Category: Junior Race Report

Northern Schools’ Inter-County Cross Country Championship – Saturday 8th February – Lowther Castle, Penrith

Race Report by Nathan Nicholson Ben Hodgson, Alan Edwards, Max Butler, Fraser Allan, Jacob Brown, Isobel Harrison, Eliza Cooper and I travelled early on Saturday 8th February to Cumbria, to take part in the Northern Inter-County School Cross Country race. Everyone who was there to compete had really earned the opportunity to take part in …

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Race Report – Darlington 10km – 11th August 2019

Race Report by Tracy Maskew My previous 10km races have always been 60 minutes plus, and this is because I always go out too fast, then crash and burn. Andrea Clyburn and Sarah Short gave our training group a 10km improvement plan earlier in the year and this is when I started to improve.  Pacing …

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Sophie Quinn – National Schools X-Country – 23-03-19

Race report by Mike Quinn (Father of Sophie Quinn) The National Primary Schools cross-country races were held at Pestwold Hall in Leicestershire on Saturday 23rd March 2019. Many people within the Tees Valley area will not be aware of these races as the Tees Valley don’t send a team unlike other regions (eg Yorkshire & …

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Lewis Reed’s experience from the National Cross-Country Championships

Nationals Experience, by Lewis Reed On Saturday 23rd February was the English Nationals Cross-Country Championships, held at Harewood House in Leeds and was my first year competing at the English Nationals. The only real expectation I had of this race, was to beat my time I had on this course a year ago in the …

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English National Cross Country Championships (Juniors) – 23-02-2019

Race report by Ben Hodgson Saturday, 23rd February, was the English National Cross-Country Championships. Billingham Marsh House had nine Juniors competing over four different age groups. This race was held at Harewood House, after holding a successful Northern Cross Country Championships last year. The course was ran on the vast land of Harewood House’s grounds …

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Runners of the Lost Ark – 17-02-2019

Race Report by Jessica Dawson Sunday 17th February a group of Billingham Marsh House Harriers attended an Indiana Jones themed run imaginatively named ‘Runners of the Lost Ark’. This race was very well organised by Saturn Running and was held on the beautiful grounds of Durham University. The route was varied and scenic, ran on …

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