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23rd Jul, 2022, Alastair Aitken

DONALD AND KAMARA IMPRESS

To run in the English Schools Championships one has to be of a high standard to qualify so, with that in mind, it was good to see two Highgate Harriers competing in the event at Sports City on the 9th...
8th Jul, 2022, Alastair Aitken

GILFEDDER FASTEST OF THE CLUB AT FINSBURY PARK

Highgate Harrier John Gilfedder was Highgate's fastest at the Finsbury Park track 5000's held on 1 July. His time was a personal best of 15:49.60 wiping nearly nine seconds off his previous best track...
8th Jul, 2022, Alastair Aitken

BAMPTON AND BULL AT THEIR BEST

On the 29th of June at the ‘Nuneaton Night of 200m PB’s’, Johnathan Bull ran his personal best 200m of 22.35. Alex Bampton, one of Highgate's best road and cross country team men, won the Sri-Chimnoy...
8th Jul, 2022, Alastair Aitken

CLUB SECRETARY RUNS ANOTHER 5000M

Jon Laybourn, Highgate Harriers’ club secretary, was in action again, coming sixth of 14 in a BMC 5000m in 16:30.41; Henry Murdoch finished fourth in the same race in 16:08.94. This was at Eltham on...
8th Jul, 2022, Alastair Aitken

NOT A GAP IN THE WATFORD MEETING

In the Watford Open Graded Meeting on 29 June there were several good Highgate times created in the evening. Zac Segal continued his good form, after achieving a personal best over 400m at Highgate...
24th Jun, 2022, Alastair Aitken

A HIGHGATE REVIVAL

Highgate Harriers, who now are amongst the best road and cross country clubs in the UK, had bit of a Track & Field revival, in the sunshine, at the Southern League Division 3 North London Match 2...
24th Jun, 2022, Alastair Aitken

TWO RUNNING QUICKLY

On the18/19 of June at Chelmsford in the Under 20's/Senior South of England Championships, Jonathan Bull of Highgate Harriers ran two sprint times of 11.33 for the 100m and 22.58 for 200m. Although he...
19th Jun, 2022, Alastair Aitken

ALL PERSONAL BEST TIMES FOR THE HIGHGATE MEN

Since Ben Pochee first came up with the idea of improving 10k track running in the UK, by promoting a series of races to encourage Personal Best times back in 2013, lots of new 10k track events have...
13th Jun, 2022, Alastair Aitken

FAST RUNNING BY HIGHGATE MEN AT WIMBLEDON

In the Hercules Wimbledon Night of 1500m Races on the 1st of June, personal best times came tumbling down in the early season event. Pete Chambers, who ran so well on the road recently, did a new PB...
13th Jun, 2022, Alastair Aitken

SEGAL RUNS ANOTHER 1:57.3

Under 20, runner Zac Segal, ran another fast 800m, in the holiday period on the 4th of June. It was at the BMC PB Classic at Milton Keynes. He ran 1:57.36 to finish fifth out of 10 in the 'B' race. In...
4th Jun, 2022, Alastair Aitken

PETER CHAMBERS SAILS IN

Pete Chambers, one of Highgate Harriers' best team members and once a junior international cross country runner, whose parents live in Croydon but who is a first claim member of the Highgate Harriers...
4th Jun, 2022, Alastair Aitken

MORE THAN JUST HORSE RACING FOR HIGHGATE!

At the Kempton Park Running Festival on 29 May, several Highgate Harriers took part in the large road race fields. George Scott came third in 34:20 in the 10k race and Paul Lewis was fifth in the...
29th May, 2022, Alastair Aitken

HIGHGATE AND MORNINGTON CHASERS START WELL!

On 22 May in the Southern League Division 3 North London meeting the composite Men & Women’s team from Highgate Harriers and Mornington Chasers started the season well by finishing in second position...
29th May, 2022, Alastair Aitken

REBECCA AND TONY OUTSTANDING

Highgate Harrier Rebecca Johnson, who has been studying at Edinburgh University, has run some good times on the track recently. At the BMC Gold Standard meeting at Watford on 18 May she ran 4:25.65...
29th May, 2022, Alastair Aitken

SOME GOOD MIDDLESEX YOUNG ATHLETES' PERFORMANCES

At Finsbury Park in the second Middlesex Young Athletes League meeting on Saturday 21 May, although Highgate Harriers were placed 7 th out of a dozen or so clubs, they had some good performances. Take...
29th May, 2022, Alastair Aitken

GOOD RESULTS AT BMC REGIONAL MEETING

At Eltham on 25 May Ellen Donald, who is having such a good year, was 5th of 14 and first Under 20, in a 1500m in 4:44.7, not far off her best time of 4:44.31. Robert Wilson was fourth in a race over...
29th May, 2022, Alastair Aitken

A POSSIBLE FUTURE HIGHGATE HARRIER?

So many athletes have benefited over the years due to the invention of the 'Night of the 10,000m PB's', which began in 2013 thanks to the originator Ben Pochee, once an international himself. One of...
18th May, 2022, Alastair Aitken

AMAZING ALLEN

On the 14th of May, under the expert organisation of Ben Pochee's team, the Night of the 10,000m PB's truly lived up to it's name and all the way round the track was thick with spectators. For the...
18th May, 2022, Alastair Aitken

A SPRINKLING OF COUNTY MEDALS

In the 100th Year of the Middlesex Championships, held on the 14th & 15th of May at Lee Valley Stadium, there were a few medallists from the Highgate Harriers club and they included Under 17 Remy...
12th May, 2022, Alastair Aitken

UPCOMING EVENTS

On May 14th and 15th the 100th Middlesex Track & Field Championships will take place at Lee Valley. For both days the first track final is at 10:30. On the 14th of May, in the evening, are the UK...
8th May, 2022, Alastair Aitken

Ellen Donald at Cardiff

Ellen Donald was fourth scorer in 17.41 in the winning England Under 20 team in the Cardiff International 5k on the 1st of May. They were up against Wales and the Armed Forces. Ellen will be...
8th May, 2022, Alastair Aitken

Salvadori shines

Highgate Harrier and under 23 runner Mattia Salvadori, who studies at UCL, added to his good performance at the Highgate Harriers Open Meet by running a personal best 3000m in 8:59.38 at the British...
2nd May, 2022, Alastair Aitken

CHADWICK CONTINUES TO IMPRESS

Thomas Chadwick, an Under 17 Highgate Harrier, won the BMC Race 'C' 800m in a personal best time of 2:11.1. He is bound to improve on that time, which he did at the Linford Christie Stadium, Wormwood...
2nd May, 2022, Alastair Aitken

ELLEN DONALD - RISING 'STAR' RUNS FOR ENGLAND

Ellen Donald, who first ran for Highgate Harriers when she was 11 and is now 18, has been selected for an England Under 20 team to compete at Cardiff over 5k on the 1st of May. Recently she was the...
2nd May, 2022, Alastair Aitken

A GOOD START TO TRACK SEASON

Highgate Harriers held their early Spring Open Track and Field Meeting on the evening of the 20th of April at Parliament Hill Fields. Quite a few personal best performances were achieved, but credit...