English National Cross Country Championships @ Parliament Hill, London – Report

Some say the streets in the Capital are paved with gold, for those seeking cross country glory on Saturday they found London's historic  course was coated in mud. Parliament Hill situated in North London's Hampstead Heath offers stunning panoramic views of  capital's skyline. The undulating and picturesque parkland had received plenty of rain in the week so despite race day being fairly warm and sunny, conditions quickly became very muddy around the course.  Knavesmire's Ladies were the first … [Read more...]

Ladies 7th at Northern XC Championships

The first club run of the year was the Northern XC Championships and we had a good turnout with 28 Harriers heading to Pontefract. The course was a lot muddier than three years ago which made for tough going. The Ladies team was once again the star performers taking 7th place in the team competition, our best ever Ladies result at a Northerns. First back was Nik Vogan in 58th with the rest of the team comprising Andrea Lancaster, Anwen Darlington and Cassie Holmes. Also running were Sarah … [Read more...]

Cross Country Results

The clubs previous Cross Country team results have now been uploaded to the website and can be seen here The Yorkshire Championships Ladies team result a couple of weeks ago was our best ever result with the Men only a couple of places shy of their best outing. Hopefully this can inspire the teams as they head to Pontefract for the Northern Championships this Saturday. … [Read more...]

The Magnificent Sevenths at the Yorkshire Cross Country Championships

The Magnificent Sevenths Saturday's trip to Lightwater Valley ably demonstrated the club's superb team spirit . It was a joy to see the club field a good number of runners in both the Ladies and Men's races, and our strong individual performances and great team results showed once again that we are both York's and North Yorkshire premier running club. It was superb to see the club having enough runners to be able to have 'A' and 'B' teams in both the Senior Men's and Ladies … [Read more...]

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