Sperrin Harriers support Galbally 5Mile

Galbally 5Mile witnesses big Harriers turnout

Our runners travelled near and far this week, supporting local parkruns, Donegal events and the well organised neighbouring Galbally 5k and 5mile.   Galbally 5k & 5m The Galbally 5 miler was again part of the Sperrin Harriers Summer Series of races and once again the Harriers turned out in...

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Harrier Ladies supporting Purple Ladies 5K

Parkruns, Purple Ladies and Paul Murray 5K Success

Sperrin Harriers out and about again this week at several parkruns, supporting Springwell RC Purple Ladies and feeling triumphant at Paul Murray 5K series.   Parkrun results Girvan Prom Gordon Linton 17.53 (2nd Overall) Limavady Martin Kolbohm 24.21 Musa Paul McLaughlin 20.07 Damien Kelly 20.47 Mark Reid 23.10 Paula Mc...

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Sperrin Harriers at Limavady Parkrun

Harriers Roundup

Victoria Park 24 hour run Sperrin Harriers runner Paul O Gara completed a 24hr run at Victoria Park, Belfast, clocking up over 100 miles. Paul is running in aid of two charities, namely SANDS, an excellent charity that supports anyone affected by the death of a baby and Friends of...

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Cork Marathon Success

Cork Marathon Well done to Gordon Linton who ran a brilliant time in the Cork Marathon last weekend. Well done Gordon. Gordon Linton 3:02:56 Saturday 1st June Once again we had some commendable runs at our local parkrun. Well done to Declan Morrison who finished second and to Paula McMenemy...

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Stunnerz n Runnerz a Roaring Success

Killyclogher 10K Another well-organised event was held in Killyclogher, outside Omagh on Saturday. A downhill first kilometre can lull runners into believing this to be an easy 10K, but a few hills later can really sap the energy from the legs! Well done to Paul on his age category placing...

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Harriers at Carmen 5 miler

Harriers run near and far

Harriers this week took on the Lifford Strabane Half Marathon, Carmen 5Miler and as usual great support for local parkruns. Parkrun Round up Craigavon Parkrun Well done to Gordon Linton on the podium place last Saturday. Gordon Linton 17.43 3rd overall Stephen Black 18.36 Maureen Mallon 31.01 Joyce McMullan 33.10...

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Declan Morrison Belfast marathon

Belfast and Limerick marathon achievements

This week witnessed the red and white shirts tackle the roads of Belfast and Limerick as members took on respective city Marathons Belfast marathon Belfast marathon continues to be tone of the main goals for many of the Sperrin Harriers runners each year. We had many experienced runners this year...

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Paul O'Gara and family

Harrier takes on mighty run

Ultra Charity Mountain Run Last weekend Sperrin Harriers club member, Paul O’Gara ,completed the first of his three mammoth challenges – to complete an ultra distance mountain run and raise funds for the fantastic charity Sands NI. His running included twelve hours on Slieve Gallion Mountain, running up Tullynagee Road...

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Lisa Fitzpatrick celebrates London Marathon achievement

Lisa Realises London Marathon Dream

This weekend we had one representative at the world famous London Marathon and the weekly parkruns were also well supported by the Harriers. London Marathon The London Marathon is the pinnacle for many within the running community and this year the Harriers had one representative who donned the red and...

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Victoria and Matthew Trouton at Manchester Marathon

Harriers Duo run Manchester Marathon

Manchester Marathon, Ballymena Belles and the local parkruns all get support from Harriers during this running week, which kicked off the Harriers Parkrun series for 2024. Manchester Marathon Tori Trouton 3:54:20 Matthew Trouton 4:15:05 (PB) Massive congratulations to the husband and wife team on completing the marathon today. Well done...

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Sperrin Harriers at Omagh Half Marathon

Omagh Half Proves Popular for the Harriers

Omagh Half Marathon is always a favourite with the Harriers and several members were taking on this course and this distance for the first time. Congratulations to all who completed the distance, even when running in the middle of storm Kathleen. The local Parkruns also took place on Saturday despite...

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Winter League Continues at An Creagan

Last weekend saw the third race of the Sperrin Harriers’ Winter League Series. This 5 mile trail race was based at An Creagán and we were blessed with pleasant weather, resulting in some fast times. First home was Justin Bloomer from Mid Ulster AC followed by Sperrin Harriers’ own Adrian...

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Sperrin Harriers Christmas Roundup

As well as protein-loading on the Christmas turkey, the Sperrin Harriers found time over the festive period for some running too! The Loughmacrory 5 miler is always a fitting climax to the year and so it proved this year again with another superbly organised event. It was a beautiful day...

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Bernie Sonner presents the Members member award to Gillian Robinson and Damien Kelly

Parkrun Roundup

With the Winter League 5K race at Lough Fea, attendance at the Parkruns was smaller from the Sperrin Harriers. Martin flew the flag for the Harriers in the Netherlands this week and club PRO Sam Cuddy finally notched up 25 Parkruns at MUSA! Amsterdamse Bos Martin Kolbohm 24.29 Dungannon Patsy...

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Sperrin Harriers Round up

Hello everyone Thank you for the great coverage of our first Winter League race last weekend. It was much appreciated. We have the next race on Saturday at Lough Fea.   Parkrun Roundup Derrynoid Well done to James Hepburn who continues his fine running, finishing in first at his local...

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