Author Archives: Sadie Kemp

56th Tom Scott 10 Mile Memorial Road Race 01/04/2018

This event was added to our road grand prix calendar in place of Lasswade 10 mile which was cancelled this year. I have to say I think it was a great choice. Not too far away, just an hours drive. … Continue reading

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NATIONAL 6/4 STAGE ROAD RELAY CHAMPIONSHIP 25/03/2018

Realising I had a flat tyre in the morning wasn’t the best start to the day as I was meant to be driving us through for the race. Luckily Jan was able to take her car so we all piled … Continue reading

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Chirnside cross country borders series 2018

This race had been cancelled due to snow the previous week so we were all glad to get a chance to complete the series and do the final race. There was still a bit of snow on the ground but … Continue reading

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Borders series cross country at Galashiels 17th Feb 2018

Harriers did themselves proud again at the borders series at Galashiels. Superb effort from young and not so young. 🙂 Great to see Yan out on the course cheering us on even if he did have a green hoodie on! … Continue reading

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Carnethy 5 10th Feb 2018

The weather was much better than had been forecast, we had a bit of sleet at the start of the race but this soon blew over and we even had patches of sunshine. It was the usual stampede to Scald … Continue reading

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Peebles – Borders cross country Sunday, February 4, 2018

Another tremendous turnout for the Penicuik Harriers at the cross country on sunday. We were treated to mild weather and sunshine. It was great to see Bill and Sarah there marshalling and Rachael was there at the finish too. The … Continue reading

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Feel the Burns 21-Jan-2018

A shortened route due to the snow. My Strava made it 7.6miles 2,290ft ascent. We started at the Corby Lynne car park (not the field). The route was the same as usual until you got to the 3 Brethren (2nd … Continue reading

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Paxton – Borders cross country series Sunday, January 14, 2018

A super turnout from the Harriers for a rather far flung race. It was a mild winters day with a hint of sunshine. Mud and streams to run through make this a quintessential cross country. Strava made it 3.9miles with … Continue reading

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Greenmantle Dash Tuesday, 02 January 2018

Distance 3.3 km Climb 200 m It was quite a cold day and threatening rain, it did drizzle a bit but not too badly. Of course the sun came out as soon as we had finished. Lovely soup and plenty … Continue reading

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Borders XC Series – BERWICK Sunday, December 10, 2017

We had all weathers for this race, snow, wind and sunshine. It felt very cold but as always the excitement of the cross country soon warmed our hearts and muscles. Seniors: Michael Greens MS 26:39.5 Allan Dunbar M40+ 27:54.6 Gillian … Continue reading

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Seven Reserviors half marathon 3 December 2017

We had lovely mild weather this year, a change from previous years when it has been bitterly cold. The views were just stunning as we ran the route, a little muddy here and there but other than that perfect running … Continue reading

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Vogrie Parkrun Takeover 2 December 2017

We had a great time doing the volunteering at Vogrie Parkrun. Tracy Philp had made her delicious Tablet which was enjoyed by all at the finish. I would urge anyone to give Parkrun a try, run, jog, walk or get … Continue reading

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Dunbar Cross Country Sunday, November 26, 2017

A passel from Penicuik made the trip to Dunbar this year where clear skies and sunshine were enjoyed by all. A huddle of harriers took an after run dip in the water to ease tired muscles and raise spirits on … Continue reading

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Braids Cross Country 2017

    It was a cold but bright and sunny day for the Braids this year with the gals doing the 5k and the guys doing the 10k. Poor Charlie had a dicky tummy so didn’t finish his race, but … Continue reading

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Tinto hill race 11-Nov-2017

Distance 7 km Climb 460 m A crisp and cold day for Tinto this year, no cloud on the hill and good running conditions. Great turnout and fantastic effort all round from the harriers. Also very well done to Bill’s … Continue reading

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