English Cross Country Relay Race

English Cross Country Relay Race

Sat 2 Nov 2019, Mansfield Preston Harriers’ junior teams placed well in the muddy conditions at Mansfield, holding their own against opposition from all over the country. The junior men were the highest placed, with the team of Kian Davis, Jack Dee-Ingham and Ben...
British Fell & Hill Relay Championship

British Fell & Hill Relay Championship

Sat 19 Oct 2019, Derwent Valley, Peak District This year Preston Harriers were only able to get a single team into the Championship as there is now a great demand for one of the 250 places available and a pre-selection process is applied. The event was hosted by Dark...
Hodgson Brothers Mountain Relay

Hodgson Brothers Mountain Relay

Sun 6 October 2019, Patterdale A report by John Griffiths After a year’s absence due to an admin mix-up, Preston Harriers fielded a team in the 33rd running of the HBMR. It is a true fell relay – definitely not one for novices. It includes near vertical climbs and...

Northern Athletics Road Relays

Sun 15 Sept 2019, Manchester Joe Monk led the senior men’s team at the North of England Road Relay Championships, which were held at the Etihad stadium in Manchester and required each runner to complete a leg of 6800 meters. Completing the first leg in fifth position,...
North West Counties Road Relays

North West Counties Road Relays

Sun 8 Sept 2019, Edge Hill, Ormskirk This year the relays were organised by Merseyside region with three other regions, Greater Manchester, Cheshire and Lancashire in competition. This year several Cumbrian clubs were also included, this all creating better...

Wigan 10K Road Race

Sun 1 Sept 2019, Wigan Elsey Whyman-Davis put in what was arguably the club’s performance of the day, when she blew away the women’s field to cross the finish line in a time of 34:56 almost five minutes ahead of the next woman. The race, which is associated with Wigan...