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Busy weekend on the road for Morpeth Harriers

It was certainly a busy weekend of road racing action for Morpeth Harriers.

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Point to Point to celebrate its half century

Point to Point to celebrate its half century

In March 1967 the Morpeth Point to Point moved its meeting to the old Tranwell Airfield just outside Morpeth by kind invitation of the Forster family.

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Harrier Bobbie throws her way to two bronze medals

Harrier Bobbie throws her way to two bronze medals

Morpeth’s U17 Woman Throws specialist Bobbie Griffiths, began her 2017 outdoor Track & Field campaign in fine style on Saturday.

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Cramlington Rockets holding new camps over Easter holidays.

Rugby club’s popular Easter camps to return

A growing rugby league club is hoping to encourage more youngsters to give the sport a try this Easter.

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Burgham Trials hit by ground conditions

Burgham Trials hit by ground conditions

The first Burgham International Horse Trials of 2017 were unfortunately abandoned at the weekend due to ground conditions.

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Scott Beattie winner of the Under 20 mens race at the North Eastern Cross Country Championships at Aykley Heads Durham on Saturday.

Harrier Beattie runs for GB at World XC in Uganda

In an African dominated World Cross Country Championships, held in Kampala, Uganda, Morpeth’s Scott Beattie was second counter for a Great Britain and Northern Ireland squad.

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Northumberland girls to the fore in National Championships

Northumberland girls to the fore in National Championships

Northumberland Girls were very marginally the best of the county’s performers at the annual English Schools Cross-Country Championships, held at Norfolk Showground in Norwich, on Saturday.

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Stage is set for Burgham International Trials

Stage is set for Burgham International Trials

Preparations are nearly complete for Burgham International Horse Trials – Northumberland’s only international event – this weekend (24-26 March).

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Morpeth Harriers star in inter-counties cross country finals

Morpeth Harriers star in inter-counties cross country finals

It was certainly a good day for the North East at the annual UK Inter Counties Cross Country Championships, which were held for the first time ever, at Prestwold Hall, near Loughborough, on Saturday.

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A group of the winners at this years Morpeth Sports Awards with town Mayor Coun Andrew Tebbutt.

Nominations sought for Morpeth Sports Awards

Residents are being asked to nominate sporting stars, successful teams, young prospects and club stalwarts for this year’s Morpeth Sports Awards.

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Morpeth runners make light of heavy conditions at Alnwick

Morpeth runners make light of heavy conditions at Alnwick

It was certainly a very muddy end to the season for the Start Fitness North Eastern Harrier League on Saturday, with the final fixture being held at The Pastures, close to Alnwick Castle.

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No.19 Clubhouse at Close House, Heddon on the Wall.

British Masters to be staged in the North East – and free tickets are available

A major sporting event is set to be staged in the North East this September when the British Masters 2017 golfing tournament arrives at Close House.

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Silver lining as Morpeth men just miss out on gold

Silver lining as Morpeth men just miss out on gold

Morpeth Harriers Senior Men missed out by a mere four points in their quest to retain their English Cross Country national team title at the weekend.

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Medals galore for Harriers in NE relays and Indoor Championships

Medals galore for Harriers in NE relays and Indoor Championships

Athletes from Morpeth Harriers were in superb championship winning form on the road and indoors at the weekend.

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World’s best riders will be on show at Burgham in 2017

World’s best riders will be on show at Burgham in 2017

Burgham International Horse Trials is Northumberland’s only international event – and is fast becoming one of the best in Britain.

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Personal bests as young Harriers shine indoors

Personal bests as young Harriers shine indoors

The fourth and penultimate Indoor Standards Meeting, held at Gateshead College on Thursday saw a total of eleven athletes from Morpeth Harriers & AC in tough competitive action.

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Always Tipsy roared on to Champion Horse award

Always Tipsy roared on to Champion Horse award

Sunday was the final leg of the Imperial Racing Champion Horse award, which heard the Ratcheugh Roar bring home Always Tipsy to take the prize with an exciting win in the Warcup Law Men’s open race.

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Whitwam is top gun in Army Cross-Country Championships

Whitwam is top gun in Army Cross-Country Championships

For the fourth successive year, Morpeth Harrier Ady Whitwam retained his Men’s title at the annual Army Cross Country Championships, held at Sandhurst, headquarters of the Royal Military Academy, on Wednesday, February 1.

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Olympic gold medallist launches marathon

Olympic gold medallist launches marathon

World record holder and Olympic gold medallist Jonathan Edwards CBE has teamed up with the race organisers of the world-famous Morpeth to Newcastle Marathon to launch the new date for the oldest road-race in England.

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Beattie the golden boy at the Northern XC Championships

Beattie the golden boy at the Northern XC Championships

Scott Beattie’s gold medal winning performance in the U20 Men’s 8k event was very much a big part of some excellent Morpeth Harriers achievements at Saturday’s Northern Athletics Cross Country Championships.

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