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Mid Lancs CC Burnley

Mid Lancs CC Burnley

Sat 11 Jan 2020, Towneley Park, Burnley There were large fields in all age groups for the fourth Mid Lancs League cross country match of the season, held at Towneley Park in Burnley. The blustery wind made it feel cold despite the mild temperatures, but the heavy rain...

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Relays are Coming

Relays are Coming

Northern Athletics Mens 12 Stage & Womens 6 Stage Relay Sun 22 March 2020, Birkenhead Park Athletics is at its heart an individual sport, road running in particular. All athletes have their own individual aspirations and interests. However occasionally, an...

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Sale Harriers Winter Indoor Series

Sun 5 Jan 2020, Manchester The first Track and Field action of the new year saw twenty Harriers checking out current form and  as a few got pbs and others were quite close it looked like the hard winter work was paying off. In the 60m sprint Curtis Mitchell was one...

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Auld Lang Syne Fell Race

Tue 31 Dec 2019, Haworth There are a number of races that mark the end of the fell running year, and one of the most popular is the Auld Lang Syne race, over 6.7 miles and 1000 feet of ascent, across the moors above Haworth to the boggy flat terrain of Delf Hill....

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Mid Lancs Cross Country Burnley

Sat 11 Jan 2019, Burnley The next Mid Lancs league cross country fixture is on Saturday 11th January at Towneley Park, Burnley, BB11 3RQ. Usual Directions M65 to junc 9 and take the A679 for Halifax. In about a mile, turn right on the A646. Warning! It's here that...

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Ribble Valley 10K Road Race

Sun 29 Dec 2019, Clitheroe This increasingly popular race, besides being the Northern Athletics 10k Championship, attracts runners from all over the country creating a very competitive field. The runners were fortunate to have a day with almost perfect conditions for...

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The Stoop Fell Race

The Stoop Fell Race

Sun 15 Dec 2019, Haworth Snow had fallen on the moors and roads above Haworth last Sunday, and the Stoop Fell Race took place from Penistone Country Park to a backdrop of snow-draped hills and clear views. It was a bitterly cold day, with a raw wind and many of the...

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European Cross Country Championships

Sun 8 Dec 2019, Lisbon, Portugal A total of 602 athletes, representing 40 countries, were declared for the European Cross Country Championships and Harrier Patrick Dever was part of the Great Britain senior men`s team that won a team gold at the Championships in...

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Podium 5K Road Race

Sat 30 Nov 2019, Barrowford Several Harriers travelled east to compete in the high-class Podium 5k race, on what some described as an ice rink. Despite this, in the A race, four Harriers broke the 16 minute barrier: Kian Davis (15:08), Max Cunningham (15:29), Jack...

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