Sunday 22nd October 2017
Holmfirth 15 mile & 10K
A choice of two single lap rural road races taking in most of the historic Holmfirth 15-mile race route around the Last of the Summer Wine setting. These races are a challenge of hill climbs and descents combined with stunning views and scenery. Tommy Dickson completed the 10K in 57:31 and Lindsey Clegg finished the 15-mile route in 1:47:45 (2nd lady and 2nd F35).
Yorkshire Coast 10K
A record breaking 2,200 people took part in this year’s McCain Yorkshire Coast 10k run. The event, organised by Scarborough Athletics Club is now in its ninth year. The race follows a scenic route out and back along the marine drive starting from the Spa Complex in South Bay. Emma Harrop was the only Harrier taking part, completing the course in 52:47.
This event includes circular routes starting from Osmotherley Village Hall for 10K, Half Marathon and Marathon distances. Garth De Roux completed the marathon route in 5:37:44 and 18th place. 112 runners finished.
Wednesday 25th October 2017
EvenSplits 5k Race Series – Race 5
EvenSplits 5K race series for Leeds is staged monthly at the Brownlee Centre Cycle Circuit. The series consists of six, monthly, 5K road races, the first of which was held in July 2017. Each event comprises two races: an A race for those who expect to run sub-22:30 and a B race for those who expect to run 22:30 or above. The last race is on 22nd November with a new series planned to start in February. Four Harriers took part. Stuart Little was fastest Harrier in 20:26, followed by Tim Appleyard 20:49, Joanna Mingham 27:56 (2nd FV55) and Jacqueline Stack 30:02.
*Main image credit: Lindsey Clegg at Holmfirth 15 courtesy of Holmfirth Harriers