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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
15 Personal Best Performances and 18 medals between 7 Leigh Harriers throwers were gained this weekend at Wrexham’s Final Fling Throws Meeting to end a great season of throws. Lewis Forster gained 1 gold medal in the U15 boys Javelin with a new pesonal best throw of 39.37m and 2 bronze medals for Discus with […]
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.
Jess Arnison U17 Hammer Thrower with the Greater Manchester Hammer Team off to the English Schools this weekend in Birmingham. We wish her all the luck from Leigh Harriers.
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 […]
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/
Leigh Harriers had five athletes competing for Greater Manchester in the Mason Trophy on Saturday Jess Arnison threw a PB in the U17 ladies Hammer competition 45.51 mts a club record in 3rd place Emily Lewtas U17 Ladies throwing the Javelin was 28.99 mts in 10th place Lewis Forster competing in the U15 Boys Javelin […]
Sixteen year old Leigh Harrier Keely Hodgkinson has topped the European U17 rankings over the weekend, winning the England Athletics U20 Women’s 800m Championships at Bedford on Sunday in a time of 2.04.42 sec – she now has the qualification times for the European U18 championships in Hungary and the World U20 championships in Finland. […]