About Robbie Wood

Joined Sefton Harriers in October 1969. Current website editor
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North West Counties Road Relays 2016

NORTH WEST COUNTIES ROAD RELAYS 2016 At Delamer Forest, Linmere, Cheshire, CW8 2JD Saturday September 10th Directions (approx.. travel time 1 hour) M57 to Knowsley Expressway (A5300), Speke Road (A562) & A533 to A557 in Runcorn. Then take the A56 & B5132 to Linmere where there is a Pay & Display car park. On arrival […]

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21st Annual General Meeting 2016

Liverpool Pembroke & Sefton H&AC will be hosting its Annual General Meeting on Friday 16th September 2016 at Edge Hill University commencing at 7.30pm. The venue will be the upstairs classroom in Sporting Edge. All members are welcome to attend, but only fully paid up members & Life Members are entitled to vote If you […]

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Free Tickets to Home International

I have been asked by EA to make you aware of the above meeting which takes place on the evening of the 17th August at Sports City in Manchester. The event will see an England team take on Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland & a GB Junior team. Tickets are priced at £5 for adults & […]

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Sammy Rashid, Clare Constable & Dave Brown

3 LPS Masters compete in Inter Area Match

LPS had 3 people represent Northern Masters on a warm and breezy day at the EAMA Outdoor Inter Area T&F Challenge a Solihull on 17th July 2016. First up was Clare Constable who won 400m inthe W35-50 category in 62.44 to earn maximum points and her fastest run in 8 years too. Next was Dave Brown […]

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Kirsty Longley

The phenomenon that is Kirsty

Liverpool Pembroke Sefton has a truly outstanding endurance athlete in the shape of Kirsty Longley. After winning the Birkenhead Park 5 mile road race in 29.47 she was clearly in good form for the next challenge which was the Tour of Tameside Festival of Races. This series, founded by the legendary marathon runner Ron Hill […]

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Joe (50) at the end of the Croxteth Park 10k 2003

Joe McAloon

Joe McAloon former postman, popular figure in local road running circles and ardent Pembrokian has died aged 83. I should be getting used to all this but it still comes as a shock to hear about the death of a contemporary, particularly a character like Joe McAloon. It felt like Joe had been around forever […]

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BMC races – Trafford 3 May 2016

Four of LPS’s middle distance runners travelled to Trafford on Tuesday for the British Milers Club meeting. Superb weather helped bring out some top performances. In the Gold Standard races 18 year old Rosie Johnson opened her track season in the women’s A race. In a small, but high quality field Rosie went with the […]

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Sammy Rashid 2.45 London marathon

LPS stalwart Sammy Rashid made the trip from his home in Sheffield to last weekend’s London marathon and turned in yet another remarkable performance. Now at the tender age of 51 Sammy ran 2.45.15 which saw him finish 12th in the V/50 Cat. Sammy commented on his run “I managed a pb of 2.45.15 and […]

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Maureen Wood

It is with great sadness we hear of the passing of Mrs Maureen Wood on 11th March 2016 after a lengthy battle with dementia. Maureen, and all three of her her daughters Jackie, Claire and Barbara, were heavily involved with the Pembroke side of the club for many years. She started out as a runner […]

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MID-LANCS CANCELLATION

Following heavy overnight rain, the river in Cuerden Valley Park has  overflowed causing extensive flooding. Consequently, the final Mid-Lancs cross country race scheduled for Saturday 5th March has had to be cancelled.

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