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Festive Season Events Guide


There’s plenty going on at this time of year but there is also lots of great running to be had to maintain your fitness or shed the guilt of one too many ports. Here’s a guide to what’s coming up: Thursday 17th – Final Thursday night training session of 2015 – 6:30pm meet outside the […]

Awards Night 2015

All the winners

Saturday night saw sixty club members, friends, family and honoured guests squeeze into Yelf’s function room for our annual awards night. Winners of the four main awards were from across the club ranks with the second awarding of the Christine Law Trophy for Runners’ Runner going to Samantha Fancourt for her excellent improvements in the 2015, […]

Marathon News


It’s been a very marathon-orientated last couple of weeks with the 59th IW Marathon last weekend taking place in lovely sunshine plus the annual postal disappointment of the London Marathon ballot results dropping on to doorsteps. So it seems an appropriate time to be making clear the rules for our annual club draw for the […]

Overton 5 Race Report by Sam Cleare


Sunday 6th September saw the start of the Hampshire Road Race League with the Overton 5 mile. Having only been a Harrier for 6 months, all these races still hold a certain novelty to me, with the urge to collect a medal from each race on the calendar still very strong! Having never been to […]

The Great West Fell Race


It’s been a while since we had a proper, serious running outing to do some fell running so, with the excuse of it being my stag do, I dragged Andy Keehn (a glutton for punishment), Dan Murphy (fell run virgin) and Andy Leal (grizzled veteran with a many a mountainous tale to tell) along with […]

The Salisbury 5-4-3-2-1 by Abi Cooke

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(You might want to have a cup of tea and a snack while you read this!) In February after going through a bit of a rough patch, my super runner Brother Paul, suggested we enter an ultra ‘to cheer you up’.  I think it says something about my state of mind at the time that […]