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Richmond 10k Road Race

Sun 8 Oct 2017 Two Harriers took part in this hilly race over in North Yorkshire on a really pleasant day in a really pleasant setting. The day was warmish, dry, little breeze and even sunshine. The race starts on a field called the Batts beneath the castle walls and...

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Honour for Harrier’s Hammer Thrower

Preston Harriers Hammer Throwing prospect Alex Bernstein was honoured for his performances this season at the Annual Hammer Circle Reunion that took place in Hull on 7th & 8th October. Alex won the Alan Woods Salver that is presented to the Under 15 boy Hammer...

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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...

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Mawdesley 10k Road Race

Sun 1st Oct 2017 Two​ ​Preston​ ​Harriers​ ​made​ ​their​ ​way​ ​to​ ​Mawdesley​ ​for​ ​a​ ​new​ ​10k​ ​race​ ​organised​ ​by​ ​the Mawdesley​ ​Millennium​ ​Trust. The​ ​race​ ​was​ ​run​ ​over​ ​a​ ​very​ ​flat​ ​single​ ​lap​ ​course​ ​along​ ​the​ ​trails, ​...

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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...

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Winter Training Pass & Track Availability

Please note that for the moment the track will not be available until 6.30pm on Tuesdays, as we have no volunteer to man the gate until that time. Hint - would someone like to volunteer? For previous summer track pass holders, winter training passes have already been...

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Run Preston 5K & 10K Road Race

Sun 24 Sept 2017 The Run Preston events returned to the city on Sunday 24 September 2017, attracting over 1500 runners of all ages. Preston Harriers was well represented with a sea of blue vests out on the courses. The weather remained dry as the 10k race got underway...

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Northern Athletics Road Relays

Sat 16 Sept 2017, Sports City, Manchester This year's Northern Athletics road relays returned to Manchester's Sport City. Following on from the large turnouts at the North-West Counties last weekend, Preston Harriers’ senior teams sent another large contingent to...

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Ribble Way Trail Race

Sun 10 Sept 2017 The​ ​inaugural​ ​Ribble​ ​Way​ ​10k​ ​and​ ​half​ ​marathon​ ​trail​ ​races​ ​took​ ​place​ ​along​ ​the​ ​scenic banks​ ​of​ ​the​ ​River​ ​Ribble​ ​starting​ ​and​ ​finishing​ ​at​ ​the​ ​Dolphin​ ​Pub,​ ​Longton. The​ ​race​ ​was​ ​well​...

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North West Counties Road Relays

Sat 9 Sept 2017, Blackpool Stanley Park in Blackpool hosted this year's relays involving 3 X 5.2k legs for the women's teams and 4 X 6.6k legs for the men's. Preston Harriers had an excellent and unprecedented turn out for both races seeing six teams entered into...

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