North Midland XC at Wollaton Park this Saturday afternoon (14th January)

Everyone welcome. This is a great event with a quality field of runners…plenty of mud too so bring appropriate footwear (and your vest) http://www.northmidsxcleague.co.uk/index.html Senior Womens Race 1:25pm 6k (1 small, 2 medium laps) Senior Mens Race 1:55pm – 10k (3 large laps) First 5 Men and first 3 Women count towards team places. WorksContinue reading “North Midland XC at Wollaton Park this Saturday afternoon (14th January)”

Midland/National Cross Country Champs

Hi All The club are providing entries for paid up members in both these prestigious events: Midland Cross Country Champs, 28/01/17, Prestwold Hall, Loughborough National Cross Country Champs, 25/02/17, Wollaton Park, Nottingham So far I’ve got Chris Jordan and Andy Paisley down for both with Joel Paisley and Simon Hackett for the Nationals. Please letContinue reading “Midland/National Cross Country Champs”

BDL XC Race 2 – Chaddesden Park

29 Harriers braved the chill to run the second cross country race of the 2016/17 winter season at Chaddesden Park, Derby.  Perhaps spurred on with the thought of coffee, cake and biscuits or the thought of the stream crossings…who knows, but great turnout nonetheless on a sunny Sunday morning. Once again runners bought family membersContinue reading “BDL XC Race 2 – Chaddesden Park”

BDL XC League – Race 1: Shipley Park

What a great morning for a race, the sun was shining….albeit totally eclipsed by the Harriers massive gazebo and new flag! A brilliant setup for the new season including ‘spacious’ gazebo, tables and chairs ensured the runners, friends and family were rewarded with hot drinks and cakes in ‘relaxed’ surroundings. Many thanks to Alan, Clare,Continue reading “BDL XC League – Race 1: Shipley Park”

BDL league cross country race 1 – Shipley Park visitors centre

Heads up everyone for tomorrows first cross country race of the season. Meet leisure centre at 10am for lift shares or make your way to the visitors centre for 10:30. We’ll be doing a group warm up jog for 10 min or so prior to the race start at 11am. We will be setting upContinue reading “BDL league cross country race 1 – Shipley Park visitors centre”

BDL Success at the North Midlands Cross Country

This winter season, one Belper Harrier in particular had more reason to celebrate than many others. Chris Jordan (who has been in the club less than two years) came 2nd in his age category (MV40) at the North Midlands Cross Country league (NMCCL). This league operates alongside the local BDL league but it’s easy toContinue reading “BDL Success at the North Midlands Cross Country”