Harlow Wheelchair Racers have great success in Switzerland

Harlow Wheelchair Racers have great success in Switzerland

RECENTLY, member so the Harlow Wheelchair Racers (WCR) had great success at an international meeting in Switzerland. Top of the list was Paralympian, Richard Chiassaro, who broke the T54 World Record for 800 metres. YH went down to training on a warm June evening to speak to a number of the athletes. 1. Richard Chiassaro […]

Judo: Mixed Harlow Judo team make the grade

Judo: Mixed Harlow Judo team make the grade

A TEAM of mixed grade Harlow Judo Club players ranging from juniors to seniors, travelled to Thetford to take part in the East Anglian Fours competition.  For one of the players, it was her first competition and to put into practice all the training she had received.  The team was split into 6 pre-arranged groups according to age, grade and weight and in this particular competition, and had no more than 3 fights per group.

Athletics: Harlow runners endure at 24 hour relay

Athletics: Harlow runners endure at 24 hour relay

HARLOW Running Club member Craig Segal finished the Southend Half Marathon in 25th place out of 2053 finishers in an excellent personal best time for the distance (PB) of 1hr 23min 12sec. He was followed by Carinne Jay 265th and 3rd Female Vet 45 in 1.39.12, Nick Ryley-Warren 352nd in 1.41.54, Laura Prime 875th in 1.56.35 and Dave Goosetree 1072nd in 2.00.50.

Cricket: Harlow Town find Horndon a hill too steep

Cricket: Harlow Town find Horndon a hill too steep

LAST Saturday saw Harlow Town’s first XI travel away to Horndon-on-the-Hill in search of the first victory of the season. Town were asked to bat first on a ground which would be tough to score with a very long outfield. Openers Suraj Chauhan and Ashley Alderson started well putting on 49 for the first wicket […]

BATTS pay tribute to the late Dame Tessa Jowell

BATTS pay tribute to the late Dame Tessa Jowell

HARLOW-based Table Tennis club BATTS have paid tribute to former sports minister, Dame Tessa Jowell, who passed away last month. A spokesperson said: “The recent news of the sad and untimely death of Dame Tessa Jowell prompted us to recall that this much- admired MP visited us ten years ago. “The visit was during the […]

Active Essex to challenge issues around physical inactivity

Active Essex to challenge issues around physical inactivity

Active Essex to challenge issues around physical inactivity ACTIVE Essex, the county sports partnership (CSP) for Greater Essex has unveiled a bold new approach as it enters the second year of its strategic plan to get 1 million people active. Recent figures suggest that a worrying 1 in 5 adults in Essex are not taking […]

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