Worksop Harriers & AC, founded in 1949, is an athletics club catering for novices and experienced athletes alike. We offer a range of training sessions to cater for all of our members’ requirements, including long runs, short runs, speed work, hill work, track & field sessions, fartlek and cross country. Your training can also be geared towards your specific race goals.
Rising star Emily Race stormed to victory in the Midlands Combined Events Championships at Bedford. A nail biting finish in the 800m saw her agonisingly miss out on a bronze medal in the National Championships by a single point. Race produced numerous personal best performances throughout the 7 heptathlon events, which secured her first place by 119 points overall.
Full results can be found via the following link:
A superb team effort saw the Harriers Ladies take Gold in the team competition at the Newstead Abbey Dash 5k, incorporating the County Championships.
First home was Sarah Worley in 20:09, closely followed by Amy Fendley 20:21, Teresa McPake 20:32 and Tracy Hamilton 22:40. Amy Fendley also brought home a Gold in V35 category, with Teresa McPake closely following to clinch the silver medal. The Harriers men were also in top form and finished as follows: John Hardcastle 19:13, John Hewitt 19:57, Colin Laughton 20:46, John Harrison 21:12, Daniel Scott 21:19, Neil Rushby 25:25. Special mention has to go to Neil Rushby who did us proud in completing his first ever official race. (more…)
Worksop Harrier Peter Fendley battled injury to clinch gold in the Male Vet 60 category at the Notfast 10k County Championships, with a winning time of 45.18mins.
Other Harriers taking part in the championships were Colin Laughton who finished in a time of 43.06mins and Tracy Hamilton with a time of 48.59mins
Full results can be found here:
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