Mid April Report

The club has received the sad news of the passing of former Glossopdale Harrier Brian Howbrook who was very much involved with the club in the late 80’s and 90’s. He was aged 69 and would have been 70 in July. Nev has written a few words below in his memory

Brian Howbrook obituary

Black Hill Trig

Brian at Black Hill Trig with John Brightmore and Nev

The funeral is on Friday 22nd April at Dukinfield Crematorium where blue and orange flowers will be displayed and the club will be represented.  Donations to Alzheimer’s Society.

There was a record turnout of 26 runners and 8 dogs for the Thursday night HEROD FARM MARSHALS RUN

Herod Marshals

Parkrun Corner

Great support for Little Stoke in Manor Park on a beautiful Saturday morning


19 Harriers ran, Mark O, Caity, Matt 1st, 2nd and 4th, PBs for Isabel, young Caitlin, Wyatt, Steven and Claire. runners also at Woodbank, Newcastle, Mile End, Lyme and Stamford Parks

A group of harriers travelled up to the Western Lakes to take on the tough TEENAGER WITH ALTITUDE race. Tim B had a brilliant run to finish 14th overall.


Provisional results

Tim B 14 3.10.24
Matt H 44 3.33.11
Carl B 79 4.07.05
Tim C 89 4.18.07

Chris Jackson was 6th in 49.25 at the MOW COP fell race.


Tim and Alice were clear winners in the mixed pair class at the RAB MMM at Grasmere. Well done to them! Carl also doing well coming 16th in his age category. Amazing results considering the exertions of the previous day.


Many congratulations from all at Glossopdale Harriers to our Carnethy cousin Konrad Rawlik who won the iconic FELLSMAN event.


On such a beautiful Sunday morning, harriers were invited to send in photos of their run. Here are a selection:-


Anthony- Upper Derwent Valley


Laurie – Longdendale

Cown Edge 009

Nev – Cown Edge


Emma – Newcastle Tyne Bridge


Joe – Humber Bridge Hull


Steven – Windermere from Wansfell



Rob – Mill Hill


Caity with Jude, Simon and dogs – Kinder Downfall

jenny edale

Jenny – Edale

Jo torside

Jo – Torside


Carl & Zena – Grasmere Rab MMM




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