Weekly Roundup – Bronze for Cathy at World Master’s

This week Harriers excelled from the local to the world stage, highlighted by Cathy McCourt’s bronze medal over 5000 metres at the World Masters’ Track and Field Championships in Lyon, France. Cathy also finished fourth over 10,000 metres, while closer to home a men’s squad of Andrew Annett, Mark McKinstry, Conor Curran and John Black […]

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Junior Roundup: July

JULY JUNIOR REPORT Despite the Junior training being off for the month of July, for many Juniors it didn’t mean a lack of activity.   JUNIOR CAMP 3-5/7/2015 On Friday 3rd July, 36 young Harrier’s and 10 volunteer coaches travelled to Castlewellan for the Junior summer camp in conjunction with Clubs for Young People. After […]

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Busy, Busy week with great results!

Cookstown Half Marathon Nearly 300 runners arrived into Cookstown, County Tyrone, on Saturday 1 August for the eighth race in the Pure Running series of half marathons.  The newly revised undulating course saw an impressive run for Martin Cox, finishing in 14th place overall in a time of 1.26.15.  Jack Carberry followed not far behind in […]

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Hydro Run Laganside 10k Promotion

  Recover from the Laganside 10k with a Half Price (£10) Taster Session at Belfast’s Hydrorun Underwater Treadmill Hydrorun, the underwater treadmill facility located in the Gasworks in Belfast, is offering runners pre-registered for the Purerunning Laganside 10k on 6 September a chance to schedule a half price (£10) taster session in the week following […]

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Weekly Roundup: Festival of Running

Quite a few podiums this week and some excellent junior performances in the Dalriada Festival. Portaferry 10 Mile On Tuesday the Portaferry 10 Mile race was held as part of the annual festival in the town. The race always attracts a good quality field and also has an associated 2 man relay event. In the […]

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Weekly Round Up 19th July 2015

Irvinestown Lady of the Lake 10k & 5K On Tuesday over two hundred runners took part in the Lady of the Lake Festival road races in County Fermanagh. North Belfast Harriers were represented by Martin Cox in the 10k and Lauren Cox in the 5k race. Martin was amongst the frontrunners throughout the race but […]

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weekly round-up 12 July 2015

  Greyabbey 10K and 5k road races It was a quiet week for racing but a good one for NBH as there was more than a fair share of the podiums at Greyabbey on 10 July, with over 300 athletes taking part.   In the 5k race, back-on-form Kent Swann secured top spot on the podium […]

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Summer Running

A delay in the posting of the report from last week due to intermittent WiFi access on the West Coast of Ireland. Here are the results from the first week of July; North Coast 10k On Thursday the 2nd Simon Reeve travelled to the North Coast to take part in the local 10k. Simon completed the […]

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