Juniors Cross Country Hindhead and Guildford Fixtures

We have jointly entered the Border League Cross Country Series with our friends at Haslemere Border Athletics Club and there have been two events in the last 3 weeks. On 29th November, it was at Hindhead (which HBAC kindly stepped in to host at the last minute), and in Guildford on the 13th of December. We […]

401 Challenge

Today we had the privilege of supporting Ben Smith on his 401 Challenge, supporting the anti-bullying charities Stonewall and Kidscape. This was his 61st back to back marathon day. We were kind to Ben and managed to put on a sunny autumnal day and a gentle route through Godalming, along the Downs Link to Cranleigh and […]

On the Spot – Ian Campbell

We want to hear from the Waverley Harriers and see what motivates them. Each month we will be asking one lucky club member the same set of questions. So far we have heard from Steve Rogers and Ruth Lyon, Ali Morris, Tracy Burgess, Kate Horne, Penny Elliott & Alexis Shirtliff. This month we hear from […]

C25K Parkrun

Couch to 5k a great success!

Waverley Harriers ran it’s first ever series of beginners sessions this summer. 15 participants joined our ‘couch to 5k’ programme in April. Most were complete beginners to running, whilst others had run before and wanted some support to get back into running. Our first session was a lovely summers evening walk/run session round Broadwater pond.  […]

Manchester Marathon review – Phil Mason

Many of our club members take part in different events which we like to hear about. This year a number of the club took part in spring marathons including Phil Mason, who ran the Manchester marathon and produced a fantastic performance. Here’s Phil’s story: The Manchester Marathon – Phil Mason I joined Waverley Harriers in […]

On the spot – Alexis Shirtliff

On the spot – Alexis Shirtliff We want to hear from the Waverley Harriers and see what motivates them and each month we have been asking our members the same questions. So far we have heard from Steve Rogers, Ruth Lyon, Ali Rand, Tracy Burgess Kate Horne & Penny Elliott and now this month we hear […]

Hamburg Marathon as told by Ben Mayhew

Many of our Waverley Harriers took part in Spring marathons this year and we wanted to share some of the stories. One of these is from Ben Mayhew who ran the Hamburg marathon in an amazing time of 3 hours 22 minutes and 6 seconds. Here’s Ben’s story: The Hamburg Marathon – Ben Mayhew Completing […]

The London Marathon as told by Dan Hull

This Spring we saw a number of Waverley Harriers take part in Spring marathons and saw some amazing times set and many new PB’s. We thought it would be great to share a few of these stories starting with Dan Hull who achieved a fantastic time in London. Here is his story: London Marathon 2015 […]

ON THE SPOT – PENNY ELLIOTT

On the spot – Penny Elliott We like to hear regularly from the Waverley Harriers and see what motivates them, and each month we have been asking nominated members the same questions. So far we have heard from Steve Rogers, Ruth Lyon, Ali Rand, Tracy Burgess & Kate Horne and now this month we hear from Penny Elliott […]

Waverley finishes 5th

The last cross country race of the 2014/5 season took place on Sunday at Staunton Country Park. Our team consisted of 16 runners – a strong team to end the season! The men came 3rd and the ladies came 5th, and overall we finished a brilliant 3rd! We have enjoyed an incredibly successful cross country […]