Thursday, April 18, 2024


Athletics: Ockendon’s Olivia impresses for England at cross-country international

EARLIER this year, 14 year old Olivia Forrest represented England at the SIAB International Cross Country event where she took the silver medal and finished first English girl.  Following on from this, her first international vest, she represented Team GBR at the Biathle (Modern Pentathlon) European Championships last Thursday in Munich.

Athletics: Outstanding hurdler Hayley McLean recognised in National Awards

IF THERE was ever an athlete that you could describe as a professional's professional then it surely must be Hayley McLean. This week, Shaftesbury Harrier...

The Thurrock parkrun weekly report

THE big news of the week was the sudden appearance of the permanent signage that has appeared around the heath. To the likes of me and Dave Springham, who helped me campaign for them, it is fantastic.

Grays dad takes on London Marathon in memory of son

A DAD from Grays, is taking on the London Marathon to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust, the charity that supported him when...

Success for Thurrock Harriers at Essex Half Marathon Champs

SIX Thurrock Harrier athletes took on the hilly course today and the team came away with three county medals which is a great result.

Athletics: Thurrock youngsters excel in Bedford

CHARLIE Seago was the star of the show with a gold in U17M High Jump. His leap of 1.97m, a personal best and gaining him 5th place in the UK rankings, was watched by Mum and Dad and Coach Cathy.

Athletics: Hayley McLean runs superb 400 metre heat at European Champs

THURROCK'S Hayley McLean ran a super 400 metre hurdle to make to through to the European Championships semi final.

Athletics: Impressive performances by Thurrock Harriers

Thurrock Harriers show great strength in Combined Events. TAKING part in any athletic event is challenging enough, but five, seven or eight events in a...

Thurrock shine at Essex County 5 Mile Champs

SIX Thurrock Harrier athletes competed in the Friday Night 5 mile road race which was an Essex Champion Race hosted by Springfield Striders.

Athletics: Thurrock Harriers impress at National Champs

FOUR Thurrock Harriers athletes qualified to represent Essex and made their way to the championships in Loughborough on Saturday. A large event with the top...

Athletics: Strong performances by Thurrock Harriers at English Cross Country Champs

SOME strong representation from Thurrock Harriers at the Saucony English National Cross Country Championships held at Parliament Hill on Saturday 26th February.

Athletics: Impressive performances by Thurrock Harriers in Cross Country league

While many of us were taking a break from storms Eunice and Franklin last weekend, Thurrock Harrier's Jayne Elvin was creating a storm of...

Thurrock parkrun resumes on Saturday

THURROCK parkrun is set to resume on Saturday morning.

Athletics: Stanford sprinter makes impressive debut for GB

TALENTED Michael Onilogbo, 16 from Stanford-le-Hope, made his exciting Team GB debut in the 100m guest race and 4x100 relay team in the Under-20 Loughborough International competition…coming third and second respectively.

Athletics: Stanford’s Hayley McLean produces personal best at UK Champs

STANFORD-le-Hope hurdler Hayley McLean produced the run of her life in the final of the 400 metre hurdles at the UK Champs.

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