Golf Ball FR

Wednesday, 17th August 2016

IMG_4960aPhil Marsden clocked 39:40 for 5.5M with 900ft at this evening’s Golf Ball fell race. Good conditions, although wet underfoot, cued a good battle with Horwich’s Joe Mercer for third place of the 151 field, which the latter took by 8 seconds.

Coupled with a fifth place at Whittle Pike FR and third at Pilgrims Cross FR, Marsden finished Rossendale’s mid-week fell series in silver position for the second year running.


  • Fleetwood HM

    Sunday, 21st August 2016 Simon Dally warmed up for the upcoming Bolton Half Marathon by collecting a top ten in strong winds over the 13.1 miles at Fleetwood today. As part of the leading group, an extra 400m was covered in error, but his 1:22:08.96 for seventh was still impressive. read more

  • Horwich Jubilee 5M

    Wednesday, 17th August 2016 Tommy Harrison claimed another podium this evening, collecting a bronze by going six seconds quicker than a month ago. Seven other Blue Vests were amongst the 84 runners: 3 Tommy Harrison 27:15 7 Simon Dally 28:36 (1st M45) 9 Matthew Walker 29:03 (1st MU20) 11 Simon read more

  • Northern Athletics U13 / U15 / U17 Champs 2016

    Weekend, 13/14 August 2016 Middlesbrough hosted the outdoor Northerns T&F championships this weekend, with Bolton representation in each of the age groups. Taiwo Taiwo collected 200m silver with 25.97s after breezing through her U15 heat in a winning time of 26.20s. Brother Kehinde Taiwo clocked 25.68s for fourth in his read more

  • BMC Gold Standard Races

    Tuesday, 9th August 2016 Two Blue Vsts competed in the 800m at Stretford this evening. Tom Lancashire clocked 1:48.99 for second in the A race. U23 Jonothan Kay clocked 1:53.82 for second in the C race, though his time was quicker than all athletes in the B race. Results read more

  • Red Rose XC Entry 2016

    Tuesday, 9th August 2016 Info for the upcoming x-country season is below: The rules and constitution can be found at the RRXC website (click HERE). READ THEM!! By participating, it is taken that you have read AND understood them. This year’s events are: Saturday 15th October @ Leigh Saturday 29th read more