This small but friendly club was first established in the early 1980s. It continues to go from strength to strength. Within the club, there is something for everyone, whether you run for pleasure, enjoy the social interactions, race competitively or want to try cycling and swimming. Come and see what we are all about on Wednesday nights at 6.45pm for a 7pm start from the Horwich Leisure Centre foyer.
A big thankyou to everyone who ran, marshalled or helped and braved the hot conditions and the midgies at the Hendersons End Fell Race last night. 104 runners ran last night in what is a tough 7.5 mile course with 1400 ft of ascent. Winner was Nick Leigh from Horwich RMI, 2nd his teammate Sam[…]
You can read all about the adventures here
A great round up of racing and you can read all about it here
It’s that time of year again, summer evening fell races are in full swing. The slightly longer course that we used last year has been approved again for this years race by United Utilities, Woodland Trust and Natural England. Once again the race is sponsored by inov8, many thanks in advance to them. It is[…]
Andy Laycock hits the headlines with the Blackstick Blue 10K. You can read all about it here
When some us were enjoying a BBQ an beverages in the garden, Mary White and Sally McCoy secured age group success at Horwich Triathlon. A triathlon is difficult enough, but doing Horwich Triathlon with the undulating bike leg and then a run up to the Pike, in that heat, is remarkable. Well done to Mary[…]
Club Trio, Mike, Albert and Tony took on the Fellsman and conquered it. You can read all about it here Well done to the three of you and well done to Josie for starting but unfortunately made the difficult decision to pull out after 20 miles due to injury.
A huge WELL DONE and CONGRATULATIONS to our member Rachel Hanock who completed the Chester Half Marathon on 29 April 2018. Rachel’s results were as follows: Chester Half Marathon 2018 567 – Rachel Hancock Gun 1:45:03 Pos 939 Chip 1:42:54 Female pos 94 FV40 pos 13 Excellent work, Rachel.
The Green Dream Team had an early start on Saturday morning to do The Fellsman. This is a 61mi/11,000ft climb race that includes Ingleborough & Whernside in the first 10miles! Carrying plenty of gear, we set off as a team of 4 ‘The Lostockers’. We had great weather from the off. Clear blue sky, fantastic[…]
On Wednesday 18 April 2018, the annual event that is Leo’s Duathlon took place. The results are as follows: Male: 1. Albert Sunter 41.19 2. Chris Taylor 42.59 3. Clive Worthington 43.25 4. Paul Walton 44.40 5. David Wilcock 47.38 6. Rob Garstang 55.18 7. Allan Jones 65.34 Non Members Julian Goudge 34.23 Tony Varley[…]