Harriers out in force on the fells!
Last Saturday saw an impressive thirteen Rochdale Harriers brave Storm Erik to complete the local nine mile Windy Hill fell race. A favourable tailwind helped runners on the tough climb up the Roman Road to the medieval Aiggen Stone, but a turn onto the moors towards Blackstone Edge saw runners having to battle against a […] Keep reading »
Road Race 2019 Championships
Please see below for the 2019 Road Races as ratified by the club committee. Download as PDF Keep reading »
Fell Race 2019 Championships
Please see below for the 2019 Fell Races as ratified by the club committee. Download as PDF Keep reading »
Goodbye 2018, Hello 2019!
The end of 2018 and the beginning of 2019 marked a busy running programme for many Harriers. Saturday saw ten Harriers join Ian Stainthorpe at Fletcher Moss parkrun in Didsbury, it was not only Stainers 250th parkrun, but his 106th different parkrun course. Fletcher Moss is a relatively new parkrun (7th edition), run on a […] Keep reading »
2019 Road Race Championship
Meeting earlier this month the club committee ratified a provisional list of races for the 2019 club road race championship. To qualify you must: Compete in 4 unique races (in the case of a race series such as the Sale Sizzlers, only your best performance counts, even if you complete all of the races in […] Keep reading »
XC Championship Dates!
Greater Manchester XC Championships (Boggart Hole Clough) – Saturday 8th December 2018 (£6) – Entries from Colin before Thursday 22nd November 2018. Northern XC Championships (Pontefract Race Course) – Saturday 26th January 2019 (£8) – Entries from Colin before Tuesday 8th January 2019. National XC Championships (Harewood House, Leeds) – Saturday 23rd February 2019 (£8) […] Keep reading »
Rochdale Harriers Presentation Evening!
Saturday 8th December 2018 7:30 – Late Bamford Bowling Club, 88 Norden Road £5 including Pie Supper Please get your tickets from Colin or Junior Coaches Keep reading »
London Marathon Entry Draw
If you have entered the London Marathon ballot and been unsuccessful, you may be eligible for entry in to the draw for the place allocated to the club. Please send Phil Roberts (email@example.com) a copy of your rejection if you wish to be entered in to the draw, if: – You are a current member […] Keep reading »
Joe Salt Award
It is time again to recognise someone who has made a huge contribution to Rochdale Harriers, acting in the spirit of our late and much missed former President. The club committee are looking for nominations for members who have contributed to the the club positively, selflessly and in good humour. Please forward nominations to Phil […] Keep reading »
Langdale Horseshoe 2018
Alex Frost gives a personal account of running a wet and wild Langdale Horseshoe Fell Race on 13th October: Dungeon Ghyll in Cumbria was the venue for the final race in this year’s fell GP with the classic Langdale Horseshoe. Myself and Mark Walker and Stephanie Harrison made the journey up to the Lake District […] Keep reading »