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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 […]

Captain’s report February 2018

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Captain’s Report – February 2018 As I sit here and type out this report for February, sipping hot chocolate, in front of the fire, watching the snow gently falling for most of the morning and noon. It feels more like Feb rather than the middle of March. Right then, back to the business of report […]

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 […]

Captains Report for December 2017

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Captain’s Report – December December saw us tackle some wet, chilly, hilly,…crazy runs over the festive season. The Chilly Hilly certainly lived up to its name this year as conditions were very stormy. The wind was gusting at 80mph with freezing cold rain driving right into our eyeballs. Suffice to say we all thoroughly enjoyed […]