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News February 2006

Lancashire School & Liverpool & District Blackburn`s Witton Park hosted the Lancashire Schools cross-country championships. In the Junior Boys race the Tarleton High pairing of Jake Helm and Chris Hesketh took command of the field and came clear. With fellow Liverpool Pembroke Sefton colleague Mike McCarten of Up Holland High finishing 9th they were also […]

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News November 2005

 UK Cross Challenge, Sefton Park The UK Cross Challenge came to Sefton Park on a cold day but with good running conditions. The addition of the selection for the European Cross Country Championships brought some of the best athletes in the country to Liverpool. Liverpool Pembroke Sefton girls figured in most of the age groups. […]

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Michael Rimmer

News July 2005

LPS women totally dominate the local throwing scene Wigan was the venue for the third match of the Northern Senior Track and Field League(Division 2). It was one of those days that team managers dream about with Liverpool Pembroke Sefton running up a staggering total of 30 wins and numerous other close placings. Dave Readle […]

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Dave Readle with his championship medal

News June 2005

Astonishing team performance at Stretford Liverpool Pembroke Sefton seniors had a great day out at Stretford in the second of the Northern Track and Field League match. They took a clean sweep of A & B contests in no fewer than eleven events. The men`s sprint strength was illustrated by their dominance the 100m, 200m […]

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Steve Murphy in action at Heaton Park

News April 2005

Spring Relays The Liverpool Pembroke Sefton Young Athletes were at Birmingham for the National Road Relay Championships. In this fiercely competitive event the Under 13 squad did well to finish 8th team. Jake Helm led off with a sparkling 13.50 leg followed by Mike McCarten in 14.39 and anchor man Chris Hesketh on 14.19.Over at […]

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Maria Barrett

News October 2004

Mid Lancs Cross Country The cross country season opened with the Mid-Lancashire League at the notoriously difficult Witton Park course in Blackburn. Local club Liverpool Pembroke Sefton have unearthed yet another star in the shape of Eleanor Mitchell who released a storming finish to come home fourth in the Under 11 race. She will surely […]

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Phil Taylor in indoor action 2001

News January 2004

County Cross Country Championships The county cross country championships herald the start of the championship season. Local club Liverpool Pembroke Sefton straddles the boundaries of Merseyside and Lancashire and has interest in both. The Lancashire titles were decided at Blackburn`s Witton Park and international Courtney Birch, now at Oxford University, finished third in the Senior Women`s […]

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Club President Les Williams presents the trophies at Christmas Handicap

New December 2003

Rob Stocks on Form in Mid Lancs  Burscough`s Rob Stocks was an impressive second placer at the Mid-Lancs Cross Country League match at Blackpool. With David Wilkie(5), Chris Melling(8) and Sam Glynn(9) this enabled Liverpool Pembroke Sefton to take the Under 17 team race. Michael Rimmer, the LPS 800m track sensation is no lover of […]

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Courtney Birch 1999

News January 2002

Courtney wins again! and the boys take two team victories at Lancashire ChampionshipsCourtney Birch swept all aside to collect yet another title albeit her first of 2002, when she won the under 17s ladies race at the Lancashire championships at Witton Park Blackburn. Her winning time of 20.43 was two minutes ahead of the second […]

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News December 2001

Blackpool wins for both Stewarts LPS had athletes turnout in  numbers at the Mid Lancs cross country at Blackpool. Alan Stewart won the under 17s  event and lead the team to victory with Chris Watson 4th and Michael Rimmer 5. Not to be outdone the under 15s also won with a score of 33 beating […]

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