The Dragons Back

Know as the toughest five day mountain running race in the world, The Dragons Back travels from North to South down the spine of Wales, 195 miles and ascending almost twice the height of Mount Everest! Todmorden Harrier Louise Greenwood crossed the line in an aggregated time of 66.37 hours and with a massive smile on her face claimed her …

Matt FlanaganThe Dragons Back

Ras Y Moelwyn

Last Saturday was the second race of the British Championships, Ras Y Moelwyn which also featured in the Todmorden Harriers Grand Prix Club Championship. Ten Tod Harriers ventured to Blaenau Ffestiniog in North Wales for the iconic mountain race involving 9.5 miles and 2900 feet of ascent. The race set off from the centre of town and then gradually ascended …

Matt FlanaganRas Y Moelwyn

Tod Vets Take Title at the CWR

The Todmorden Harriers’ Men’s Vet 40+ conquered all comers in the Calderdale Way Relay at the weekend to claim an impressive first place in the Vet 40+ category and 11th place overall, completing the entire Calderdale Way in a cumulative time of 6.49.14.  Andy McFie and Steve Pullen set the early pace for the Harriers, taking Leg 1 in 1.30.37. …

Matt FlanaganTod Vets Take Title at the CWR

Hollingworth Lake 5k Series – Race 3

The third instalment of the fast and furious charge around Hollingworth brought a huge number of Toddies out mid-week, featuring as it did in the club’s Grand Prix. There were fast times and glory in age groups aplenty for Todmorden Harriers. The MV40 first three spots all went to the Harriers – a fantastic effort. Chris Goddard took first MV40 …

Matt FlanaganHollingworth Lake 5k Series – Race 3

Tod Harriers Take on Transylvania Ultra

A group of of Toddies travelled over to Romania to take part in the Transylvania Ultra. A series of races ranging from 20k to 100k and set in the Bucegi area of the Capathian mountains. All the races started and finished at the village of Bran with the famous Castle Bran, the castle of the legendary Vlad the Impaler (Dracula), …

Matt FlanaganTod Harriers Take on Transylvania Ultra

Coiners Fell Race

Report by Paul Alexander Bank Holiday Monday saw 16 Todmorden Harriers out at Coiners Fell Race, a fast 6.7 mile tour of Erringdon Moor, Stoodley Pike and Bell House Moor with 1000’ of climb. Despite a bit of rain, surprisingly large amount of bog, the Toddies had some great performances taking home some prizes for 2nd male (Andrew Worster), 9th …

Matt FlanaganCoiners Fell Race