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Leigh Community 10k RR

LEIGH COMMUNITY 10K ROAD RACE Sunday 11th August 2019, 9.30 a.m. Special offer for affiliated club members Leigh Harriers & AC are part of the organising group for the Leigh Community 10k Road Race. This is taking place on Sunday 11th August 2019 at 9.30 a.m.  in Leigh Town Centre (Leigh Town Hall, Market St, […]

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South East Lancs XC League Presentation Night

South East Lancs Presentation Night North Chadderton Social & Bowling Club Broadway, Chadderton, Oldham OL9 0EL Friday 15th March 2019 £5 per Ticket Leigh Harriers Winners U11 Boys Sam Barlow                   1st U13 Boys Ethan Davies                 2nd U15 Girls Melissa Ince                  1st https://www.northchadsbc.co.uk for travel directions

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Road & Cross Country Sat 16th Feb 2019

Leigh Harrier Lauren Heyes – running for the English team in the Armagh 3km International Road race in Ireland – ran an excellent time of 9:16 finishing in 6th place in a top-class field of international runners.  Abigail Howarth, running in the same race, crossed the line in 18th place running for Leigh Harriers beating […]

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Notice of AGM

AGM, 14th March 2019, 8.00 p.m. PLEASE SEE MAIN NOTICEBOARD IN RECEPTION FOR LIST OF PROPOSED COMMITTEE MEMBERS AND FOR FORM TO RECORD MOTIONS FOR DISCUSSION We need more Committee members and would welcome parents or carers of athletes or Club members who are 18+. If you are interested in joining the Committee and want […]

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2019 Keely Hodgkinson named in Futures Accademy Programme

BRITISH RECORD HOLDERS & INTERNATIONAL MEDALLISTS HEAD 2018-2019 FUTURES ACADEMY PROGRAMME A host of 2018 World Junior, European Under-18 and World Para Athletics European Championship medallists have been named on the British Athletics Futures Programmes for 2018-2019. A total of 26 athletes have been selected for the Olympic Futures Programme, with 24 chosen for the […]

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Medals for Leigh Harriers Throwers

Leigh Harriers throws team collected medals at Southport Waterloo Open Medal Meeting on Sunday. Gold for Lewis Forster in the U15 boys Javelin, Silver for Jess Arnison in the U17 Ladies Hammer, Silver for Freya Millener in the U17 Ladies Javelin and Silver for Simon Forster in the V40 Hammer.

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Keely Hodgkinson brings home GOLD

Sixteen year old Leigh Harrier Keely Hodgkinson became the European U18 800m Champion on Saturday when she represented Great Britain and Northern Ireland at the U18 European Championships at Gyor Hungary. Running for GB for the first time she was faced by three rounds of racing – heats, semi final and the final.   In heat […]

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European U18 T&F Champs Gyor Hungary

Come on GB, and come on 16 year old Keely Hodgkinson running in the 800m; Thursday Heat 1, Friday Semi Finals, Saturday Finals.  To watch all the Great Britain team in action https://www.eurovisionsports.tv/eaa/ Event info here http://www.european-athletics.org/competitions/european-athletics-youth-championships/

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