Todmorden Harriers Santa Run, 20th December

The last Wednesday before Christmas is the legendary Tod Harriers Santa run! After a vocal warm-up with Tod themed Christmas carol “Jungle Run” 64 Santas, Elves and helpers set off at a family friendly pace around Centre Vale park and into the recently re-opened Hare and Hounds to entertain/alarm the punters with “We three toddies”. Onward to Jacks House and …

Helen TippingTodmorden Harriers Santa Run, 20th December
Runners before the race

West Yorkshire Winter League – Bramley

Round two of the West Yorkshire Winter league took place last Sunday at Bramley. After recent flooding in the area a mild and dry day greeted the 13 Toddies in attendance. The course took a lap of a rugby field before heading into the woods for an 8k meander with views of the Leeds- Liverpool canal. One big watersplash ensured …

Helen TippingWest Yorkshire Winter League – Bramley
Runners

Saturday 16 December 2023 – Todmorden Harriers Club Handicap Race

On a bright sunny early winter morning on Saturday 16 December 2023, 16 brave and partly hungover Toddies gathered for the not-inaugural-but-not-raced-for-a-while Todmorden Harriers Staggered Start Handicap Race: a 4-mile burst up to Stoodley Pike from the Top Brink.  The course incorporated a good couple of steady uppish miles along the London Road track, a sharp right turn up the …

Helen TippingSaturday 16 December 2023 – Todmorden Harriers Club Handicap Race
Group of runners

West Yorkshire Winter League, Baildon 19 November 2023

Sunday saw the return of the increasingly popular West Yorkshire Winter League Cross Country series. The league has eight races this year and completing five will earn qualification and a buff! We had a record number of toddies sign up this season, twenty-three in total and a strong team of sixteen Harriers turned out for the season opener hosted by …

Helen TippingWest Yorkshire Winter League, Baildon 19 November 2023
Three runers in the mist

West Yorkshire Winter League 2023/4 – Info

Do you like the idea of Trail running or racing, but don’t know where to start, want to compete but feel that your pace is too slow to count? Fear not, this may well be the event for you! As well as being in the Red Rose Cross Country League, Todmorden Harriers are members of the West Yorkshire Winter League. …

Helen TippingWest Yorkshire Winter League 2023/4 – Info
Runners at the start of a race

Garstang Half Marathon, Sunday 3rd September 2023

Well what a weekend that was for the Toddie Masiff! With half a dozen-ish Tod runners having a large one at Ben Nevis fell race, elite representation at Helvellyn Triathlon in the Lakes, Toddies were hard to find on the start line at the Garstang Half Marathon! But first we had to get there. I think it’s fair to say …

Helen TippingGarstang Half Marathon, Sunday 3rd September 2023