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Captain’s Report – March 2020


Captain’s Report – March 2020 Well what can I say, other than March has been a turn-up for the books. The month started off normally, Cliff Morley travelled up to London to race in the Vitality Big Half Marathon. Peter & Jodie Willmott even managed to get away to foreign climes, to run the Malta […]

Captain’s Report – February 2020


Captain’s Report – February 2020 A quick look back at February, when normality was a thing. The month got off to a flying start, with Harriers attending 4 different races on the mainland, as well as a massive turnout to our own Ryde 10m, all in the first weekend. With excellent overall and age group […]

Stubbington 10km 2020


Stubbington 10km 2020 – By Trevor McAlister, with contributions from Joe Wade, Charlie Metcalfe, Jodie Wilmott, Jodie Woolston.   It was Sunday 12th January 2020, and a sea of Red was gathering in Ryde! No this is not the prologue to an apocalypse novel, but runners from Ryde Harriers preparing to board the Fast Cat, […]

Captain’s Report – December 2019


Captain’s Report – December 2019 December was a busy month, that all too soon rolled into January. It started off with a record-breaking turnout of 34 Harriers at Victory 5m, almost double our usual number, only for this record to be smashed by Stubbington 10km in January. Full report to follow. Chilly Hilly lived up […]

Captain’s Report – November 2019


Captain’s Report – November 2019 Its been a busy month post IOW Marathon with PBs galore, that marathon endurance training is now translating into speed endurance. For those that maintain a good level of training through the winter, should see even more PBs in the new year. There was good number of Harriers at recent […]

Captain’s Report – September 2019


September saw the start of the Hampshire Road Race League 2019/20 season with Overton 5m, which is a lovely little race and highly recommended to anyone that is new to the HRRL. On the subject of the HRRL, its great to see so many signed up to Victory 5m & Stubbington 10km. Our own Ryde […]

Captain’s Report – July 2019


July has been a busy month, with two big Island races Brading 10km & St Georges 10m, both with good performances by Harriers. This month has also seen Harriers attend international & national events, the first being the Island games in Gibraltar where Charlie won gold, and the ladies team won silver. Shortly after returning […]