Toddies in lockdown week 3

Week three of On-Yer-Tod no-Packrun saw plenty of Toddies out enjoying the crisp, dry November days. First up (as always!) were the ‘Toddies-in-exile’ pair Louise Greenwood and Dwane Dixon running around Patterdale and Glenridding in the dark. Joolz Graham’s ‘morning headspace’ run was filled with tales of old ladies sticking fingers in melons! Mark Williams did a breakfast lap of …

Matt FlanaganToddies in lockdown week 3

Toddies in lockdown week 2

Lots of Toddies were out and about on the second ‘on-yer-tod’ Wednesday of lockdown. First up and way before dawn was Louise Greenwood tackling Silver Point in the pouring rain while Kim the dog sensibly stayed in bed! Also out early doors was Robin Tuddenham enjoying an unseasonably mild Tod loop. Rebecca Senior was out discovering new paths and becoming …

Matt FlanaganToddies in lockdown week 2

Toddies in lockdown Week 1

This weeks packrun (temporarily “On-yer-tod Wednesday”) saw Mandy Goth creating the concept of ‘find a chum, go for a run’ and 10kms followed in the company of Katy May. Secretary Duncan buddied up with Roger Howarth for a dash to High Brown Knoll. Peter Kerridge did ‘Frosty’s 4 miler’ although typically he ran further and got 6 miles in. Michelle …

Matt FlanaganToddies in lockdown Week 1

Juniors Press article – 8th Nov 2020

Autumn Challenge Over the summer period, the Todmorden Harriers junior coaching team set their members an Autumn Running Challenge. In the absence of formal coaching sessions due to Covid, the challenge was intended to help get the juniors back exercising regularly, and to keep them motivated during a difficult time when formal opportunities to keep active remained so limited. The …

Matt FlanaganJuniors Press article – 8th Nov 2020

Blackpool Illuminations-in the daytime!

From: Heather Rostron We stayed in Bispham over half-term, and were booked into a hotel for 4 nights. We were legal but I still felt guilty and apprehensive! One morning I managed to get the whole family (even my husband!) out for a bracing coast run, past the tower and beyond. Once we were out, no one moaned or complained, …

Matt FlanaganBlackpool Illuminations-in the daytime!

HAWORTH HOBBLE

Saturday saw 240 runners gather on the cobbles of Haworth High street to take on the famous 32 mile route. The popular event sends runners over the Haworth moor towards Widdop, Hustwood and over towards the Long Causeway before heading up to Stoodley Pike and then north back to Haworth. With over 5000ft of climbing, runners are truly tested to …

Matt FlanaganHAWORTH HOBBLE