VIDEO NASTIES, MINISTRY OF SILLY WALKS, NEW SHOES AND GOODWILL TO ALL MEN Well, a bit later than I hoped, I have been released back into the (running) wild, although I wouldn’t have been surprised if I’d been released back into the sea, given the amount of lengths I’ve swum in the pool while diligently [...]
A weekend or so back saw the first fixture in this year’s PECO Cross Country League. As injury won’t see me feature until the latter fixtures next year I went along as ‘Guardian of the Harrier Tent’ which involves nothing more than watching what you can of the race from where the tent is pitched and ensuring no toe rags purloin any Harriers kit while the race is on.
Our annual Christmas run will be held this year on Tuesday 27th December (Bank Holiday). The club will be open from 10am for a 10.30am start. Routes will be organised as usual to suit different abilities but some group leaders may not be available. The route usually follows the Horsforth boundary so it could get muddy!! [...]
A round-up of race results from Sunday 9th October 2016 covering Royal Parks Half Marathon, Yorkshire Marathon Festival and Withins Skyline.
I’m injured. Yes, again. Not happy, but there you are. Anyway, by the time you read this I’m sure I’ll be mere days away from breaking out the running shoes and clearing buildings with a single bound. But first I have to endure the pain of treatment, leg and wallet, and do a whole bunch [...]
A round-up of results from the first weekend in October covering the Round Ripon Ultra, Cusworth 10K and Rombalds Romp Trail and Fell Races.
Ikano Robin Hood Nottingham Marathon More than 12,000 people took part in this year’s Ikano Robin Hood Marathon and Half Marathon testing out a brand new race route. This is one of the longest established half and marathon events in the country, now in its 36th year. The 2016 version of the race took in [...]
Join us on Monday 5th December at 7.30pm for our annual 'Christmas Lights' club run with our friends from Kirkstall Harriers. We run into the City and around the Christmas lights before returning to the LPSA for buffet food and a chat. If you intend on coming don't forget this year it takes place on a [...]
On Friday 27th January 2017 the club will be holding its annual awards presentation night to recognise the achievements of our club runners during 2016. The event is also the biggest social event of the year for the club, a great opportunity to socialise with many of your fellow club members old and new. The [...]
Interesting run the other Tuesday night with the ABG as, due to ‘staff shortages’, we combined groups which meant that some of the former ABG-ers dropped back down to visit the ABG. And it was revealing how much quicker they were running now after a few weeks with another group which is intended to be [...]