Monthly Archives: June 2013

Aggies Staircase Fell Race 20th June

Aggies Staircase Fell Race 20th June 2013 A lovely evening for racing greeted over 130 runners for this popular race Chris Farrell was second to Danny Hope of Pudsey with Danny only dropping Chris on the final descent and considering … Continue reading

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Jubilee Junior STREET Race

Jubilee Junior STREET Race More Horwich Juniors took to the 1 mile Street race and came out with PB’s. More or less all athletes knocking an average of 10 seconds or more off their previous time, showing their training is … Continue reading

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Junior Astley PARK run

Junior Astley PARK run The 2ND Astley Park Junior Trial run was held on the 5th June. Results were delayed due to some errors in the timing and numbers in the funnel. 23 Juniors went out to see what they … Continue reading

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Dunham Massey 5k

Dunham Massey 5k (2nd race) Only 2 runners ventured to this picturesque park last thursday with Gareth Booth starting to show more consistency running 16.11 along with Andy Townsend who ran 17.18 – 18secs quicker than the race in May … Continue reading

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MASTERS – NORTHERN TEAM SILVER FOR ALI AND GARETH

MASTERS – NORTHERN TEAM SILVER FOR ALI AND GARETH On a pretty humid morning, Horwich had three vets running on the local BMAF 5k race which turned out to be a pretty quick race for the old guys with the … Continue reading

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3 Sisters 5k

Central Lancs Grand Prix 3 Sisters 5k Wednesday 12th June 2013 219 toed the line on what became quite a humid evening after some heavy rain before the start, but overall conditions around this part trail and road circuit were … Continue reading

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An Evening with An Olympic Sports Psychologist

An Evening with An Olympic Sports Psychologist Venue TBC – Tuesday 9th July 8-9pm The committee and coaching staff are delighted in announcing that Duncan Richards will be sharing his vast wisdom on how we can all prepare and focus … Continue reading

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3 Sisters 5k

3 Sisters 5k Last minute reminder that it’s the next CLGP race tomorrow at 3 Sisters Country Park 5k. http://www.ukresults.net/forms/130612wigan.pdf We need a strong turnout to maintain our lead in the Grand Prix. Update from the organisers: For anyone travelling … Continue reading

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Northern League Division 4WC Match 2

Northern League Division 4WC Match 2 Leeds Carnegie – Sunday 9th June 2013‏ Martyn and Alastair travelled over to Leeds for the 2nd match of the Northern league division competing in the 5000m. A blue sky day with high temperatures … Continue reading

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YDL Upper Age 2nd June Salford

YDL Upper Age 2nd June Salford In the second YDL Upper age group meeting the team travelled to Salford, we had only 3 boys and 6 girl athletes competing. There were 3 U17’s boys, Noah Saunders, Nathan Walker, and James … Continue reading

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YDL Lower Age 1st June Ashton-Under-Lyne

YDL Lower Age 1st June Ashton-Under-Lyne This was the second YDL Lower age group meeting and the team had travelled to Tameside stadium in Ashton-Under-Lyne, we had a total of 20 athletes competing on the day and 4 athletes competing … Continue reading

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Lancashire Championships 25th and 26th May Blackpool

Lancashire Championships 25th and 26th May Blackpool The Lancashire Championships were held on Saturday and Sunday 25th and 26th of May in glorious sunshine at Blackpool, the club had only 4 representatives competing U13’s girls Evie Barclay and Katie Shingler, … Continue reading

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Mid Lancs 18th May Preston

Mid Lancs 18th May Preston In the second Mid Lancs meeting this season a total of 24 athletes turned out for Horwich, 7 male competitors and 17 females. There were 2 senior men Mike Houghton and Trevor Williams gaining 12 … Continue reading

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Bowdon 5k

Bowdon 5k, Altrincham, Cheshire 6th June 2013 Four harriers travelled to leafy Cheshire taking part in the 3rd of 5 summer 5k races known locally as the North Cheshire 5k Grand Prix series. Further details on the series can be … Continue reading

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Gordon Pearcy

Gordon Pearcy I was very saddened to hear of the passing of Gordon Pearcy. Gordon served on the committee whilst I was Chairman, he was Captain of the Veterans section, and always gave the job his best shot, he was … Continue reading

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