About Robbie Wood

Joined Sefton Harriers in October 1969. Current website editor
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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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Tony O'Brian

Senior men turn in solid performance at National 6 stage road relay

A group of LPS athletes took a coach to Sutton Park in Birmingham on Sunday to represent the club in the English National Relay Championships. First up were our U17 men and they produced an excellent performance, finishing 20th in the 3.88k three man relay. Fletcher Foster ran our fastest leg (32nd in 12:49) and […]

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Jake Dickinson

Fine run by Jake at Muddy Mawdsley

Three LPS athletes headed to Mawdesley for the 3rd annual 10k trail race, in testing wet muddy conditions around the fields and farm tracks of the village of Mawdesley. Young Jake Dickinson finished in a magnificent 3rd place in a time of 38.53, he was followed by Greg Callaghan in 6th place 41.23 while last […]

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Jamie Hopkins

Jamie Hopkins sets new PB at English Schools Multi Events

For the 4th year running, Jamie Hopkins represented Lancashire in the Octathlon at the English Schools Combined Events Championships in Exeter (21/22 Sept), and he put in both an outstanding and inspirational performance. Forty of the best multi-eventers in the country attended and the standard this year was extremely high. A number of barriers were […]

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Lisa Gawthorne

Lisa wins Northern Masters 10K

Lisa Gawthorne was flying the club flag at the Northern Master 10k road running championships at the Spen Greenway in Yorkshire on Sunday 15th September. Running her first race back since picking up an injury at the European duathlon champs in Romania last month Lisa ran a very good 40.37 which is not that far […]

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Mid Cheshire 5k 2019

Fast times at Mid Cheshire 5k

Fifteen LPS athletes toed the start line for this popular and very fast 5k Mid Cheshire 5k on Thursday 29th August. In what proved to be almost ideal racing conditions some very impressive times were recorded. Young Dan Slater (Under 21) lead the club home in 28th place in 15.24. He was closely followed by […]

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Kirsty on route to victory

Kirsty jumps to No 1 in National rankings, Mark Wynne takes age group record

At Capenhurst 5k on the 21st August Kirsty Longley set a new course and club record and also jumped to number 1 on the national rankings with a excellent run of 16.37. To put Kirsty’s excellent run in perspective not only is she number one in the country this year buts she now jumps to […]

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Notice of 24th Annual General Meeting

Notice of 24th Annual General Meeting Notice is hereby given, that the 24th Annual General Meeting of Liverpool Pembroke & Sefton H&AC will take place on Friday 20th September 2019 at Sporting Edge (upstairs room), Edge Hill University, commencing at 7.30pm. All club members are invited to attend. The club is eager to recruit more […]

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ESAA Championships 2019

What a fantastic group of athletes the Merseyside Schools team were at the 2019 ESAA Track and Field Championships. They were exemplary in their conduct and behaviour both on and off the track and a credit to their parents, schools, clubs and County. The amazing performances of our athletes meant that we left the Championships […]

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