HARLOW Running Club members training for a spring marathon completed the Benfleet 15 as part of their race buildup. The 15 mile multi-terrain race was hilly and very muddy in places with some sections still covered in snow. Rich Hynes finished in 26th place out of 564 finishers in an excellent 1hr 45min 36sec, a […]
SEVERAL Harlow Running Club members ran off the Christmas excesses by completing the Buntingford 10 Mile race two days after Christmas.
IF THERE is one person that encapsulates the spirit of the parkrun in Harlow then it is local runner Martin Elven.
HARLOW Running Club competed in the second round of the East Herts and West Essex Cross Country League on Sunday at a muddy 5 mile course at Ware.
IN a late result from the previous week, Harlow Running Club hosted the first round of the East Herts and West Essex Cross Country League
ST Mark’s West Essex Catholic Secondary School are hosting, with England Athletics and Premier Sport delivering, an athletics club for Year 5 & 6 pupils. The club will be fully inclusive and work towards England Athletics 365 Scheme, Sporthall Athletics and Endurance activities using fun and engaging games.
HARLOW Running Club member Sharon Wright won the club’s Decathlon Performance of
the Month Award for November for achieving a new Female Vet 35 club record at the Victoria Park Half Marathon.
At the Essex Vets Cross Country race, over a 5 mile undulating course at Writtle, Peter Mills collected the Vet 70 Gold Medal by finishing in 121st place
out of 123 finishers and 1st in his age group.
FOUR Harlow Running Club members completed the Victoria Park Half Marathon in
East London, each of them achieved a personal best time for the distance (PB)
and there was also a new club record.
HARLOW Running Club members Paul Schroder and Wendy Spring went to Las Vegas to
get married and also run a couple of races.
HARLOW AC (HAC) competed at the 2nd round of the Essex XC League at Hylands Park in Chelmsford on Saturday 29th October 2016. Conditions on the day were unseasonably warm with hard ground conditions making for fast going underfoot.
ON Saturday 22nd October 2016, members of Harlow AC’s (HAC) young endurance squad continued their fine form in the Great Run Series at Portsmouth in the Great South Run
HARLOW Running Club members competed in the first race of the Metropolitan Cross
Country League held on a hilly 5 mile course at Claybury Park in Woodford. Rick Ricketts finished in 341st place out of 472 finishers in a commendable 36min
WE cannot speak highly enough of Harlow’s Junior parkrun. It starts at 9am in the main part of the Harlow Town Park just next to Pets Corner. It is run by a very dedicated team, who are full of enthusiasm and encouragement.
HARLOW Running Club had a fantastic turnout at the Essex Half Marathon Championships at Pleshey, near Chelmsford, with 26 runners competing. This effort was rewarded with three individual medals, two team medals, all won by their female runners, and eight personal best times for the distance (PB).
HARLOW Running Club’s beginner running courses are perfect for those who would like to learn to run in the company of others in the same situation as you.
OVER thirty supporters of Kaleigh Lau turned out at the Harlow parkrun to help raise awareness of the young girl’s medical plight. Wearing Team Kaleigh t-shirts, they ran around the 5K course on what was a bright sunny September morning.
FOUR Harlow Running Club members travelled to Nottingham to compete in the Robin
Hood Half Marathon. First home was David Page in 2749th place out of 6296
finishers in 2hrs 00min 52sec. He was followed by Janice Page 3190th, Debbie
Smith 3191st and Karen Moir 3192nd, all in a time of 2hrs 05min 05sec.
THE Harlow parkrun celebrated its 100th running on Saturday with near record numbers. The 5k run through the town park has won major plaudits for its all inclusive ethos and community spirit.
HARLOW Running Club members Will Wall and Martyn Coulter competed in the Kent
Coyote Marathon. Wall led the way in 34th place out of 271 finishers in a
creditable 3hrs 41min 06sec and Coulter was 48th in a personal best time for the
distance (PB) of 3.49.46.
HARLOW athlete, Richard Chissario is set to go in the final of the 800 metres in the Paralympic final.
Richard has already impressed by coming fourth in the 400 metres. But that was not his specialist event.
HARLOW Running Club was represented at the Great North Run at Newcastle by
husband and wife runners David and Janice Page. Janice led the way, finishing
the 13.1 mile half marathon race in 9840th place out of 41,287 finishers in 1hr
57min 58sec. David was not far behind in 12,556th place in 2hrs 02min 38sec.
HUNDREDS of runners traversed the highways and byways of Harlow as they competed in the Harlow 10 mile road race. The 294 brave souls set out from Mark Hall and headed through Church Langley before venturing out to Magdalen Laver and on the outskirts of Old Harlow.
THE Harknett brothers Lewis and Owen where once again in sizzling form to claim gold and bronze respectively over the 1500m steeplechase in the U17 men’s category at Southend on Saturday 27th Aug 2016.