Archive for November, 2017

Commemorative Poppy Event – 11th November

Thursday, November 9th, 2017

There is a ‘Commemorative Poppy’ event on Saturday 11th November at 4pm, Linskill Centre, North Shields, to mark the centenary of the Battle of Arras, the bloodiest battle of the First World War.

The public are invited to attend the Memorial Gardens at the Centre and witness the placing of the Commemorative Poppy by M. Eric Donjon, Honorary Consul for France in North East England.

GP3 Results, Current NOTAN GP Standings and GP4 Handicaps

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

It was great to see 167 athletes take to the North Tyneside coastline for our 2nd NOTAN Senior Winter Grand Prix event.

Thank you to all the marshals and helpers, this training run wouldn’t have gone ahead without you. Due to the works which seem to be spreading along the Seafront we will need a few more for the December run please come and give a hand it’s for the safety of the runners and the future of the GP.

Please click the links below for the full set of NOTAN Grand Prix Results:

If you have any feedback or suggestions please email:

Here are the GP4 Handicaps, please contact the handicapper (in plenty of time) if something doesn’t look right.

Please note on 12th December there will be a free buffet etc, in the Cullercoats Crescent club ( new venue ) after the run. T-shirts for the previous GP winners will be handed out 🙂

Blyth Sportshall Athletics Series

Saturday, November 4th, 2017

The Blyth Sportshall Athletics series returns this winter, and is now supported by NOTAN. It is for athletes in school years 3 through to 8, and allows the opportunity to run, jump and throw. The emphasis is on fun and participation, whilst great performances are rewarded also.

All details on below link: