YKH Round Up – National XC ,Snake Lane ,Harewood ,Heartbeat & more…

---English National Cross Country Championships. Parliament Hill, Hampstead Heath London.                               Results  The Nationals returned to London on a beautiful day , the elevated position atop Parliament hill offering great views of the London skyline. Athletes from all over the country assembled to compete in Amatuer Athletics biggest event and to find out where they and their teams rank on the national stage. First YKH athlete to run would be Lawrence Griffin in the 10k … [Read more...]

Weekly Round Up – w.e 28th Jan – Northern XC Champs’, Ferriby & more..

---North of England Cross Country Championships - Harewood Park. Thankfully this year the Northern's did not require a long journey across the Pennines, just a quick jaunt to the lush parkland surrounding Harewood House. -Under 20 Junior Men. Ed Hooper was the first YKH runner to tackle the rolling parkland course, his race of 8km would follow the same course as the Ladies would later. Ed was 62nd in a time of 0:33:46. - Senior Women. … [Read more...]

YKH Weekly Round Up – Yorkshire XC Champs & more…

---Yorkshire Cross Country Championships. ( 06.01.2018) Another year another  nice trip to Lightwater Valley for the Yorkshire Championships. Running conditions were fantastic , no mud to speak of, light wind, no rain   and  the bountiful sun made it just warm enough. Knavesmire's  Men were 7th team in their '10km'  race , an improvement on  last year's  result ( 8th ).  The 'B' team were 18th, with there being 28 teams in total.  First six to count . The Senior Mens race consisted of a … [Read more...]

YKH Weekly Round Up w.e 19 Nov – XC League Spenborough and more…

---Spenborough XC - West Yorkshire Cross Country League Race #3. Race three of the league was held on a tight a twisty course , weather was again very good and the ground held up well , resisting the urge to turn muddy. Knavesmires's Ladies were a little depleted , two of our fastest runners not able to run due to illness, meant we were not able to replicate their team victory at race 2. However due to the good number of Ladies we have competing in the cross country this year and the … [Read more...]

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