report to follow.