Membership fees

Despite the name, the club participates in all disciplines of running, fell, cross country and road and welcomes applications from runners of all abilities to join us. If you are not sure if the club is for you, why not come to one of our training sessions or one of our regular pub runs. You will be under no obligation to join, but you will get a feel for the club and a better idea if the club is for you. You can merely turn up to a training session unannounced, but it would be better if you contacted our club secretary first (details on the contacts page) and let him know that you will be coming and he will make sure that whoever is leading the group will look out for you. If you are an absolute beginner to running, you too are most welcome to join us in one of our sessions, but please contact our secretary first and he will make sure that you will have a programme with which you are comfortable. Membership fees for the club are as follows:
  • Seniors
  • For members over the age of 18
  • £10/year
  • For runners of all abilities over the age of 18
  • For runners participating in all disciplines of running, fell, cross country and road running
  • Regular training and coaching sessions provided
  • Apply
  • Juniors
  • For members under the age of 18
  • FREE
  • For runners of all abilities under the age of 18.
  • Regular (weekly) training sessions led by experienced runners/coaches
  • Advice about how to train properly so juniors can develop as athletes
  • Apply
  • Non-runners
  • For non-running members
  • £5/year
  • For supporters of the club and club members
  • Support the club and all the senior and junior runners
  • Apply

Paul Elcock went up to Glasgow for this Half Marathon and had a good run, earning himself a new half marathon PB and a sub 90 minute time.

473 Paul Elcock 1:29:38

45 Andy Driver 41:36
49 James Austin 42:05
50 Andrew Smith 42:31
136 Nicola Muller 55:15
146 Richard Treitl 56:52
148 Susan Hird 58:12
161 Sara Hardacre 72:57

21 Paul Elcock 20:38 New PB

1 Jack Villiers 18:49
2 Andy Berry 18:58 New PB
3 Alex Mason 19:02 New PB
5 Scott McCredie 19:43 New PB
10 Emma Taylor 20:49
21 Garth Duffy 23:44
26 Tony Duffy 24:14
31 Ciara Duffy 24:51 New PB
59 Anne Marie Beech 30:20

14 Derek Walkden 20:31
24  Emma Bailey 21:39
141 Gary Bailey 30:46
179 Graham Wadsworth 36:01

This is a new race this year, organised by Trawden AC and it was just a bit of a tester.  It is  26.2 miles with 4,495 ft of ascent and similar to the Yorkshireman.  Next year this race will be on the 22nd September 2019 under the guise of The Lancashireman!

Tim Piggot set off at a steady pace which he maintained throughout the race and took the victory.  John Boothman surprisingly found himself in second place, but he had to battle as it is a while since he ran such a distance.

Solo
1 Tim Piggott 4:56:44
2 John Boothman 5:19:08

Pairs
1 Sean Fitzpatrick (Trawden AC) & Bobby Sharp (Barlick Fell Runners) 5:56:27

Mens 6 Stage 

36 Barlick Fell Runners 2:17:05 

30 Craig Shearer 21:16
32 Jon Cleaver 22:02
47 Andy Berry 24:43
45 Nick Treitl 23:22
33 Ian Livesey 21:26 
36 Scott Boardman 24:16 

92 Barlick Fell Runners 2:32:06 

91 David Poole 24:27
98 Dan Taylor 25:17 
100 Andrew Carson 25:50
98 James Austin 25:46 
94 Ian Cocks 25:55
92 Chris Smale 24:51 

Ladies 4 Stage 

52 Barlick Fell Runners Ladies 1:44:24

50 Jacqueline Collins 24:52 
67 Heather Driver 28:11
62 Victoria Peel 26:28
56 Emma Bailey 24:53 

In this event, individuals were running for their schools rather than their clubs, but it was nice to see Barlick juniors out there showing off their fell running prowess.

First home in the Y7 race was Jacob Reeday and no victory was ever more deserved.  He has had a cracking season and has produced some great performances and he did so again in this race, not only winning the race, but doing so with over a margin of one minute over the chasing pack.  And that is not to belittle that chasing pack - it contained some very good junior runners.

Year 7
1 Jacob Reeday, Upper Wharfedale, 13:47
16 Harley Treitl, Ss John Fisher & Thomas More, Colne, 15:19
91 Jody Whitfield, West Craven, 20:25 (28th girl)

Year 8/9
117 Ciara Duffy, West Craven, 29:20 (34th girl)

Year 10/11
22 Jack Villiers, West Craven,  27:38

Year 12/13
29 Alex Mason, Nelson & Colne College, 33:58Year 12/13

7 Stephen Shorrock 2:10:45

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About us

The main aims of the club are to increase the participation of running in Barnoldswick and to keep organised running as accessible as possible.