Monthly Archives: February 2011

Bleasdale Circle Fell Race

26.02.11 After an abysmal start to the day, the weather at least stayed dry for the race, if not a little blustery to say the least!  The weather conditions didn’t seem to phase the race winner in the least and … 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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Information Request

Information and Pictures of the Pike Race are being sought for a forthcoming book by Harper Collins. Anyone who can help, please contact Colin Jones. colin@vapor-tek.co.uk 01204 690013

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Central Lancs 5k

Sun 20 Feb. Sunday was the inaugural running of this new 5k in Bolton, incorporating the start of this year’s CLGP and Club Road Champs. Ten Harriers were in attendance, with Col Rigby leading the way for the men’s team … Continue reading

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Standish Hall Trail Race

Sat 19 Feb. Three Harriers ran the first of this year’s races with Stuart Edmondson first home in seventh, Paul Boardman in twentieth and Suzanne Budgett finishing second overall & first in category. Results.

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Lactic Acid Test 8 Miles Trail Race

The first ever running of this race saw 170 runners start the very tough trail race with 1300 ft of climbing. Only two Horwich Harriers competed with Tony Hesketh taking first over sixty in 41 st place. Actually he beat … Continue reading

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English XC, Alton Towers – 19.02.11

Mud, mud and more mud! By the time our boys were ready to run the organizers had to abandon part of the 3k course on health and safety grounds and the race was changed to a 2k x 1.5k. As … Continue reading

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Northern 6 stage – Ladies

Hi Ladies The Northern 6 stage relays are on Sunday 20th March in Catterick and we are hoping to get a team out. Details of the relays can be found here. Please don’t be put off if you haven’t been … Continue reading

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Park Run Bolton

Sat 12th Feb 2011 Horwich RMI Harriers’s William MARTIN was the first athlete across the finish line today. He completed the course in 17:33 and posted an age grade score of 75.12%. The first female athlete to cross the line … Continue reading

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Parbold Hill Race

Sat. 12th Feb. 2010 Six club members completed this popular local trail race, with Stuart Edmondson the first counter in 12th position. Results.

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Club Champions 2010

The overall club championships for 2010 have are now complete and the final tables can be viewed here. Congratulations to all the winners. Details of the 2011 champs will be announced shortly.

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WINTER HILL RACE 2011

This years race was an a real success, but was run in the most atrocious of conditions. Low cloud, rain, wind and low temperatures. In all there were 211 starters with 199 runners completing the course. A big thanks to … Continue reading

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Horwich RMI U13 Boys in Mid Lancs XC @ Blackpool

On the morning after the night before the Boys U13s team went up to Blackpool to see what they could achieve in the Mid Lancs series. The Flat course @ Lawsons Ground was to be the 4th race in the … Continue reading

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Horwich RMI Harriers U13 Boys RED ROSE presentation night.

Last  Friday night the U13 boys were presented with the Red Rose trophy for 2nd Team place for the 2nd year running. Last year was a delight, but to have done it again shows the teams determination to go out … 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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Norman Matthews Winter Hill Fell Race

The Norman Matthews Winter Hill Fell Race is on Sunday 13th February. You can download a map from here. A list of all entries to-date is available here. (All entries processed as of 09.02.2011)

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Radcliffe 10 Trail Race

Sunday 6th February 2011. This course is a testing trail race with plenty of small hills and very muddy conditions underfoot but still attracted a field of 230 runners. There where only six Horwich runners at this popular trail race … Continue reading

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Winter Hill Fell Race FULL : UPDATE

Please note the Norman Matthews Winter Hill Fell Race 2011 has reached the entry limit. A list of entries to-date is available here. (All entries processed as of 09.02.2011)

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MTW Report – Team 48 – mixed

Firstly, on behalf of the Club, welcome to debutants Debbie Campbell & Rachel Jones. I know they’ll both be a welcome asset to both the ladies section & the Club. Team 48 was started by Paul Murray & Geraldine Walkington … Continue reading

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