Paul Alexander

Hollingworth Lake 5k

Hollingworth Lake 5k, 17 April 2017 Race Report by Darren Graham On Easter Monday 219 runners put their Easter egg fuel to good use as they raced around Hollingworth Lake in this local 5k race put on by Cannonball Events. Winner Joseph Crossfield of Halifax Harriers made light work of this one as he sped round in 16:42. Amanda Crook …

Matt FlanaganHollingworth Lake 5k
JW_Donard

British Fell Champs Race 1

Donard Challenge Fell Race, 8 April 2017 Race Report by Paul Alexander 17 Tod Harriers travelled to Northern Ireland this weekend to compete in the first race of this year’s British Fell Running Championships. The sun shone brightly upon Newcastle County Down but a cooling sea gave comfort during the runners’ exertions. The first fast 3km of the challenging 10km …

Matt FlanaganBritish Fell Champs Race 1
Rebecca Patrick

Heptonstall Fell Race

Heptonstall Fell Race, 19 March 2017 Race Report by Darren Graham 247 runners faced the rain, wind and bogs for the ever popular Heptonstall fell race. At just over 15 miles with over 3000ft of climbing, it is a popular event many runners love to do each year. The route takes the runners over a mixture of steep-sided wooded valleys, …

Matt FlanaganHeptonstall Fell Race
Haworth Hobble 2017

Hobble kicks off the Ultra Champs

Haworth Hobble, 11 March 2017 Race Report by Paul Alexander On Saturday 11th March, the ever popular 32 mile Haworth Hobble took place, combining some of the best Pennine paths over the moors from Haworth with some of Calderdale’s iconic features such as Stoodley Pike. With 4400ft of elevation, this longstanding ultra distance course saw 367 competitors take to the …

Matt FlanaganHobble kicks off the Ultra Champs