About Robbie Wood

Joined Sefton Harriers in October 1969. Current website editor
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Northern Indoor Champs

A small number of our athletes attended the 2020’s first Northern Indoor Championships at Sheffield on the 11th/12th January. Highlights of those that attended are as follows; Elliot Jones reached the semi final of the senior men 60m Grace Mitchell had a PB with 8.78 in the U17 women’s 60m Callum Garvey reached the semi […]

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Northern Indoor Title for Jamie Hopkins

Its only five days into 2020 and Jamie Hopkins has already completed in his first combined events in a new age group, as an U20, at the English Indoor Combined Events Championships at Sheffield. This championship is a heptathlon and encapsulates other area/regional titles including the Northern Championship. The competition is completed over two days […]

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Under 15 Boys Silver Medal winners 2020

Kirsty & Joe pick up Merseyside Titles

Clubs split across multiple counties tend to struggle in the team competitions leaving focus on the individuals and this year it was Kirsty Longley and Joe Niven who stepped up to the collect the top accolades with each picking up Merseyside championship titles at Stadt Moers Park Knowsley on Saturday. Kirsty (29:39) whose performances having […]

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English Schools Cup

Karyn Hannaway took a number of our club athletes to Derby on 7th December to compete in the final of the English Schools cup. They had a good day with some impressive performances. Full results can be found on this link                              […]

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Bart Woods

Bartholomew Woods 1937-2019

Although only active with Sefton Harriers for less than 15 years and having left Liverpool in 1978 to return home to native Ireland Bart Woods name will inevitable be linked with Sefton Harriers for that mid 1960s to the late 1970s period. Bart came to England to train as a school teacher in the early […]

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LPS athletes do Merseyside Schools proud

A number of young LPS athletes representing Merseyside schools  made a trip to the Midlands on Saturday to take part in the Dave Sunderland Cup. fine runs by all in muddy conditions was enough to secure third place  for Merseyside. Well done to Karyn Hannaway and her squad which is showing great promise as well […]

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London Marathon 2020

London Marathon 2020 The club is entitled to one guaranteed place at next year’s Virgin London marathon which takes place on Sunday 26th 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 […]

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Kirsty Longley

Kirsty does England proud with a new pb

The amazing Kirsty Longley did herself proud yet again with another pb in her first senior international. Running for England at the Abbey Dash 10k in Leeds she was second home for England and won her age category in a very impressive 33.40 which helped England to the team silver. Running your first senior international […]

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Three get England call up for international masters cross country

Three LPS athletes Kirsty Longley V40, Debbie Campbell V35 and Tony O’Brien V45 have all been called up to represent England in the British and Irish Masters Cross Country International on the 16th November. This annual cross country masters international is contested each by teams from England, Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland, Scotland, and […]

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Kirsty Longley

International call up for Kirsty

The amazing and inspirational Kirsty Longley continues to defy all conventional logic regarding growing old and getting slower. After a record breaking season on the roads which has seem her turn in some excellent road performance from 5k to half marathon she was rightly award her first senior England international vest at the age of […]

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