Rivington Pike Fell Race

Rivington Pike Fell Race

Sat 20 April 2019, Horwich A glorious hot sunny afternoon at Rivington greeted 9 Preston Harriers on Saturday for the classic Pike Fell Race. This is the second race in the Preston Harriers Junior Fell Championship. The races started at 12:30 and first off was ever...

Impressive Start to T & F Season

Preston Harriers’ athletes were represented in 3 meetings at Blackburn, Liverpool and Wigan on 13 & 14 April. Over 60 attended the Mid Lancs League fixture at Blackburn, which saw some outstanding performances, arguably the best being 14-year-old Isaac Delaney,...
Darwen Half Marathon

Darwen Half Marathon

Sun 7 April 2019, Darwen Rarely has a group of people travelled over to Darwen and had a good time. But this is exactly what happened with the five Harriers who braved 1,350ft of elevation over 13.1 miles at the Darwen Heritage Half Marathon on Sunday (April 7th). It...
Howgills Fell Race

Howgills Fell Race

Sat 6 April 2019, Sedbergh The Howgills Fell Race from Sedbergh is an extremely tough long fell race of 14.3 miles and a colossal 6,791 feet of ascent. In low cloud or mist, it can be a navigational nightmare, as there are few clear tracks. This season`s race was held...