Championship races 2019 - Road/Trail

Race : Standish Hall Trail Race (10kish)

Date : Sat 23rd Feb : 2:30pm: Britannia Wigan Hotel, Almond Brook Road, Standish, Wigan WN6 0SR (off J27 M6)

£6/£8 +£1 on the day


Race: Wigan 10 mile

Date: Sunday 17th March, 9:30am: Market Street, Wigan Town Centre, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 1JN. This is part of a festival - there is a race for children too above 11  - if you decide to take the family.


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Race : Cowm Res 5k   1/5

Venue : Cowm Res Race : Cock & Magpie, Cock Hall Lane,Date: 10th April (Wed)


Race: Salford 10k – fills up fast.

Date: 19th April (Friday) 10am: Venue: Salford Sports Village, Littleton Road, Salford M7 3NQ


Race :Roger Colson 5k: 5K Series Race 2/4: Venue : Cowm Res Race : Cock & Magpie, Cock Hall Lane,Date: 24th April (Wed): Time: 7pm


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Race : John Purdy Cowm Res 5k  5K Series Race 3/4

Date: Sunday, 5th May: Time: 11:15: Memorial for Springhill Hospice

Entry fees: £5/£7 + £1 on the day


Race: Mike McGee Cowm Res 5k

5K Series Race 4/5 :Date: Tuesday, 21st May: Time: 7pm start

£4/£6 +£1 on the night : Cock & Magpie, Cock Hall Lane.


Relay: Terry Nortley Relay (Bank Holiday)

Date:  Monday 27th May (BH) Rules: 4 per team - 2 miles each Time:  10:00am

Where: Close Park Radcliffe About : Raises money for multiple sclerosis - is well worth a go, a great event! £16:00 a team (attached)


Race : Race The Train -  Sells out so be sure to book your entry early.

Date: Sunday 23rd  June 12 miles: Start/Registration - Bury Train Station BL9 0EY

Registration opens on platform 3 from 09:15: Start Time - 10:55am


Race Royton Trail Race:

Date: Wednesday, July 10th Start: 7:30pm

Race HQ at the Tandle Hill Tavern, Thornham Lane, Middleton, Manchester M24 2SD. Parking on road.


Race : Black Knight Charge

Date: Wednesday, 17th July.: Time: 7:30pm

Registration at East Cheshire Harriers HQ, Richmond Street, Ashton-under-Lyne OL7 9HG: Also 2 mile under 16s race £2


Date for Diary: Our race Hopwood Trot

Date : 7th (not a club race) : Time starts: 7pm

Where: Hopwood College

WE need Marshall's


Race : Club Handicap 5K: Date: Wednesday 14th August. Time: 7:00pm

Where: Bowlee Community Park, Heywood Old Rd

£2:00 & small gift club members only.


Race : Stan Curran: Race: 5K Cowm Res £4:00

5K Series Race 5/4: Date: Thursday 22 August :Time: 7pmWhere: Cock & Magpie, Cock Hall Lane, Whitworth. This race may get full ...


Race : Stockport Hatters ½ Marathon

Date: Sunday 8th September: Where: Stockport: Full details TBC


Race : Warrington ½ Marathon

Date : Sunday 15th September, Early Bird Entry


Race : Littleborough 10k -online entry discount

Sunday 29th September: Registration: 7:45 – 9:10 am (allow 5 min walk/ run from Race HQ to the new start location): Race start time: 9:30 am Race HQ: Littleborough Amateur Boxing Club (car park behind the building) 21 Church Street, Littleborough, Lancashire, OL15 8DA (10 minutes from M62 junction 21)


Rochdale 1/2 marathon News: We will need support to marshal this race:

This fantastic event returns on Sunday 7th October for its four year, with stunning new improved routes, combining the best of town and countryside. Chip timed races on fully marshalled traffic free courses, with a technical t-shirt and medal for all finishers.
Please support your local event, organised by Rochdale Harriers, Middleton Harriers and Rochdale Triathlon Club.


The List -how it works: 5 long, 5 medium & 5 short - throughout the year some hilly, some flat - trying not to repeat last years races.


Short – 1 series and handicap


       1)   Mike McGee  (Cowm reservoir) requested

2)   Roger Colson  (Cowm reservoir)resquested

       3)   John Purdey (extra – requested by clubs)  (Cowm reservoir)

       4)   Stan Curran (Cowm reservoir)

       5)   Club Handicap (Bowlee Country Park)



       1)   Standish Hall Trail (new) 

       2)   Salford 10k (requested)

       3)   Royton Trail (requested)

       4)   Black Knight Charge (requested)

      5)   Littleborough 10k



      1)   Wigan 10 mile (requested)

      2)   Race the Train 12 miles (requested)

      3)   Stockport Hatters 1/2

      4)   Warrington ½ (requested)

      5)   A marathon