Toddies in lockdown 3.1

It was very cold and very wet for any on-yer-Tod runners who ventured out this No-Packrun Wednesday. Sally Chesworth was up first thing braving a frosty loop past High Brown Knoll. Sarah Dunnakey took a quick lunchtime jaunt to Foster Stone. Mandy Goth went on a ‘billy-no-mates’ run along the canal for 5k. Sue Roberts took a moorland run of …

Matt FlanaganToddies in lockdown 3.1

Toddies in lockdown 3.0

The new year, new lockdown doesn’t stop the Toddies from running on a Wednesday and the wintery conditions this week proved irresistible to the hardy Toddy! First up (as usual) well before dawn Louise Greenwood and dog Kim up in the lakes sticking to the lower slopes due to the ice. Kim Ashworth showed Lisa Miles around the Holder Stones, …

Matt FlanaganToddies in lockdown 3.0

Winter League Winners

With all the virtual entries added, the results of the Winter League mini- champs are now in! 43 Toddies took part in total with 19 runners completing the series. Andrew Worster took the overall win by less than two points from Jon Wright who won the M50 category. Top honours for the ladies went to Ambi Swindells. Other category winners …

Matt FlanaganWinter League Winners

Winter League 2020 – Trail Race

Saturday 19th saw the Harriers take to the trails around Stoodley Pike for the final race of the Winter League series. Conditions were mild, bright and dry although the course was very muddy in places. Duncan Cannon led Jon Wright in this closely contested race to finish first in 32.35 with Jon just 6 seconds behind. Ambi Swindells was the …

Matt FlanaganWinter League 2020 – Trail Race

Winter League 2020 – Road Race

The second race of the Tod Harriers Winter League Mini Champs ran in soaking wet conditions on Saturday. 22 socially distanced Toddies tackled the route enjoying (?) the mighty climb to Sourhall and the speedy return to Tod. The leading runners on the day were Anthony Lee closely followed by Dave Burnip and Darren Shackleton. The first lady was Hannah …

Matt FlanaganWinter League 2020 – Road Race

Winter League 2020 – Fell Race

Saturday saw the first race of the Tod Harriers Winter League Mini Champs go ahead in near perfect conditions with just the top part of course at Flower scar holding onto the previous days snowfall. After a socially-distanced staggered start the first runners back were Jon Wright leading Dom Leckie by 3 seconds, the duo having battled for the lead …

Matt FlanaganWinter League 2020 – Fell Race