Many races have been cancelled over the Christmas period due to the dangerous conditions but a few hardy harriers still made it out in the following races.

HOT TODDY – 27th Dec 2009

Richard Howarth came 2nd to NEB athlete Ian Grimes in this festive raod race. Rob Jackson was 7th and Paul Boardman was 30th. Full results here.

AULD LANG SYNE – 31st Dec 2009

This popular seasonal fell race on the right side of the border was won this year by the local World Triathlon Champ Alistair Brownlee. Making the trip to represent Horwich were Mick Green (whose fancy dress Christmas parcel didnt survive to the finish) in 39th, Paul Boardman in 94th and Colin Wood in 130th. Race report and results here.

JOE SALT – 1st Jan 2010

Four harriers braved the icy conditions of this New Years Day multi terrain race. Paul Boardman (again!) finished in 14th followed by son Sam in 32nd. Mark Collier was 45th and Lawrence Pinell was 53rd. Full results here.

If anyone has any more news on races from the Christmas period please drop me an email.