Newsletter 9th December 2018

Hello Harriers,

A fantastic night was had by all at the Christmas Do last night.  A massive thank you to Sally Rooke for her organisation skills.  Well done to Amy Saunders and Nick Tyler who were a first Champions League winners and also to Sally Smart, who won the Harriers Harrier award for her work in the Couch to 5K and Fun and Fast.

The lead runners for this week are:

Gentle Joggers:  Mark

Easy Runners: Sally R

Runners: Sue Kirk

This week we are collecting for the Ledbury Foodbank, so non- perishable foods would be appreciated.

REMEMBER: Hi-viz and torches

London Marathon

Congratulations to Catherine Every on winning the clubs London Marathon place.  Get training J

Ledbury Santa Stroll

This Saturday will be the annual Ledbury Santa Stroll.  They will be collecting money for Strong Young Minds.  They are meeting in the REC for 10:45, to start strolling at 11.  Ledbury Harriers join in the Santa Stroll and have a run around Ledbury dressed as Santa before the stroll.  We meet at 9:30 at the Rugby Club to run to suit all paces.

Ragnor White Cliffs

Kate Elkington is getting a team together to run this event.  170 miles over 24 hours.  It will be held over the weekend of September 21 – 22nd.  Anyone interested please speak to Katy.

Downmarket Christmas Do

This will be on Tuesday 18th December after the run.  There will be chips and a quiz, please let Chris L know if you are going to attend.

2019 Champions League

Are you interested in running this?  Please contact Jayne if you are.

I am putting together the league races for next year and wondered if you had any suggestions.  One of the races will be the Muddy Woody, entries for this sell out very quickly and entries open 1st December.

Committee Posts

It will soon be our annual AGM. 

The posts available are:


Champion League Co-ordinator

Whilst I am happy to continue as Chair, if you would like the position please shout up.  I would be happy to move over as treasurer.

Up and coming races

St Michael’s Hospice Santa Run Sunday 16th December


Gloucester 10 mile Road Race Sunday 30th December

Hereford Winter 10K 26th January

Golden Gallop 10th February

Gloucester 10K Sunday 19th May

Worcester Pitchcroft 10K Sunday 26th May

Bulmers Bash Sunday 2nd June