Posts in Events

  • Gannin Alang the Scotswood Road…again

    11 June, 2016 No Comments Events, News

    Over one hundred Poly runners gathered in the Bigg Market once again at the start of the Blaydon Race.  For once we were blessed with good weather-neither torrential rain or asphalt-melting sun.  Once again the masses were held back outside Balmbra’s while the (mostly) club runners were penned in front of the cathedral.  This seems to work
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  • Poly Fell Championships 2016

    3 January, 2016 No Comments Events, News

     Some updates to the information given earlier in the year for the Cheviot Hedgehope, Alwinton and Brough Law fell races, courtesy of David Johnson Noreen  NSP Fell Championships 2016 Building on the phenomenal success of last year’s championship where we had 35 competitors as opposed to 10 the previous year, this year sees even more
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  • Aykley Heads-Mud and Guts at the Cross Country!

    22 November, 2015 No Comments Events, Uncategorized

      ‘Mud, Mud glorious mud’ goes the song, ‘nothing quite like it for cooling the blood.’  At the NE Harrier League XC at Aykley Heads cooling was the last thing everyone needed.  The slightly delayed start of the Senior/Vet women’s race meant standing around while a gale from Siberia whirled round our shoulders. We joked that if
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  • Leeds Abbey Dash

    17 November, 2014 No Comments Events, News, Results

    The Leeds Abbey Dash, the Poly on tour and a weekend away-what could possibly go wrong? Race report by Simon Jamison   Running has been going pretty well for me recently so I jumped at the chance to enter the Leeds Abbey Dash 10k on November 16th. Fast you say, sounds good, and it’s flat.
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