Birkenhead Park 5

Congratulations to Ash Chambers and Sarah Jarvis who both set personal bests to take first place in the Birkenhead Park 5 mile race on Wednesday evening.

Ash won in a time of 26:22, just 2 seconds ahead of clubmate Dan Jarvis with 26:44, and Sarah continuted her great season to take the first lady prize in a time of 30:00. Paul Sankey came 7th overall and was first V45 with a time of 27:30.

Results are available HERE.

Northern League – Match 2

The second match of this year’s Northern League took place on Saturday at Ellesmere Port.

The team finished in 4th place on the day but we are currently in 2nd place overall with 2 matches left to go.

Full results are available HERE. The next match is on Sunday 13th July at Wavertree.


Merseyvend 5K

The monthly Merseyvend 5K took place on Saturday hosted by Knowsley Harriers.

Harriers took the top spots again with James Riley winning in 15:44 and Sophie Whiteside first lady in 18:45.

1st – James Riley – 15:44
2nd – Ash Chambers – 16:21
4th – Glen Groves – 17:16
8th – Rob Dewhurst – 17:46
13th – Sophie Whiteside – 18:45 (1st Lady)
21st – Andrew Grant – 19:37
71st – Pat Henley – 27:45

Full results available HERE.

Mersey Tunnel 10K

Congratulations to Rachael Burns and Jenny Clague who repeated their performances from the Spring 10K to take 1st and 2nd place in the Mersey Tunnel 10K on Sunday.

The popular race starts in Liverpool and heads through the Kingsway Tunnel and finishes along the promenade at New Brighton. Hot weather on the day made conditions tough and there was a smaller turnout from club members than normal due to other fixture clashes this weekend but it was good to see the Harriers still taking some of the top spots.

Full results are available HERE.

Summary Results
5th – Michael Fitzsimmons – 35:18
6th – Gareth Howell – 35:30
28th – Racheal Burns – 37:56 (1st Lady)
35th – Paul Gray – 38:38
37th – Jenny Clague – 38:47 (2nd Lady, 1st V40)
223rd – Ken Drysdale – 46:14
259th – Tony Green – 46:57
320th – Andy Smith – 47:37
426th – Ian Wood – 49:28
428th – Graham Howell – 49:57
822nd – Gordon Brown – 54:30 (1st V70)

British Athletics League – Match 2

The senior men travelled to Alexandra Stadium in Birmingham to compete in the the Premier division of the BAL on Saturday.

Despite some strong individual performances the team finished in 8th place on the day and currently lie in 8th place overall.

Full results are available HERE.

The next match is on Saturday 5th July in North London.

UK Women’s League – Match 2

Results from the 2nd match of the UK Women’s League held in Hertfordshire are available HERE.

A weakened team made the journey to Stevenage to compete and finished 7th on the day leaving us in 6th place overall. Well done to those who competed and hopefully we will have more support for the next match.

The next match is on Sunday 6th July at Wavertree.