Category Archives: Fell Section

MURDER MILE

!!!!! NEW RACE !!!!! Please try to support !!!!! Murder Mile – 27th August 7.15 Start at the Bottom of the Ramp. Entry Fee £2. First three Men/Ladies prizes plus Vets. Open to all ages Horwich RMI and Guests. See … Continue reading

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Radcliffe Three Day Event

Radcliffe Three Day Event Bull Hill Fell Race 9th July A large entry of over 230 runners for this popular mid week race saw fast times posted with conditions ideal for racing. Ashley Holt of Rossendale won a close battle … Continue reading

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Harrock Hill 2

Harrock Hill. Race No. 2. 24th June. A fine evening for this popular Fell Race series attracted over 160 runners of which 6 where from Horwich. We were led home by Andy Lloyd in an excellent 5th place, losing one … Continue reading

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Last Drop Loop

Last Drop Loop. 20th June. A smaller field than usual due to fixture clashes started this Category B race at the Last Drop in good conditions. Tim Ellis dominated from the gun to win in a new record time 35.55. … Continue reading

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Turner Uphill Only

Turner Uphill Only. Fell Championships. 20th June. This the final race in this years English Championships attracted runners from all over England trying to gain points and some medals. The courses where tough and in the wet conditions very difficult … Continue reading

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Malham Fell Races 30th May

Malham Fell Races 30th May These races were the penultimate ones in this years English Junior Fell Championships in the Yorkshire Dales and were well attended with large fields in all the races. In the U/8 race we had two … Continue reading

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Harrock Hill 27th May

Harrock Hill 27th May Well over 200 runners started this popular Fell Race in Parbold. On a warm evening and with good conditions underfoot times where improved by the majority of runners. The winner was Daniel Miller of Wigan in … 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 27th June, 2015. Details of the event can be found at http://www.adlingtonscoutgroup.org.uk/white-bear-way/

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The 2015 Senior Fell Championships

The 2015 Senior Fell Championships The 2015 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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West Nab Fell Race Meltham Yorks 18th April

West Nab Fell Race Meltham Yorks 18th April The third race in the Junior English Fell Championship took place in Meltham Yorkshire with large enties in all the races Freya Whittle was the best placed Horwich runner finishing third in … Continue reading

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Pendle Senior

Pendle Senior Race 7.3k 470ft Almost 300 runners toed the line for this popular A Category Short fell race in excellent conditions the winner English champion Tom Addison won easily in 32.40 with our first counter Dave Milliken despite having … Continue reading

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Pendle Fell Races

Pendle Fell Races 4th April 2015 This was the second championship race in the English Junior Championship and seven juniors made the short trip to the village of Barley and where rewarded with some excellent results. In the U/8 race … Continue reading

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Liver Hill

Liver Hill Rossendale 31st March 2015 Fresh from racing in Buxton Toby Middleton made the short journey to Rossendale to race a tough two mile fell race and showed great recovery to finish in second place a great run in … Continue reading

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Erwood Hall

Erwood Hall Derbyshire 28th March 2015 A small group of Horwich Juniors made the trip to Erwood Hall near Buxton to compete in the first English Junior Championship race of 2015 and were rewarded with some excellent results. In the … Continue reading

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PIKE RACE MARSHALS

Pike Race Marshals The Pike Race is fast approaching again – Easter Saturday 4th April – and as always nothing will be possible without a happy band of helpers on the day. If you can make yourself available for 1 … Continue reading

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Junior Fell Training

Junior Fell Training. Fell training begins again on 1st April at 6.30 at different venues around Horwich for Tony and Brendas group. Contact them for further details. Tony Hesketh 01204 668183

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First Junior Fell Champs

First Junior Fell Champs The 1st Junior Fell Championship race at Errwood Hall takes place on the 28th March starting at 11.00a.m. The post code for the Reservoir is SK17 6GJ. Allow about one and half hours. It is just … Continue reading

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Roddlesworth Roller 2015

Roddlesworth Roller 2015 – Sun 8th Mar 2015 Seven Harriers ruled at this years running of the Roddlesworth Roller coming away with 4 individual and 1 team prizes. As the name suggests, this is a tough undulating trail race, with … Continue reading

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2015 Junior Fell Championship

2015 Junior Fell Championship This years races in our Junior Championship are as follows and are slightly different from the last news letter. As you can see we have a clash of dates with our club race Rivington Pike being … Continue reading

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Bap Tap Fell Race – 25th Jan

Bap Tap Fell Race – 25th Jan The first Bap Tap race of the year saw 15 children tackle this tough race to the Two Lads and back. In the U/10 race Sam Speakman won 5 seconds ahead of Theo … Continue reading

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24th Jan – Ashurst Beacon – 6 miles

24th Jan – Ashurst Beacon – 6 miles Despite the muddy conditions over 180 runners toed the line for this popular fell race with seven red vests amongst them. Times were slower than usual due to the mud. The race … Continue reading

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BAP TAP Junior Club Fell Race

BAP TAP Junior Club Fell Race This Sunday the 25th January we are holding a junior Fell Race for our Juniors plus guests. It will go up to the Two Lads Cairn and back. Under 8 up to U/16. Registration … Continue reading

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Auld Lang Syne 31st December 2014

Auld Lang Syne 31st December 2014 A large field of almost 400 started this fell race from Howarth with conditions far from ideal – very muddy and extremely cold. This also had two Olympians running; namely the Brownlee brothers swapping … Continue reading

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Race to replace the Norman Matthews Winter Hill Fell Race

Race to replace the Norman Matthews Winter Hill Fell Race On Monday 8th December at 8.30pm in the Harvester Public House opposite the Arena, anyone interested in joining a group of likeminded individuals, to discuss routes around the West Pennine … Continue reading

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Shepherds Skyline

Shepherds Skyline Fell Races 1st November 2014 Six junior fell runners from Horwich RMI Harriers travelled to Yorkshire to compete in the races in Todmorden. The courses had some tough climbs but remarkably everyone gained a podium position. In the … Continue reading

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Ladies @ FRA Relays

Ladies @ FRA Relays What a great day the British Fell Relays was. The camaraderie, team & Club spirit were just amazing. So proud of our ladies team. Superb effort all round & great runs by all. Great to have … Continue reading

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FRA Teams (so far)

FRA Teams (so far) Ladies (1) Lindsey Brindle (2) Suzanne Budgett + Clare McKenna (3) Josie Greenhalgh + Erica Booth (4) Debbie Campbell Senior Men (1) Alastair Murray (2) Ian Conroy + Chris Farrell (3) Joe Mercer + Nick Leigh … Continue reading

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FRAs V50 Team

British Fell Relay Sunday 19th October The following O/50 team as been selected to represent Horwich RMI Harriers Leg 1 Mick Green Leg 2 Gary Chadderton & Brian Walton Leg 3 Mark Seddon & Steve Jackson Leg 4 Doug Flemming … Continue reading

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Down Hill Race 2014

Down Hill Race 2014 (Apologises for first names only – low key event!) A very pleasant evening for the annual running of the Down Hill Race starting from Scots Man Stump, visiting the Pike and finally the RMI Club. This … Continue reading

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Downhill Race 2014

Downhill Race 2014 19:15 THURSDAY 4TH SEPTEMBER 2014. Scotsman’s Stump by the mast on Winter Hill mast road. Starting from Scotsman’s Stump by the mast on Winter Hill mast road. Runners set off at 30 second intervals, finishing at the … Continue reading

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Gargrave Show

Gargrave Show 16th August This event was the final race in our Junior Fell Championships and with a river crossing for everyone it was certainly different. We had seven runners in various age groups with the U/9 age group the … Continue reading

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Lowther Trail Race 13 miles 10th August

Lowther Trail Race 13 miles 10th August This race is connected to the Lowther Show near Penrith and is a tough trail race with rough terrain a river crossing and a alpine like climb, the race was won by Kieran … Continue reading

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SELECTION FOR AUTUMN RELAYS

SELECTION FOR AUTUMN RELAYS ROAD RELAYS Selection Race : HEATON PARK RUN Any Saturday between now and 13th Sept. Times to be submitted to me for consideration. Special consideration given to those on international duty, or living abroad. FELL RELAYS … Continue reading

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Turnslack

Turslack Fell Race 8 miles 26th July On one of the hottest days of the year this race attracted a smaller entry than usual with the heat putting a lot of runners off racing. The race was won by John … Continue reading

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Harrock Hill 23rd July

Harrock Hill 23rd July A field of almost 200 ran this the third race in the series with seven from Horwich. In form Lindsey Brindle had the run of the night finishing 13th overall and first lady by a long … Continue reading

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English Junior Fell Champs

English Junior Fell Championship Kettlewell – 13th July The final race in this years championship saw large entries in all the races. The U/8 race saw Theo Middleton finish 14th after a good race and Grace Pendlebury 24th also ran … Continue reading

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Bull Hill etc

Bull Hill Fell Race – 10th July This race was a Club Championship and also the first race in the Radcliffe 3 Day event. A large field of over 200 runners started the race on a very warm evening with … Continue reading

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Harrock Hill 2

Harrock Hill 25th June A warm evening and dry underfoot made for fast times with over 170 runners competing. Former Horwich runner Darren Kay won easily. Our star on the night was Andy Lloyd who improved on last months race … Continue reading

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Great Hill ‘Fell’ Race

Great Hill Fell Race – Saturday 23rd June 2014 One of the top races of the local fell calendar (*cough*) saw a display of shock and awe dominance with a stellar lineup of (some of) RMI’s finest. Leading us home … Continue reading

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Clougha Pike

Clougha Pike Quernmore Nr Lancaster 21st June The penultimate race in the Junior Fell Championships took place on Saturday with ten juniors from Horwich RMI taking part. In the U/8 race Theo Middleton finished in 12th place and Josh Houghton … Continue reading

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West Nab English Junior

West Nab English Junior Fell Championships 31st May Despite this race being in Meltham Yorkshire, we had an excellent turnout of eleven children racing and on a difficult and technical course. All performed well. In the U/10 Girls race we … Continue reading

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Two Lads Marshals

Two Lads Marshals Could anyone able to help at this years Two Lads race please contact Colin Jones : colin@vapor-tek.co.uk Many Thanks

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Overall Championship

CLUB OVERALL CHAMPIONSHIP 2104 **** APOLOGIES FOR THE LATE ANNOUNCEMENT **** Listed below are the races for the 2014 overall club champs. For all categories, men’s, ladies and vets, it is your best 10 races to count, and you must … Continue reading

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Last Drop Loop

Last Drop Loop Fell Race – 10th May This is a six mile fell race from the Last Drop Village and is run alongside the annual Village Fayre. This year it attracted over 120 runners in very muddy conditions with … Continue reading

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Coiners Junior Fell Races

Coiners Junior Fell Races An excellent turnout of 14 juniors traveled to Yorkshire to compete in the latest English Junior Championship Fell series and where rewarded with some brilliant performances. In the U/8 a brilliant run by Calum Mosely brought … Continue reading

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Bunny Run Relay

Bunny Run Relay 22nd April This three man relay attracted over 100 teams many in fancy dress. We fielded two over sixty five teams (how many clubs can say that). The course was just under 2 miles with two testing … Continue reading

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Pendle Races

Pendle Hill 5th April This race was the first in this years English Championship and saw a large entry form Horwich compete with the best in England and do very well. Lindsey Brindle in the Ladies race finished a brilliant … Continue reading

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Daffodil Doddle – Best Results ever!

Daffodil Doddle – Best Results ever! Several Horwich juniors ventured out to run the Daffodil Doddle at Abbey Village. Many new names ran in the race which had a total of 203 runners. Horwich had the largest club attendance by … Continue reading

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Roddlesworth Roller

Roddlesworth Roller 9th March A lovely day for racing this popular race saw just four Harriers toe the line. Rob Jackson reveling in one of his favourite races finished 6th and first V45 in 34.53. Rob was over a minute … Continue reading

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Middle Fell Race – HELP!

Middle Fell Race – HELP! Adrian Hope (Lostock AC) has stepped forward at the last moment to ensure that this weekends Middle Fell Race goes ahead following the withdrawal of the previous organiser. Adrian has enlisted the help of our … Continue reading

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