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The Lakeside road relay report by Nigel Eldridge


    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 […]

Captain’s report -March


This is my first report as Ladies captain sorry it’s a bit late!! March was a very busy month of races, we had the final cross country Arthur Biggs Handicapp, Larmer tree half marathon and the Larmer 20 miles , Salisbury 10 miles, Eastleigh 10k ,Fleet half marathon. Our Easter races Newport to Ryde and […]

Fancy Running At The 2017 Island Games?


The next Island Games event is being held in June 2017 on the beautiful Swedish island of Gotland. The  qualifying standards for the athletic events have been published so if you fancy representing the Isle of Wight (and Ryde Harriers!) at a brilliant international sporting event, here’s your chance. The standards are tough but it’s […]

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 […]

Hampshire Cross Country – by Trevor McAlister


On Saturday it was the fifth and final fixture of the Hampshire XC League, and the location set in the New Forest didn’t disappoint. With this fixture being closer to home, our hardy group of Ryde Harriers were afforded a later than usual start in the morning, but the crossing on the Hover soon shook […]

Captain’s Report For January

Cross country

A busy start to 2016 for team Ryde Harriers with several cross-country races and a great turn out for the Stubbington 10km with a load of PBs. Well done to everyone who has raced so far this year, February is already looking like a busy month with the Ryde 10 been and gone and the […]