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2023 Green Belt Relay

“Up and down like a stripper’s knickers” offered one participant. “Absolutely f**king horrible” spat a second. “SO MUCH FUN!” yelled a third. This year’s Green Belt Relay certainly inspired a broad range of heartfelt, if somewhat lewd, vulgar and shouty, reviews. What manner of contest could elicit such passion? For those of you not yet […]

Hart 4 Relay – Gary Lee

Hart 4 Relay 2019 On Sunday 11th August 6 Harriers teams and supporters travelled to Minley Manor near fleet for a fun and exciting 4k relay. This was a 4-hour relay over a 4k hilly trail course with 4 people per team. From the Harriers that entered we had 1 men’s, 2 ladies and 3 […]

Farley Heath MABAC (18 December)

Last Sunday saw the final fixture of the 2018 MABAC calendar taking place at Farley Heath.  This year not only were the Harriers out in force running but we also had an eight-strong group of volunteers out on the course marshalling (many thanks to them). All our runners put in great performances and meant that […]

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 […]

Neil and Andy’s 2017 South Downs Way 50

Thanks to Neil Boosey and Andy Goodridge for this account of their recent efforts (and fantastic teamwork) in the South Downs Way 50 mile ultra race. The SDW50 (South Downs Way 50) is a 50 mile foot race along the South Downs Way national trail, beginning in Worthing and finishing in Eastbourne. Organised by Centurion Running […]

Strong Performance for Waverley Harriers at the 2017 Surrey Half Marathon

The 4th annual running of the Surrey Half marathon, saw a turnout of 29 Waverley Harriers. There were strong performances with a number of PB’s. Overall there was some great running in the build up to the upcoming Spring marathons. The event showed just how much our club has grown in recent years. It was fantastic to see so many […]

Massive Waverley Harriers turn out for Surrey Half

A total of 29 Waverley Harriers club members ran in today’s inaugural Surrey Half marathon – making us the club with the largest entry! Several new PB’s were set on the fairly flat course from Guildford to Woking on a truly spring like day. Many thanks to all the familiar Waverley Harriers faces out there […]

Pembrokeshire Coastal Challenge

I had never been to Pembrokeshire so the PCC provided a great opportunity to explore the area! It didn’t disappoint with beautiful coastal scenery including stunning beaches and picturesque coves. We were also treated to sightings of seals and seal pups! To add to the challenge we most certainly experienced ‘weather’ over the 3 days […]

Elstead ‘marathon’ – Friday 5th July

After a hot, sunny day, and despite the conflicting attraction of Andy Murray’s Wimbledon semi-final, a good many Waverley Harriers competed in the Elstead Marathon on Friday evening. This is an annual event organised by the Elstead scouts on the first Friday in July and has a lovely village fayre atmosphere on the green. The […]

Local races coming up – July ’13

There are lots of nice local races coming up over the next couple of weeks: Elstead Marathon – Friday 5th July 7pm. Good start to the weekend with a refreshing river wade towards the end. Gibbet Hill, Haslemere – Wednesday 10th July 7:30pm. Hilly 10k from Lion Green up to Gibbet Hill and career back […]