TWO Harlow Rugby Club stalwarts have been recognised for their work during the pandemic. Chair of Rugby Paul Tucker has been awarded an Active Essex Sports Hero Award. Paul has kept all the members of the club informed of any changes to rules and regulations during pandemic. A lot of the rules can be complicated […]
YOUNG people have found a new way to compete in sporting competitions during lockdown.
THERE are hopes that Harlow Junior parkrun can restart in the new year. The Harlow Junior parkrun was a very popular event on a Sunday morning attracting a growing number of participants between the ages of 5 to 14. The 2k run took place on the Harlow Showground area of the town park. The national […]
HARLOW Town have added two players to the squad ahead of the return to football next month. Tony Martin is the first player to sign for the Hawks, to bolster the front line. He is a striker who joins from Aveley, where he has had two spells over the past couple of years, with a […]
A BRIEF FA statement following today’s announcement from the UK Government
THE Head Coach at a popular running group in Harlow has been awarded an Essex Active Hero Award. The awards were organised by Essex County Council in partnership with Active Essex. In 2019, Adrian Fell, along with Sharon Wright and Alex Smith started ParkrunandBeyond (PRAB). It was for those runners who had got into running […]
WE have just received a press release where Harlow MP Robert Halfon has welcomed a £300 million financial package for sports organisations. We noted that there was not any mention of athletics. As there are a number of athletics organisations in Harlow. Harlow has Harlow Athletics Club, Harlow Running Club, Harlow Wheelchair Racers, Harlow parkrun, […]
FOLLOWING many letters to several ministers and a meeting with the Sports Minister, Robert Halfon has helped to secure a £300 million financial package that will support sports clubs affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Many sports clubs in Harlow will likely benefit from this funding in what has been an extremely difficult time for them […]
BRITISH Athletics has confirmed the 117 athletes who have been offered membership to the 2020/2021 Olympic and Paralympic World Class Programme (WCP). Among the athletes is Harlow’s Olympic Paralympian, Richard Chiassaro. A spokesperson for British Athletics said: “Due to the challenging circumstances brought by the Covid-19 pandemic this year, and the impact this has had […]
EVERY Saturday, from November 2014 to March 2020, participants traversed the 5k (3.1 mile) course around the Harlow Town Park.
THE Harlow running community has always been very respectful of events such as Remembrance Sunday and this year was no exception.
HARLOW Running Club member Laura Prime ran the Skull Runner Halloween Special race at Dorking, completing 16.4 miles of the off road trail race in 2hrs 49min 23sec.
A STATEMENT issued by the FA today (Tuesday 3rd November) confirms that all fixtures and training for Steps 3-6 of the National League System,
AN APPEAL has started after a Harlow gym suffered severe damage after strong winds on Sunday night.
HARLOW Penguins is one of 75 clubs across the country carefully chosen by sport organisation GiveToLocal as a standard bearer for fundraising potential.
HARLOW Town Ladies progressed to the First Round Proper of the Women’s FA Cup against Royston Town.
IF you want to know why Harlow Town have lost seven league games in a row then one of the major factors is that the look absolutely dreadful in front of goal.
A POPULAR sports centre has been forced to shut due to vandalism and intimidation by yobs.
CASH-strapped local swimming club have made an appeal for financial help.
IT CANNOT help that the team at the bottom of the league has already played thirty players.
HARLOW Running Club members Kelly Burgess and Sandra Webber completed the off road and hilly Beachy Head Marathon at Eastbourne
HARLOW Town’s dreadful start to the season continued with a humiliating 6-1 defeat against Ware.
WELL done to the six juniors from Canons Brook Golf Club who played at Ash Valley.
HARLOW’s Harry Tennison was planning to run the London Marathon this year for his chosen charity, the MS Society. But as well know, Covid-19 put paid to that. Harry has deferred his entry until next October but in the meantime he wanted to continue his fundraising, and so on Sunday, he ran 13.1 miles around […]