Euro XC trials and round up

Cross de Atapuerca, Spain – 11th November 2018.

Congratulations to Ella McNiven, who was selected for England Juniors to compete in Spain. Ella finished 22nd.

Manchester & District XC – Kenworthy Woods – 10th November

Tom Rodgerson won the U20 men’s race and Liam McCay came second in the U13B race and Hattie Bain 3rd in the U13G race.

Full results here

Sportshall – Ellesmere Port Match 2

After a good start in match 1, the team struggled a little in match 2 – U11B finished 5th, U11G finished 8th, U13B were 4th, U13G were 6th, U15B were 4th and U15G were 8th, but most of the teams have a chance of qualifying for the regional finals.


Euro XC trials & L&D XC – Sefton Park – 24th November

On a dry day(for a change) athletes came out in record numbers (a total of 2,332 athletes finished in all the races. An increase on last year by 298. A new record.)

The highlight from a Liverpool Harriers perspective was Charlie Hulson’s 4th place finish in the men’s senior event, which earned him a place in the GB team for the Euro XC. There was also a top 10 finish for Liam McCay in the U13B race.

Full results here

Manchester & District XC – Stockport – 1st December

Just a handful of athletes went over to Stockport, but Hattie Bain was 6th in U13G, Charlie Teare was 3rd in U15B and Millie Raine was 2nd in U20W.

Full results here

Sportshall – Greenbank Match 3 – 2nd December

On Sunday 2nd December, we hosted our first home match for a long time.

Big thanks to Ant Young for managing the day, Anna Howlin for being our TM, Viki Boyd for assisting with results and the officials and parents who turned up and assisted with officiating. The feedback from the venue was excellent and the event ran very smoothly.


U11b – 2nd
U11g – 3rd
U13g – 3rd
U13b – 3rd
U15b – 2nd

This means that all three boys teams qualified for the regional finals

Podium 5K – Barrowford

Congratulations to Jamie Webb who clocked a PB of 14:33 to win the Podium 5K race, with David Devine a very fine 2nd, just 4 seconds behind.

Rachael Burns dipped inside 17 mins to finish second in the women’s race.

Full results here

Northern Indoor Open Meeting 2 – Sheffield

A handful of our athletes competed in Sheffield on Saturday.

Full results here

Manchester Indoor – Sportcity

Congratulations to Henry Nwoke, who broke the long standing U17 60m record with a time of 7.00

Full results here

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