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Captain’s Report for September and October

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Captain’s Report – September Hey there folks,we have done a double whammy for you this time, September and October all in one!! it will be Christmas before we know it. well done to all that have taken part in races during these months. We have had Marathons, Halfs,10ks, 5miles. Fell running on the Island…and in […]

61ST I.O.W Marathon 2017 by Terry Smith

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I have been asked by our club captain to share my experience of the IOW Marathon. So, how did my race all come about? The good old fashioned new year’s resolution had struck on this one. The resolution was to lose weight, I was a fairly hefty 96kg in January this year, which is a […]

Captain’s Report – August 2017

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Peter Young started off the month with an outstanding performance in the European Masters Championship Half Marathon, bring home the gold. Peter has been training hard at the track for over a year and it has certainly payed off, it just goes to show you are never too old to be fast. Myself and Rodney […]

Captain’s Report for July 2017

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Captain’s Report – July It is so lovely to see so many of our Ryde Harriers turning out in their fine red vests for running events, held here  on the Island and much further away  over on the mainland.Us Harriers seem to pop up everywhere. Well done team great work. Good luck to all that […]

Captain’s Report – June 2017

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June has been a busy month filled with some fantastic races. The month was started off with the festival of running, where the popular Needles half was joined by the 5k & 10k on the Saturday, and the Needles marathon on the Sunday. There were some excellent times recorded for these races, on what is […]

The Brecon Fans Race weekend.By Nigel Eldridge

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The weekend of the 8th & 9th of July saw a group of Harriers once again take on the might of South Wales’ Brecon Beacons. A weekend comprising of two fell runs, very different in distance, yet similar in level of difficulty. The races which are organised by the local mountain running club “Mynydd Du” […]

Captain’s report for May 2017

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Captain’s Report – May 2017 Hi folks, May has been a rather busy month of races. A super well done to all those that have taken part in races during this month  and an extra special well done to those Harriers that  took part in  the Netley 10k  for their first ever race!! brilliant stuff […]

Captain’s Report – April 2017

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Its spring again, there’s bird song in the air, and the groans of weary marathon runners. Adam & Andrew started the month off with outstanding performances at Manchester Marathon both getting under 3 hours, with Andrew’s time resulted in him being selected to run for England at the Chester Marathon in October. There were also […]

Captain’s report -March 2017

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Captain’s Report – March Well done to all of you that have competed in events throughout March. Well done to the boys who will be promoted to division 2 in the Hampshire cross country league. We had a lovely little  weekend away for the Larmer tree 20miles( which is actually 21.3 miles). A great route! […]