Pullan a Fast One At The Yorkshireman

The annual running of the Yorkshireman Off Road Marathon and Half Marathon took place on Sunday 14th September. The overcast sky and slight chill in the air, coupled with relatively dry conditions underfoot, made for good conditions for the 400 or so runners who set off for either the marathon or half marathon event from outside The Fleece on Haworth’s …

Paul BranniganPullan a Fast One At The Yorkshireman

Finishing Off The English At Hodder Valley

Todmorden Harriers ladies made up 1 in 8 of the field for the final English Fell Championship race at Hodder Valley near the Forest of Bowland. Lucy Burnett led the team home to a take fifth place in the team competition. Tod’s second and third counters. Mel Blackhurst and Kath Brierley, also took 4th place in their age categories with …

Paul BranniganFinishing Off The English At Hodder Valley

All That Glitters is Gold for Buddy

Richard Butterwick came out on top for Todmorden Harriers at the Stairway to Heaven Trail Race at Holmbridge, near Holmfirth, on Saturday morning. The inaugural running of this race organised by Summer Wine Trials attracted a small field of runners in drizzly and misty conditions with visibility down to less than 100 metres for much of the 12.5 km mixed …

Paul BranniganAll That Glitters is Gold for Buddy

The Fete Fell Race – Nick and Rebecca Lead The Way

Although not a Tod Harriers organised race the club sent many volunteers and runners up onto the tops on Saturday afternoon to help with this Fete fundraiser. The runners were of a very high quality with Todmorden and Calder Valley occupying 8 of the top 10 places. Calder Valley’s Alex Whittem won comfortably and Todmorden’s Nick Barber and Paul Hobbs …

Paul BranniganThe Fete Fell Race – Nick and Rebecca Lead The Way

Tod Harriers Roar Into Littleborough

Todmorden Harriers made up nearly half of the field in the Littleborough Lions 5K charity race, which was also the 9th counter in Tod’s Road Championships. Mel Blackhurst and Paul Brannigan lead the 22 strong Tod contingent home, both finishing 4th and taking the respective veterans prizes. Both David Leslie and Dan Taylor set personal bests with Dan finishing 6th …

Paul BranniganTod Harriers Roar Into Littleborough

Sedbergh Hills Fell Race

The English Fell Championship moved to Sedbergh on Sunday for the Sedbergh Hills Fell Race a Category A Long Fell Race. The race goes relentlessly up and down a number of hills in the Howgills range. There are some very steep climbs and descents to test even the hardiest fell runners. For the distance of 14 miles it is very …

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