HARLOW’S youth team got their season underway with a long away trip to Bedford. Despite the numbers now training, turnout was disappointingly low. It was no surprise then that the team ended the day in sixth place.
A NUMBER of Harlow runners took part in the very popular Brighton Marathon on Sunday. The group were joined by fellow runners from around the region. They often meet up on a Sunday morning from canal paths near Hertford to the cycle tracks of Harlow for a long run. They are testament to how working as a group, can really help you get ready for a marathon.
A TOP Harlow runner achieved an impressive personal best at the Manchester marathon last weekend.
HARLOW Running Club had a magnificent turnout at the St Clare 10K at Hastingwood, on the outskirts of Harlow, with 63 runners helping to raise much needed funds for the hospice. Martin Westley was victorious in 1st place out of 346 finishers in a fantastic PB time of 35min 28sec.
A TOTAL of 398 athletes took part in St Clare Hospice’s 10k 2019 race on Sunday (7th April), making it the most popular St Clare 10k to date. The annual charity race, which celebrated its 25th anniversary this year, is a permanent fixture in Essex running club calendars
ST Clare Hospice’s annual sporting event, the St Clare 10k, is fast approaching – on Sunday 7th April – but there is still time to sign up before advance registration closes on Monday 1st April. Those who miss this deadline needn’t worry; they can still register on the morning of the event.
HARLOW runner, Kelly Burgess has had a remarkable four years since taking up the sport only four years ago. In 2015, Kelly had seen people running round the Town Park in Harlow and was inspired but nervous. So she volunteered as a marshall for a few runs before placing up the courage to run for […]
HARLOW Running Club were well represented at the Oakley 20 Mile race near Bedford. For those about to a run a marathon in the coming weeks the Oakley 20 Mile race is a good assessment of how one’s training has gone.
By Trudy Harper TALENTED Harlow AC athlete Rosa Huntington has struck gold for GB at Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi. Rosa won gold medals in javelin and long jump. Rosa, who is 28, was born with Downs Syndrome. She has always been an enthusiastic athlete participating in swimming, horse riding, gymnastics and athletics. She […]
HARLOW Running Club members training for a Spring Marathon completed various long distance events over the weekend.
IN FEBRUARY, we reported on a number of Harlow residents who are taking on all 26 miles and 385 yards that is the London Marathon. With just five weeks left, we asked them a number of questions. How is training going? Any injuries? How is fundraising getting on? Still looking forward to it? Carly Bown […]
HARLOW Running Club had 29 runners at the second edition of the Vitality Big Half, London’s community half marathon. The race starts by Tower Bridge and finishes at the iconic Cutty Sark and was won for the second time by Britain’s Sir Mo Farah. First home for Harlow was Martin Westley in 300th place out […]
HARLOW Running Club held their presentation evening at the weekend where trophies were awarded for members performances during the previous year.
IT WAS another busy week for the Harlow Running Club athletes. As you can see, there doesn’t appear to have been a parkrun in the area without a Harlow runner giving of their best in a blue vest.
HARLOW Running Club hosted the third race of four of the East Herts and West Essex Cross Country League, on an unseasonably warm Sunday morning, over a 5 mile course on the fields and woods between Newhall and Church Langley
A RECORD-breaking 301 participants took part in the Harlow parkrun on Saturday morning.
THREE stalwarts of the Harlow running scene are set to hit the 100 parkrun mark.
HARLOW Running Club were represented at Sunday’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Half Marathon by sixteen runners, one of whom finished first in their age category and five others achieved a personal best time for the distance (PB).
HARLOW’S Shemar Boldizsar had an excellent weekend as he won bronze in the Senior Men’s 200m final. In the first round he was second on the track in a time of 21.67 seconds, a season’s best. However, he was upgraded to first place when Kristian Jones was disqualified for a lane infringement.
ATHLETES from all over the region gathered at Lee Valley for the Eastern Region Championships; an event combined with Essex’ individual championships. It proved to be a very fruitful weekend fir Harlow athletes across the age groups.
ST Clare Hospice is holding its annual 10k race on Sunday, 7th April, with the race starting at 10:30am. This popular annual sporting event, which is a regular fixture in local running club calendars, celebrates its 25th anniversary this year.
HARLOW Running Club members Craig Segal and Martin Westley both had excellent PB runs at the Great Bentley Half Marathon, finishing within seconds of each other. Segal finished in 32nd place out of 666 finishers in 1hr 19min 13sec and Westley was 36th in 1.19.39. Also running were Martyn Coulter 130th in 1.29.21(PB), Sharon Wright […]
HARLOW Running Club veteran is set to start his twenty-fifth London Marathon.
PLEASE support Harlow resident Nicola Stripp as she takes on the London Marathon for charity.