The Weekly Harrassment – Newsletter Issue 6

30th April 2020 Treasure Hunt 2020 This week was all about the inaugural Waverley Harriers Treasure Hunt, courtesy of Mr Gary Lee. This event saw teams of adventurers grouped together by Chinese birth year and the by now obligatory WhatsApp group, doing their best Anneka Rice impressions: wandering around the countryside in search of hidden […]

The Weekly Harrassment – Newletter Issue 4

15th April 2020 Bluebell Run The Bluebell Run is a long-standing club tradition. Every April we set aside one Thursday evening to don our club shirts and make our way together up to Winkworth Arboretum for a group picture amongst the spring flowers. For 2020, we would like to continue this custom by creating a […]

The Weekly Harrassment – Newsletter Issue 3

7th April 2020   A Message from the Committee We respect the rights of all members to judge for themselves how they exercise so long as they act in accordance with the law. We will not prescribe or advise beyond what is published by the authoritative sources. We will try to help by: Organising some […]

The Weekly Harrassment – Newsletter Issue 2

31st March 2020 Well that’s week one done. At least the weather was kind to us. Thanks to all of you who have taken part in our various challenges and activities. The Chain We have a new challenge for you starting on Wednesday, 1st April. ‘The Chain’ is a relay race in which any of […]

The Virtual Times – Newsletter Issue 1

24th March 2020 Welcome to the first edition of hopefully-not-very-many of our weekly newsletter. We will publish this until life returns to normal. It will replace our regular newsletter. Our goal is to keep you informed of what’s been going on in the club and give you a few run ideas if you don’t have […]

Club Time Trial – September 2018

The sweltering conditions of the last two months’ races were a distant memory last night as our 13 hopefuls lined up to take on the club’s own ‘mountain course’ in the last TT of the season. After two wins for the boys and one for the girls so far this summer, Mady Charbine came out […]

Club Time Trial – August 2018

This month’s hot and sticky club time trial saw 10 fearless contenders slug it out for the £20 prize pot. Amongst them were 2 newcomers to the event, Jude and Jesper. Our winner this month was Owen, followed closely by Jon and Gary (Gary’s second podium finish in 3 events). Results of all events to […]

Running and the Black Dog

Many thanks to Jo L for sharing this account of her experiences running with dogs, both metaphorical and literal. My relationship with running stems entirely from mental health – but not my own. (My own has been sketchy at times, but more on that later.) Some of you will know that Mark’s brother lost his […]

2018 Green Belt Relay

My worst fears about our participation in this year’s race were realised almost immediately as the occupants of car 3 (grey Mazda) watched cars 1 (red Fiat) and 2 (Bill’s car) head off south along the A3, tracing a sub-optimal route towards our nation’s capital. It seemed that we might be in for a long […]

Juniors Success in Sportshall Regional Final

Well done to our 7 Waverley Harriers junior athletes from Rodborough School all representing Surrey at last weekend’s regional Sportshall final in Burgess Hill. The u13 boys and girls finished second out of 9 other counties and now look to qualify for the national final in Sports City in Manchester next month. Good luck Harriers!