On Wednesday 27th May it was the Dovestone Diamond 10K which has become a popular annual event especially for ECH athletes. The tough undulating 10K sold out weeks before and there were many ECH representatives as usual. East Cheshire’s men picked up the team prize with Joe Steward finishing a brilliant 2nd (behind ex East Cheshire athlete Gareth Raven), Scott …
Young Athletes Open Cross Country Meeting 2022
Young Athletes Open Cross Country Meeting Sunday 13th March 2022 12pm start At East Cheshire Harriers, Richmond Street, Ashton-Under-Lyne (under UKA rules) Race 1 – Under 9 Girls (year 3/4) Race 2 – Under 9 Boys (year 3/4) Race 3 – Under 11 Girls (year 5/6) Race 4 – Under 11 Boys (year 5/6) Approximate distance for all races – ..
DON’T MISS OUT – Tameside Primary School Cross Country Championships 2022
Tameside Primary School Cross Country Championships 2022 Please click link >XC champs letter to schools 22< for the application form for the 2022 Tameside Primary Cross Country Championships. Details are shown below:- DATE: Saturday 29th January 2022 TIME: 9.30am – 11.00am (approx) First Race 10am VENUE: East Cheshire Harriers and Tameside Athletic Club, Richmond Street Athletics Stadium, Richmond Street, Ashton-under-Lyne, OL7 ..
English National Cross Country Championships – Entries Open
To all ECH members, For your information the English National Cross Country Championships take place on Saturday 26th February 2022 at Parliament Hill Fields in London . There is a list up for taking entries on the notice board inside the clubhouse doorway, the closing date for entries is 28th January. Entry fee is £10 and must be paid to ..
History of East Cheshire Harriers 1922-2022
History of East Cheshire Harriers 1922-2022 East Cheshire Harriers was founded in 1922 and I have written a history of the club to coincide with the Centenary this year. A great lockdown project! There are 192 pages of information, photographs, ranking lists for Seniors and much more. Wade Cooper has been involved with the club for over 60 years. He ..
Membership Details 2022
2022 MEMBERSHIP DETAILS East Cheshire Harriers is now in its centenary year, having grown since 1922 from a traditional Harriers Running Club into an all encompassing Running and Athletics organisation. We are pleased to see our current members continue their participation at the club and remain keen to welcome all new members. Our Club Membership fees due ..
In Search of the Elusive Blind Stones – Sat 18/12/21
Looking to enjoy a window of opportunity in the middle of organising the schools cross country events, alongside my friend and training partner (Ian Fraser), we took the opportunity to take part in Pennine Fell Runners Xmas Handicap event. During the early Covid lockdown of 2021 we had joined Pennine as second claim members, after a lifetime of competing for ..
Emilia shines at Greater Manchester Cross Country Champs – Full report
The Greater Manchester Cross Country Championships took place at Leigh Sports Village on Sunday 12th December in rather warm conditions for this time of the year. It proved to be a great cross country test with some really good running in places and thick mud and a huge puddle to negotiate in other places! The top 4 finishers in each ..
Christmas Opening Times
To all ECH members, Please click photo for our Christmas opening hours. We will be closed from Thursday 23rd December and back open on Tuesday 4th January. We hope you have a great Christmas and New Year!