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Hartley charges to Grand Prix double

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:50pm Thursday 17th July 2014

EAST Lancashire’s finest trailed in the wake of City of Stoke AC ace Marc Hartley in the back-to-back Burnley and Pendle Grand Prix races.

Leonard delighted with personal best

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:20pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

ALISON Leonard insists she now has the confidence to mix it with the best in the world after exceeding all of her expectations at the Sainsbury’s Glasgow Grand Prix.

Blackburn Harriers pair shine on England duty

Lancashire Telegraph:

1:10pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

TWO Blackburn Harriers stars are fresh back from representing their country in the ninth World Mountain Running Association International Youth Cup.

Hitchon all set for Glasgow

Lancashire Telegraph: Sophie Hitchon

7:46am Tuesday 17th June 2014

EAST Lancashire star Sophie Hitchon admits she is delighted with her Commonwealth Games call as the 22-year-old was confirmed in the England team for this summer’s event in Glasgow.

Double delight for Barlick star Craig

Lancashire Telegraph: Race winner Jimmy Craig leads the field at the Weets Fell Race

12:40pm Thursday 12th June 2014

BARLICK Fell Runners ace Jimmy Craig made it back-to-back wins in the Pendle & Burnley Grand Prix series when he powered to victory in Saturday’s Weets Fell Race in Barnoldswick.

Fogarty looks to a pro move

Lancashire Telegraph: Brian Fogarty

12:40pm Thursday 29th May 2014

BLACKBURN ironman Brian Fogarty could join the professional ranks, just 12 months since he won his first amateur triathlon title.

Wareing heads Chorley’s charge

4:20pm Thursday 22nd May 2014

PAUL Wareing kept up his impressive form to lead the Chorley Athletic and Triathlon Club members home in the Haigh Hall Four Mile Race.

Kay secures success

2:20pm Thursday 22nd May 2014

CHRIS Kay and Alison Rushton took the honours in the second Darwen Aquathon.

Labrianidis seals podium spot

1:20pm Thursday 22nd May 2014

IAN Greenwood and Catherine Labrianidis led the way for Rossendale Triathlon Club at the Keswick Mountain Festival Triathlon.

Shaw comes close in thrilling trail run

11:16am Thursday 22nd May 2014

BURNLEY AC’S Gary Shaw just missed out on victory in a thrilling Wholan Nook Trail Race as Stoke’s Marc Hartley won by six seconds.

Goudge leads Chorley’s charge

2:50pm Thursday 15th May 2014

A DAMP night in Astley Park was the setting for the first Trail Series race of the season.

Father and son shine in Hyndburn

12:50pm Thursday 15th May 2014

A FATHER and son duo from Blackburn Harriers were in the medals in Sunday’s rain-swept Mid Lancs Track and Field League event at Hyndburn.

Weather doesn’t dampen Pendle Tri spirits

Lancashire Telegraph: Martin Garnett

11:40am Thursday 15th May 2014

HUNDREDS of spectators braced the wind and rain to cheer on the competitors in Sunday’s Pendle Triathlon.

Chorley's Hewison 13th in first triathlon

7:29am Monday 28th April 2014

Chorley star Katie Hewison finished 13th in her first World Series Triathlon event of the year in South Africa as her British team-mates Jodie Stimpson and Helen Jenkins finished first and second. Hewison said on her Twitter page: “First tri of the year so I’ll take that.”

Fell Race first for super Liz

3:40pm Thursday 24th April 2014

LIZ Greenwood continued her fine form as she finished as the fastest girl in the U16 race at the English Junior Fell Championship at Rivington Pike.

Personal bests galore in marathons

1:50pm Thursday 24th April 2014

BLACKBURN Road Runners members have been busy setting personal bests at the London and Manchester Marathons.

Hill race will kick off Grand Prix series

4:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

ANTICIPATION is building ahead of what will be an extra special Great Hameldon Hill Race.

Davis impresses in Bolton 10k

1:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

CHRIS Davis and Joe Waller powered to top-40 finishes in the Sunday’s Bolton 10k.

Second for Fish in Hastings

Lancashire Telegraph: Ben Fish

8:34am Thursday 27th March 2014

BLACKBURN Harriers talent Ben Fish finished an excellent second in Sunday’s 30th Hastings Half Marathon.

Hill set for his own race

Lancashire Telegraph: Ron Hill

8:32am Thursday 27th March 2014

THE legendary Ron Hill MBE will lead hundreds of runners on to Hyndburn’s roads on Sunday in a 10k named in his honour.

Athletics what's on - March 27

Lancashire Telegraph: Athletics what's on January 9

8:30am Thursday 27th March 2014

Your weekly guide to all the events...

Marathon test no issue for Duckworth

8:35am Thursday 27th March 2014

TWO young Chorley Athletic and Triathlon Club athletes took on the best from the north west at the Regional Sportshall final held at SportCity in Manchester.

Athletics what's on - March 20

Lancashire Telegraph: Athletics what's on January 9

8:28am Thursday 20th March 2014

Your guide to all the up and coming events...

Impressive Livesey heads local charge

Lancashire Telegraph: Greenwood’s happy homecoming in 10k

8:25am Thursday 20th March 2014

BLACKBURN Harriers aces Shaun Livesey and Christopher Davies led East Lancashire’s charge in Sunday’s Trimpell 20 at Ayre Sports Centre in Lancaster.

Harriers men claim top 10 relay finish

Lancashire Telegraph: Matt Nuttall

8:24am Thursday 20th March 2014

BLACKBURN Harriers were the top performing East Lancashire club at the Northern Athletics Road Relay Championships held at Heaton Park, Manchester.

Pole position is Bleasdale's aim

Lancashire Telegraph: POLE VAULT: Top medal hope Holly Bleasdale

9:50am Saturday 8th March 2014

EAST Lancashire’s Holly Bleasdale is ready to make herself public enemy number one at the World Indoor Championships in Sopot by again beating a psychologically “weak” home-town favourite.

Athletics what's on March 6

Lancashire Telegraph: Athletics what's on January 9

8:29am Thursday 6th March 2014

Your weekly guide to the main athletics events...

Amy storms to race win and overall title victory

8:32am Thursday 6th March 2014

UNSTOPPABLE Amy Davies rounded off her title-winning season in style as she triumphed at the sixth and final Mid Lancs Cross Country League race of the season.

Runners set for Round

8:30am Thursday 6th March 2014

ONE of the most eagerly anticipated races on the Clayton-le-Moors Harriers calendar takes place on Saturday.

Murray win bid is halted

Lancashire Telegraph: Athletics what's on January 9

8:20am Monday 3rd March 2014

The opening World Cup of the modern pentathlon season in Acapulco, Mexico was cancelled due to the fear for the horses safety.

Athletics what's on February 27

Lancashire Telegraph: Athletics what's on January 9

8:50am Thursday 27th February 2014

Your guide to the upcoming events...

Ellithorn heads Darwen charge

Lancashire Telegraph: Ellithorn heads Darwen charge

8:43am Thursday 27th February 2014

THERE was no home joy in the Darwen Dashers’ Dark ‘Un Fell Race on Friday night.

Atkins claims 11th spot

8:47am Thursday 27th February 2014

TWO highly rated Pendle AC youngsters raced to top-20 finishes at the English National Cross Country Championships in Nottingham on Saturday.

Delighted Holly is up and over the moon

Lancashire Telegraph: Holly Bleasdale

7:42am Monday 17th February 2014

Holly Bleasdale continued her impressive form with victory in the pole vault in 4.71m in the Sainsbury’s Indoor Grand Prix at Birmingham’s National Indoor Arena.

Bleasdale on top of the world after win

Lancashire Telegraph: Holly Bleasdale

8:38am Monday 10th February 2014

BLACKBURN Harrier Holly Bleasdale secured her fourth straight national indoor Pole Vault title on Saturday and with it sent out a warning to the rest of the world.

Bleasdale aiming for GB crown

Lancashire Telegraph: POLE VAULT: Top medal hope Holly Bleasdale

10:10am Saturday 8th February 2014

HOLLY Bleasdale will be going for her fourth straight national pole vault title in Sheffield this afternoon.

Glasgow victory for returning Bleasdale

Lancashire Telegraph: POLE VAULT: Top medal hope Holly Bleasdale

1:30pm Monday 27th January 2014

BLACKBURN Harriers pole vault star Holly Bleasdale was victorious at Saturday’s Glasgow International Match as she continues her comeback from injury.

Lalor made finish in trail race

Lancashire Telegraph: Athletes start the East Lancashire Hospice 10k Trail Race

12:50pm Thursday 23rd January 2014

MATTHEW Lalor raced to victory at the East Lancashire Hospice 10k Trail Race on Sunday.

Athletics diary

4:50pm Thursday 23rd January 2014

Saturday: The Northern Cross Country Championships.

Quartet impress in regional Sportshall final

2:50pm Thursday 23rd January 2014

FOUR young Chorley Athletic and Triathlon Club members represented their county at the North West Sportshall final.

Chorley youngsters end campaign in sixth

4:30pm Thursday 16th January 2014

A 17-STRONG Chorley Athletic and Triathlon Club team finished sixth overall in the second Lancashire Sportshall League event of the season.

Clayton ace Gaskell earns top 10 finish

3:20pm Thursday 16th January 2014

NICK Gaskell powered to a top 10 finish at the Garstang 10k near Preston.

Plenty to celebrate in Barrow

Lancashire Telegraph: Matt Nuttall

2:11pm Thursday 16th January 2014

EAST Lancashire starlets were in winning form at the Mid Lancs Cross Country League race in Barrow.

Trinity Hall stars

Lancashire Telegraph: Members of Blessed Trinity Y7 sportshall athletics team

4:45pm Tuesday 14th January 2014

BLESSED Trinity athletics team were both the girls and boys Sports Hall Athletics winners with the Year Sevens jumping for joy as the two combined were crowned overall Burnley champions.

Impressive Harriers secure team title

Lancashire Telegraph: Blackburn Harrier Beckie Taylor helped the ladies team to second place

7:41am Thursday 9th January 2014

PETER Matthews led the way as Blackburn Harriers raced to team success at the Lancashire Cross Country Championships.

Greenwood’s happy homecoming in 10k

Lancashire Telegraph: Greenwood’s happy homecoming in 10k

7:39am Thursday 9th January 2014

A CHRISTMAS trip back home was well worth it for one veteran East Lancashire runner.

Athletics what's on January 9

Lancashire Telegraph: Athletics what's on January 9

7:38am Thursday 9th January 2014

Saturday: Mid Lancashire Cross Country League round four, Barrow.

Mellor moves clear of Farah after Ribble rouser

Lancashire Telegraph: Double Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah

1:50pm Thursday 2nd January 2014

JONNY Mellor moved above World and Olympic champion Mo Farah to the top of the British 10k rankings with victory in Sunday’s Ribble Valley 10k.

Holly's jolly after return to action

Lancashire Telegraph: Holly Bleasdale

10:30am Tuesday 17th December 2013

Holly Bleasdale says she is ‘unbelievably happy’ after securing victory in France on her return from injury.

Athletics what's on December 11

Lancashire Telegraph: The Lancashire Telegraph athletics diary

9:41am Thursday 12th December 2013

Saturday: Mid Lancs Cross Country League round three, Wilson Playing Fields, Hyndburn.


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