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The Brecon Fans Race weekend.By Nigel Eldridge

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The weekend of the 8th & 9th of July saw a group of Harriers once again take on the might of South Wales’ Brecon Beacons. A weekend comprising of two fell runs, very different in distance, yet similar in level of difficulty. The races which are organised by the local mountain running club “Mynydd Du” […]

Captain’s report for May 2017

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Captain’s Report – May 2017 Hi folks, May has been a rather busy month of races. A super well done to all those that have taken part in races during this month  and an extra special well done to those Harriers that  took part in  the Netley 10k  for their first ever race!! brilliant stuff […]

Captain’s report -March 2017

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Captain’s Report – March Well done to all of you that have competed in events throughout March. Well done to the boys who will be promoted to division 2 in the Hampshire cross country league. We had a lovely little  weekend away for the Larmer tree 20miles( which is actually 21.3 miles). A great route! […]

Captain’s report- January 2017

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Captain’s Report – January Welcome to the first captains report of 2017, sorry its a little late, January seemed to wizz by in the blink of an eye! During January we had both mens and womens teams representing Ryde Harriers in the Hampshire cross country Championships at Fairthorne Manor( near Botley ) .Strong performances from […]

Captains report -November

Captain’s Report – November Well done to everyone that took part in races during the month of November, a great effort by all!!! Lots of personal bests especially during the Gosport half marathon. Lauren Jade McIntyre represented Ryde Harriers ,all the way up north in Liverpool for the Liverpool Cross challenge fantastic running!!   Results for […]

Awards night results

   October saw our annual awards evening which was once again a lovely night. Here are the results of the awards eve and some snaps . Unfortunatley not everyone who won awards were able to make it to the evening hence shortage of pictures.Well done to everyone that won and thanks all for a lovely […]

Captain’s report – September

September seemed to go by in a flash. The middle of September was all about the tapering for the Harriers marathon training. With the big day drawing closer and closer it felt strange to run less miles each week. Well done to Abigail Cooke who managed to train (injury free) and complete her first marathon The […]

Captain’s report -July

Well done to all harriers that have competed this month, we have had a variety of different types of races that have taken place this month. Fell racing in the welsh mountains , ultra running, off road half marathons, 10k runs and hilly road races!! Great running people with some fantastic results. Pen y fan […]

Captain’s Report – May

May was quite a quiet month with regards to races only six competetive running events that were represented by Ryde Harriers. Les Cupis completed the Preseli ultra beast (32 mile & 6,000ft of ascent) well done Les! Linsey Brazier took part in the Hardway five mile a multi turrain race and she was 1st lady […]

The Lakeside road relay report by Nigel Eldridge

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    The Lakeside Road Relays – Sunday 17th April 2016 This was to be my first mainland foray representing Ryde Harriers. The trip was expertly organised by our newly appointed men’s captain and fellow team member Trevor McAlister. I had agreed to take part after much prompting from my better half and it would turn […]