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Lytham Inter Club Road Race

Thur 2 May 2019, Lytham St Annes The second race of the local road inter-club series was at a blustery and cold but dry Lytham front. With sea defence work taking place, the traditional course had to be slightly shortened by host club Lytham St Annes to around 4.6...

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Virgin London Marathon

Sun 28 April 2019 This year’s London Marathon saw seven Preston Harriers make the journey to the capital to take part in the 39th London marathon. The weather was much cooler and kinder than last year’s record breaking 23.2°C. The atmosphere and support from the...

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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...

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Mid Cheshire 5K Road Race

Fri 26 April 2019, Kingsley Eleven Harriers made the trip down to Kingsley to complete in the high-class Mid-Cheshire 5k. A race which featured several international level athletes and has a reputation for fast times. A break in the rain and cooler temperature...

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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...

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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,...

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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...

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