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Club Fell Champs 2018

Club Fell Champs 2018 Club Fell Champs this year will be … Area Fell GP http://www.felljunior.org.uk/GP/ (race details to follow shortly) and English Champs Races http://www.fellrunner.org.uk/championships.php Be aware entries for Edale Skyline open on 1st February and entries for Turner … Continue reading

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Halloween Party

Halloween Party Horwich Harriers annual Halloween Party is to be held on Sat 28th October at Rivington Village Hall 6.45 – 10.00pm. Tickets are priced at £5.00 for Adults and £3.50 for children this includes a buffet. There will be … Continue reading

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AGM 2017

The clubs AGM date has been set for Wed 25th Oct at 8pm at the RMI club in Horwich. As we look to continue to move the club forward in a positive direction we have a number of committee positions … Continue reading

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FRA Relays Teams

UKA British Fell and Hill Relay Championship 2017 Sunday 15th October 2017 – Llanberis Leg descriptions Leg 1 – Short (Solo) Leg 2 – Long (Pairs) Leg 3 – Navigation (Pairs) Leg 4 – Long (Solo) Team Categories A – … Continue reading

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2017 Senior Road Championships

2017 Senior Road Championships Detail can now be found in the Road Section

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GMXC CHAMPIONSHIPS 2017

GREATER MANCHESTER A.A. CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS 2017 WOODBANK PARK, STOCKPORT SATURDAY 7TH JANUARY 2017 Post- race: Mike/Simon/David/Ali/Nick/Sam/Mike/Jonathan Misty, squelchy, mild conditions greeted the 118 runners tasked with completing a 10k course consisting of 3 tough but runnable loops that took … Continue reading

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Junior Fell Championship 2017

Junior Fell Championship 2017 The 2017 championships are slightly different than in the past in as much as it is going to be 8 races from the list of 12 which incorporates the English Junior Fell Champs and the English … Continue reading

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Northern and National Cross Country Entries

Northern and National Cross Country Entries Its time to consider whether you wish to run the Northern Cross Country Championship at Knowsley Safari Park on Saturday 28th January 2017 and the National Cross Country Championship at Wollaton Park, Nottingham on … Continue reading

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New Tuesday Night Senior Track Training Plan

New Tuesday Night Senior Track Training Plan http://www.horwichrmiharriers.co.uk/_assets/TrainingPlan.pdf

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Mid Lancs XC Saturday 26th Nov start times.

Mid Lancs XC Saturday 26th Nov start times. Please note the start times for this venue are different than usual. They are as follows. U11Boys/Girls 11am U13Girls 11.15 U13Boys 11.30 U15Boys 11.45 U15Girls 12 noon Ladies 1.15pm Men 2.05pm Arrive … Continue reading

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Downhill Race

Downhill Race The annual Downhill Race took place in its usual location, on 15th September, this year a week after the Horwich beer feastival. This did unsure that all runners, marshals and supporters had no excuse after the race but … Continue reading

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XC Fixtures 2016/17

(Apologies for the lateness of posting – Ed) Fixture List 2016/17 Manchester League 15th Oct – Wythenshawe Pk, Mcr 12th Nov – Boggart Hole Clough, Mcr 3rd Dec – Heaton Pk, Mcr 14th Jan – Uni Play Fld/Kenworthy Rd, Wythenshawe … Continue reading

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AGM 2016

The Annual Horwich RMI Harriers and AC AGM will be held in the Horwich RMI Club, Ramsbottom Road on Wednesday 26th October at 8.15pm. There is a bar and refreshments will be served at 9pm at the conclusion of the … Continue reading

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Horwich Beer Festival

It only seems 5 mins since we were last here. Calling all regular & not so regular helpers for the Annual Rotary Beer Festival. For those who are not in the know Horwich Rotary is the main Sponsor for the … Continue reading

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White Bear Way

White Bear Way On behalf of Adlington Scouts Group, the White Bear Way 21 mile challenge / 10mile trail walk / running event is being held on Saturday 25th June, 2016. Details of the event can be found at http://www.adlingtonscoutgroup.org.uk/white-bear-way/ … Continue reading

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Fleming Trophy

Fleming Trophy 2016 Fleming Trophy Handicap Race 25th April 2016 at 7.00 p.m for U/8 up to U/16 from Bolton Arena. This is a 2k race with runners setting off at intervals with the faster runners going last. Entry fee … Continue reading

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Junior Pike Results 2016

Junior Pike Results 2016 Here!

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Presentation Evening

Presentation Evening, Friday 22 April The annual presentation evening for both seniors and juniors will be held on Friday 22 April at the RMI club in Horwich. Tickets are available from coaches priced £3 and, as usual, include pasty and … Continue reading

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Pendle Fell Race

Pendle Fell Race. 2nd April 2016. Barley, Lancs. The second race in Horwich RMI Junior Fell Championships took place at Barley with races up and down Pendle Hill, with very muddy conditions making the races tougher than usual. First away … Continue reading

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Hay Fever Season

Hay Fever Season British Athletics Science and Medicine Update 06/04/2016 Hay fever is more common in athletes and around 60% of our team suffer with some of the common symptoms of blocked or runny nose, sneezing, runny eyes or even … Continue reading

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South East Lancs XC Presentation

South East Lancs XC Presentation The annual SELCC presentation night is Friday 18th March at North Chadderton Bowling and Social Club OL9 0EL commencing at 8pm. Doors from 7.15pm. Tickets £3 Winners from Horwich include U13 Boys Champion – Luke … Continue reading

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Podium 5k

Podium 5k Smashing 5k Pb’s at the Podium 5k Race at Barrowford. Lewis by 30 seconds, Toby by 50 seconds, this is where it’s at guys this is where we need to be for the future pb’s. Once again great … Continue reading

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Junior Red Rose Winners

Junior Red Rose Winners Congratulations to some Junior Red Rose trophy winners. Cian Healy for U11’s boys winner. U13 Boys team made up of Thomas Massey 3rd overall, Robert Seddon, Luke Brindle, Matthew Flatters, Matthew Mair & Toby Middleton for … Continue reading

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Lostock 6 Race Report

Lostock 6 Race Report Sunday 28th February 2016 Chris Steele of Borders A C took the individual win in a “relatively modest” time of 29m 48 secs considering the revised course profile was fast and with ideal weather conditions. Harriers … Continue reading

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Club Road Champs 2016

Senior Club Road Champs 2016 The 2016 senior road championships for both ladies and men will be your best 8 from the follow 10 races, with a minimum of 6 races to qualify for prizes. The points system is as … Continue reading

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Club Fell Champs 2016

The 2016 Senior Fell Championships The 2016 senior fell championships for both ladies and men will be your best 7 from the follow 15 races, with at least one from each category. (Short, Medium and Long) The points system is … Continue reading

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Club Cross Country Championships

Club Cross Country Championships Congratulations to the Senior Men of the club who have battled this winter to get Horwich promoted from the newly introduced Manchester Area Cross Country League in our first season. With just one fixture left we … Continue reading

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Northern XC Champs

Northern XC Champs – Witten Park, Blackburn Saturday 30th January 2016 Witton Park once again proved its status as one of the best cross country venues in the country with an excellent and tough test for all the athletes. The … Continue reading

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Ashurst Beacon

Ashurst Beacon Fell Race 23rd Jan 2016 Horwich RMI Harriers where out in force at the Ashurst Beacon Fell Race last Saturday which was the final race in the 2015 Championship. The underfoot conditions were very treacherous with very deep … Continue reading

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Quality not Quantity

Tandle Hill XC Report from yesterday Quality not Quantity Horwich MRI Harriers had just 11 runners in the third South East Lancs Cross Country race at Tandle Hill Oldham on Saturday but with four 1st places and a 1st Team … Continue reading

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Mid Lancs XC Hyndburn

Mid Lancs XC Hyndburn 17th Jan A small group of Horwich RMI Harriers travelled to Accrington for the fourth race in the xc league and with the muddy conditions the races were tougher than normal. The U/13 boys began were … Continue reading

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Manchester Xc League / Race Report / Heaton park

Manchester Xc League / Race Report / Heaton park Saturday 16th January 2016 Only 1 day before the race we still had a very limited squad, not even enough to form the necessary team of 6 senior men and 4 … Continue reading

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Greater Manchester XC

Greater Manchester XC Championships 9th Jan A very muddy and testing course greeted the runners for the annual XC Championships at Leverhulme Park. The Horwich U/13 boys began proceedings with a brilliant team performance with their three scorers finishing in … Continue reading

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Auld Lang Syne

Auld Lang Syne Fell Race 31st December 7 miles Over 400 runners gathered at the start for this popular fell race. The conditions were good for racing although very muddy. Chris Farrell had a brilliant race sitting on England International … Continue reading

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Whinberry Naze Replacement

Ashurst Beacon (5.9 miles, BS category) – 23 January 2016 This will be used as the final race in the club’s fell championship, due to the cancellation of Whinberry Naze.

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Junior Fell Championships 2016

Junior Fell Championships 2016 This years Junior Fell Championships will be made up with the 6 English Championships races being joined by four other local races one of which is on 29th May and is the Greater Manchester Championships at … Continue reading

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Prediction Race

Prediction Race 30th December 2015 Despite the bad weather 16 Horwich juniors braved the elements to run a 2k course just below the Pigeon Tower. Runners had to predict what time they would record with the nearest winning a prize. … Continue reading

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Prediction Race

Prediction Race on the 30th Dec at 11 from the top barn no entry fee just bring a prize value £4 to £5 Junior race approx 2 k seniors approx 4 miles all abilities welcome. Merry Christmas Tony

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SELancs XC Leigh

South East Lancs X.C league Leigh 14th Nov The first fixture in this years South East Lancs XC League took place at Leigh Sports Village and was a very muddy course. Three runners from Horwich and the same family had … Continue reading

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Shepherds Skyline

Shepherds Skyline Fell Race Todmorden 7th Nov 6 mls Despite the poor weather making conditions underfoot treacherous over 200 runners competed in this popular race on the moors above Todmorden in Yorkshire. England International Ben Mounsey easily won in a … Continue reading

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AGM UPDATE

AGM UPDATE Membership detail – Members please read Following the AGM on 21st October, the club has amended the date from when annual subscriptions are due. The date has been changed to the 1st January 2106 (and the 1stJanuary every … Continue reading

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Withins Skyline

Withins Skyline Fell Race 6 miles 11th Oct A small group of Harriers made the short trip to Howarth in Yorkshire for this popular fell race held in very good conditions. First to finish was in form Lyndsey Brindle in … Continue reading

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Fell Race Catchup

Fell Race Catchup Thieveley Pike 26th Sept A fine day with good conditions underfoot saw well over a hundred runners toe the line for this popular fell race just north of Burnley. Ian Conroy and his brother Patrick had flown … Continue reading

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Race 4 Harrock Hill 26th August

Race 4 Harrock Hill 26th August The final race of the series saw a few runners caught out by the earlier start with Paul Muller almost missing the start. As it was he did not seem troubled and ran a … Continue reading

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Horwich RMI Harriers & AC AGM

Horwich RMI Harriers & AC AGM Date – October 21st at 8pm Venue – Horwich RMI Club Ramsbottom Road Refreshments 9pm Notice is hereby given of the 91st Annual AGM of Horwich RMI Harriers and AC As the constitution states … Continue reading

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First Horwich Cross Country a Massey Success

First Horwich Cross Country a Massey Success The first cross country of the new season for Horwich RMI took place on a very pleasant sunny Astley park course on Saturday and was dominated by the Massey family. Dad Paul was … Continue reading

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Murder Mile 27th August

Murder Mile 27th August After an absence of some 8 years the Murder Mile has returned to Horwichs race programme with a different course to before, up to the top of Winter Hill from the bottom of the ramp. A … Continue reading

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Race 4 Harrock Hill 26th August

Race 4 Harrock Hill 26th August The final race of the series saw a few runners caught out by the earlier start with Paul Muller almost missing the start. As it was he did not seem troubled and ran a … Continue reading

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Darwen Gala Fell Race 15th August 7.5 k

Darwen Gala Fell Race 15th August 7.5 k This race starts in the centre of Darwen and climbs to the Jubilee Tower and back and with good weather attracted a large entry of 142 runners. The race was won by … Continue reading

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Worthsthorne Moor Fell Race

Worthsthorne Moor Fell Race Horwich Junior Fell championships moved to Burnley and saw two excellent races. In the boys race Nathan Lancaster won the mile and a half race beating all the U/14s in the bargain despite having a sore … Continue reading

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