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Captain’s Report for February


Another busy month of races has just whizzed by, including the last Hampshire cross country league fixture. Once again, we’ve had a good club representation throughout the season and it feels a bit of a shame to be saying goodbye to our days out on the mainland with IWAC for another year. Can’t be glum […]

The Larmer Tree Race Report by Rosie Eldridge


Thanks to Rosie for this report on last weekend’s Lamar Tree race. The Harriers ladies took off on a jolly overseas adventure!  The Larmer Tree half marathon, an off road hilly half, in the Salisbury/Dorset area. We decided to travel up the day before and make a weekend of it. Abbie found us some amazing […]

Captain’s Report For December


This is the first in a (hopefully) ongoing series of monthly updates on our club race results and performances that myself and Pete Still will be posting as part of our roles as club captains. These results are handed in at club committee meetings but never get seen anyone unless they go looking for the […]

Island Games Jersey 2015


As you may know I’ve had a bit of a turbulent time with running leading up to the Island Games. First I experienced excitement and sheer terror at the prospect of running which then turned into distress that I might not be able to compete due to twingy calves and a sore shin. All of […]

Relay Running

Relay team

It was a stunning day for this new event held at Lakeside North Harbour, Cosham. We took two women’s teams and one men’s team to compete in the senior races, with Sam Cleare and Justin Fitzgerald competing in their first mainland race as Harriers. Despite some chesty coughs everyone ran superbly with the women’s teams […]

An Easter weekend of racing


Harriers had a great turnout for both of the races this weekend, the first of which was the Newport to Ryde on Saturday. Conditions underfoot were pretty good going for the most part and the weather was kind, with just a cold(ish) wind. First home for the ladies was Sarah Kavanagh in an official time […]