Category Archives: Cross Country

5 Junior Boys Selected

5 Junior Boys Selected Horwich RMI had 5 Junior boys selected to represent Bolton Town last weekend in the Primary Schools XC held at Gatley, Cheshire We had two boys Lewis & Thomas who helped the Bolton team achieve Silver … Continue reading

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UPDATE: McCains Inter Counties XC Championships

UPDATE: McCains Inter Counties XC Championships – Cofton Park, Birmingham On January 5th, Janet Rashleigh, Nathan Townsend and Martyn Bell were selected for the Lancashire XC team and on March 9th competed at Cofton Park (Longbridge, SW Birmingham) at the … Continue reading

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Club Overall 2013

Club Overall Championships 2013 Details of this years Overall Club Championships have been added to the website, and can be found through the link on the front page and here.

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Upcoming Races

Upcoming Races Hey up Racers Next Mid Lancs cross country is this Saturday at Lancaster on Saturday 9th Feb, details on the Mid Lancs website, once again we need a team of at least 6 senior men to gain points. … Continue reading

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Northern Cross Country

Northern Cross Country – Knowsley 26-01-13 Trio brave the winter elements. Three Horwich RMI Harriers braved the harsh weather conditions on Saturday to compete in the Northern Cross Country Championships at Knowsley Safari Park. The six inches of snow overnight … Continue reading

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Leigh XC 19.1.13

Leigh XC 19.1.13 It was a hardy bunch of veterans that braved the snow in this, the penultimate race in the South East Lancs league. Sean McMyler was our first finisher, going out hard from the off he was home … Continue reading

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Horwich secure top division competition next year

Horwich secure top division competition next year Horwich RMI Harriers ran in the fourth round of the very competitive Mid Lancs Cross Country League at Hyndburn at Saturday with their future in the top division reliant on a good solid … Continue reading

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Mid Lancs – Hyndburn

Mid Lancs – Hyndburn The mud today stuck to shoes like concrete making your legs heavier & heavier to lift. Nonetheless this didn’t stop Jan Rashleigh from having a good strong run to finish 8th overall. The rest of the … Continue reading

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Lancashire Cross Country Championships 5th Jan Witton Park

Lancashire Cross Country Championships 5th Jan Witton Park Congratulations to all Horwich RMI runners at these championships, especially the Ladies who clearly excelled in the wet muddy conditions The Ladies were led home by Rachel Jones winning the individual Ladies … Continue reading

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Hyndburn Cross Country

Hyndburn Cross Country Hey up This Saturday is the next Mid Lancs Cross Country at Hyndburn-Ladies 2.00pm and Men 2.30pm. We need another good turnout like we had at Kendal and hopefully we can get enough points to remain in … Continue reading

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Great Manchester Cross Country

Great Manchester Cross Country The annual GMXC took place in wonderful sunshine at Woodbank Park Stockport on Saturday 5th January 2013. Just four Horwich senior men made the journey more to get some new year racing in. First home in … Continue reading

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Cross Country Tables

Cross Country Tables Mens Cross Country Overall Championship 2012-13 B Lv K H La S Total (Best 4) Doug Fleming 19 20 17 56 Pete Ramsdale 18 17 13 48 Gordon Stone 17 15 10 42 Gary Chadderton 19 15 … Continue reading

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Club Cross Country Champion

Club Cross Country Champion This year the Club Cross Country Championship race will be the next Mid Lancs cross country at Hyndburn on 12th January 2013. The Club Champion, male, female and vets will be decided at this race and … Continue reading

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Cross Country Championships

Cross Country Championships If anyone is interested in running in any of the Greater Manchester XC, Lancashire XC, the Northern’s or the Nationals then they need to contact Peter Ramsdale ASAP. The Greater Manchester XC is at Woodbank Park, Stockport … Continue reading

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Red Rose XC Bolton

Red Rose XC Bolton The final race in the 2012 Red Rose Cross Country League took place at Leverhulme Park on Saturday with quite a few red vests worn by juniors and seniors. The under 11 boys had six runners … Continue reading

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Kendal XC 8.12.12

Kendal XC 8.12.12. A great turn out of Harriers for the journey to Kendal, helped us gain some much needed points in the Mid Lancs League. Strong performances by Suzanne Budgett in 12th and 1st V45 (26.35), Michelle Devine (28.49) … Continue reading

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Marshals Needed Saturday – Bolton XC Leverhulme Park

Marshals Needed Saturday – Bolton XC Leverhulme Park Its our turn to help out with the marshaling at Bolton on Saturday and if anyone can offer a small time to help out that would be excellent. Training will be supplied … Continue reading

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British Masters XC

British Masters XC – Belfast Saturday 10th November 2012 Gareth Booth and Martyn Bell ventured over to Belfast last Saturday to represent England in the British and Irish X/Country championships. The original venue was Stormont, but due to the course … Continue reading

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Mature Performances

Mature Performances Some of the more mature runners at Horwich were the only attendees at the second round of the Mid Lancs Cross Country at Liverpool on Saturday. The Liverpool venue also plays host to the second round of the … Continue reading

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This Weekend

Friday 23th Nov. 2012. This Saturday is the next race in the Mid Lancs Cross Country League and counter in the club’s overall championship at Sefton Park, Liverpool. Details on Mid Lancs website : www.midlancs.org.uk Sunday on the fells is … Continue reading

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Mid Lancs Liverpool Saturday 24th November 2012

Mid Lancs Liverpool Saturday 24th November 2012 Be Aware of Different Start Times Start Times are different because of Cross Country Challenge !!!!! U11 B&G 11am, U13 G 11.15am, U13B 11.30am, U15 B 11.45, U15 G 12 noon, U17 & … Continue reading

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South East Lancs – Clayton Vale – Saturday 17th Nov

South East Lancs – Clayton Vale – Saturday 17th Nov A select band of Horwich runners made the journey to central Manchester for the second of the South East Lancs Cross Country races. The relatively flat course was good for … Continue reading

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This Weekend

This Saturday sees the final race in this year’s club fell champs at the Tour of Pendle TOUREG2012.pdf If you prefer your mud with a little less climbing there’s the next round of the South East Lancs XC League at … Continue reading

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Hyndburn XC

Red Vests at the Red Rose XC In excellent sunshine but with lots of mud and a chilly cross wind, some red vests of Horwich turned out to compete in the third round of the Red Rose XC meeting at … Continue reading

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This Weekend

09/11/2012 Coming up this Saturday is the next fixture of the Red Rose XC League at Hyndburn. Details http://www.redrosecrosscountry.co.uk/fixtures.htm Sunday is the penultimate race of the club fell champs at the Wadsworth Half Trog A quick look at the tables … Continue reading

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Overall Tables

Overall Tables The Overall Club Champs Tables are now up to date. http://www.horwichrmiharriers.co.uk/articles/?page_id=3273 Apologies for the delay this year in the updating of all the tables. It appears there was some confusion over who was maintaining them this year. Many … Continue reading

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Mid Lancs XC change of Venues (not dates)

Mid Lancs XC change of Venues (not dates) The fixtures for the 2012 – 2013 Mid Lancs have changed from those discussed at the Fixture Meeting. There has been one main change – a cross-over between Kendal and Lancaster because … Continue reading

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RR XC Witton Pk, Blackburn

Plenty of red vests on show today. Four ladies had great runs with Debbie Campbell leading the way followed by Suzanne Budgett, Michelle Devine & Christa Whatmough. Comparably dry underfoot to previous years but still shoes lost during the race. … Continue reading

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This Weekend

18/10/2012 Coming up this Saturday is the second fixture of the Red Rose XC League at Winton Park. Details http://www.redrosecrosscountry.co.uk/fixtures.htm

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Heaton Park XC

There was a decent turnout of Harriers for the 1st race in this 100th year anniversary of the South East Lancs League. Although we weren’t able to field a Ladies team on this occasion our 2 entrants put in great … Continue reading

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Bell & Booth Selected for England Team

The England Athletics Masters Association cross country team selection committee has selected Martyn Bell and Gareth Booth to compete at the 2012 British & Irish Masters International Cross Country in the M40-44 category. The event will be held at Stormont, … Continue reading

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Bell selected for England Team

The England Athletics Masters Association cross country team selection committee has selected Martyn Bell to compete at the 2012 British & Irish Masters International Cross Country in the M40-44 category. The event will be held at Stormont, Belfast on Saturday … Continue reading

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Cross Country Fixture List 2012/13

Cross Country season for this year starts soon – see the cross country page for details of the fixtures and entry form. Continue reading

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Relay Season : UPDATED

Its that time of year again when every weekend seems to have a different relay on it. North West Counties Road Relays Saturday 15th September 2012, Marbury Park, near Northwich. Full details and entry form : https://docs.google.com/open?id=11wgPuDY7F7GaGCEwhDS44_SNuuFdqjwkKwWLwjQkj_mucVmQxAb0xntiJj5h We are not … Continue reading

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Club Overall Champs 2012

The 2012 senior overall championships for both ladies and men will be your best 10 from the follow 12 races, with a minimum of 8 races to qualify for prizes. The points system is as follows: 20 points for 1st, … Continue reading

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This Weekend’s Racing

If you haven’t already confirmed with Pete Bland (peterbland@btinterne​t.com), can any runners who are planning on running the Mid Lancs at Worden Park this Saturday or the Trotters 5M on Sunday please let Pete know asap. Thanks

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Club Overall Champs 2011

Well done to Dave Jackson and Suzanne Budgett for winning the 2011 Club Overall Championships with one remaining fixture. With the four best XC scores from six to count, the ‘race’ for the second and third positions for the men … Continue reading

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Barrow In Furness XC

Last Saturday The Fifth round of the Mid Lancs XC races was contested. First up was Nathan Townsend in the U15’s boys. Having a great race after initially leading for some time. Nathan earned himself a great 6th place. The … Continue reading

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Hyndburn Cross Country

Hyndburn Cross Country – Saturday 14th Jan 2012 On a beautiful sunny day, in fantastic conditions under foot, we had our best turnout of Horwich RMI runners for many a day. The Target was to beat Preston and remain in … Continue reading

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Red Rose XC 2011-12

Red Rose XC 2011-12 The RR committee met on Wednesday 7th Dec to confirm positions and sort trophies for the current season. Our winners are confirmed as Lyndsey Brindle 2nd lady overall, Suzanne Budgett first lady vet and Tony Hesketh … Continue reading

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Liverpool SEL Cross Country

Liverpool SEL Cross Country Liverpool SEL Cross CountryCongrats to all the Harriers, young and old, who turned out a Liverpool on Saturday. They included Jonathan Birchall (U13), Joseph Howe, Phoebe Howe, Sophie Myers, Nathan Townsend and Cameron Critchley(U15) Zac Howe, … Continue reading

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Cross Country Reminder

Cross Country Reminder This Saturday is Mid Lancs League at Sefton Park. This is a superb course over National distance. All Club support is needed for both male & female teams please. Network for car sharing.

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Help at Bolton, Leverhulme Park Cross Country 12th Nov

Help at Bolton, Leverhulme Park Cross Country 12th Nov On Saturday Bolton Harriers host the third round of the Red Rose Cross Country races for the 2011-2012 season. I am looking for some help/support with marshalling the early races for … Continue reading

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Northern’s and National Cross Country Entries

Northern’s and National Cross Country Entries If anyone wished to enter the Northern Cross Country Championship at Pontefract, West Yorkshire on Saturday 28th January 2012 and/or the National Cross Country Championship at Parliament Hill, London on Saturday 25th February 2012 … Continue reading

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Reminder, this weeks’ Cross Country…………….

This Saturday 12th November, Red Rose, Leverhulme Park, Bolton. All ladies needed to support this to maintain our pole position. Local event, please make the effort to participate & support. Thanks Suzanne

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Mid Lancs Cross Country

Mid Lancs Cross Country – Burnley 29.10.2011 Position​ Name ​​​Time​ 1 ​​Gary Priestley​​ 33.33 27​​ Ali Murray​​ 36.25 30 ​​Gareth Booth​​ 36.34 47​​ Dave Jackson ​​37.37 50​​ Martin Jones​​ 37.43 68​​ Zac Howe​​ 38.38 90​​ Sean McMyler​​ 39.48 91​​ Ian … Continue reading

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SEL – 30 Oct – Clayton Vale

South East Lancs Fixture List The South East Lancs fixture for this coming weekend is at Clayton Vale, and there was an error on the Cross Country website page which stated the wrong venue for SE Lancs.  The entry from … Continue reading

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Red Rose XC Hyndburn

Sat 22 Oct ’11. Juniors In the latest round of the Red Rose XC we had several juniors exceed their expectations. In the U11’s Isobel Deans performance was matched by her result. Making up 3 better places than her Leigh … Continue reading

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Training with Attitude – Trail & Fell Relay

Horwich RMI Harriers Trail & Fell Relay Sunday 23rd October – Training with Attitude Start 10.00 at the Car Park opposite Rivington School (635129) This is to be a mixed team relay training event with prizes for the best teams. … Continue reading

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Red Rose

Leigh Sports Village – Sat 8th October 2011. A new venue & a flat, fast course. Disappointing to see only five ladies turn out on this first of the season xc & even less ladies on the pre entry list. … Continue reading

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