Ashurst Beacon Fell Race

Sat 13 Jan 2018, Parbold  A quartet of Preston Harriers completed the first local fell race of 2018 at Ashurst Beacon near Parbold. The course consists of tough and varied terrain with 950 feet of climb throughout the 5.9 miles. First Harrier home was Oliver Heaton...

Cardington Cracker Fell Race

Sun 3 Dec 2017, Cardington, Shropshire A trio of Harriers made the long trip down to Shropshire to compete in Telford AC’s Cardington Cracker fell race. It is a popular race, and 276 runners completed the 9 mile and 2,600 feet of ascent course this year. The race...

Hodgson Brothers Mountain Relay

Sun 1st Oct 2017 Formerly the Ian Hodgson Mountain Relay, the HBMR now honours two brothers who had close ties to the fell running world and who both died whilst out cycling, although in separate incidents years apart. Preston had been allowed their usual single team...

White Coppice Junior Time Trial Final Race

Tuesday 12th September A cool, wet night greeted seven fell runners, six juniors and one adult, who were competing in the final race of the season, the White Coppice Junior Time Trial. Three previous races had determined what handicap was given to the runners on the...
Grisedale Horseshoe Fell Race

Grisedale Horseshoe Fell Race

2 Sept 2017 On a lovely clear day five Harriers set off up the motorway to take part in this challenging fell race organised by the Achille Ratti Club. Arriving at Glenridding, the whole area was thronged with people taking advantage of the lovely weather. Ramblers,...