This weekend, athletics action centres round the annual North Eastern Counties
Athletics Association Road Relay Championships, which are being held at the
now well established course at Hetton Lyons Park, Co Durham.
Action gets underway at 12.00 noon with the four leg relay
for Senior and Veteran Women, and Over 50 Veteran Men.
At 1.15pm the Senior and Veteran Men Over 40 six leg relay gets underway,
all legs comprise of two laps, covering a total distance of 2.22 miles.
Morpeth Harriers hold the current Senior Men’s team course record,
and Laura Weightman holds the Women’s individual course record.