WYWL-Race 1-Baildon

The West Yorkshire Winter League is a team event over eight races during November to February of each year. There are currently 16 member clubs within the League including Todmorden. Races tend to be more hilly trail races than laps of a muddy field and Sunday saw the first race over a very windy Baildon Moor! Andy Worster almost made …

Matt FlanaganWYWL-Race 1-Baildon

Race You to The Summit

The annual Race you to the Summit fell race is a short, fast fell race from The Summit Inn, near Littleborough, up to the White House pub at Blackstone edge and back. It’s fast, it’s furious, and it’s a lot of fun. Todmorden’s Doni Clarke showed once again that he is in incredible form, taking 2nd place in 29:47, just …

Matt FlanaganRace You to The Summit

Lindley 10k – Sun 17th October

Janine McGregor continued her fine form this year picking up the ladies’ title at the Lindley 10k in a time of 41:55. This road race is a circular route round north Huddersfield starting and finishing in Lindley village. It is a testing course, with an uphill start followed by a long run downhill towards the centre of town before looping …

Matt FlanaganLindley 10k – Sun 17th October

Yorkshire Marathon – Sun 17th October

Josh Fenton-Glynn followed up his run at the off-road Yorkshireman marathon in September with a tarmac version over the same distance in York last Sunday, completing the course in 4:12:30. Josh used the two marathons to raise over £1,500 for charity, with money being split between Slow the Flow, St Augustine’s Centre in Halifax and the Community Foundation for Calderdale. …

Matt FlanaganYorkshire Marathon – Sun 17th October

British Athletics Fell & Hill Relays Championship 2021

The annual British fell running relays took place on Saturday 16th October at Low Borrowbridge Farm in the Howgill Fells. Each team consisted of 6 members running four legs including one navigation leg, 2 legs are run as singles and 2 legs as pairs. Todmorden Harriers entered 4 teams – Men Open (Dom Leckie, Dan Taylor, David Garner, Darren Graham, …

Matt FlanaganBritish Athletics Fell & Hill Relays Championship 2021

English Fell Running Medals

Following South Mynd on 19th September, the final tables have been produced which confirm Dave Collins as national champion in his V65 age category. This is a superb result for Dave, who has been in exceptional form this year, and caps a long road to recovery after Dave broke his left femur and a tendon in his right leg in …

Matt FlanaganEnglish Fell Running Medals