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Hampshire Road Race League 2017/18 Season Roundup

Hampshire Road Race League 2017/18 Season Roundup June also saw a small team compete in Eastleigh 10km the penultimate of the HRRL races, unfortunately the last race in the season Lordshill 10km clashed with the Braiding 10k so we didn’t have any runner at this race, but the good news is that there won’t be […]

Captain’s Report – May 2018

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Another month of excellent performances of speed and endurance, with Richard, Simon, Sasha & Matthew taking on the IOW Challenge Ultra. Peter Young beating the rest of his age category yet again at the 10km international masters, and Adam Tuck achieving sub 3 hours for Liverpool marathon. Strong teams took part in both the Alton […]

Manchester Marathon 2018. Flat PB heaven! by Sam and Elaine

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A superb marathon and weekend away. So Saturday morning bright and early with a few snacks (not mentioning excess baggage!!) off the Harriers went to Manchester. With well organised transport arrangements and seamless links (thanks to Mr Warren), we arrived in the northern capital. Hotel check in completed and baggage unloaded, we made full use […]

Captain’s Report – March 2018

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March has been unpredictable weather wise as usual, with snow days causing the Eastleigh 10km to be postponed, and then almost spring weather the following week. Despite the weather lots of harriers have managed away days on the mainland, some even as far away as Paris and Cyprus. We actually did some running while we […]

Running The Paris Half Marathon by Kate Young – March 4, 2018

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Running a half marathon for charity is challenging enough, but add travelling in a severe snowstorm with many services cancelled and you can understand why my first overseas race was so memorable. The challenge began innocently enough last September- my husband and I were comparing bucket lists and discovered neither of us had been to Paris. […]

Ryde Harriers Cross Country Series 2018 By Sue Clerkin

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I was told that the Ryde Harriers Cross Country series, had the tradition of running “proper” cross-country courses and described as a ‘mudfest’, and that this year’s new course out towards Nunwell House has already gained popularity compared to previous courses, with its interesting new feature ‘Screaming Woman Wood’ and some of the old favours […]

Captain’s Report – January 2018

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January has been a rather busy and very muddy month. It started off with the Hampshire cross country championships and the league fixture at Prospect park, in which Les Cupis performed very well and came home with 1st Vet 55. We managed to field full teams for both events, but our numbers weren’t as high […]