Monthly Archives: August 2010

Harrock Hill

Wednesday 25th August 2010 A total of 169 runners turned out for this the last in the series. The start was delayed due to the amount of extra ‘entries on the night’ turning up. There were quite a few from … Continue reading

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This Weeks Hill Session

No decision on what session we are doing this week but we will be going off road whatever the weather to make the most of the last few light evenings. Off-road shoes recommended. Meet as usual at the bottom of … Continue reading

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Fielden Cup

Wednesday 18th August Neil Pendlebury and Gordon Stone were the only 2 runners who bothered to turn up for our most prestigious intra club race of the year. Pete Ramsdale and Ali Murray both turned up to help with the … Continue reading

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Haigh Hall Series

Colin Rigby won this years Haigh Hall midweek series when finishing third in the final race on Wednesday 11th August. Good performances through the summer also meant that Steve Nolan took second place in the series and Paul Boardman took … Continue reading

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Cross Keys Relays

Saturday September 4th 2010 Below are details for these relays. 2 more ladies are required to make up a team along with Emma Perrin & Michelle Devine. This is a great short relay, lots of fun and maybe just what … Continue reading

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LADIES – Fell Relays

UKA British Relay Championship – Lomond Hills, Scotland Any lady wishing to participate in this event please contact Suzanne Budgett (01204 811547/ 07976 312834) before Friday 27th August. If we have enough interest a team can be entered & transport/accommodation … Continue reading

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Darwen Gala Fell Race

3.7m 390’ Saturday August 21st 2010 This race was a Lancashire County Championship race for the juniors & it was good to see so many youngsters out. The 16 & 18 year olds were run with the seniors making quite … Continue reading

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Oswaldtwistle 6 mile Trail Race

17/08/10 A small, low-key race which I believe has been resurrected over a new course. In hindsight, road shoes would have been more than adequate if you didn’t mind a few mud-splashes. Well organised by Lee Pasco with a junior … Continue reading

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This Weeks Hill Session

This week we will be doing a loop on the Pike if the conditions are reasonable. Otherwise it will be the small loop on Foxholes. Bring a choice of shoes if you can. Meet as usual at the bottom of … Continue reading

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Fell Catchup 17.08.10

Harrock Hill 3 Wednesday 28th July 2010 The Horwich Vets were out in strength and performing well to place 4 in the top 10 of last months Harrock Hill Race. Martyn Bell was first home in 3rd place, with Col … Continue reading

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James Selected for Ireland

James Kevan has been selected to run for Ireland at the World Mountain Running Champs in Slovenia on September the 5th. James was selected after finishing 5th in the trial race at Djouce. Full details of selections for both GB … 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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Rydal Round

Thursday 29th July 2010 Five Horwich runners took part in this race around the Fairfield Horseshoe held as part of the Ambleside Lakeland Sports Meeting. 26 Brian Walton 01:38:48 28 Albert Sunter 01:40:29 82 Tony Varley 02:00:31 83 Peter Leighton … Continue reading

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Chorley 4.4 Trail Race 4

Wednesday 4th August 2010 11 Harriers took part in the latest round of the Central Lancs GP. Colin Rigby was first home for the club, finishing in 3rd place and first V40. Steve Nolan was next in 4th, and also … Continue reading

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This Week’s Hill Sess. UPDATE

This week we will be doing the big loop over Two Lads if the conditions are reasonable. Otherwise it will be the big loop on Foxholes. Bring a choice of shoes if you can. UPDATE : Had a look at … Continue reading

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Downhill Race

Thursday 9th September, 7.00 p.m. Starting from Scotsman’s Stump by the mast on Winter Hill mast road. Runners set off at 30 second intervals, finishing at the RMI club, via the Pike, and any route in between. Start will be … Continue reading

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Borrowdale Entry

I have a spare entry for this Saturday’s Borrowdale Fell Race. If anybody wants it, please get in touch. Ali. alastair.murray@gmail.com

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This Week’s Hill Session

It doesn’t look like off road conditions have improved at all so we will be sticking to the roads again. This week we will be doing reps on Matchmoor Lane. Meet as usual at the bottom of Foxholes and Factory … Continue reading

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Fell Catchup 02.08.2010

Turnslack – 24th July 2010 Two Horwich athletes ran this years Turnslack Fell Race with Graham Schofield first to finish and taking the V50 prize for 6th overall in 1:10:40. Next was Karl Ward finishing 33rd in 1:20:10. Results. Dollar … Continue reading

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Weekend Roundup

Sale 10 – 1st August 2010 Just one harrier ran this years 10 mile race held at Wythenshaw Park. The lack of quantity was made up for in quality with Richard Howarth clocking 52:56 for 6th place in a quality … Continue reading

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Lancaster 5km

Saturday 31st July 2010 Two harriers made the journey on Saturday night to Lancaster 5km (3/5), battling with very wet and blustery conditions making things hard between 1 and 2 miles. (Sean running “below par” still from a recent hamstring … Continue reading

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