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Meall nan Tarmachan hill race

09 October 2016

Aaron Dawson takes an excellent 5th place at the Meall nanTarmachan hill race to move him into 3rd position in the men's championship. Andy Gallagher puts in a strong performance to stay in 2nd place, and Mark Dillon continues his 100% record in this year's championship. Rowan Dillon runs well as the lone women's representative from the club.

Neil McCover half marathon

09 October 2016

Wendy Taylor continues her golden summer with a new half marathon pb of 1.32.38 and 1st in her age category. Lauren Fairweather sets her new half marathon pb, Mark Dillon continues his 100% championship record, and Tony Wayte sets a season's best for the distance.

Great Scottish Run

05 October 2016

Harriers joined Olympic star Callum Hawkins at the GSR half marathon, with good times from Richard Collingwood, Andy Scott, Jim Alexander, Nicola Watson, Sonja McFadden, Graeme Aitken, Janine Grant, and Lauren Fairweather. In the 10k, the club was represented by Charlie Grimson finishing just outside the top 100, with Maddy Watson getting back near her best, and Janice Scott making a welcome return.

Glencoe Marathon Gathering

04 October 2016

Doug Flint ran the Glencoe marathon, from the west end of Glencoe to Fort William, finishing in 4.39.01, in 7th position in the V50 category. Angie Leckie ran the half marathon, from Kinlochleven to Fort William, in 2.53.18, in 5th position in her age category.

Linlithgow 10k

27 September 2016

Patrick O'Kane took on the flat, fast Linlithgow 10K, finishing in a very good time of 38.15 - 3rd MV50 and 15th overall in a field of nearly 600 runners.

Loch Ness Marathon

26 September 2016

Aaron Dawson leads the Harriers efforts at the Loch Ness Marathon with a very good 3.08.41. Andy Scott, running for Marie Curie, finished in 3.53.03, with Julia Greenlees completing in 4.13.03 and Colin Tipping finishing in 5.14.29.

East Neuk 10k

26 September 2016

Nicola Watson, Lauren Fairweather and Iain Thomson made the trip to Anstruther for running and cake at the East Neuk 10k. The running came first, with a challenging wind over half the out-and-back course. Iain headed the Harriers home in a time of 46.24, with Nicola in 47.44 and Lauren in 55.04, taking 10 minutes off her time from the same race last year.

Harriers charity donation to Muthill Pre-school group

26 September 2016

As part of their ongoing commitment to supporting local groups, Harriers club President Gordon Morrison was delighted to present a cheque for £264.80 to Donna Mackintosh and Emma Sutherland, of the Muthill Pre-School Group.

Pitlochry 10k

18 September 2016

Wendy Taylor takes 2nd place and 1st FV40 in the Pitlochry 10k, while Aaron strikes a blow for the under-30s with a good 17th position in a time of 39.09. Tony, Andy G and Mark did their bit for the over-50s, and Iain had a fine run as 4th MV60.

Glen Coe Skyline

18 September 2016

Will Manners takes 1st Male Vet place at the astonishingly tough Glen Coe Skyline race of 55km with 4,746m of ascent.


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