Monthly Archives: March 2010

THURSDAY HILL SESSION – CANCELLED

The Hill Session on Thursday 1st April has been cancelled. Normal service will resume from 8th April, when we should be able to go off road for the first time this year.

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Darren wins at Arant Haw

Sunday 28th March 2010. Darren Kay took a convincing victory in the final fixture of this years Kendal Winter League, over what will be familiar terrain from Sedbergh taking in the summit of Arant Haw. Full results : http://www.helmhillrunners.co.uk/KWL2010/arant_haw_2010.htm

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PIKE RACE – HELP NEEDED

Helpers and Marshall are still needed for this years Rivington Pike race, this coming Saturday. Please contact Pete Bland at peterbland@btinternet.com or on 07551 404047 if you can spare any time.

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PIKE RACE – HELP NEEDED

Helpers and Marshall are still needed for this years Rivington Pike race, this coming Saturday. Please contact Pete Bland at peterbland@btinternet.com or on 07551 404047 if you can spare any time.

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Katie National Duathlon Champion. – 28th March

Katie Ingram showed her potential when winning the British Elite Duathlon Championship at Prestwold Airfield, Loughborough today in 1.03.19. – (Entered as Horwich!) In her first full Duathlon – and still a complete novice in terms of race experience, Katie … Continue reading

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Supertees Newsletter March 2010

With the light nights we are now meeting at Wilderswood Car park on Georges Lane Horwich at 6.30p.m on Wednesdays and are training on the Fells. All abilities are welcome why not give it a try you may like it … Continue reading

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April and Jamie land top honours

Two talented stars were named Horwich RMI Harriers & AC Athletes of the Year. April Stevenson is an outstanding 400/800m runner. This year, despite suffering an early season injury she just missed out on making the English schools final however … Continue reading

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NORTH OF ENGLAND 12 STAGE ROAD RELAYS

Horwich RMI HarriersNorth of England 12 stage Road Relays6 x 4.9 miles and 6 x 3.03 miles ( according to Gareth )Wythenshawe ParkSunday 21st march 2010 The Result: 10th Overall Leg Distance Runner Time/pos Captains comments 1 4.9miles Gary Priestley … Continue reading

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Wed Night Training 24/03/2010

Please note that for this week only, Wednesday night training will be from 6:30pm to 7:30pm. Mark Dacre.

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Greater Manchester County Championship Fell Race

This year Greater Manchester Athletics are pleased to announce a County Championship Fell Race which will be staged at the Belmont Winter Hill Fell Race on Saturday 8th May. Race starts at 1.15pm and covers 4.5 miles and 1000ft of … Continue reading

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Greater Manchester County Championship Fell Race

This year Greater Manchester Athletics are pleased to announce a County Championship Fell Race which will be staged at the Belmont Winter Hill Fell Race on Saturday 8th May. Race starts at 1.15pm and covers 4.5 miles and 1000ft of … Continue reading

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12 STAGE RELAYS – LOST T-SHIRT

If anyone has picked up a black “Team Inov-8″ t-shirt with silver writing from the tent at the 12 stage relays could they please contact James Kevan on j_kev3000@hotmail.com.

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Number One in the Country.

Katie Ingram went to the top of the National 5k road table when placing 8th overall in the Derby 5k mid week races. Her time of 15.54 took 30 seconds off her PB. This tremendous time would have placed her … Continue reading

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UK Inter Counties XC 2010

Cofton Park, Birmingham, 13th March 2010. Two harriers were selected and ran for their counties at this years inter counties cross country. Both in the top quality senior men’s race incorporating the trials for the world cross, Gary Priestley running … Continue reading

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TRIMPELL 20

Sunday 14th March 2010. Richard Howarth made the trip to Lancaster to run this race in preparation for next months London Marathon and was rewarded with an impressive PB of 1:52:06 and 4th place. Results.

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HAWORTH HOBBLE

Saturday 13th March 2010. On Saturday morning three Horwich Harriers set off before dawn for Haworth to compete in this year’s Haworth Hobble, also known as the Wuthering Hike. The three had varying experience of the 32 (or 33?) mile … Continue reading

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BURNLEY 10K

Sunday 14th March 2010. Glyn and Derek Kay made the trip to Burnley clocking times of 37:45 and 46:15 for 10th and 64th places. Derek was also first V65. Results.

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HAIGH HALL RELAYS

Saturday 13th March 2010. After several last minute drop outs Horwich fielded just two teams for these low key friendly relays. The Horwich team of Alastair Murray, Martyn Bell, Dave Jackson and Sean McMyler was very much in the running … Continue reading

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RODDLESWORTH ROLLER

Sunday 14th March 2010. Thirteen harriers ran this local undulating multi terrain race. A strong turn out for the men saw the club take first mens team and first vets team, as well as second and third vets teams. Behind … Continue reading

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Weekend Snippets : 6th – 7th March

A few results I have noticed from the weekend. Haweswater Half Marathon. Paul Boardman made his way up to the Lake District and finished 52nd from 517 finishers in a time of 1:27:35.Results. Stanley Park 10k, Blackpool. James Kevan finished … Continue reading

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HALF TOUR OF PENDLE – 9M / 2250′

Saturday, 6th March 2010. Ten Harriers took part in this popular race from Barley village. It was a clear crisp dry day, with some areas of snow remaining on top just to make things interesting. Performance of the day was … Continue reading

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PIKE RACE – VOLUNTEERS

Volunteers to help at this years Pike Race are needed. If you can help please contact Colin Jones at C.Jones-Horwich@hotmail.co.uk.

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Gary completes Mid Lancs in Top Spot

Mid Lancs Cross Country – Barrow, 6th March. Gary Priestley got his just rewards for an outstanding season cross country when he clinched 1st place in this years Mid Lancs Senior Men’s competition on a warm, sunny afternoon in Barrow. … Continue reading

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LAST WEEKENDS SNIPPETS

Bleasdale Circle Fell Race – 5M / 1250′ Well done to Michelle Devine who finished second lady in wintry conditions. (anyone have anymore details or results, please let me know) High Cup Nick Fell Race – 9M / 1500′ Russell … Continue reading

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TRAFFORD 10K – PLACES AVAILABLE

Three places are available for the rescheduled Trafford 10k, being run this coming Sunday, 7th March. If you are interested in taking one of these places please contact me. Alastair Murray.alastair.murray@gmail.com

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National XC Leeds 2010.

On Saturday saw the National XC races @ Round hay Park in Leeds. This annual event attracted 151 clubs from every corner of the UK and the size of field mirrored that. Our Stalwart U13’s Boys represented the club without … Continue reading

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Red Vests in Leeds

National Cross Country Roundhay Park, Leeds Saturday 27th February 2010 As the cross country season comes nearer and nearer the end, just 5 runners from our club put on their red vests with the distinctive black chevrons to tackle the … Continue reading

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Red Vests in Leeds

National Cross Country Roundhay Park, LeedsSaturday 27th February 2010 As the cross country season comes nearer and nearer the end, just 5 runners from our club put on their red vests with the distinctive black chevrons to tackle the grass, … Continue reading

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