Monthly Archives: March 2011

Hill Session 31st March 2011

Please note that this weeks hill session will meet at Wilderswood car park at 6.30pm. We will be running on the fells so bring fell shoes. Steve Pearson Email : Pearsonnotlob@ntlworld.com Tel : 07732 210013

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Liver Hill Fell Race

Liver Hill Fell Race 29th March 2011 The mid week races began on Tuesday night with the Liver Hill fell race, which starts at Marl Pitts and covers 5 miles and 800 feet of climb. Three harriers were in attendance … Continue reading

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Reminder : Radcliffe 10K 3rd April

Hey up folks The Radcliffe 10k trail race on Sunday 3rd April is the next race in our Club Championship and the Central Lancs Grand Prix, Please let me know if you intend to race as we need a really … Continue reading

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Park Run

Bolton : Saturday 26th March 2011 Horwich RMI Harriers’s David JACKSON was the first athlete across the finish line today. He completed the course in 17:27 and posted an age grade score of 78.80%. The first female athlete to cross … Continue reading

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Fiendsdale Fell Race

Fiendsdale Fell Race – 19th March 2011 Six harriers ran the Fiendsdale fell race last week with Mick Green finishing in an excellent 5th position. Full results here

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9th Great Grizedale Trail

9th Great Grizedale Trail – 27th March 2011 A beautiful afternoon bestowed approx 300 runners on this increasingly popular 10 mile trail race run on the tracks through Grizedale Forest. Six Harriers participated consisting of Paul’s Boardman & Murray, Fran … Continue reading

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Wilmslow Half Marathon

Wilmslow Half Marathon 27th March 2011 Three harriers headed to Wilmslow for the England Athletics Half Marathon Championships. The quality of the field was very high with the winner running 64 minutes and 24 seconds. First harrier home in 30th … Continue reading

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Junior Fell Championships 2011

Horwich RMI Harriers Junior Fell Championships 2011 Newsletter March 2011 The Fell season starts soon with the first race being Pendle on 2nd April which is also the first English Junior Championship race it starts at 12.00 p.m with races … Continue reading

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Calderdale Way Relay May 8th 2011

Club Members, The Calderdale Way Relay is usually held in December but was cancelled last year due to the weather. It has been rescheduled for Sunday 8th May. There was a fantastic response last time and the club would have … Continue reading

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REMINDER : Hill session on Thursday

Steve Pearson will be holding a training session every Thursday at 6.30pm from the bottom of Foxholes. The session will be a combination of reps up the hill. Everyone is welcome preferably with a high vis top.

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Coaches Meeting – 8pm, Bolton Arena, Monday 28th March

Hi all, We are holding a Coaches Meeting at the Arena at 8.00pm next Monday Night in readiness for the forthcoming season. On the Agenda will include topics of Track Safety, Track Etiquette, new coaching courses and supporting the forthcoming … Continue reading

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Howe’s That!

Park Run Bolton – Sat 19th Mar 2011 Horwich RMI Harriers’s Zachary HOWE was the first athlete across the finish line today. He completed the course in 17:17 and posted an age grade score of 79.27%. The following athletes from … Continue reading

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Ultrafit St Anne’s 10 Mile

3 Horwich runners made the trip to St Annes for this super flat but tough course. The first five miles were against the wind with Anthony Ford setting the pace from the off and never troubled throughout.  Martyn Bell and … Continue reading

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Overall Club Championships 2011

The overall club championship races for 2011 have been decided and can be found here. The format has changed slightly for the cross country races, your best four scores from the six mid lancs races will be used.

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Pike Race 23rd April 2011

Helpers are required for the Pike Race, if you are not running then please can you help out on the day. Contact Pete Bland: Phone: 07551 404047 Email: peterbland@btinternet.com

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REMINDER : Mearley Clough

Entry Reminder – Mearley Clough – English Fell Champs. Entries for the race open this coming Tuesday 15th March. Get your entry in early to avoid disappointment. Duddon – English Fell Champs. Entries for Duddon, also in the English Champs, … Continue reading

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Track and Field Meeting – Blackpool 13 March 2011

Last Sunday saw the first outside Track and Field meeting which was held at sunny Blackpool. Several athletes turned out for the Harriers and showed great promise for the start of the 2011 season. A club record was broken by … Continue reading

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Stanley Park 10K – 5th March 2011

James Kevan finished second overall in 32.28 and Paul Muller finished 1st Vet 50 in 35.47. Results

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Weekend Roundup 12th/13th March 2011

Mid Lancs XC Just four seniors ran in the final race of the cross country season at Beacon Park. Alastair Murray was first harrier home in 20th. Results Roddlesworth Roller Seven harriers ran this local, undulating trail race. First harrier … Continue reading

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Spenborough  20

Two harriers Sean McMyler and Martyn Bell made the trip over the Pennines, to be greeted with rain and low temperatures, which thankfully cleared to provide almost perfect running weather 20 minutes into the race. Whilst this race never produces … Continue reading

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Trimpell 20

Only one harrier, Gareth Booth made the short journey to Lancaster to run in this ever popular race. 388 hardy distance runners set out on a cold yet extremely flat course, with 12 runners beating the 2 hour mark and … Continue reading

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Fielden Cup 2011

The John Fielden Challenge Cup – Established 1897. Thursday April 7th 2011. Race starts 6.45 p.m. Registration by 6.30 p.m. at Rivington Bowling Club. Race limit 40 runners – to guarantee entry please contact Gordon by Monday April 4th. Entry … Continue reading

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Hill Session on 10/03/11:REMINDER

Steve Pearson will be holding a training session next Thursday (10/03/11) at 6.30pm at the bottom of Foxholes. The session will be a combination of reps up the hill. Everyone is welcome preferably with a high vis top.

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Black Combe

5th / 6th March 2011. Three Harriers opted for a race in the Lakes this last weekend at the ever popular Black Combe fell race, with new member Fran Walker just getting the better of Rachel Metcalfe for the ladies, … Continue reading

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Trotters 5M

Eleven harriers ran this local trail race with Martyn Bell leading the way for the harriers in 7th position. Making up the team that finished in third place was Billy Martin and Dave Jackson. Christine Boardman was the first Horwich … Continue reading

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Long Mynd Valleys – English Championships Race 1

The first race of this year’s English Fell Championship was held on the 6th March in Church Stretton. Twelve harriers made the long drive to be met with a tough course of 11.5 miles and 4500ft of climb. First harrier … Continue reading

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Weekend Roundup 26th/27th February 2011

Lostock 6 Eleven Harriers ran the Lostock 6 with Billy Martin finishing an excellent third place and with backup from Glyn Kay, Dave Jackson and Sean McMyler they easily won the mens team prize. Two ladies ran with Christine Boardman … Continue reading

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