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Captain’s Report – July 2019

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July has been a busy month, with two big Island races Brading 10km & St Georges 10m, both with good performances by Harriers. This month has also seen Harriers attend international & national events, the first being the Island games in Gibraltar where Charlie won gold, and the ladies team won silver. Shortly after returning […]

Captain’s Report – May 2019

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There has been lots of long races going on in May. Starting off with the IOW challenge close to home, 10km & Half Marathon over the water in Southampton, and as fare away as Belfast Marathon. Some may think that these Harriers that have clocked up epic mileage in May would be looking forward to […]

Captain’s Report – March 2019

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March has been a busy month with some top performances and quite a number of firsts. Alison Critchley, Pippa Sharp, Jake Brougham, Isabella Brougham completing Half Marathons for the first time, and Jake getting an excellent time as well. Charlie Metcalfe performed well in the Essex 20m, I (Trevor) was on top form for the […]

Captain’s Report – January 2019

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There was a rather chilly start to January with the Hampshire Cross-Country Championships, which saw Charlie, Les & Roger placing well in their age categories.   Stubbington 10km was very popular again this year, with 23 Harriers competing. The conditions were ideal for good times, and Les proved he was on top form by achieving […]

Captain’s Report – November 2018

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In November we had our annual dinner & dance, congratulations to everyone that won prizes. Results for Oakhaven Forest Half Marathon 4th November Catherine Young               01:47:40   Results for Off the Tarmac ultra 30m 10th November Les Cupis                             05:00:50 (8th overall) Results for Sugar Loaf Fell run 10th November Nigel Eldridge                    00:56:24 Jimi Eldridge                       01:03:13 […]

Captain’s Report – September 2018

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September saw the start of another HRRL season, with a good turn out to Overton 5m. A much smaller team also run the Solent Half Marathon, which is a surprisingly nice route and not too hilly, and a better run all round than Gosport Half with its seasonal bad weather along the sea front. The […]

Isle of Wight Fell Race Series 2018 By Oliver Cooper & Sarah Probert

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‘Endurance! Endurance! Endurance!’ was the name of the game across the weekend of 15/16 September as some of our more ‘hardcore’ members took on the infamous Ventnor Fell Runs. Ryde Harriers teamed up with the Ventnor Fell Running Association to put on the event which attracted 275 competitors from across the country, an increase on […]