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Trossachs awayday

17 April 2016

20 or so Harriers plus dogs had a splendid day out in the Trossachs with the awayday run round Loch Venachar and lunch provided by the Brig o'Turk tearooms. Great views along Loch Venachar and beyond to Loch Achray and Loch Drunkie were the rewards for the hard work on the return leg on the north side of the loch.

International representation for the Harriers

17 April 2016

Club president Gordon Morrison took first MV60 at the Fruehlingslauf 10k in Werl (a small town just east of Dortmund), in a fine time of 45.09, in 16th place overall.

Norman's Law hill race

16 April 2016

Colin Lamont leads the Harriers home at Norman's Law, Mark Dillon heads the Championship table, and Andy Gallagher moved into third place in the championship.

Tom Scott 10 mile road race

10 April 2016

Mark Dillon and I made the trip to Strathclyde Park for the Tom Scott 10 mile road race. The race was won by Tewodle Mengisteab of Shettleston Harriers in a time of 50.49. Our times were a bit more modest, but we were both very happy with the results. I clocked 68.26, while Mark clocked 79.34. Mark's efforts move him up to 2nd place in the club championship.

The Great Tartan Skidaddle

10 April 2016

Not content with running 21 times round North Inch in Perth a couple of weeks ago, Matt McLay took on the Great Tartan Skidaddle on Saturday April 9. This is a new race on a new long-distance path through the Trossachs from Inversnaid on Loch Lomond to Callander, a total distance of 31 miles. Despite sore feet, Matt completed the route in 6.11.

Jim Dingwall Round the Houses 10k

10 April 2016

Andy Aitken had a big 10k pb at the Round the Houses race in Grangemouth, taking 3 minutes off his previous best to finish in 41.41. Also running were Wattie Mackay (1st MV50), Colin Lamont, Ben Murphy and Maddy Watson.

National Road Relays

04 April 2016

Two Harriers teams competed at the National Road Relays in Livingston. The men's team completed the six legs of their race in a total time of 2.50.33, in 39th position, and the women's team finished the four legs of their race with a total time of 2.20.57, in 22nd position.

The Ruths run Paris!

04 April 2016

Ruth Clark and Ruth Howie joined a bunch of like-minded Wee County chums to run the Paris Marathon on Sunday April 3. Unfortunately injury and heat got in the way of personal best times, but a good time seemed to had by all. Ruth and Ruth ran together to finish in 4.53.11.

Alloa half marathon

21 March 2016

Will leads the Harriers home at Alloa, Wendy sets a new pb.

Gartmorn 6 trail race

13 March 2016

Wattie and Wendy lead the way at Gartmorn with impressive performances, and the Juniors have a good day out to win their Creme Eggs!

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