On the Spot – Amy Waring

When did running begin for you? In 2011, I took part in the annual Cambridge Science Park charity fun run. It wasn’t my idea and I wasn’t thrilled about it. It was a relay race with each member of the team running the 1.1 mile loop around the Science Park. Despite my reservations and total […]

Jesper takes on the Mondúver Ultra

Many thanks to Jesper Lidstrom for this write-up! – On the 27th of October 2018 I took part in the Mondúver Ultra race in Xeresa, in the Valencia region of Spain. I was in pursuit of some additional UTMB points before the end of the year and this fitted the bill perfectly (The ultra gives […]

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 […]

Queen Elizabeth XC Results (SCCL)

We had what might be a record turnout at the recent cross country race at Queen Elizabeth Country Park, with 32 enthusiastic Harriers donning their trail shoes and conquering the hills and slippery chalk paths that made up the 5(ish) miles of the course.  The men’s team came 4th and the women’s 6th, which overall […]

On The Spot – Dan Burton

When did running begin for you? I have my brother to blame for this. He forced me to go running with him once after sixth-form and I’ve not stopped since. Why do you run? Escapism – it’s a great way to unwind. Plus, if I run, I can eat what I like! What race or […]

Erika’s journey from couch to 10k

Erika Hughes tells us about her achievements as a participant in this year’s Couch to 5k and 5k Plus groups: As a whole, I’ve never been able to stick to anything properly! I’ve tried running multiple times over the past few years – jogging around the block and giving up after a couple of minutes […]

Nonsuch Park MABAC

It was fantastic to see 14 Harriers (and 3 in the cheer squad) brave the rain at today’s MABAC race at Nonsuch Park.  We had a really strong result with Chris Peck taking the win, Hannah Pullen being first female over the line and seven Harriers in the first 15.  Well done to everyone who took part!  (Provisional) […]

Neil’s NDW100 Adventure

Huge congratulations to Neil Boosey for his outstanding achievement, completing the North Downs Way 100 (mile) race in an amazing 22 hours and 44 minutes! Thanks to Neil for this detailed account of his adventure with his crew! The Centurion North Downs Way 100, is a 102.9-mile trail run from Farnham, along the Surrey Hills […]