Sunday 22 Nov - today was the final HH Junior 2015 championship race; Arnside Knott. Helm Hill had junior entries in all age categories from U8s upwards, all of whom ran hard and competed well. Attend the Helm Hill club presentation night on Fri 27 Nov, Netherfield Cricket club 7pm, for announcements of the final championship outcomes in each category! Here is Clara Samson on her way to becoming overall winner of the Arnside Knott U10 race. Arnside Knott results here.
See ukresults for the results of the 7 Nov Cumbria Cross Country series race, Penrith. Meanwhile, last weekend saw Chris Richards win the MU19 category at Dunnerdale, finishing 6th overall, and Hannah Russell won the WU19 category, finishing 27th overall. Well done to all our older juniors who took part in this race, which is primarily planned for Seniors. Click here to see the pictures on Grand Day Out photography.
Results here for 24 Oct Mid-Lancs xc race. Next Mid-Lancs series fixture is 28 Nov, Liverpool, which is also a British Athletics cross challenge fixture; details here.
Upcoming Races info... The third race in the Cumbria Cross Country series will be at Cockermouth; same venue as for 10 Oct race but the course will probably be run in the other direction on 22 Nov.
Navigation session, Sun 25 Oct Many thanks to Kieran for taking some of our older juniors out in the cold and the clag on Sunday in order to wrestle with maps and understand compasses. More pictures in the gallery.
Family colours. Mum Tessa (half colours, 3rd in LV45 BOFRA championship this year), Dad Stuart (full colours), Evan (full colours), Tara (full colours)...well done to the first Helm Hill family to all receive Helm Hill colours.
Great day out on Loughrigg, Sun 18 Oct...Level 2 training groups ran to the summit from Rydal church, via Rydal cave and the Terrace path, assisted and encouraged by a great group of parent helpers. Well done!
Congratulations Georgia Stevens and Katie Thurlow; Wasdale Show - the last BOFRA race this season - Saturday 10 Oct. Both Georgia and Katie won their races and thus put the icing on the cake for their 2015 BOFRA championship. Georgia is unbeaten as the U17 BOFRA girls champion, Katie has firmly held her second place in the U14 girls category. Well done both of you.
Clean Sweep for Juniors at Lowther Sunday 11 Oct - new member Martin Askew won the Under 18s category in the 10K trail race, and Robert Askew, despite taking a wrong turn and having to backtrack on 2 occasions, won the junior category in the 4K race.