Harriers get set for town's Half Marathon
of Burnham-On-Sea Harriers Running Club are in training for the
town's half-marathon, which is just a few weeks away.
annual half-marathon, sponsored by Proper Job and M5 Glass, will
this year be held on Sunday 7th October at 11am. Entries are now
being accepted, with fees costing £18 for UKA affiliated
runners and £20 for unattached runners. Postal entries,
using the form here,
are accepted up until September 24th, with entries on the day
costing £2 extra.
Harriers Running Club, which was formed in 1981, has over many
years promoted the Half Marathon and the Brent Knoll Race, which
form part of the Somerset series of races.
its members are three Olympic Torch bearers - Tony Perry, Jason
Vickers and Arthur Gilbert. The club meets every Tuesday at 7.00pm
in King Alfred Sports Centre when runners of all standards are
welcome to join.
Burnham-On-Sea Harriers gearing up for the town's Half Marathon
this week (Pic: Jan Bonus)