The winning sprint relay quartet who in 1953 took both the Northern and National Junior 4 x 100 yard titles, Jim Railton, Fred Hughes, Geoff Brandwood & Peter Matthews)

Jan (Jim) Railton

News reaches us that Jim Railton has died aged 81. His career can be found in our Liverpool Pembroke History section under the title of `The remarkable Jim Railton’. Jim was a sprinter ahead of his time. As a pupil at the Liverpool Collegiate School he set numerous school records at 100yds, 220yds, 440yds and […]

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LPS Under 13 Boys Team

Mud Dominates at Cuerden Valley.

A record number (53) of Liverpool Pembroke athletes made the short journey to Cuerden Valley Park to compete in the opening fixture of the Mid Lancs Cross Country League. This is a true cross country course with varying slopes, plenty of mud and even a couple of river crossings. The best individual performance of the […]

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Volunteers Needed

At the club’s AGM it was decided to look for more volunteers to help in the running of the club. 1. Press Officer – someone who was prepared to write reports on the club’s activities throughout the year. This would involve cross country races, road relays & track & field events. The reports would need […]

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Clubs Annual Subscriptions are now due

A reminder to all members that annual subscriptions for are now payable. The current membership forms are available for download on the Membership Page, most members can pay at club training nights but should you want to contact the treasurer direct you can email Dave Brown direct 

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LPS athletes at Ormskirk 10k L_R Sam Carr, Adam Jones, Mark Hudson, Andy Foster, Mike Gall, Victoria Gilbody,Steve Lennon, Danny Gilbody, Michael Anderson, Dan Jones

Dan Jones wins Ormskirk 10k

LPS junior Dan Jones was a comfortable winner of the Ormskirk 10k in 34.54 with his brother Adam finishing 6th in 37.26, Andy Foster was 8th in 38.14 with Mike Gall just behind in 10th. Steve Lennon was 25th, Dan Gilbody 27th and Mark Hudson 32nd. Mark Wynne was 2nd at the Natterjack 10k in […]

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L-R Tom Dickinson, Adam Jones, Ross Harrison

Tough Going for LPS teams at NA Road Relays

This year’s northern road relays were held at Sport City, with the course taking a number of circuits around the Etihad football stadium and it proved tough going for the LPS teams who took part First up were the U15 Boys team, with the trio of Tom Corcoran (11.34), Thomas Ralfs (13.30) & Oliver Sutcliffe […]

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Amy English, Hannah WilliamsonU15 Girls

North West Road Relays

U11’s shine at North West Road Relays After some heavy early morning rain the clouds cleared to provide excellent conditions for running at the North West road relay championships held at Blackpool’s Stanley Park. First up were the club’s under 11 teams and they turned out to be the most successful, with the boys winning […]

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Andrew Foster

LPS pick up series winners prizes at Harrock Hill

Andrew Foster V/45 and John Dickinson V/50 both won their respective age group categories in the 2017 Harrock  Hill race series and Mark Hudson collected 3rd in the V/55. The Harrock Hill race is run over 5 miles off road through the Lancashire countryside near Parbold and the series is decided by best of three […]

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All smiles from the high jumpers L-R Sandy Clarkson, Kai Finch, Owen Southern

LPS jumpers scale new heights

A number of Liverpool Pembroke & Sefton athletes made the short journey to Litherland Sports Park to compete in one of the final track & field meetings of the season. It was the male high jumpers who stole the show, with all 3 setting new personal best performers. Kai Finch broke the 2 metre barrier […]

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Lucy wins triple gold

Eighteen year old, Lucy Townson, took advantage of the Blackpool sunshine to win 3 gold medals in the senior sprint events, with victory in the 100m (12.9), 200m (26.4) & 400m (60.2). Not far behind her, was Lauren Lewis 17W who also won gold in the 100m (12.6) & 200m (26.0) before taking silver in […]

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