Monthly Archives: May 2011

Laura and Natassia – County Champions 2011

Greater Manchester & Lancashire County Athletics Championships Congratulations to Laura Taylor and Natassia Dacre who both became 2011 County Champions. Lancashire County Athletics Championships Laura Taylor of Horwich RMI Harriers had a successful weekend and became County Champion in the … Continue reading

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Young Athletes League – Macclesfield 8 May 2011

Horwich RMI Harriers UK Young Athletes League 31 young stars FROM Horwich RMI Harriers & AC turned out at Macclesfield last weekend and performed magnificently at their first UK Young Athletes League meeting of the year in the regional “Premiership” … Continue reading

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Bowley Hill

Bowley Hill Trail Race Gt. Harwood – 30th May 2011. Paul Muller finished 3rd overall and 1st V50 in 43:31. http://www.ukresults.net/2011/bowley.html

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Dunham Massey 5k

Dunham Massey Park 5k, Altrincham – 27th May 2011. Gareth Booth returning to his best after the VLM finished 2nd in 16:02. http://www.ukresults.net/2011/dunham1.html

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Fell Inter-Counties

28th May 2011 – Broughton Heights Hill Race, near Moffatt, Scotland. Three harriers were selected for the honour of county representation for this years Inter-Counties Fell Champs. Gary Priestley lead home the Lancashire Men’s team, finishing 19th overall and in … Continue reading

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Horwich Duathlon

Horwich Duathlon 28th May 2011 The largest field for our Duathlon competed in ideal racing conditions on Saturday with Mark Tickle of Manchester Tri winning the event.We had 5 Harriers taking part and one Team first home for us was … Continue reading

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Hutton Roof Fell Race

Team prize for ladies at Hutton Roof Fell Race 28/05/11 Debbie Campbell, recent winner of Harrock Hill & Blackstone Edge fell races, had a storming run to finish 3rd lady at Hutton Roof. The team was made up with Suzanne … Continue reading

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Stanhill Fell Race

Stanhill Fell Race, Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire 17th May 2011 Two Harriers travelled to Oswaldtwistle for the 16th Stanhill Fell Race.  An out and back, muddy 5 mile course, with the 800 feet of climb all in the first half which leads … Continue reading

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Harrock Hill – Wed 25th May

Harrock Hill 5 Harriers were at the 1st of the 4 race Harrock Hill series. Paul Muller had a great race finishing 6th (1st M50) in 33.59.  In 10th & 1st M40, was new member Andy Lloyd who ran a … Continue reading

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Coppice Fell Race

Coppice Fell Race 5 miles 600 ft This race is unique as it is in the center of Accrington a three lap race with a steep climb on each lap – the juniors did the climb twice. For the juniors … Continue reading

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2nd – 5th June Arena Closed

Please be aware that the Bolton Arena Track & Field will be closed for a four day period from Thursday 2nd June to Sunday 5th June inclusive. This is due to the national event of the Reebok Crossfit taking place … Continue reading

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Stanhill Junior Fell Race

17th May 2011. Four juniors travelled to Oswaldtwistle for this 2 mile fell race. Pride of place went to Cameron Critchley always with the leaders he bided his time on the descent to win with perfectly judged run. We had … Continue reading

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Jubilee Road Race (1)

Jubilee Road Race (1) – 18th May 2011 Thirteen harriers ran the first of this years Wednesday night Jubilee race series. With Alastair Murray winning the race, Gareth Booth in 2nd, Martyn Bell in 6th and Andy Lloyd in 13th, … Continue reading

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Mearly Clough 3.5M/1200ft

Mearly Clough 3.5M/1200ft – 14th May 2011 Five of our ladies turned out for this the second in the English Fell Championships. Lindsey Brindle had a storming run to finish a fantastic 5th overall. Great performance too by Debbie Campbell … Continue reading

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Great Manchester Run

Bupa Great Manchester Run 2011 We had nine runners take part in today’s Great Manchester Run. Name Position Time Gareth Booth 76 33:39 Martyn Bell 79 34:21 Robert Jackson 82 34:38 Albert Sunter 691 41:41 Paul Kaye 802 42:03 Alexandra … Continue reading

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Chorley Harriers Trail Series

Chorley Harriers Trail Series 4th May 2011 Four Harriers took part in the first of this 4 race series.  Glyn Kay had a great outing grabbing 2nd place in 25.46  The team finished 5th overall with Paul Boardman in 13th … Continue reading

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Haigh Hall 4M

Haigh Hall 4M – 11th May 2011 Fourteen harriers ran in the fourth counter in the Central Lancs Grand Prix Championship. James Kevan won the race and with backup from Gareth Booth (4th), Billy Martin (14th) and Dave Jackson (20th), … Continue reading

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Blacksticks Blue 10k, nr. Preston, Lancashire

Blacksticks Blue 10k, nr. Preston, Lancashire – 8th May 2011 Three harriers were in attendance with Paul Muller winning the race, Paul Boardman in 8th and Rachael Thompson was 3rd lady (16th overall). Results here.

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Calderdale Way relay 08.05.2011

“Calderdale Way relay 08.05.2011 – Open Team 115 At 5am in the morning the temperature was already into double figures and after a night of torrential downpours it was anyone’s guess as to whether it was going to be a … Continue reading

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Ladies – Inter County Fell Championships

Hi all, Please can you ask the female members of your athletic clubs to contact me if they are interested in racing for Greater Manchester at the Inter County Fell Championships in Southern Scotland on May 28th 2011. The race … Continue reading

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Hawkshead Trail Race 15km

Hawkshead Trail Race 15km – 7th May 2011 Gary Priestley had a great run to win the race, finishing ahead of Japanese International and pre race favourite Yujiro Iida. Tony Hesketh won the Vet 60 category. Full results here.

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Belmont Winter Hill Fell Race

Belmont Winter Hill Fell Race – 7th May 2011 A strong turnout of fifteen harriers ran on Saturday in blustery and showery conditions. Mick Green was the first harrier home in 9th place and along with Rob Green in 22nd … Continue reading

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Haigh Hall 4M 11th May 2011

Haigh Hall 4M 11th May 2011 Next race in our club Champs and the Central Lancs Grand Prix is the Haigh Hall 4 miler on Wednesday 11th May. Please let me know if you intend to run as soon as … Continue reading

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Weekend Roundup 29th April – 1st May 2011

Sweatshop Chorley Park Series – 1 29th April 2011 James Kevan was the clear winner with Dave Jackson in 5th and Andy Townsend in 12th. Results Great Hameldon Hill Race, Accrington – 1st May Karl Ward finished 25th and Colin … Continue reading

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Duathlon Marshals Please

Ian Hesketh Memorial Duathlon, Saturday 28th May 2011. Marshals are needed for the Ian Hesketh Memorial Duathlon to be held on 28th May from Rivington Village. All Marshals with receive a T-shirt and something to eat. Please contact Tony Hesketh … Continue reading

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Three Peaks Fell Race 2011

Three Peaks Fell Race 30th April 2011 Four harriers ran this year’s race in sunny and very windy conditions. With 999 entries and international selection up for grabs for the front runners, the quality of the field was high. Alastair … Continue reading

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