Houghton Harriers and Athletics Club were presented with the Accredited Club (Clubmark) status certificate by Nick Ridgeon (Club and Coach Support Officer for Tyne & Wear and Cumbria).
Blue Peter star Barney Harwood joined over 300 Darlington children to take part in INEOS GO Run For Fun’s first event of 2015. He was joined by European 400m hurdle champion Perri Shakes-Drayton, as well as 2014 English Fell Running Champion Victoria Wilkinson, for a mass warm-up before the start of the 2km challenge.
World 400m hurdle champion, Perri Shakes-Drayton, and 2014 English Fell Running Champion, Victoria Wilkinson come to Darlington on the 10th February to kick off the first INEOS GO Run For Fun event of 2015.
On the back of the success of the 4 workshop days held prior to Christmas, follow up sessions have been arranged to offer coaches across the North East an opportunity to learn some new skills, develop existing knowledge and network with other coaches from across the region and beyond.