LARKHALL YMCA HARRIERS

NEWS 

Scottish National Cross Country Championships

February 22, 2014
Scottish National Cross Country Championships
It was another great day for the Harriers who were in action the Scottish National Cross Country Championships today! Results are as follows:


In the U13 Boys Ross M finished in 15:59 for 110th place 


In the U15 Boys David L finished in 18:09 for 108th place


In U15 Girls Elle H managed 57th place - in a time of 18:19


Stewart was also running in the senior men's race but his result isn't available at the moment.


Some of the guys are in the picture above - supplied by Angela Young 

 

Success for the Harriers at the Age Group Championships

February 20, 2014
It was a great day for the Harriers who traveled through to the Emirates Arena for the Age Group Championships, the winter training certainly paid off as they brought home a selection of medals.

Winners included:
Cara-Jay M - Silver 60m & Bronze 200m
Alexander Y - Gold in 60m & Silver in 200m
Lauren S - Silver 200m
Ross L - Silver 100m

A special mention for Nicola L who made the semi-final of the 200m and put in some fantastic jumps in the High Jump competition.

Well done to all the athletes and the...

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West District Track & Feild Championships

May 27, 2013
It was the West district Track & Feild champs on Friday & Saturday 24&25th May! Here is Elizabeth's report on the event! 

Day 1
Good 1st night at the Wests. Ross narrowly missed out on a medal in the U16 boys 1500m coming in 4th. David knocked an impressive 27 secs off his previous Pb in the U14 boys 1500m. Morven and Kirsty had a good race in U16 girls 1500m. Nicola had to run her U14 girls 100m heat twice as no times were recorded in 1st heat and just missed out on a place in the final and La...

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Scottish Secondary XC Championships

March 11, 2013
Great runs today from our 3 athletes at the Magnum centre in Irvine. Elle finished 27th in under 14 girls, David was 33rd in under 14 boys and ross was 27th in under 15 boys. All 3 put in a real shift going up and down those hills. Well done guys!

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Hamilton District Primary Schools XC

March 11, 2013
Another weekend of cross country runs. Yesterday was the Hamilton District Primary Schools competition at Hamilton Palace Sports ground, where we had 4 club members taking part. Lauren Shanks won the P7 girls race, Gary Smith finished 8th in P7 boys and wee John finished 5th in P6 boys to made it through to the Lanarkshire finals on 27th March. Today is the turn of our young Secondary school athletes. Ross Lyttle, David Lees and Elle Henderson will be representing their schools in the Scottis...

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Help us raise funds with Easy Fundraising!

March 8, 2013
Have you signed up for easy fundraising yet? If you sign up during the month of march you'll be entered into a competition to win a 32" Samsung TV worth over £400! Plus you'll get exclusive offers & discounts when you shop online! So please sign up now and help to raise vital funds for Larkhall YMCA Harriers!
 
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Lanarkshire AAA Track & Field Championships 2012

September 29, 2012
A damp cloudy Saturday morning found us heading to Wishaw Sports Centre for the last track event of the summer season. The day started with the disappointing news of Emma Henderson unable to run due to illness and Cara-Jay Murdoch out due to injury. Gary lindsay also ended up sidelined due to injury despite attending to compete. 
As usual, the 100m sprints were early in the programme and the club had 7 young athletes competing at this distance....Lauren Mulligan and Susan Wilson in under 15 gi...

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National U14 Chanpionship

September 29, 2012
Saturday 25th August found us back at Grangemouth for the National Under 14 championships. Gary Lindsay was representing the club in the 200m sprint. This was the biggest event Gary had ever participated in since joining the club 6 months ago. In the heats he finished 2nd with a time of 27.01secs to qualify for the A final. Finishing 2nd was a new experience for Gary because up till now he was always in front. In the final he finished in 6th place with a new PB of 26.7secs. Bearing in mind Ga...

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Middle Distance runners brave the rain

July 26, 2012
Wednesday 17th July gave us a trip to Linwood sports centre for the Dunren open graded. Just before the warm up for the sprinter, the heavens opened and by the time the first 100m race was about to start the track was like a pond and the sprinters were considering water wings instead of running spikes. The news came through that due to health ans safety all 100m and 200m races were to be cancelled, however the hardy middle distance races were to go ahead. David L, Elle H and John L were up fo...
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Track Championships Announced

July 19, 2012
Dates of this summers Track & Field Championships have now been announced, for full details of times and dates please see our events page. The Championships are open to paid up members only. 

Memberships are now overdue, if you are still to pay please bring yours along to the club ASAP. Thanks

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