Weekly Roundup

It was  a quiet week this week as everyone prepares for Christmas. On Saturday the Eskra 10k place took place in Tyrone. Over 150 runners took to the start line including two members from the Cox family in the form of Martin and Lauren. Martin completed the course in 39:18 in to finish in 10th […]

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Junior Report 7 December 2014

Saturday saw the juniors claiming some well deserved success at the cross country in Ballyclare. First up in the U11s over a distance of half a mile was LUKE KELLY in 1st with team mate KELVIN KEARNEY coming in to claim 3rd just a second behind 2nd place. In the girls race EMMY THORNTON just […]

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weekly round up 7 December

A quiet week for racing, with only three races to report on    Malcolm Cup XC There was a great turn out at Ballyclare on Saturday 6 December for the Malcolm Cup.  In the 3 mile Ladies and Vets race, Nat Glenn came in strongly in 4th place with a time of 17.20, followed by […]

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Junior Athletes at Irish Inter County XC

Six North Belfast Harrier juniors made the trip to Dundalk having qualified for the Glo Health Inter County Cross Country Championships on 23 November. The event saw athletes from all over Ireland come to compete in the even age group championships. The course looked fast but as with all cross country courses the athletes knew it […]

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Harriers Sweep Seeley Cup 10k

North Belfast Harriers rolled to victories in both the men’s and women’s division of the ever-popular Seeley Cup 10k in Ormeau Park in Belfast on Saturday, with good all-around efforts from everyone who took part. A sell-out crowd of 1,000 athletes turned out to test themselves in one of the year’s most hotly-contested races, where […]

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Weekly round up 23 November 2014

Rea performs on world stage in Doha A field of 200 runners took to the course of the 100K IAU World Championships on Friday 21 November in Doha, among them the club’s own Marty Rea, representing Ireland.  Coming through the 50k marker in a time of 5.43.39, he ran in humid conditions to complete the […]

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Tough Running at Tollymore

On Saturday the 26extreme event returned to the Tullymore Forest park just outside of Newcastle. This year a large contingent of the Harriers were in action on the trail paths of the forest park in harsh conditions of the morning. In the marathon event Mark McKinstry a pre-race favourite in the event didn’t disappoint. Mark led […]

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  The juniors travelled to Cavan early on Sunday morning to take part in the NI&Ulster Cross Country Championships on a challenging course. First was U11 girls with Alicia Whyte McGivern 59th and the U11boys with Conor Sheridan 65th and Niall Kerr 67th. Next up was U13 girls with Rebecca Wallace in 12 claiming a […]

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