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Quayside 5k and Junior 3K

Updated: Oct 22, 2023

The Quayside 5k and Junior 3k was held on 13 August 2023. Hosted by Gateshead Harriers & AC, the flat, out and back course along the Newcastle-Gateshead Quayside offers the opportunity to go for a personal best.


A Race


Blaydon athletes were led by Martin Graham (17:14), followed by Robb Young (17:21) who reaped the benefits of hard work at club track sessions, with a well deserved PB.


A huge well done to Emma Cartwright on her sub 20 PB (19:15) and Letha Whitman 19:36, a prize winner in 5th V35.


B Race


Neil Fellows 19:37, had a great return to racing, finishing 2nd in the V45 male category. Chris Ashall finished in 20:18, another PB, showing there’s still some speed in those long Ironman legs.


Abbie Lewis 21:00 was the first U20 female followed by:


Ian Brooks 20:54

Garry Russell 21:20

Eden Ratcliffe 21:30

Joanne Graham 24:43

Doreen Craig 27:42

Simon Turnbull 28:22


Junior 3k


Jamie Lonergan 9:28, 4th overall and 2nd U15

James Gray 10:13

Robert Atkinson 10:15

Finn Graham 10:59

Jacob Richards 11:15

Lois Richards 13:42


Well done everyone!



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