Rivington Pike

Rivington Pike Fell Race Report by Paul Alexander On Easter Saturday 13 Todmorden Harriers ran the Rivington Pike Fell Race, the first short fell race in the Todmorden Harriers Grand Prix. It is one of the oldest fell races in the country and involves 3 miles with 700 foot of climb from the Crown Hotel in Chorley. It is a …

Matt FlanaganRivington Pike

Annie wins at Heptonstall

Heptonstall Fell Race, Sun 25 March Report by Darren Graham Sunday saw the re-arranged Heptonstall Fell Race which was rescheduled from last Sunday due to the weather. This time, the weather Gods were feeling in a better mood and gave everyone a well deserved spring day. 25k of running over the wild moors and steep wooded valleys around Heptonstall giving …

Matt FlanaganAnnie wins at Heptonstall

Taylor Completes 50k

Canalathon Ultra, Sun 25 March Report by Jo Daniels Cannonball Events hosted the 50, 75 & 100km Canalathon Ultras on Sunday, for those long distance runners aiming for distance and speed. Dan Taylor competed in the 50km course from central Manchester to Sowerby Bridge along the Rochdale Canal in 4.56.10 to finish in 24th place.

Matt FlanaganTaylor Completes 50k

Shackleton Gallops into Top 5

Garstang Gallop, Sun 25 March Report by Jo Daniels The aptly named Garstang Gallop road race drew seven Todmorden Harriers out to join 140 other runners in the spring sunshine at the weekend. The fast and furious rural course takes runners on a single seven mile loop. Todmorden’s Darren Shackleton was in fine form to finish 4th senior male and …

Matt FlanaganShackleton Gallops into Top 5

Red Hot Toddy

Red Hot Toddy 10k, Sun 11 March Report by Paul Alexander Todmorden Harriers put on a great show with their own local road race event on Sunday. The 10k race was organised by Sue Copley for the club who made sure that preparations were pieced together with meticulous detail with some great support from other club members leading up to …

Matt FlanaganRed Hot Toddy

English Fell Champs get Underway

Edale Skyline Fell Race, Sun 11 March Report by Paul Alexander The English Fell Championships were underway on Sunday 11th March with the Edale Skyline fell race. This is an iconic race in the fell running calendar dating back to its first event in 1974. It’s a long tough race with often challenging conditions. There were 9 Todmorden Harriers who …

Matt FlanaganEnglish Fell Champs get Underway