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New Javelin record set!

Just two athletes turned out at Trafford for the Open meeting and suncream was the order of the day! Noah Saunders completed his first 100m since September and recorded at time of 13.6s, just off a PB of 13.4s. Jonah … Continue reading

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Track and Field Meeting – Blackpool 13 March 2011

Last Sunday saw the first outside Track and Field meeting which was held at sunny Blackpool. Several athletes turned out for the Harriers and showed great promise for the start of the 2011 season. A club record was broken by … Continue reading

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Sportshall – 27.02.11

Young Horwich RMI Harrier athlete, Declan Snape, helped the Lancashire Under 15 Boys Team to victory in the Sportshall Athletics North West Championships held at Wigan. Competing were teams full of talented athletes from Merseyside, Cheshire, Greater Manchester and Cumbria. … Continue reading

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English XC, Alton Towers – 19.02.11

Mud, mud and more mud! By the time our boys were ready to run the organizers had to abandon part of the 3k course on health and safety grounds and the race was changed to a 2k x 1.5k. As … Continue reading

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Horwich RMI U13 Boys in Mid Lancs XC @ Blackpool

On the morning after the night before the Boys U13s team went up to Blackpool to see what they could achieve in the Mid Lancs series. The Flat course @ Lawsons Ground was to be the 4th race in the … Continue reading

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Horwich RMI Harriers U13 Boys RED ROSE presentation night.

Last  Friday night the U13 boys were presented with the Red Rose trophy for 2nd Team place for the 2nd year running. Last year was a delight, but to have done it again shows the teams determination to go out … Continue reading

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Sportshall Champions from Horwich RMI Harriers & AC

Congratulations to the Under 11 Boys from Horwich RMI Harriers who finished as Lancashire Sportshall Champions for the first time ever. Sunday 13th February at Blackpool Sports Centre saw the final league meeting of the season and Horwich were led … Continue reading

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Sports City Manchester 19th December

A small number of athletes ventured out in the snow to compete at the indoor open meeting in Manchester. Andrew Storey, Jack Thomas, Hannah Storey and Noah Saunders managed to cover all the age groups; each performing well. A first taste … Continue reading

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Blackpool Open Meeting 26th September

Horwich RMI Harriers & AC Track and Field Athletics Open Meeting at Blackpoo 21 young Horwich RMI Harriers Athletes turned out to compete in the final outside Track and Field Athletics Meeting of 2010. On a sunny day, there were … Continue reading

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Track Closure : REMINDER

PLEASE NOTE: The track at the arena will be closed from the 16th to the 19th August for cleaning and repairing. There will NO ACCESS to the track on these days and therefore training sessions that would be normally held … Continue reading

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Top of the League for the Track & Field team!

The young athletes ranging (Under 13 to 17 years of age) from Horwich RMI Harriers & AC have produced a magnificent result by finishing top of the league in the Division 1 North West of the National Young Athletics League … Continue reading

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T & F Training Cancelled for Wednesday 14th July

Just a quick message to remind everyone that there is no training session this Wednesday. Due to holidays and other commitments there are no coaches available on the 14th so the booking for the track has been cancelled. Just this … Continue reading

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Mid Lancs T&F Meeting 4

Meeting 4 :  Hyndburn Wilson Playing Fields Woodland Drive Clayton –le- Moors ACCRINGTON BB5 5SD All athletes U13s (year 6 & above) and older are invited to take part in the above competition on Saturday 24TH July 2010. Field events … Continue reading

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3 GOLDS for Horwich Athletes at the Greater Manchester Championships 2010

Horwich RMI Harriers turned out 20 athletes for this annual event. Three GOLD medals were won and 3 athletes were crowned champions of Manchester:- Michael Houghton – Triple Jump Snr Matthew Storey – 100m U20 Natassia Dacre – Javelin U15 … Continue reading

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Mid Lancs League – Hyndburn 22nd May

The sun shone bright for the second T&F fixture of the season at Hyndburn and the Horwich team were out in force with 35 athletes turning out across the U13 to Senior age groups. The field events kicked off the … Continue reading

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NYAL – 16th May, Witton Park, Blackburn

A total of 38 athletes turn out for the 2nd fixture in this season’s National Young Athletes League. This fixture saw Horwich pitted against the teams from Ribble Valley and Border and coming into the meeting with their 1st win … Continue reading

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