Category Archives: Track and Field

Charity Marathon

Charity Marathon 26th April starting at 1.00p.m Can all the children that are running the Marathon on Saturday turn up at the track at least 15 minutes before their allotted time. Any problems please let Tony or Brenda Hesketh know … Continue reading

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Flemming Cup

Flemming Cup Flemming Cup Junior Handicap Race 16th April at Bolton Arena 6.45 start entry fee £2. Tony Hesketh will be in the foyer of Bolton Arena from 6.00 p.m on 31st March and 1st April to take entries for … Continue reading

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Charity Marathon

Charity Marathon Marathon Relay 26th April 1.00 p.m Bolton Arena The junior section have been asked to help raise funds for the Fortalice Charity which provides support services for women, children and young people who have experienced domestic abuse. We … Continue reading

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YDL Lower Age 22nd June Macclesfield

YDL Lower Age 22nd June Macclesfield This was the third YDL Lower age group meeting and the team travelled to Macclesfield Harriers ground, we had a total of 27 athletes competing on the day and 5 athletes competing for the … Continue reading

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YDL Upper Age 30th June Macclesfield

YDL Upper Age 30th June Macclesfield In the third YDL Upper age group meeting the team travelled to Macclesfield, yet again we had only a small team with only 3 boys and 5 girl athletes competing due to injuries and … Continue reading

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Greater Manchester Schools Heptathlon and Octathlon 22nd and 23rd June Carlisle

Greater Manchester Schools Heptathlon and Octathlon 22nd and 23rd June Carlisle The English Schools Championships were held on Saturday and Sunday 22nd and 23rd of June at Sheepmount Stadium Carlisle, the club had 2 representatives competing U17’s girl Sophie Williams … Continue reading

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Mid Lancs 15th June Lancaster

Mid Lancs 15th June Lancaster This was the third Mid Lancs meeting of the season a total of 21 athletes turning out for Horwich, 8 male competitors and 13 female, yet again another poor show by our athletes and the … Continue reading

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NORTHERN LEAGUE 9th June Leeds

NORTHERN LEAGUE 9th June Leeds In the second Northern League meeting the team had to travel to the Metropolitan University Campus in Leeds, this time we had a small team competing only 8 men and 3 women athletes turned out … Continue reading

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Northern League Division 4WC Match 2

Northern League Division 4WC Match 2 Leeds Carnegie – Sunday 9th June 2013‏ Martyn and Alastair travelled over to Leeds for the 2nd match of the Northern league division competing in the 5000m. A blue sky day with high temperatures … Continue reading

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YDL Upper Age 2nd June Salford

YDL Upper Age 2nd June Salford In the second YDL Upper age group meeting the team travelled to Salford, we had only 3 boys and 6 girl athletes competing. There were 3 U17’s boys, Noah Saunders, Nathan Walker, and James … Continue reading

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YDL Lower Age 1st June Ashton-Under-Lyne

YDL Lower Age 1st June Ashton-Under-Lyne This was the second YDL Lower age group meeting and the team had travelled to Tameside stadium in Ashton-Under-Lyne, we had a total of 20 athletes competing on the day and 4 athletes competing … Continue reading

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Lancashire Championships 25th and 26th May Blackpool

Lancashire Championships 25th and 26th May Blackpool The Lancashire Championships were held on Saturday and Sunday 25th and 26th of May in glorious sunshine at Blackpool, the club had only 4 representatives competing U13’s girls Evie Barclay and Katie Shingler, … Continue reading

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Mid Lancs 18th May Preston

Mid Lancs 18th May Preston In the second Mid Lancs meeting this season a total of 24 athletes turned out for Horwich, 7 male competitors and 17 females. There were 2 senior men Mike Houghton and Trevor Williams gaining 12 … Continue reading

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Mid Lancs 27th April Blackpool

Mid Lancs 27th April Blackpool In the first Mid Lancs meeting this season a total of 21 athletes turned out for Horwich, 8 male competitors and 13 females. There were 4 senior men Mike Houghton, Wayne Shingler and Trevor Williams … Continue reading

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NORTHERN LEAGUE 5th May Trafford

NORTHERN LEAGUE 5th May Trafford In the first Northern League meeting the team travelled to Trafford, we had a really strong team with 7 men and 8 women athletes competing. There were 4 U17’s boys, Noah Saunders, Nathan Walker, Nathan … Continue reading

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YDL Lower Age 4th April Carlisle

YDL Lower Age 4th April Carlisle In the first YDL Lower age group meeting the team had to travel up to Sheepmount stadium in Carlisle, 18 athletes, coaches and parents travelled by coach while a further 5 Athletes came by … Continue reading

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YDL Upper Age 28th April Stockport

YDL Upper Age 28th April Stockport In the first YDL Upper age group meeting the team travelled to Stockport, we had 4 boy and 5 girl athletes competing. There were 4 U17’s boys, Noah Saunders, Nathan walker, Nathan Townsend and … Continue reading

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Greater Manchester Sportshall League

Greater Manchester Sportshall League Well Done to All Our Athletes that Competed in the Greater Manchester Sportshall Event – October 21st 2012 On the 21st October Sportcity Manchester hosted the first of three Greater Manchester County League Sportshall Competitions. This … Continue reading

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Bell Champ

Congratulations to Martyn Bell who took the overall win at the recent Northern Vets 5000m Track Championships. http://www.nvac.co.uk/NVAC%20Results/2012/NVAC_5,000m_Champs_2012.htm

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Fleming Trophy 2012

Fleming Trophy 2012 31 youngsters took part in the 2012 Fleming Trophy Handicap Race on Wednesday 1st August. Tony and Brenda Hesketh took on the task of organising the annual event on a normal junior training night from the Arena.  … Continue reading

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Northern Track & Field League Carlisle May 2012

Horwich RMI Harriers Match Report: North of England Athletics Association Track and Field League Division 4WC: Match 2 @ Sheepmount Stadium, Carlisle. On Saturday 26th May, the Horwich RMI Harriers Senior Track and Field team travelled to Sheepmount Stadium, Carlisle, … Continue reading

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YAL Carlisle

YAL Carlisle Meeting 20th May 2012 Report to follow      

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Xmas Heptathlon Mon 5th Dec 2011

Xmas Heptathlon Mon 5th Dec 2011 (6-8pm followed by Presentation in Cafe) Our 6th Annual Sponsored Xmas Heptathlon takes place – indoors on Monday 5th December 2011. It takes place from 6.00pm sharp! It’s a team event and a great … Continue reading

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Xmas Track and Field Details

Important Notice for Winter Dec 2011/Jan 2012 XMAS HOLIDAYS (Mike’s, Trevor’s, Kelly’s & Tiff’s Groups) SO NO TRAINING WED 21st DEC, 28th DEC 2011 & 4th JAN 2012. ALSO NOTE: DECEMBER & JANUARY TRAINING TIMES – 6.30pm to 7.30pm/7.45pm Parents, … Continue reading

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Quadkids Competition – Greater Manchester Athletics Networks

Quadkids Competition Greater Manchester Athletics Networks On Sunday 25th September 2011, Horwich RMI Harriers & AC entered 2 teams, Horwich Lions (Under 11’s) and Horwich Tigers (Under 9’s) in the first ever GM Athletics Network Quadkids Competition. Held at Winton, … Continue reading

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NO TRAINING at the track for Wednesday 17th and 24th August

NO TRAINING at the track for Wednesday 17th and 24th August

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No Track Training on Monday 4th July

No Track Training on Monday 4th July There is NO TRAINING on the track Monday 4th July 2011 as track has been booked by the local primary schools of Horwich and we have been asked to help out judging etc … Continue reading

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YAL Blackburn 5 June 2011 T&F

Horwich RMI Harriers UK Young Athletes League Blackburn 5th June 2011 Today saw 29 young athletes of Horwich RMI Harriers face their toughest match they have ever faced! They competed against the might of Sale Harriers Manchester & Blackburn Harriers. … Continue reading

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Laura and Natassia – County Champions 2011

Greater Manchester & Lancashire County Athletics Championships Congratulations to Laura Taylor and Natassia Dacre who both became 2011 County Champions. Lancashire County Athletics Championships Laura Taylor of Horwich RMI Harriers had a successful weekend and became County Champion in the … Continue reading

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Young Athletes League – Macclesfield 8 May 2011

Horwich RMI Harriers UK Young Athletes League 31 young stars FROM Horwich RMI Harriers & AC turned out at Macclesfield last weekend and performed magnificently at their first UK Young Athletes League meeting of the year in the regional “Premiership” … Continue reading

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2nd – 5th June Arena Closed

Please be aware that the Bolton Arena Track & Field will be closed for a four day period from Thursday 2nd June to Sunday 5th June inclusive. This is due to the national event of the Reebok Crossfit taking place … Continue reading

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5th May – Bolton Arena Closure

Please be aware that the Bolton Arena facilities are closed on the 5th May due to the local elections and so there will not be any training at the Arena on Thursday.

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Thursday night Hill sessions

The training page has been updated with the hill session schedule for the next few months. Please note that the sessions are starting from different locations so check each week where to meet. Hill sessions The track session schedule has … Continue reading

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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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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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Arena Track STILL CLOSED

ARENA Outdoors Track closed Thursday 9th Dec 2010 Sorry but track still closed this week. Mark Dacre Junior Coach Horwich RMI Harriers & AC

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Arena Outdoor Track CLOSED

ARENA Outdoor Track closed Mon 6th, Tue 7th and Wed 8th Dec (Inspection for 9th Dec) Please note the outside Track is definitely closed Mon, Tue and Wed (6th-8th) this week. Inspection to take place for Thursday 9th Dec. Mark … Continue reading

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Track 01.12.10 Cancelled

Tonights track session has been cancelled due to snow and ice. Apologies for the inconvenience. Please circulate the message. Check website during the cold weather for future updates. Mark Dacre.

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Track Training 1st Dec

Track Training for Wed Night 1st Dec. The Arena are inspecting the Track at Midday today to see if it is fit for training due to snow and icy conditions. Watch this space for further updates. Mark Dacre.

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TRACK CLOSURE: Thursday and Friday

Bolton Arena have confirmed that the track will be closed for maintenance on Thursday 18th and Friday 19th of this week to allow for the painting of the tracks to be performed. Track sessions on Thursday and Friday and therefore … 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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