BRAVE Harlow Primary school athletes beat the heat at the Essex Cross Country Champs.
A Harlow couple raised over £3500 for charity after they completed the London Marathon on Sunday.
HARLOW Town’s defeat to Billericay meant the fellow Essex side were crowned champions of the Bostik Premier.
HARLOW Running Club were represented at the 38th Virgin Money London Marathon by 13 runners amongst the 40 thousand plus finishers. On what was reported to be the hottest day in the history of the event it was not surprising that there no PBs set on the day.
WELL done to all the swimmers and schools who made this year’s swimming gala a mammoth event! With year groups racing separately this year, the event was double the size of the previous year and with a total of 28 teams competing over the afternoon it was great to organise such a superb event.
THE BOSS of Netball Europe has praised Harlow’s Commonwealth Games Gold medallist, Jo Harten and has urged the town to get behind the sport. Lyn Carpenter was part of the team that won a bronze at the Commonwealth Games in 1998. She now heads Network Europe that is charged with promoting and developing the sport […]
WELL done to Harlow runner, Amie Bruce, who completed the London Marathon on Sunday despite the sweltering conditions. Amie, 21, competed the 26 mile course in 6 hours and 23 minutes on a day when the temperature topped 23 degrees. She has raised over £5,000 for mental health charity MIND. https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/amie-bruce2 Amie lives in Church […]
HARLOW began the EYAL junior season in decent fashion at Watford as the small squad of twenty-nine athletes, across the three age groups, scored over 300 points. In this particular match they were up against three of the bigger teams on the circuit, making their task all the more difficult.
Essex Senior League Round-Up Report by Peter Dudley / Photo by Philip Lindhurst Basildon United 3 Woodford Town (2017) 0 The Bees continued their quest for promotion with another three points as they defeated Woodford Town at the Ho Ho Stadium. All the goals came before half time and the scoring began in the 11th […]
THE pressure was off the Hawks, having already secured their place at Step Three of the non-league pyramid in last Saturday, but the defeat for Tooting & Mitcham inflicted damage on their own hopes of avoiding the drop.
INSPIRED by former St Mark’s pupil Jo Harten’s success in the Commonwealth Games, St Mark’s U16’s Netball team beat Davenant Foundation School 38-7 in the Final of the West Essex Championships to take the title.
HARLOW’S 2018 senior season began with a ‘home’ match at Lee Valley on Saturday 14 April. Conditions were perfect for a good day’s athletics and Harlow’s athletes took full advantage, coming second to a strong Woodford Green side; a side that included some of their British Athletics League squad.
PASSMORES U-14 girls capped their amazing run to the final of this year’s Essex Cup in the best possible way: by bringing home the silverware. Making their debut in the final against a seasoned Eastwood team, the girls knew that the challenge would be intense. But, showing the self-belief and self-sacrificing teamwork that has got them this far, they managed their ultimate test.
Chingford Athletic 3 Oracle Components 5 Essex Junior Cup Final Report by Scott Lanza Oracle Components finished off their maiden voyage in the Essex Junior Cup by lifting the silverware after a pulsating Final at Aveley FC’s Parkside Stadium. Chingford Athletic were winners of this competition in 2015/16 and were able to go […]
MEDALS and rosettes for Harlow Gymnastics Club at the Essex NDP county grade competition in Colchester. All 34 club gymnasts passed their respective grades in the county event, competing against over 250 gymnasts from all the top-flight clubs in Essex.
HARLOW Town earned a point away at Tonbridge in Kent on Tuesday night.
HARLOW Running Club member Andy Bradley smashed his marathon PB by over 12 minutes at the Brighton Marathon, finishing in 2022nd place out of 19,787 finishers in 3hrs 47min 39sec. Sam Carter, in his second marathon in as many weeks, was 2442nd in 3.52.23 and Debbie Smith 7144th in 4.44.01. Meanwhile at the off road […]
AS PART of the build up to the Lonsdon Marathon on Sunday, we are saying Good Luck to a Harlow runner each day. Today, we say “Happy running” to Harlow’s Hazel Thomas. Hazel said: “I took up running three years ago at the age of 53. I am running for PhabKids. I do not belong […]
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Essex Senior League Round-Up Report by Peter Dudley Friday Tower Hamlets 0 Basildon United 4 An early George Whitby penalty plus further strikes from Jamie Brown, Jack Adlington and James Peagram helped the Bees to a comfortable win over Tower Hamlets at Aveley’s Parkside ground in an Essex Senior League contest. The game had been […]
Bostik Premier Harlow Town 2 v 0 Brightlingsea Regent A fourth consecutive home win saw Harlow beat Brightlingsea 2-0 and mathematically confirm their place in next season’s seventh tier of English football. By Callum Hibberd A tenth minute penalty and 27th minute Matt Foy header were the differences between the two teams in what was […]
HARLOW’S Jo Harten won a Gold Medal at the Commonwealth Games after England beat favourites Australia 52-51 in the final.
ENGLAND’S netball team were six goals down at half-time of their semi-final against Jamaica, but recovered to reach their first Commonwealth Games final.
WE hope you have all been cheering on Harlow representatives in the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast in Australia. Andrew Osagie, Richard Chiassario and Jo Harten have all flown the flag in the England vest. But forty years ago, Sue Mapstone (now Collins) won a silver medal in the Pentathlon at the 1978 […]