Morpeth Harriers Senior Men and Women’s track and field squad completed their 2018 Northern Athletics Division 2E campaign, by finishing fourth in their final round match held at Darlington’s Eastbourne Sports Complex on Saturday.
Riders from Morpeth Riding for the Disabled Group, who are based at the Pegasus Centre in Tranwell, achieved great success at the RDA National Championships in Hartpury, Gloucester, earlier this month.
Birthday Girl Laura Weightman not only won the UK Women’s 1500m title at Birmingham’s Alexander Stadium on Sunday, she also firmly booked her place on the plane to Berlin, and next month’s European Championships.
In last week’s athletics coverage, we reported on Morpeth Harrier Rory Leonard unfortunately missing out on a medal possibility after being tripped in the 3000m at the combined Under 20/Under 23 England Athletics Track and Field Championships at Bedford.
Morpeth Harriersare now taking entries for the annual Morpeth 10k Road Race, which this year is being held on the usual two lap circular route around Tranwell Woods (South West of Morpeth), on Tuesday, August 7.