Great Hameldon Fell Race

Sun 5 May 2019, Accrington Race number 3 of the Preston Harriers Junior Fell Championship saw 5 athletes compete in the Great Hameldon Hill race on Sunday 5th May. The weather conditions in Accrington were dry, overcast and cool, perfect for fell running. Lucas Cooke...

Three Peaks Fell Race

Sat 27 April, Horton in Ribblesdale The Three Peaks Race is a fell-running institution, first held in 1954, and won by Fred Bagley of Preston Harriers. Although no Prestonians have followed up with a win, many have pitted their strength against the mighty 23.3mi...
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...
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...
Pendle Fell Race

Pendle Fell Race

Sat 6 April, Barley Preston had a strong contingent of runners competing for the club, in a classic race that saw them climb up to virtually the top of Pendle, before being sent back down to the foot of the fell and ascend up its steep side to the trig point. First...
Pendle Junior Fell Races

Pendle Junior Fell Races

Sat 6 April, Barley The start of the Preston Harriers Junior Fell Championship 2019 on was Pendle Hill. This race also incorporated the Lancashire A.A. Junior and Senior Fell Championship and attracted many runners, young and old, from around the county. The weather...