The Blog

10 Peaks, The Lakes (or so long and thanks for all the bogs…)

Ever done something silly while under the influence? Like entering the Lakes edition of the 10 Peaks; 48kms and only 3,200m of climbing? Fiona Hamor did...
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2017 Clwydian 20

Dave and Steph tackle the 2017 Clwydian 20 fell race.
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Hello from your new Manchester YMCA Harriers Club President

An introductory message from Chris March, the newly-elected Club President of the Manchester YMCA Harriers.
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Notice of Annual General Meeting

The 2017 Manchester YMCA Harriers Annual General Meeting will take place in The Bridgewater Suite of the Castlefield Hotel on 3rd May 2017 at 7:00pm.
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White Rose Ultra 2016

Steph Goodchild's account of the 30-mile edition of the 2016 White Rose Ultra: a fairly short one, for our Steph!
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Great Lakeland 3Day 2016

Fancy something a bit challenging? Fiona Hamor's account of her and Steph Goodchild's adventures on the 2016 Great Lakeland 3Day will surely inspire you!
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Joan Atherton

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Joan Atherton. Joan's funeral will take place at 2pm on Monday 6th February at Blackley Crematorium.
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New Website

An overview of our new website. A mobile-friendly design with refreshed content. Featuring an upcoming events calendar powered by Strava.
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A Run Down Memory Lane

Eddie Gilligan recounts his marathon PB attempt at the Cardiff Marathon in 2005, with a glorious finish in the Millennium Stadium.
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David Ashton – A Lifetime in Athletics (Part 3)

The third and final part of David Ashton's memoir of his life as a runner. Featuring the Manx Mountain Marathon, falls, injuries and the future.
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