Athletics: Four Harriers compete at English Schools Champs

Athletics: Four Harriers compete at English Schools Champs

English Schools Track & Field Championships FOUR Thurrock Harrier athletes were selected to represent Essex in the English Schools Track & Field Championships held in Birmingham on 7th & 8th July; Theo Adesina, Funminiyi Olajide, Hayley Instance, and Ruby Bridger. Great performances in Long Jump saw two medals being brought home; Theo won bronze medal […]

Athletics: Khai grabs silver in UK Champs

Athletics: Khai grabs silver in UK Champs

THURROCK athlete, Khai Riley-Laborde produced an outstanding performance to grab a silver medal in the 110 metre hurdles at the British Championships in Birmingham on Sunday. The event was won by David King from Plymouth in 13.55. Khai, running for Enfield and Haringey clocked 13.71. Th event was also a trial for the World Championships […]

Athletics: Hundreds turn out for Horndon 10K

Athletics: Hundreds turn out for Horndon 10K

OVER 400 runners tackled the war conditions to compete the Horndon-on-the-Hill 10K on Sunday morning. The race takes place during the Horndon Feast and Fayre and is a favourite of runners due to the welcoming crowds. The winner was Braintree AC’s Tim Woulfe who ran in 33.47. First woman home was Thames Hare and Hounds […]

Athletics: Multi-event talent on display at Essex Champs

Athletics: Multi-event talent on display at Essex Champs

Southern Athletics League 21st May Sunday (21st) saw Thurrock travel to King’s Lynn for their 2nd round fixture of the Southern Athletics League competing against Royston Runners, Stevenage & North Herts, and Medway & Maidstone. Unfortunately due to other commitments it was a much depleted team but there were some great individual performances from both […]

Athletics: Hayley’s success at an Instance

Athletics: Hayley’s success at an Instance

BEST performance at the London Marathon didn’t come from the 26.2 milers but from under 15 Hayley Instance. Representing the Eastern Counties in the 5k race she recorded 17m 44s, an outstanding time for an athlete of this age. This is the crowning moment of a long and very successful winter.

Are you running the 2017 London Marathon?

Are you running the 2017 London Marathon?

ARE you from Thurrock and running the London Marathon on Sunday? If so, let us know. The Virgin London Marathon website has a facility that enables us to track all the runners. . Each runners split times from 5k, 10k, 15k, Half Marathon and all the way up to 42K comes up on the website. […]

Athletics: Harriers shine at Essex Road Relays

Athletics: Harriers shine at Essex Road Relays

THE Essex Road Relays for seniors and veterans grow in popularity year on year. The 5k course on Dovercourt Esplanade is always breezy but popular with the athletes and this year 97 teams, men’s and women’s, toed the start line on Saturday. These included 4 teams from the Harriers.

Athletics: More success for Theo

Athletics: More success for Theo

For the U17B , Theo Adesina in his first year as U17B did us all proud in the indoor heptathlon coming a very good 4th over hall with a PB of 4468 points which now ranked number one in Essex, East and England

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