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Races That Never Were – May 2020 (Part 1)

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Races That Never Were – May 2020 (Part 1) With no races in the month of May, Ryde Harriers members were asked to send in their tails of past races where they didn’t make it to the start, or didn’t finish. We received some great detailed stories, so detailed in fact, I’ve split it into […]

Strava Art Challenge – April 2020


Strava Art Challenge – April 2020   Many thanks too Keith & Carolyn at ‘Thumbs Up Productions’ for setting the ‘Strava Art’ Challenge. Ryde Harriers members were challenged to use our allowed one exercise a day, to plan a run that when the GPS data is uploaded to Strava, the run will create a picture […]

Larmer Tree Half Marathon


Larmer Tree Half Marathon by Trevor McAlister & Diana Swyers   2nd Place Overall by Trevor McAlister Having finished 5th in the Larmer Tree 10m race in 2019, I had been training hard in the run-up to the Larmer Tree, with the aim of trying to get on the podium this year in the Half […]

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 […]

Captain’s Report – January 2020


Posted by Ladies Captain Nat Rose Firstly sorry for the very slow posting of January’s report, please forgive me this is my first Captains report. Team Harriers have had a great month, hitting the ground running as we start the new century.   Starting out on a surprisingly dry cross country course, the Harriers team […]

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, […]