Monthly Archives: September 2011

Quadkids Competition – Greater Manchester Athletics Networks

Quadkids Competition Greater Manchester Athletics Networks On Sunday 25th September 2011, Horwich RMI Harriers & AC entered 2 teams, Horwich Lions (Under 11’s) and Horwich Tigers (Under 9’s) in the first ever GM Athletics Network Quadkids Competition. Held at Winton, … Continue reading

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IHMR Details & Maps

This years Ian Hodgson Mountain Relay in a change from the last few years will be run clockwise starting and finishing in Patterdale. Full details can be found in the following links. Details Leg 1 Changes Leg 2 Changes Leg … Continue reading

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Swinton 10mile road race

Congratulations to James Kevan who won the Swinton 10 mile road race over the weekend, establishing a new course record previously set last year by Martyn Bell, and making this the second year a Horwich RMI Harrier has won, and … Continue reading

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Northern 6 stage relays

The Men’s Northern 6 stage relays were held in Birchwood on 24th September. Horwich had one team out who finished in a creditable 26th position. Full results here.

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Commonwealth Mountain Championships 2011

Gary Priestley had the honour of representing England at the 2nd Commonwealth Mountain Championships held in North Wales last weekend. Over 30 countries were represented and Gary finished an excellent 12th position in Senior Mens race. Full results here.

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World Duathlon Champion!

Katie Hewison (nee Ingram) was crowned the World Duathlon Champion in Gijon on the weekend. Report and results here.

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Downhill Race

Results from Monday night’s downhill race: 1. Mark Liptrot (Guest) 21:24 2. Albert Sunter 21:25 3. Robert Green 21:48 4. Tim Roe 22:09 5. Suzanne Budgett 24:53 6. Peter Ramsdale 24:57 7. Tony Varley 26:05 8. Mark Sammon 26:25 9. Pete … Continue reading

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Thursday Training

From now on all Thursday Training Hill sessions will meet at the bottom of Foxholes Road 6.30. Everyone is welcome and the training will be appropriate to your ability and fitness level. The sessions will focus on improving your Strength … Continue reading

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Garstang Half Marathon

Three harriers competed in the Garstang Half Marathon on Sunday. Good conditions for the race albeit with one section of flooded road to traverse just before nine miles. The “undulating” course determined challenging times with Paul Muller first harrier, 4th … Continue reading

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Ladies – Cross Country

Ladies – Cross Country We need every lady we can out at the mid lancs xc, whatever your fitness level. It’s the numbers turning out that we desperately need. Please make an effort to support even if you can’t do … Continue reading

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World Mountain running Championship

World Mountain running Championship Tirana Albania James Kevan competed in the World Mountain running Championship in Tirana Albania, The elite mountain runners from across the world were treated to an insight into the culture of Albania and the impressive landscapes … Continue reading

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Cross Country Season 2011 – 12

Horwich RMI Harriers Cross Country Season 2011 – 12 This season, once again, we are making our main focus the Mid Lancs Cross Country League. Having gained promotion into the top division last season, we need to turn out to … Continue reading

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Derwentwater Trail Race 3rd Sept

This trail race attracted a large field of over 300 runners on a very wet day with rain constant throughout the race. The race was won by ex Horwich runner Russell Madams of Keswick. First for us with a splendid … Continue reading

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Horwich RMI Harriers and AC AGM 2011

Horwich RMI Harriers and AC AGM 2011 8pm, Tuesday 18th October in the Arena All members are invited to the 2011 Horwich RMI Harriers AGM that is to be held at Bolton Arena, Middlebrook, on the 18th October 2011 at … Continue reading

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Hill Sessions – Thursday

Just a quick reminder that the Hill Sessions organised by Steve Pearson on Thursday nights will now have a meeting point at the bottom of Foxholes for 6:30pm.

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Yorkshireman Off Road Half & Full Marathon

Two Horwich ladies participated in the off road half marathon (actually 14.8 miles); with Lindsey Brindle taking a clear overall win in 1:58:00 & Suzanne Budgett taking 4th position in 2:05:51. A great off road race for the non fell … Continue reading

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URGENT LADIES – Northern 4 Stage

Northern 4 Stage – Ladies 24th September 2011 Can any ladies who are interested in running in the Northern 4 Stage contact me ASAP. The event is on the 24th September in Birchwood. Full details here. If we have enough … Continue reading

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Northern 6 Stage

The following Men’s teams have been selected for the Northern 6 Stage Road Relays to be held in Birchwood on 24th September. A Team James Kevan Alastair Murray Gareth Booth Martyn Bell William Martin David Jackson B Team Andy Townsend … Continue reading

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Downhill Race

Monday 19th September 6:30 pm. 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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