Upcoming events

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We very much encourage you to take part in our club championship races, and to join us in the Central Lancs Grand Prix races. The Central Lancs Grand Prix is fundamental to the success of our own Blackleach Country Park 5-mile Multi-Terrain Race; please support your club and the Central Lancs Grand Prix by taking part in as many of these races as you can!

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December 2018

Cross Country Championship
Cross Country: Tandle Hill (SELCCL)
Saturday 15th December, 13:40
Tandle Hill
Oldham
OL2 5UX

South East Lancs Cross Country League - Race 2

Manchester YMCA Harriers Cross Country Championship - Race 5

Women's race starts at 1:40pm.

Men's race starts at 2:20pm.

Enter the Manchester YMCA Harriers Cross Country Championship at https://www.manyharrier.co.uk/championships/cross-country-championship-2018-19

Ribble Valley 10K
Sunday 30th December, 10:00
Roefield Leisure Centre
Edisford Road
Clitheroe
Lancashire
BB7 2NW

A surprisingly fast 10K race along scenic lanes just outside of Clitheroe, typically followed by a spot of lunch and a beverage at a suitable local venue. A good way to see out the year!

This one tends to sell out in advance.

More info and entry at http://www.ribblevalley10k.com/

January 2019

Cross Country Championship
Cross Country: Heaton Park (MACCL)
Saturday 12th January, 13:30
Heaton Park
Manchester
M25 2SW

Manchester Area Cross Country League - Race 4

Manchester YMCA Harriers Cross Country Championship - Race 6

Women's race starts at 1:30pm.

Men's race starts at 2:30pm.

Enter the Manchester YMCA Harriers Cross Country Championship at https://www.manyharrier.co.uk/championships/cross-country-championship-2018-19

Cross Country Championship
Cross Country: Heaton Park (SELCCL)
Saturday 19th January, 13:40
Heaton Park
Manchester
M25 2SW

South East Lancs Cross Country League - Race 3

Manchester YMCA Harriers Cross Country Championship - Race 7

Women's race starts at 1:40pm.

Men's race starts at 2:20pm.

Enter the Manchester YMCA Harriers Cross Country Championship at https://www.manyharrier.co.uk/championships/cross-country-championship-2018-19

Northern Cross Country Championships
Saturday 26th January, 14:15
Pontefract Racecourse
Park Road
Pontefract
West Yorkshire
WF8 4QD

If you want to take part in the Northern Cross Country Championships, you must enter through the club.

Enter through our website by 2nd January at https://www.manyharrier.co.uk/2018-19-cross-country#2019northerncrosscountrychampionships

February 2019

Cross Country Championship
Cross Country: Kenworthy Woods (MACCL)
Saturday 9th February, 13:30
Wythenshawe Sports Ground
Wythenshawe
Manchester
M23 0BD

Manchester Area Cross Country League - Race 5

Manchester YMCA Harriers Cross Country Championship - Race 8

Women's race starts at 1:30pm.

Men's race starts at 2:30pm.

Enter the Manchester YMCA Harriers Cross Country Championship at https://www.manyharrier.co.uk/championships/cross-country-championship-2018-19

Cross Country Championship
Cross Country: Yarrow Valley Park (SELCCL)
Saturday 16th February, 13:40
Yarrow Valley Park
Chorley
PR7 3RN

South East Lancs Cross Country League - Race 4

Manchester YMCA Harriers Cross Country Championship - Race 9

Women's race starts at 1:40pm.

Men's race starts at 2:20pm.

Enter the Manchester YMCA Harriers Cross Country Championship at https://www.manyharrier.co.uk/championships/cross-country-championship-2018-19

National Cross Country Championships
Saturday 23rd February, 13:00
Harewood House
Harewood
Leeds
LS17 9LE

If you want to take part in the National Cross Country Championships, you must enter through the club - details TBC.

March 2019

Tokyo Marathon
Sunday 3rd March, 09:10
Tokyo
Japan

Follow our very own Craig Jones as he completes his sixth Abbott World Marathon Majors race. The race starts at ten past midnight UK time on Sunday 3rd March (!)

https://www.marathon.tokyo/en/

Wilmslow Half Marathon
Sunday 24th March, 10:30
Wilmslow RUFC
Kings Road
Wilmslow
Cheshire
SK9 5PZ

A fast half-marathon along the lanes in and around Wilmslow.

This race tends to sell out in advance.

More info and entry at http://www.wilmslowhalfmarathon.org.uk/

Coniston 14
Saturday 30th March, 11:00
John Ruskin School
Lake Road
Coniston
Cumbria
LA21 8EW
Route map preview for Coniston 14

A fantastically scenic road race... albeit rather hilly in places! A great fun and friendly event, where we have form for winning both individual and team prizes. Typically followed up by a late night out in a nearby Lake District town!

More info and online entry at http://www.coniston14.co.uk/

April 2019

ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon
Sunday 7th April, 09:00
Lancashire County Cricket Club
Talbot Road
Stretford
Manchester
M16 0PX

The 2019 ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon.

Early entries close on Wednesday 17th October at 23:59.

More info and entry at http://www.greatermanchestermarathon.com/home/

Boston Marathon
Monday 15th April, 10:00
Hopkinton
Massachusetts
United States of America

Follow our very own Sarah Crandon and Zulma Edmondson as they run the 2019 Boston Marathon. UK start time is 3:00pm.

https://www.baa.org/races/boston-marathon

London Marathon
Sunday 28th April, 10:00
Greenwich Park
London

The 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon.

We have one club place available, which any member can apply for via the Club Secretary. The place is awarded according to the following criteria:

First preference is given to members who have completed the club's summer championship and applied unsuccessfully for a London Marathon place through the ballot.

Second preference is given to members who completed the club's summer championship.

Third preference is given to any member of the club.

If we receive multiple applications of equal standing, the place will be awarded by a random draw of those applications.

https://www.virginmoneylondonmarathon.com/en-gb/