Rochdale Harriers and A.C.


A Wardle double, York, Pendle, Thirsk, Manchester, Hannover and Berlin!

clock16th April 2018

A busy weekend was had by Rochdale Harriers. Starting early on Saturday morning, 17 harriers took over all of the volunteering roles at Watergrove parkrun. A few hours later, many of those Harriers were back in Wardle to either volunteer or compete in Eric Taylor’s Wardle Skyline Fell Race. Philip Hinchcliffe took 11th place, beating […]   Keep reading »

Harriers Spring into Hawkshead

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clock16th April 2018

4 of the Rochdale Harriers senior men participated in the Lakeland Trails Hawkshead event on Saturday 14 April. Each race featured a Harrier – one nutter did both races!   Lakeland Trails are noted for their stunning locations and this was no exception. In fact it’s a firm favourite, with Harriers returning year after year – often […]   Keep reading »

Wardle Skyline Race Results 2018

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clock16th April 2018

Please see below for the individual results and winners for the Wardle Skyline 2018. (Both are in PDF format and each link will open/download that file for you.)   Wardle skyline Fellrace Individual Winners 2018 Wardle skyline Fellrace Race individual results 2018       Keep reading »

Annual General Meeting

clock6th April 2018

The annual general meeting will take place on Monday 9th April at 7.30pm at our Springfield Park HQ. All members are welcome and encouraged to attend.   Keep reading »

Juniors at Sportshall 2017-18

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clock2nd April 2018

Team Harriers at Sportshall 2017-18 Congratulations to all Rochdale Harriers Juniors who took part in Sports Hall 2017-2018. We had a great turn out, taking home 11 medals.   U11’s Girls Niamh Dolan taking home a bronze medal  after getting through to the finals.   U13’s Boys Adam Fern, 1 gold 6 lap, 1 silver […]   Keep reading »

Juniors: Over the bales run

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clock2nd April 2018

Juniors compete “Over the Bales Run” at Sale Harriers 25 March 2018. Our junior athletes were in action today at Sale Harriers. Nine athletes competed in an “Over the Bales” race. U11 Girls raced well and are congratulated on their performance.   U11 Boys raced well and are congratulated. U13 Girls and U13 Boys all […]   Keep reading »

Harriers Impress for Colin & Brenda

clock29th March 2018

The postponement of the Trafford 10k due to the ‘Beast from the East’ meant that the Andy O’Sullivan’s Colin & Brenda Robinson 5k at Cowm was the first race in the club’s 2018 Road Race Championship. Fittingly, in honour of two Rochdale Harriers legends, more than a quarter of the field were from the club. […]   Keep reading »

Harriers trounce the trails

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clock22nd March 2018

4 Harriers took part in the Cartmel Lakeland Trails on Saturday 18th March, with 3 finishing in the top 10 and 2 achieving podium finishes. First up was Izzy McCarthy in the hilly 5k (actually 6.3k). Having borrowed her Dad’s baselayer due to freezing cold, she started near the back and progressively worked her way […]   Keep reading »

Extreme Weather

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Due to the extreme weather we have been experiencing, we have been forced to cancel training this week, Saturday’s Watergrove parkrun, which was due to be a Rochdale Harriers take-over event has been cancelled and Sunday’s Trafford 10k has also been cancelled. Please keep an eye of social media for updates on training, Watergrove take-over […]   Keep reading »

Kay hits 100!

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Kay Welsby celebrated her 100th parkrun at Watergrove on Saturday 17th February. Celebrations were delayed a week as wild weather led to a late cancelation of the event on 10th February. With number 100 complete, predictably as first female, there was more cake, this time thanks to Izzy McCarthy. Results and details of Watergove parkrun […]   Keep reading »