Monthly Archives: February 2009

Lostock 6 – Sun 22nd Feb

Lisa Heyes continued on her winning ways completing the course in 36.42 – taking nearly a minute off last years time – and leading the ladies to first team. Lisa finished strongly after passing early leader Christine Howard just after … Continue reading

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NORTHERN 12 STAGE – TEAM CAPTAIN REQUIRED

The club has received details of this years Northern Men’s 12 StageRoad Relay Championships to be held at Woodbank Park, Stockport onSunday 5th April. However, the club does not currently have a Men’s Road Captain, orVice Captain, to get a … Continue reading

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HORWICH RMI HARRIERS & AC RECORD-BREAKERS

Lancashire Sportshall Meeting, Blackpool 15th Feb 2009HORWICH RMI HARRIERS & ACRECORD-BREAKERS Horwich RMI Harriers & AC turned out 24 athletes at the final meeting. Our Athletes performed magnificently and overall, the Horwich RMI Harriers Team finished in 3rd place in … Continue reading

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Report for National Indoor Championships 2009

April Stevenson continued her excellent indoor form winning the Silver Medal at the National Indoor Championships on Sunday. April has already gained a silver in the North of England indoor championships and it was the same two girls, Leigh Lennon … Continue reading

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Anglezarke Amble

Our Long Range Group was active again at the weekend covering the miles, this time on the ever popular ‘Amble’ quite a contradiction in terms really, considering you only have choice of a short route 16 miles, or the longer … Continue reading

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Radcliffe 12 Mile Trail Race – Sun 15th Feb.

Several runners used this trail race as a substitute for their Sunday run, but did so to good effect with our two lady representatives – having raced the day before – doing very well picking up category prizes. Lisa Heyes … Continue reading

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Parbold Hill Race Sat 14th Feb.

Lisa Back to Winning Ways. Congratulations to Lisa Heyes (49.48) on winning her race, two minutes clear of the second lady. Lisa has been putting in the miles recently and working hard in the sessions and it showed as she … Continue reading

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Mid Lancs. X/C Hyndburn – Sat 14th Feb

Katie Ingram blasted round the course and was a clear winner in the ladies race, giving her a nice confidence boost after a period of reduced training through injury and illness. Katie is now looking to sharpen her form even … Continue reading

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Juniors out in all weathers!

Martha Gill and Sophie Myers have been braving the weather – and just to make it harder they thought they’d do a swim first – 250m followed by a 2000m run. The girls were competing in the Mersey tri club’s … Continue reading

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Blackburn Winter Warmer 10K

The annual Blackburn Winter Warmer 10K Race took place on Sunday (8th Feb) morning over the tough, established course from Witton Park. Over 400 runners were greeted with a cold but clear, sunny morning. Three Horwich Harriers produced good performances … Continue reading

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Club Man and Woman Of The Year.

Dear Members, We are once again looking for nominations for Club Man and Woman Of The Year. These awards are presented each year to recognise members who have contributed something extra the the club in the last 12 months. Please … Continue reading

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Darren Just Misses Out

Winter Hill Fell Race Sun 8th Feb Darren Kay made his intentions clear from the start when taking on the early pace and subsequently leading eventual winner Simon Bailey round the course, Rob Hope was also in close order and … Continue reading

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Horwich RMI Harriers & AC Raise £ 560.50 for Derian House

Fifty two young athletes from Horwich RMI Harriers & AC took part in the Horwich Rotary Xmas Heptathlon last December. All the young athletes ran, jumped and threw in 7 different indoor Sportshall athletic events in under 2 hours. It … Continue reading

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Red Rose Presentation ~ Friday 6th Feb. RMI Club

Once again we had a limited turn out on the presentation night – from the men, but the ladies made up for it collecting their awards and adding some glamour to the proceedings. Katie Ingram and Gary Priestley won their … Continue reading

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Col First Brit in Torremolinos Half.

Torremolinos Half Marathon 1st Feb 2009 I entered this race firstly for a bit of a short holiday and secondly as something to aim for now after turning 40. I later found out that a party of 16 other runners … Continue reading

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New Rowlands Addition.

Congratulations to Tony Rowlands and wife Julie on the new arrival of Lily Ann, weighing in at 7lbs 12ozs, and a little sister for young Deron. Thats put paid to an early return to racing dad!! There’s always next year … Continue reading

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Kendal Winter League

Darren Kay has been quietly getting on with his racing and returning some good results of late. In the Kendal Winter League Darren has already run three races with two wins and a third, the last being the Fairmile race … Continue reading

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