About Robbie Wood

Joined Sefton Harriers in October 1969. Current website editor
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Bob Brimage presents Margaret and Andrew Bridson with the award

Margaret Bridson collects posthumous award for Wally

Margaret Bridson and her son Andrew attended the Merseyside County AA AGM held at Wavertree on the 15th April 2019, to collect a posthumous award for her late husband and our greatly missed club secretary Wally.  Margaret thanked the meeting for the award and expressed he appreciation for kind words and expressions received following the […]

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Opening Mid Lancs T&F Match

LPS were a little depleated for the opening Mid-Lancs fixture at Witton Park, Blackburn but there were still planty of winners. Pride of place must go to Dave McComb, not that he actualy did anything himself on the day, but his coached high jumpers won the senior mens and womens with Owen Southern and Debbie […]

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Jennifer Williamson & Annabelle Corlett

Success for LPS in the Mid Lancs XC League

Friday 12th April 2019 saw the Presentation Evening for the Mid Lancs Cross Country League. LPS athletes did particularly well this season winning gold in the U17 Ladies, silver in the U15 Boys and bronze in the U17 Men’s team competitions. In addition we had individual success with Jake Dickinson 2nd in the U15 Boys, […]

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Northern Athletics 10,000m Championships

Northern Athletics are collaborating with the North East Counties to stage the Northern 10K track championship within the North East Counties event on 24th April. This is the ideal opportunity to host what should be a good quality 10K track race and NA are hopeful that athletes from throughout the North will enter. The event […]

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Merseyside Grand Prix 2019

This year’s Grand Prix kicks off with the St Helens 10k on March 10th. The list of races included in this year’s Grand Prix series are below. LPS have paid the club registration fee for the Grand Prix. Please note however that individual athletes will need to pay their own entry fee for each race […]

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Mid Lancs Cpr/Defib/Heart Start

The third Mid Lancs League CPR, defibrillator and Heart Start training session is scheduled for February 26th. The session will familiarize candidates with the MLL’s defibrillator and with CPR, as well as taking a wider approach of what to do in different emergency situations as well as heart attacks. The session will take place in […]

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Danny picks up bronze at North of England Indoor Championships

LPS had a fair turn out for the Northern Senior and Under 20 Indoor Championships at Sheffield last weekend. Pride of place goes to Danny Higham who secured a bronze medal in the senior 400m with 49.68s, the clubs only medal. Owen Southern followed up his recent 2.00m in Manchester (the fifth best jump ever […]

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Chris Pedder, Shaun Lea, Debbie Campbell and Sam Car

Debbie wins at Ashurst Beacon

Debbie Campbell continued her good form with an emphatic victory in the Ashurst Beacon Hill Race on the 12th of January. Finishing 24th in a classy field she was the second LPS athlete home. Only Ian Roberts in 6th place managing to get the better of her on this off road hilly course, the type […]

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Walter Bridson

It is with deep regret that I report that our former club secretary Walter Bridson died on Saturday 8th December 2018, aged 71. Funeral Details Requiem Mass will be held at St Benet’s RC Church, Copy Lane, Bootle, L30 7PE on Thursday 20 December at 12 noon followed by interment at Thornton Cemetery. Family flowers only […]

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London Marathon Club Entry

London Marathon The club is entitled to one guaranteed place at next year’s Virgin London marathon which takes place on Sunday 28th April. If you would like to be considered for this place, then you need to let club secretary, Karen Brown (karenprobert@yahoo.co.uk) know by Friday 13th December. The criteria for consideration are that you […]

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