About Robbie Wood

Joined Sefton Harriers in October 1969. Current website editor
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High Jumpers Shine In Hyndburn Sun, and Matt Ingram in good form at Bedford

There were some strong personal performances despite the breezy conditions at the Mid Lancs League fixture at Hyndburn. This 3rd meeting of the season fell on a sunny Bank Holiday Saturday which no doubt contributed to a low turnout of LPS athletes at this pleasant Lancashire setting. Arguably the most exciting event of the day […]

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Steve Lennon

Harrock Hill Race

Ten club members made the short trip to Lancashire on the 23rd May for the first race in the four race series of the Harrock Hill series, this popular 5 and a bit miles race takes in some lovely countryside as well as being a testing course for those who like of off road events […]

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Hillary Honeyball winner of Liverpool marathon 2018

Sun shines on LPS as Kirsty tops ranking and Hillary wins marathon

On a weekend of beautiful spring sunshine LPS athletes hit the roads picking up titles and PBs. It was an early start to the weekend as on Friday night five of our runners made the journey to Cheshire for the very fast and popular Christlelton 5k. First LPS runner home was Mark Wynne in 43rd […]

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Chris Marsden

Chris Marsden

I recently spent a couple of very enjoyable hours talking to Chris Marsden a member of Sefton Harriers successful road and cross country team of the mid to late 1950s. Chris who is now 87 still lives close to West Derby village, the home of Sefton Harriers from 1917 until the merger with Pembroke in […]

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Lisa and Helen at Oluton Park

Helen and Lisa compete at Oulton duathlon.

Helen Saghal  and Lisa Gawthorne raced at the Spring Oulton Park duathlon on 29th April, this event should have taken place in March but was   cancelled due to snow. Helen won her age group with Lisa taking 3rd in the same age group, this is likely to be the girls last duathlon before the world […]

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Andy foster and Debbie Campbell

Debbie Campbell wins Curlys 5k Series

Debbie Cambell completed a hat rick of victories in the Curlys 5k trail series in March and early April. The three off road races are held in and around the Horwich area over hilly trail courses. Andrew Foster was also successful in the series with two 3rd places and a 4th which was enough to […]

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Kirsty Longley

Kirsty wins Liverpool ‘half’ marathon and gets call up from England

Kirsty Longley continued her recent good run of form by winning the Liverpool half marathon on 25th March, she completed the course in 76.29 which would have been an impressive pb at this distance. However due to the course being measured about 400m short along with many other athletes who ran well on the day […]

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Northern 12 Stage Road Relay – Birkenhead Park

This year’s team of Dan Slater (25.17) , Luke Edwards (12.09), Greg Callaghan (28.57), James Metcalfe (13.09), Chris Pedder (31.28), Jonathon Bride (13.03), Mike Gall (29.12), Kevin Usher (12.55), John Halson (15.33), Bernie Murphy (14.16),Andrew Conway (15.44), Robbie Wood (17.08) took to the tree lined setting of Birkenhead Park which proved to be an ideal […]

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Jamie Doolan

Jamie completes 25 Liverpool Half Marathons

Club chairman Jamie Doolan  completed his consecutive 25th Liverpool half marathon on Sunday 25th March 2018.  Jamie along with one other athlete are the only two who have competed in all the Liverpool half marathons going back to 1994. Jamie time this year was a very respectable 1.39 and along with a few athletes from […]

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Sefton Harriers Centenary History,

Has anyone got a copy of Norman Wilson’s ‘Sefton Harriers, A Centenary History‘ book that they may want to part with? If so please contact Robbie Wood 

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