Paisley 10k

What looked to be a cold grey Sunday morning turned out to be quite the opposite as the Maryhill Harriers embarked on the Paisley 10k Road Race. Overcast and muggy, it wasn’t exactly ideal racing conditions as four runners arrived for a 10 o’clock start. Starting near the front I had more of an advantage …

Bella Belter 10k

The Bella Belter in Pollok Park on Friday 17th August was the last in the series of five races which make up the Tour of Clydeside. We didn’t have any harriers entered for the complete tour this year although Linda completed two of the earlier races to keep the other clubs on their toes. We …

Brian Goodwin 10k

This was my first time running this race.  I had stepped in at the last minute for Chris who has been carrying a hamstring injury recently.   I had been advised it was a relatively flat course and this turned out to be the case other than one short hill.   It is two identical laps round …

Jersey Half Marathon

I thoroughly enjoyed running this half so much last year that I returned to do it again this year along with Caroline making her debut and Caroline’s brother Paul who finished two minutes ahead of me last year. We all turned up at the start line in not at all ideal states of fitness, Caroline …

Dick Wedlock 10k

This year’s Dick Wedlock 10K which doubled up as our 10K club championship took place under sunny but hot conditions (my car said 21 degrees!). The course started at Cartha Rugby club and headed into the park following the same route as the Brian Goodwin for 2K. It then involved two loops of the centre …