Rochdale Harriers Three Day Even

The 17th Annual 2011 Rochdale Harriers Three Day Event took place between 10th-12th June at Norden.

The event involves three demanding races on consecutive days-10 KM Road Race, 10KM Multi-terrain Race and 10KM (1300ft ascent) knowl Hill Fell Race. Two Horwich Harriers completed the event producing excellent performances. Rob Jackson, a former winner of the event finished 3rd (1st vet45) in both the 10KM Road Race and 10KM Multi-terrain Race, and with another high placing in the Fell Race, Jackson took the 3rd place overall prize and 1st vet45. Prolific racer Paul Boardman ran consistently in all three races and was rewarded with a fine 10th place overall and 2nd vet45.

Two other Horwich Harriers competed in only the final race, the Knowl Hill Fell Race, Tony Hesketh having a super run to finish 1st vet60 and Paul Murray taking the 2nd vet65 prize.