• A Prolific Poly Turnout at North Tyneside 10K

    The BBC weather forecast promised rain and chilly temperatures.  However the race began and ended in sunshine with not a spit of rain.  There was the usual ritual-toilets, baggage bus, warm up then toilets again.  Somehow there are never enough toilets, and I spent an anxious ten minutes in a queue beside the indoor bowling
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  • Poly Calendar Girls raise over £1400 for Cullercoats RNLI

    As many of you know, several members of the COWS open water swimming group, plus other Poly women recruits were to be seen discreetly undressing in various locations in North Tyneside over last Summer.  This was not because they had become naturists, but they were putting together a calendar, rather in the manner of the
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  • A Run in the Sun at Blyth 10K

    A determined Stephanie McLean Dann heads towards the halfway mark in the Blyth 10K On what was probably the hottest day of the year so far, Poly athletes were competing a few miles up the coast at Blyth.  For the first time the race entry was sold out and it was apparent from watching that
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