North West Counties Road Relays

It was a successful day for the Harriers at the North West Counties Road Relays which were held at Edge Hill University in Ormskirk on Saturday. 69 runners turned out for the club and we managed to field 20 complete teams and at least one in each age category.

Full results are available HERE, with highlights below.

U13 Girls
A team – 10th (1st Merseyside)
B team – 11th (2nd Merseyside)
C team – 16th (5th Merseyside)
Caitlin Robinson 2nd fastest Merseyside leg (11:38)

U13 Boys
A team – 8th (2nd Merseyside)
B team – 9th (3rd Merseyside)
Charlie Teare 2nd fastest Merseyside leg (10:41)

U15 Girls
A team – 1st (1st Merseyside)
B team – 2nd (2nd Merseyside)
C team – 6th (4th Merseyside)
D team – 12th (5th Merseyside)
E team – 24th (9th Merseyside)
Faye Ireland fastest NW leg (10:16)

U15 Boys
A team – 13th (3rd Merseyside)
Max Brame 3rd fastest Merseyside leg (9:43)

U17 Women
A team – 2nd (1st Merseyside)
Bethan Strange 3rd fastest NW leg, fastest in Merseyside (10:34)

U17 Men
A team – 3rd (1st Merseyside)
Joseph Ford 3rd fastest NW leg, 2nd in Merseyside (16:58)

Senior Women
A team – 2nd (1st Merseyside)
B team – 3rd (2nd Merseyside)
C team – 14th (5th Merseyside)
Sarah Singleton 3rd fastest NW leg, fastest in Merseyside (18:15)

Senior Men
A team – 1st (1st Merseyside)
D team – 4th (N/S Merseyside)
B team – 8th (2nd Merseyside)
C team – 26th (8th Merseyside)
Daniel Cliffe fastest NW leg (15:20)

Liverpool Jumps and Throws Competition

The September Liverpool Jumps and Throws Competition took place on Saturday at Wavertree. Apologies for the unavoidable delay in producing the results but they are now available HERE.

Thank you to all who contributed to another successful event and we look forward to seeing you again in April.

Great North Run

Congratulations to Jonny Mellor who placed an excellent 14th in the Great North Run on Sunday.

Jonny completed the course in 65:25 and was 3rd Brit home behind Mo Farah and Callum Hawkins.

Results are available HERE.


Wirral Half Marathon and 10K

There was a good turnout at the Wirral Half Marathon and 10K on Sunday, with both races starting together in Birkenhead Park and finishing in New Brighton.

Results of the Half are HERE and the 10K HERE.

Half Marathon
2nd – Ian Lawton – 72:25
8th – Adrian Roach – 78:14 (2nd V40)
167th – Tony Green – 1:42:06

1st – Dejene Gezimu – 30:58
4th – John Cain – 34:36
5th – Michael Fitzsimmons – 34:43
6th – Gareth Howell – 35:02
7th – Andy McQue – 35:04
12th – Sarah Singleton – 36:25 (2nd Lady)
21st – Vicky Unsworth – 39:31 (3rd Lady)
32nd – Patrick Hickey – 42:21

Blackpool Open Meeting

beckki roche
A special mention about young athlete Bekki Roche who threw a terrific 10.75m in the U13 Girls Shot Put at the Blackpool Open Meeting on Sunday.

Already sitting at the top of the UK rankings after her 10.99m throw in Litherland the week before, Bekki followed it up this week with her 3rd throw over 10 metres of the year.

Well done Bekki. Results are available HERE.