Pendle Fell Races

Sat 7 April 2018, Barley A cold, wet and at times, misty day greeted 9 hardy Preston Harriers in the Lancashire AA Junior Fell Championships at Barley, Pendle. This also kicked off the first of 5 races in the 2018 Preston Harriers Junior Fell Championship. New to the...

Rivington Pike Fell Race

Sat 31 March 2018, Horwich The annual Rivington Pike Fell Race was staged as usual on Easter Saturday and four Preston Harriers completed the 3.2 mile, 699 foot climb course. First Harrier home in his first ever fell race was Joseph Sharples, who finished in 132nd...
Bleasdale Circle Fell Race

Bleasdale Circle Fell Race

Sat 17 February 2018 17 Preston Harriers made the short trip onto the Bowland Fells for the annual Bleasdale Circle Fell Race. This short 5-mile race with 1280 feet of ascent was particularly heavy going this year after all the recent rain, although well worth the...

Parbold Hill Race

Sat 17 February 2018 A trio of Preston Harriers headed south for the 48th running of the Parbold Hill Race. The course is run over the fields and tracks of both Parbold and Harrock Hills and is 6.75 miles long with 900 feet of climb. On what was a sunny, mild late...

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...