Gosforth Harriers and Athletic Club

Track and field competitions for juniors and seniors.

Here are important dates for your diaries. Please note all members are encouraged to compete whatever your standard.

North East Youth Development League (NEYDL)
joint Wallsend / Gosforth team.  Div 2N

Competition in all disciplines for U13, U15 and U17 athletes

Meets are on Sundays 
Match 1 - 30th April @ Jarrow 
Match 2 - 21st May @ Churchill Playing fields, Whitley Bay
Match 3 - 25th June @ Churchill Playing fields, Whitley Bay
Match 4 - 16th July @ Churchill Playing fields, Whitley Bay

for more info see http://necaa.weebly.com/negp.html

North East Grand Prix (NEGP) 

Competition in a range of disciplines for all age groups.  

Wednesday evenings
Meeting 1 - 19th April @ Monkton 
Meeting 2 - 24th May @ Monkton
Meeting 3 - 21st June @ Monkton
Meeting 4 - 12th July @ Monkton
Meeting 5 - 26th July @ Monkton
Meeting 6 - 9th August @ Gateshead

For schedule of events see here.  For more information see http://necaa.weebly.com/negp.html

Northern Athletics U13, U15, U17 Track and Field Championships

19th/20th August Leigh Sports village. U20 and seniors at SportsCity Manchester. Enter at  https://www.race-results.co.uk/results/2017/

or using the form here

Closing Date 24th July Entry fees: £12 first event. £8 each additional event.

Tartan Games

27th August - Gateshead Stadium

Details to follow

Older juniors and seniors may also race in the British Milers club (BMC) 1500m and 800m races at Chester-le-street.  Meets on 5th and 19th June and 3rd July. Closing dates Thursdays before each meet.  For details see


Younger juniors may be interested in Quadkids events at Churchill playing fields and Gateshead Stadium.

Events: howler throw, long jump- standing/ running depending on age, sprint and long run - about 600-800m.