About Robbie Wood

Joined Sefton Harriers in October 1969. Current website editor
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Sammy Rashid in the race that never was (Sheffield Half Marathon)

Training hard for the Chester half in just under 6 weeks, I decided to do the Sheffield half as part of my preparation, however events took a different course as you may have heard. We lined up ready for the off when the first of a number of delays announcements told us there would be […]

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England Squad members Rosie Johnson, Daniel Slater and organiser Paul Cotterill get ready to start the event.

Park Run TakesOff

Paul Cotterill, a member of Liverpool Pembroke Sefton, has taken on the responsibility for the Saturday morning Park Run at Edge Hill University. These park runs are a major feature throughout the country and attract runners of all ages and abilities who simply want to stretch their legs or attempt a personal best at the […]

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Mid-Lancs Presentation Evening

This was held at the the Bamber Bridge Social Club on Friday night. The senior women were present to receive their bronze medals for finishing third in division one, a year after being promoted from division two, an excellent achievement. The highlight of the evening, as far as the club was concerned, was Kirsty Longley […]

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Junior Newsletter March 2014

Wally Bridson has produced another newsletter for you all to enjoy.  It cover a wide range of topics and news items. Junior Newsletter March 2014

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Amelia and Michael sparkle indoors

Amelia McLoughlin travelled to Cardiff for the Welsh Indoor Championships. The Liverpool Pembroke Sefton star took the title with 1.71m. The good news is that she is consistently now over 1.70m and shaping up for a really big leap in the near future. Meanwhile Michael Rimmer was at the televised Birmingham Grand Prix meeting and […]

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Pembroke 1890-1940

After several years of research Charles Gains has written the history of Liverpool Pembroke AC, from our formation, up to the Second World War. The link below will bring up an illustrated pdf document. Take a little time to read the story; it goes a long way to explaining the character our club has now. […]

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Northern Athletics

Northern Athletics is currently facing the prospect of winding up in 2015 due to funding cuts from England Athletics. (see part of their statement on Northern athletics website below. ) “Northern Athletics (NA) was established in April 2007 when the governance of athletics in England was taken over by England Athletics (EA). NA’s forerunner – […]

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Parkrun at Edge Hill

One of our senior club members, Paul Cotterill, has been successful in securing funding to set up a weekly Park Run on the new fitness trail at Edge Hill University. Park Run Ltd. organise free, weekly, 5Km, timed events throughout the UK. The launch date for this new venture has been fixed for Saturday 29th […]

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County AA Cross Country Championships Information

Merseyside County AA Cross Country Championships Stadt Moers Park, Knowsley, Jan 4th 2014 Car Parking Information Please download document below for timetable, course map, parking and other championship information. Merseyside County AA Cross Country Champs 2014 Information Please visit Lancashire County AA website for information  

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Rory Storm

Rory Storm

I have added a page on the history section about a young steeplechaser Alan Caldwell who ran for Pembroke in the mid 1950s to early 1960s. Alan was a gifted athlete and popular with his teammates who sadly was to have an all too short but very interesting life. However its not through athletics that […]

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