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
Race Reports Archive
An archive of all the race reports

Mid Lancs Cross Country League, Hyndburn - 25 October 2014

Jimmy Craig - led the Barlickers home Jimmy Craig - led the Barlickers home Stuart Bryan

It was an amazing start to the cross country season with a record number of Barlickers turning out to represent their club and this included a ladies team.

Having gained promotion last year the men's A team have started the season in Division 3 and the ladies in Division 4.

A great run from Sarah Tipler saw her finish in 4th place overall and great supporting runs from Jennifer Hird and Rachel Lowther saw them finish 14th team overall, which must put them in contention for top places in their division.

As for the men, there were Barlick shirts all the way through the field, with five runners, led by Jimmy Craig,  finishing in the top twenty.  Along with Chris Smale who finished in 32nd position, this made Barlick the first team overall out of all divisions, with the B team finishing 9th overall.  The vet's team were 7th overall.

This was indeed a very good start to the season.

Finishing positions

4 Sarah Tipler 24:32
52 Jennifer Hird 29:03
72 Rachel Lowther 30:03

7 Jimmy Craig 36:27
9 Chris Singleton 36:41
11 Nick Treitl 37:03
15 Marc Hartley 37:28
18 Shaun Chew 37:37
32 Chris Smale 38:57
38 Tom Corrigan 39:24
43 Ian Livesey 39:45
50 Lucas Payne 40:18
86 Andy Berry 42:43
115 Derek Walker 44:05
117 Andrew Chew 44:20
165 Dave Halliday 46:55
189 Lee Edwards 47:48
196 Michael Thistlethwaite 48:15
199 James Fent 48:21
238 Bob Jackson 52:55
267 James Stead 57:17
276 Robert Whipp 59:31
289 Richard Treitl 1:02:49

Team Results

Ladies

14 Barlick

Men

1 Barlick A
9 Barlick B

Men V40

7 Barlick A
28 Barlick B

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.