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 …

Drumpellier 5k

Five harriers made the trip east on Sunday 13th May to compete in the Drumpellier 5k which this year was chosen as the race to decide the Club 5k Championship. The weather was nice and dry and not yet too hot to adversely affect times. The race started outside the Lochview Family Golf Centre and, …

Bannerman 5k

The annual Maryhill Harriers Bannerman 5k took place on Thursday 3rd May at our usual route in Dawsholm Park. Despite a bit of rain and wind during the day, the course held up in most parts with only a few patches of mud to navigate on what is always a very challenging course. 8 runners …

Balfron 10k

Sunday 22nd April saw six harriers compete in the 12th edition of the hilly and picturesque Balfron 10k. Voted the top 10k in Scotland in 2009 by readers of Runners World magazine the race has continued to maintain a high standard with a challenging but very scenic rural route, great organisation, a generous goody-bag, loads …