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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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Club Road Race Championship Events 2018

The races below are the Leigh Harriers Road Race Championship events, open to senior and junior male and female athletes.  Points will be awarded for each race – 9 to count out of 10. 18th Feb Central Lancs 5k Leverhulme Park Bolton 4th Mar Trotter 5 Mile Smithills Coaching House 18th Mar Wigan Half-Marathon Wigan […]

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GMXC Championships Heaton Park Jan 2018

Leigh Harriers won both Gold and Silver at the Greater Manchester Cross Country Championships at Heaton Park on Saturday. In ideal conditions for cross country running Keely Hodgkinson won individual gold in the U17 ladies 5000 mts two lap race, leading from the gun she headed the Leigh team to county silver medals recording a […]

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Andy Burnham – Honarary Member

Andy Burnham, the Mayor of Greater Manchester, was given honorary membership of Leigh Harriers & AC at their annual Christmas Handicap races, held traditionally on the Sunday before Christmas which this year happened to be Christmas Eve; the award was made to recognise Andy’s involvement in the original idea of the Sports Village and in […]

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