Bluebell Trail Race – 8th May 2022

There were two Todmorden Harriers taking part in the Bluebell Trail race on Sunday 8th May. The race is a 10.3-mile multi terrain race through woodlands, canal towpaths, trails and cobbles streets. The unique course incorporates some of the most scenic views within the heart of Yorkshire, the infamous Trooper Lane and a refreshing river crossing to finish. Mark Tempest …

Matt FlanaganBluebell Trail Race – 8th May 2022

Pendle Cloughs Fell Race – 7th May 2022

A sunny Saturday afternoon in Downham, Lancashire saw the latest round of the Todmorden Harriers GP and fell championship at Pendle Cloughs fell race. The race is 14 miles with 4,100 ft of elevation which takes in seldom seen areas of Pendle and allows runners a choice of route between 9 checkpoints. There were 10 Todmorden Harriers taking part and …

Matt FlanaganPendle Cloughs Fell Race – 7th May 2022

Blackpool Half Marathon

Todmorden’s club championships were back on the road this week with a long road counter in the form of Blackpool Half. A flat as you like, out and back ‘PB’ course down Blackpool Promenade. 9 Harriers made the trip to the seaside with a series of really strong performances. Performance of the day probably goes to Kim Ashworth who took …

Matt FlanaganBlackpool Half Marathon

Caldervale 10 miler – Good Friday 15th April 2022

It was back to the road for Race 10 of the Grand Prix, with a trip up to the delightful village of Calder Vale near Garstang. (For the geographically confused who knew the Calder started as a trickle over in Lancashire but surely not that far up…this is a different Calder.) A fast course around quiet country lanes, with a …

Matt FlanaganCaldervale 10 miler – Good Friday 15th April 2022

Manx Mountain Marathon – Saturday 16th April 2022

Several Toddies headed over the Irish Sea for this beast of a race – marathon in name only as it runs for over 30 miles down the spine of the island from Ramsey in the northeast to Port Erin in the southwest. It takes in over 8000ft of climbing including the island’s highest peak, Snaefell. Unfortunately the weather across the …

Matt FlanaganManx Mountain Marathon – Saturday 16th April 2022

Llangollen Fell Race – 10th April 2022

On Saturday a sole Todmordian made the journey to Llangollen in Wales to take part in the Llangollen fell race. The journey turned out to be a fruitful one as Doni Clarke once again put in a fantastic performance to finish 3rd overall and taking the 1st Men’s Vet 40 prize. The race is a 17 mile fell and trail …

Matt FlanaganLlangollen Fell Race – 10th April 2022