Monthly Archives: October 2011

Mid Lancs Cross Country

Mid Lancs Cross Country – Burnley 29.10.2011 Position​ Name ​​​Time​ 1 ​​Gary Priestley​​ 33.33 27​​ Ali Murray​​ 36.25 30 ​​Gareth Booth​​ 36.34 47​​ Dave Jackson ​​37.37 50​​ Martin Jones​​ 37.43 68​​ Zac Howe​​ 38.38 90​​ Sean McMyler​​ 39.48 91​​ Ian … Continue reading

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Harriers Road Group – Week 8 -31st October 2011

Harriers Road Group – Week 8 -31st October 2011 Week 8 Week 8, 2nd week of speed mesocycle and the track session is going to be a little different from what we have done before as the focus is going … Continue reading

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Sunday Run – 12km Rivington

Sunday 30th October 2011 12km run around Rivington, Bolton Sundays run is 12km fairly flat around Rivington – Starting from Horwich sports centre up to the Pike then down to Pigeon Tower car park to Rivington Reservoir before heading back … Continue reading

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FRA Navigation Course – 23 to 25 September 2011

FRA Navigation Course – 23 to 25 September 2011 I attended the FRA Navigation Course in Elterwater last week and can wholeheartedly recommend it for anyone wanting to learn or brush up on their navigation skills. The weekend was extremely … Continue reading

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SEL – 30 Oct – Clayton Vale

South East Lancs Fixture List The South East Lancs fixture for this coming weekend is at Clayton Vale, and there was an error on the Cross Country website page which stated the wrong venue for SE Lancs.  The entry from … Continue reading

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Red Rose XC Hyndburn

Sat 22 Oct ’11. Juniors In the latest round of the Red Rose XC we had several juniors exceed their expectations. In the U11’s Isobel Deans performance was matched by her result. Making up 3 better places than her Leigh … Continue reading

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Harriers Road Group – Week 7 -24th October 2011

Hi All, Thanks and well done to everyone who ran in the relay earlier on Sunday, we got some good times in and there was a pretty good turn out with a dozen teams or so entered, mostly Harriers but some other … Continue reading

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UKA British Fell and Hill Relay Championship 2011

Horwich RMI Harriers were very well represented this year at the FRA relays turning out teams in all three championship categories. The course featured some classic fell racing terrain, with a combination of fast trails, steep ups and downs, as … Continue reading

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English Schools Fell Championship

Several Club members ran in the English Schools Fell Championships held at Cockermouth on Sunday. Lucy Phillpotts, Jodie Greenhalgh and Eleanor Cullum helped their school mates to gain 4th overall in a closely fought championship. In the Boys Nathan Townsend … Continue reading

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Beginner Sunday Runs

Sunday Runs I am going to start with a new set of sundays with a focus on shorter ones that are around the 5/6mile distance, or 10k, the aim will be to split into two groups, one fast paced group with a focus … Continue reading

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Beginners Road Group Track Sessions

Beginner Road Group Track Sessions Dates – 20th Sept, 4th and 18th Oct, 1st and 15th Nov, 6th and 20th Dec For Bolton Arena you need to go to the athletics track at the back of the Arena; this is … Continue reading

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Sunday Run – 12km run around Anglezark

Sunday 16th October 2011 12km run around Anglezark Sundays run is 12km fairly flat around Anglezark – Easy pace group following on from last weeks 10km, this now adds another 2km to the distance, but will be done at a … Continue reading

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Training with Attitude – Trail & Fell Relay

Horwich RMI Harriers Trail & Fell Relay Sunday 23rd October – Training with Attitude Start 10.00 at the Car Park opposite Rivington School (635129) This is to be a mixed team relay training event with prizes for the best teams. … Continue reading

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87th Annual Horwich AGM

87th Annual Horwich AGM 18th October 2011 Arena 8pm Below is the agenda for the AGM but I would like to bring to you attention the positions of Vice Chairman, Treasurer and two ordinary committee members that are vacant on … Continue reading

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Website downtime

Website downtime The Harriers website may experience some outage this week due to server maintenance as we are migrated to new servers. There is little that I can do about this and hopefully all of the downtime will be during … Continue reading

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23rd UKA British Fell and Hill Relay Championship 2011

Saturday 15th October 2011 The club has entered 3 teams for this years FRA relays competing in the Open, Ladies and Vets Championships. Further details of the event can be found here – http://www.relay.bingleyharriers.org.uk/ The teams have been selected and … Continue reading

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Red Rose

Leigh Sports Village – Sat 8th October 2011. A new venue & a flat, fast course. Disappointing to see only five ladies turn out on this first of the season xc & even less ladies on the pre entry list. … Continue reading

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Bill Smith

It is with sadness that I have to report that Bill Smith of Clayton Harriers and author of Stud Marks on the Summit was found dead in the Trough of Bowland after being missing for three weeks. 75 year old … Continue reading

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Beginners 10k Trail Run

9th October 2011 Sunday run 10k around Rivington Meet up at the Castle car park for 9am for a 10k trail run around lower Rivington – from Castle car park, down to castle, lower barn, Upper Rivington and Yarrow reservoir, … Continue reading

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Gin Pit 5 – 2nd October 2011

Gin Pit 5 2nd October 2011 Nine Harriers turned out for the Gin Pit 5, the last of the Central Lancs Grand Prix races, and despite a little drizzle earlier in the day, the weather held for the fun run, and then … Continue reading

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Rivington Half Marathon 1st Oct

Rivington Half Marathon 1st Oct On one of the hottest days of the year a large field of over 360 runners competed on the trails around Rivington going up to White Coppice and back, the winner was Matt Roberts in … Continue reading

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Ian Hodgson Mountain Relay 2nd Oct 2011

Ian Hodgson Mountain Relay 2nd Oct 2011 We entered a Vets and Mixed team into the 24th running of the IHMR 2011. Thanks to all who shared lifts and running partners for another memorable event. The Vets managed a very … Continue reading

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Cross Country 2011

Cross Country 2011 Enter on the day! Don’t forget that ALL the leagues will take entrants on the day so check your diaries, find your muddy trainers and we’ll see you at a cross country course near you in the … Continue reading

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Langdale Full/Half Marathon

Langdale Half and Full Marathon 2011 24th September 2011 Set in the heart of the lakes just north of Windermere the Langdale races are always picturesque, scenic and very hilly; and this year nearly four hundred runners turned up in … Continue reading

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Great North Run 2011

Great North Run 18th Sept 2011 Well done to both of the Harriers who turned out in Newcastle for the 30th Great North Run, Trevor continuing with more half marathons following on from Freckleton, and Julie doing most of teh … Continue reading

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