Category Archives: 10k Road Race

The Fabulous FIVE

I would like to pay tribute to the Fabulous Five who turned up at Hillend this evening to run 7 times up and down our hill rep course in unremitting rain.   The FAB FIVE, in alphabetical order, were: Gillian Cairns, … Continue reading

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Philiphaugh Hill Race

Julie, Andrew and I travelled to Selkirk on Sunday morning to run the Philiphaugh hill races, and had a good blether all the way there. Andrew and I ran the 7 miles, and Julie ran the 4 mile race which … Continue reading

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Ben Rinnes Hill Race

Very early on Saturday I left for Dufftown with Scott and the kids to enter the Ben Rinnes hill race. I’d read a little about it and Rob had assured me it was manageable! I’d also realised it would cover … Continue reading

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Melrose 13.1Km Road Race, 30thAugust

Great results from a hilly and sunny Melrose 13.1Km Road Race on Sunday. 5th   Kevin Anderson  63.36  9th   Sadie Kemp       65.58   2nd lady,  12th Tracy Philp         69.02   3rd lady.     17th  Michael Greens  73.23 18th  Mel Dunbar        73.50 23rd  Michael Philp      76.05. There were … Continue reading

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Baddinsgill Round Hill Race

Five hardy Harriers (me, Sadie, Mel, Yan and Andrew) turned up for this tough race in the Pentlands round Baddinsgill reservoir on Sunday, involving hills, bog, deep heather and grass, and stony track. On the day, summer arrived with unbroken … Continue reading

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Thursday Hill Reps from 16th April 2015

The Harriers have a hill reps session near Hillend Ski Slope over the summer months.  We meet at the Hillend roadside car park at 6.50pm and jog up to the hill rep course: 1st rep at 7pm.   The course we … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Parkrun January 2015

http://www.parkrun.org.uk/edinburgh/ All the information on how to sign up is given at the above address. These events are on every saturday, are free and timed, there is a really friendly atmosphere and the race is very inclusive with people running … Continue reading

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Yorkshire Marathon 12 October 2014

The Yorkshire Marathon took place for the first time last year. I’d heard it was a great race and sold out within five hours, so booked the pre-sale website option when I got a link about it. Many people had … Continue reading

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Alloa Half Marathon 16th March 2014

So a rather windy day was in store yesterday at the Alloa half marathon for the 1900 plus field of runners. A good reasonably flat course with a nice hill thrown in at mile 10 for good measure as well. … Continue reading

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Devil O the Highlands

OK, so I’m almost a month late with my story about my last adventure but hey, who’s counting? THE DEVIL and ME – Race reports are funny things. Backin April, I spent ages on my Fling story and am now … Continue reading

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10km Road Race 2012 Results & link to Photos

Thanks to everyone who took part for helping to make this another successful annual road race, which this year saw a record 207 runners take part in great conditions (considering the previous 2 days!). We hope enjoyed it and hope … Continue reading

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Greenmantle Dash 2012

I have the relatively short Greenmantle Dash to thank for the shouts that everyone hears as I have descended the stairs the last couple of days!  Had a great time down in Broughton with a fair few Harriers representing the … Continue reading

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Gala xc

Gala XC, 27 November 2011 The locals told me that the conditions were better than last year when the course was covered by about two and a half feet of snow.   Last year’s race, of course, was cancelled.   This year … Continue reading

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EMF Junior Races

I thought you might all be interested to see the times that some of the club member’s kids and their friends managed in the emf 1.5km (o.93mile)Junior Race:- Oliver age 9, 2nd 05:22 Josh age 10, 3rd 05:23 Lewis age … Continue reading

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2011 10k Race Results & Photos

Another year, another successful annual road race, which this year saw 188 runners take part in bright but blustery conditions. Thanks to all of you who took part and hope to see you all again next year. Results are now … Continue reading

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