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Les Jones Memorial 10k Returns for 2020

Photo : Bob Given Photography This year’s Les Jones Memorial 10k Road Race will mark the 28 year of the event, taking place on Friday 15May. The popular event is organised in memory of the late athlete, team manager and Athletics NI...

XC and Mount Stewart Trails at Night – Scrabo News

On the evening of Friday 21 February Scrabo Striders Running Club held their second open 10K night race at Mount Stewart. “Run The Trails Night Edition” as it was billed comprised a two lap 10km chip-timed race around the beautiful...

Sperrin Harriers undeterred by bad weather

A quiet week of running fixtures coupled with yet more bad weather saw a relatively quiet weekend for the runners of Sperrin Harriers. Nevertheless, Harriers turned out with undiminished enthusiasm at local Parkruns. MUSA Cookstown First and foremost, the volunteers at all...

Last One Standing Castleward 2020 race report

For Atlas Running getting ready for the event this year started on Wednesday , checking the weather was going to be a big part of this years event , Castleward has its own weather station and if the winds...

North Down Ladies Claim Championship Gold

NI & Ulster Cross Country Championships On a course best described as brutally honest, the cross country season reached its finale on Saturday afternoon as the University of Ulster Coleraine played host to hundreds of local athletes, with double league...

XC League Results

From Athletics NI After the final round of the Cross Country League at the NI & Ulster Senior Cross Country on Saturday 22nd February at the Ulster University, Coleraine, the league tables are as follows: In an extremely competitive Women’s League,...

Impressive Podium Places for Tom and Thomas at Castlewellan

By The Buggy Pusher Castlewellan Forest Park was the destination on Saturday past as a small number of Newcastle and District AC runners braved the very difficult elements in the final race of the Born 2 Run series. Prior to the...

Another Historic Day for Newcastle & District Athletics Club – 2nd Senior NI &...

(Photos courtesy of Keith McClure Photography) Race Report by BOGBOY The NI & Ulster Senior Cross-Country Championships returned to Ulster University at Coleraine for the first time in several years, sponsored by local estate agents and former international athlete Phil Tweedie,...

Scrabo Striders Battle Storm Dennis and some go for the Century

by Dawn Ross The weekend that everyone will remember for Storm Dennis!!  The Scrabo Striders that braved the elements will certainly remember it well.  High winds and driving rain meant everything had to be tied down extra well at Castleward...

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