Pauline Takes Second at Stainland

The Stainland Trail race featured in the Todmorden Harriers Grand Prix this year. It is challenging 10km multi-terrain race through the stunning West Yorkshire countryside. Starting and finishing at the Stainland Recreation Ground, the race runs through Fall Spring Wood, Milner Wood, Beestonley Wood, Whittle Wood, Firth House Wood, Crow Wood and beautiful rural roads and trails around Stainland Dean. …

Matt FlanaganPauline Takes Second at Stainland

Annie Takes First at the Lost Shepherd

The Lost Shepherd race, hosted by Calder Valley on Saturday 14th Sep, is a 15 mile race over the local moorlands. It takes runners over the moors and cloughs of the Calder Valley and summits Stoodley Pike not once but twice. Todmorden Harriers were well represented at the race. Annie Roberts took first place in the ladies’ event. The men …

Matt FlanaganAnnie Takes First at the Lost Shepherd

YORKSHIREMAN OFF ROAD FULL & HALF MARATHON

The popular Yorkshireman marathon and half marathon took place in Haworth on Sunday. With both distances attracting over 400 runners in teams of two and solo runners, its a popular event attracting runners from all over the country. 12 Toddies were among the starters. In the full marathon teams event, Catherine Elvin teamed with Sally Chesworth to finish in 11th …

Matt FlanaganYORKSHIREMAN OFF ROAD FULL & HALF MARATHON

Grisedale Horseshoe

Todmorden’s Grand Prix continued on Saturday with the Grisedale Horseshoe Fell Race over in Glenridding, Lake District. The race is also part of the English Championship so a strong field of runners was guaranteed on the day. The race is a 10 mile route with over 5000 feet of climbing which climbs steeply towards the iconic Catsycam summit, and then …

Matt FlanaganGrisedale Horseshoe

BEN NEVIS FELL RACE

The iconic Ben Nevis Fell Race was held on Saturday up in Fort William, Scotland. The punishing 8.7 mile route to the highest point in Great Britain, Ben Nevis, and then straight back down gives each runner 4449 feet of agonising climbing and the same leg wobbling descent! 449 runners managed to complete the race, standing, with Ian Symington and …

Matt FlanaganBEN NEVIS FELL RACE

Blackshaw Head Fete Fell Race

As part of the club’s Grand Prix, the Todmorden Harriers were out in force on Saturday for the Blackshaw Head Fete Fell Race, to take on local rivals Calder Valley Fell Runners. Both Clubs had the fast and furious 5.5m fell race as a fixture in their club competitions, so it was game on. The race was won in fine …

Matt FlanaganBlackshaw Head Fete Fell Race