Author Archives: Les

My Vernon Grand Traverse 18km, Fun run walk 11km and Kids Challenge 2km 2019

Marlborough Harrier Club organized the iconic Marlborough event for the community of Marlborough. This year it was held on Sunday 9th June 2019. There were 3 races people could enter. The main event Mt Vernon Grand Traverse 18km which took … Continue reading

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2019 Cross Country Championships

The conditions were perfect for the annual cross country champs being held on Kemp’s Farm, 17 Valley at the base of Weld Pass.¬† The course was made up of a 1 km, 2 km and a 3 km loop which … Continue reading

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Burton Cup 27th April 2019 at Taylor Dam

Marlborough Harrier Club had a very successful cross- country event on Saturday 27th April 2019 at the Taylor Dam. This was for the annual Burton Cup. The original W.G. Burton Trophy was first presented in 1933 for a 5- mile … Continue reading

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Novice Cup 6th April 2019

Overcast and firm footing conditions prevailed for those that contested the Marlborough Harrier Club’s Novice Cup Handicapped Cross Country event at Taylor¬†Dam on Saturday afternoon. However, during the race, it turned cold and damp but that is Cross Country running/ … Continue reading

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King and Queen of the Withers 5th January 2019

It was on a cool morning the Volunteers were out at 6 to prepare for the 43rd running of the King and Queen of the Withers. The cool did not stay as the heat arrived. The Walkers were first off … Continue reading

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