Your weekly guide to the main athletics events...

Saturday: Bolton Hill Marathon. The race starts at 9:30am from Moss Bank Park.

For more details contact organiser Philip Eccleston on 07533 828533 or visit

Saturday: Stan Bradshaw Pendle Round. The race starts in Barley at 11am and covers 9.5 miles including 1,936 feet of climbing. Entry is £4 and by pre-entry only. Visit for more information.

Saturday: Inter-counties cross country championships.

March 16: Trimpell 20, Salt Ayre Sports Centre in Lancaster.

Race entry costs £26 and the event starts at 11am. For more information call 01524 60537 or visit March 30: Ron Hill Accrington 10K. The race costs £8 for affiliated runners and £10 for non affiliated. The price to enter on the day is £12.

The popular race is a slightly undulating course through the town centre and along the old railway cycle path and starts at 10.30am with local charities benefiting from money raised.

For more information visit

April 4: The Great Hameldon Hill Fell Race. The race starts at 12noon from Peel Park Hotel in Accrington. This year’s running marks the 35th anniversary.

For more information, visit or call 01254 237 485 April 5: Pendle Fell Race. The event starts at 12.30pm from the Village Hall, Cross Lane in Barley and costs £4. For more details call 01282 618554.

April 6: Clitheroe Triathlon. The event begins at 8am from Ribblesdale Swimming Pool.

The event distances are 400m pool swim, 30k road cycle and 7k trail run.

It costs £40 to enter and for more details contact organiser Brett Connolly on 01257 251217 or visit April 15: Sabden Summer Run, White Hart, Accrington. For details visit April 18: Caldervale Country 10 at Caldervale near Garstang. The 10-mile race starts at 1pm and the entry fee is £10. For details call 01772 723264.