Bradford City Run a record breaker

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Victoria Wilkinson helped Bingley Harriers to a superb second place in the British Fell Relay at Middleton

6:16pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

SIGN-UPS for this weekend's BRADFORD CITY RUNS passed a thousand on Monday morning.

Running log

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

4:05pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

THE second running of the YORKSHIRE MARATHON drew over 3,700 competitors to York.

Baildon nab Beefy's podium places

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Malcolm Brown, coach to the Brownlee brothers, was a keynote speaker at University Academy Keighley

8:56pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

THE STEEP climb and fast descent of Beefy's Nab at Oxenhope proved decisive in the AIREDALE ATHLETICS OFF-ROAD CHALLENGE.

Scott retains northern title

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Competitors cast shadows at the start of the women's event during the British Race Walking Grand Prix at York Sport VillagePicture: Mike Tipping

5:46pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

COLIN Scott, the Yorkshire Race Walking Club 10,000-metre champion, retained his title when he led all the way in the Northern Winter League race at Whitley Mount Sports Centre in Cleckheaton.

Winter race waking season starts

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Competitors cast shadows at the start of the women's event during the British Race Walking Grand Prix at York Sport VillagePicture: Mike Tipping

7:16am Saturday 4th October 2014

The winter race walking season gets under way tomorrow, with Bradford-based Yorkshire Race Walking Club promoting their first Winter League fixture from Whitcliffe Mount Sports Centre, Cleckheaton (11am).

Running log: Park life suits Quentin and Rebecca

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Quentin Lewis won the over-35 men's category in the Yorkshire Veterans' Cross-Country Championships at Nunroyd Park, Yeadon

4:53pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

QUENTIN Lewis (Baildon) and Rebecca Cesar de Sa (Skyrac) won their over-35s category races in the YORKSHIRE VETERANS' CROSS-COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS at Nunroyd Park, Yeadon.

Running log: Otley claim local bragging rights in relay

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Ian Fisher helped Otley AC to 23rd place in the Northern Road Relays

5:54pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

THERE were highly-competitive battles to fill the top 25 spots for the nationals at Sutton Park next month in the NORTHERN ROAD RELAYS at Birchwood, near Warrington.

George is School Games star

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Woodhouse Grove School's George Armstrong, who was a clear winner of the boys' discus

5:18pm Monday 15th September 2014

WOODHOUSE Grove School pupil George Armstrong could not hide his delight after defending his discus title at the Sainsbury’s School Games.

Putting your Best foot forward proving a great idea

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Scott Harrington, left, who clocked 74min 02sec, was one of three Otley Athletics Club runners in the top eight of the Vale of York Half Marathon

6:44pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

NEW event the VALE OF YORK HALF-MARATHON sold out within days and had 865 starters from the aero club at Sherburn-in-Elmet.

Village life excites Bradford duo

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:10am Thursday 4th September 2014

BRADFORD pair Emile Cairess and Ambah Thompson are among 1,600 youngsters competing at the Sainsbury's 2014 School Games, which runs from today until Sunday.

McGhie triumphs over adversity to take European veterans' gold

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Keith McGhie with son Michael and his individual gold medal

6:58pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

BRADFORD'S Keith McGhie savoured a near-perfect weekend by taking two gold medals at the 19th European Veterans' Athletics Championships in Izmir, Turkey.

Wrong turn costs Airedale any chance of relay victory

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Quentin Lewis gave Airedale a fine start in the Leeds Country Way Relay

5:42pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

AIREDALE Athletics suffered another close-run defeat in Sunday's LEEDS COUNTRY WAY RELAY.

No title as Jonny Brownlee must settle for third

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Jonny and Alistair Brownlee

11:10pm Sunday 31st August 2014

JONATHAN Brownlee had to settle for third as Javier Gomez won his fourth World Triathlon Series today.

Matamala takes running from Bradford to Chile

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Hardy Matamala

7:15pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

THE Bradford fires still burn bright in Chile.

Jonny edges Alistair in Brownlee double

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:41pm Sunday 24th August 2014

BINGLEY Harrier Jonathan Brownlee was an impressive winner of Saturday's World Triathlon Series in Stockholm.

Winter returns to the fells

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The start of Gargrave Show's senior fell race

6:19pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

THE 262 runners in the second leg of the English Fell Championship races faced wintry weather at SEDBERGH HILLS on Sunday.

Skyrac's form Brooks no argument

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: UK Run Chat Challenge through Richmond Park

6:21pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

SKYRAC AC tied with Gateshead in Saturday's final NORTHERN TRACK & FIELD LEAGUE Second Division match.

Sarah Holt already has her sights on Rio and 2016 Olympic Games

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:08pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

AFTER a bitter-sweet Commonwealth Games, hammer thrower Sarah Holt is already looking forward to Rio.

'Magnificent' Bamford does Otley proud in Commonwealth Games

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Racheal Bamford on her way to winning the Chevin Chase on Boxing Day 2011

7:57pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

OTLEY AC members were at Hampden Park supporting Racheal Bamford in the COMMONWEALTH STEEPLECAHSE final. Her seventh-placed 9min 45.51sec was a personal best.

Racheal Bamford flies flag for Otley and England in Commonwealth Games 3000m steeplechase

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Racheal Bamford on her way to winning the Chevin Chase on Boxing Day 2011

10:32am Wednesday 30th July 2014

ALL eyes will be on Racheal Bamford at 7.35pm tonight in the Women's 3000m steeplechase final at Hampden Park.

Cleckheaton hammer thrower Sarah Holt is fourth in Commonwealth Games final

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Sarah Holt will think about her sporting future while she takes a break from hammer throwing

9:13pm Monday 28th July 2014

Cleckheaton’s Sarah Holt was another competitor from the Bradford area to just miss out on a medal at Hampden Park tonight.

Alistair Brownlee shelves track ambitions

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: England's Alistair Brownlee crosses the line after winning the Mixed Team Relay at Strathclyde Country Park during the 2014 Commonwealth Games near Glasgow.

11:15pm Sunday 27th July 2014

ALISTAIR Brownlee is unlikely to pursue track running despite having won every major honour in triathlon.

Brownlee joy at team success

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

5:48pm Sunday 27th July 2014

ALISTAIR Brownlee led England's dream team to a dominant victory in the mixed relay to complete a sweep of the triathlon gold medals at the Commonwealth Games.

Brownlee rivalry switches to relay

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Brothers Alistair and Jonny Brownlee won gold and bronze medals at the Olympics in London

8:57am Saturday 26th July 2014

ALISTAIR and Jonny Brownlee will join forces for today's team relay after landing gold and silver in the individual triathlon – but they will still be competing against each other.

Chance to question Steve Cram

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Steve Cram is in Ilkley for a question-and-answer session

4:21pm Friday 25th July 2014

STEVE Cram, the BBC athletics commentator and former 1500 metres world-record holder, is visiting Ilkley Harriers on the evening of Wednesday, September 10 for a question-and-answer session. Places are limited to club members aged over 11.

Golden boy Brownlee hungry for more glory

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: England's Alistair Brownlee celebrates winning on the home straight during the Men's Triathlon at Strathclyde Country Park during the 2014 Commonwealth Games near Glasgow. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday July 24, 2014. See PA story

11:29pm Thursday 24th July 2014

ALISTAIR Brownlee vowed he would never lose his hunger after adding yet another title to his glittering triathlon portfolio.

Brownlees win silver and gold in Commonwealth Games triathlon

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

5:04pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Alistair Brownlee made it double triathlon gold today for England on the first day of Commonwealth Games action in  Glasgow.

Brownlee brothers kick-start Commonwealth medal chase

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Brothers Alistair and Jonny Brownlee won gold and bronze medals at the Olympics in London

6:52am Thursday 24th July 2014

AFTER the euphoria of the London Olympics two years ago, the spotlight today switches to the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Askew runs away with Bingley Harriers' accolade

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

5:14pm Thursday 24th July 2014

JAMES Askew is Bingley Harriers' best junior all-rounder.

Skyrac set to avoid the drop

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

8:56am Thursday 17th July 2014

SKYRAC have effectively secured their place in Division Two of the NORTHERN TRACK & FIELD LEAGUE by a fine third place on Sunday in the penultimate match at Cleckheaton.

Jonny Brownlee: Next medal 'extra special'

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Brothers Alistair and Jonny Brownlee won gold and bronze medals at the Olympics in London

6:43pm Monday 14th July 2014

EVEN more than his Olympic champion brother Alistair, Jonny Brownlee has been triathlon's Mr Dependable.

Pillar to post victory for Wharfedale Harriers

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Ted Mason was part of the winning Wharfedale Harriers team

6:36pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

WHARFEDALE Harriers won Sunday's BRADFORD MILLENNIUM WAY RELAY, completing the 47 miles in 5hr 34min 17sec – just five minutes off Bingley's 2011 record.

Revised course for Millennium Way Relay

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Wagon Lane will again stage the finish of the Millennium Way Relay. Here Horsforth Harriers Alek Karagik and Greg Moore approach the final straight at Bradford & Bingley Sports Club

11:33pm Friday 27th June 2014

The thirteenth BRADFORD MILLENNIUM WAY RELAY takes place this Sunday on a revised course.

Fish and chips the perfect reward for resilient Ilkley Harriers

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Neil Smith was bothered by hungry midges on his leg of the Billy Bland Challenge

7:43pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

JUNE offers the shortest nights of the year, so it is the perfect month for runners to attempt the famous Bob Graham Round.

Alistair Brownlee wins third European title

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Top three: Vicente Hernandez , Alistair Brownlee and Dmitry Polyanski

7:28pm Sunday 22nd June 2014

Alistair Brownlee secured his third European title in Kitzbuhel on Saturday and hit back at those who have suggested he is a spent force.

Steeplechaser Bamford earns Commonwealth Games place

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Racheal Bamford has made vast improvements this spring in the 3,000 metres steeplechase

5:17pm Tuesday 17th June 2014

RACHEAL Bamford will compete in her first major championships in Glasgow next month.

Alistair Brownlee targeting Games hat-trick

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Alistair Brownlee and brother Jonny in action

5:10pm Monday 16th June 2014

ALISTAIR Brownlee has his sights set on a prestigious hat-trick at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Brownlee brothers to lead England medal pursuit

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Jonny and Alistair Brownlee

4:08pm Thursday 12th June 2014

OLYMPIC champion Alistair Brownlee will lead England's triathlon team at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Improving Skyrac ease relegation fears

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Matt Nowell, left, won the 5,000 metres for Bradford Airedale

5:15pm Tuesday 10th June 2014

Skyrac AC remain the leading local club in the NORTHERN TRACK AND FIELD LEAGUE.

Ilkley Harriers fell runners bang on form in Keswick

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Local athletics

6:50pm Tuesday 3rd June 2014

Ilkley Harriers’ Georgia Malir retained her Home International fell-racing title in the junior women’s race at Keswick.

No capital gains for Brownlee brothers

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Alistair Brownlee, left, in action during the World Triathlon event in London

6:00pm Sunday 1st June 2014

The Brownlee brothers and their great rival Javier Gomez fell short as Spain’s Mario Mola won a thrilling a ITU World Triathlon event in London.

London calling for Brownlee brothers

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: DOUBLE OLYMPIC GLORY: Yorkshire's Alistair Brownlee (left) celebrates with his gold medal with his brother Jonathan who won the bronze medal in the Men's Triathlon at the Olympic Games in London, 2012

8:00am Friday 30th May 2014

Bingley Harrier Alistair Brownlee is ready to return to the scene of his greatest glory tomorrow as the ITU World Triathlon series heads to Hyde Park.

Beginners' athletics clubs in Odsal and Saltaire

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Odsal's Richard Dunn Sports Centre is the meeting place for one of the new beginners' running clubs

7:40pm Thursday 29th May 2014

Experienced coach Stephen Wolstenholme has set up a beginners' club for runners aged 16 and above from the BD5 and BD6 postcodes.

Duck home first in final Esholt John Carr 5K race

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Local athletics

12:22pm Tuesday 27th May 2014

Running log: The final race in the Esholt John Carr 5K series saw Claire Duck from Leeds City win the women’s section in 16min 50sec.

Beginners flock to join new Queensbury Running Club initiative

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The latest news out of Hercules Wimbledon Athletics Club

6:30pm Tuesday 20th May 2014

Running log: Queensbury Running Club are in good shape after tripling their membership.

Brownlee brothers' podium run ended

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Alistair Brownlee admitted he lacked speed in his legs

8:33pm Sunday 18th May 2014

The Brownlee brothers’ record of at least one of them making the podium in every World Triathlon Series race when they start together ended in Japan on Saturday.

Debele not half bad in Leeds

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Tesfaye Debele

6:20pm Wednesday 14th May 2014

Running log: Bradford resident Tesfaye Debele won the Leeds Half-Marathon in 68min 26sec (chip-time). Debele was almost four minutes clear of Otley’s Matt John.

Bradford University Athletics hit the ground running

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Athletics

9:00am Thursday 8th May 2014

Bradford University Athletics competed for the first time as a club in the BRITISH UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES three-day championships at Bedford this weekend.

Brownlee rules out track bid

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Alistair Brownlee won comfortably despite taking a wrong turn on the bike leg

8:40pm Friday 2nd May 2014

Olympic triathlon champion Alistair Brownlee has given up on his hopes of running the 10,000 metres at the Commonwealth Games this summer.

Death of Tomes a big loss to athletics

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Local athletics

4:20pm Thursday 1st May 2014

Running log: There was sad news this week about popular local runner Liz Tomes, who has died as a result of a brain tumour.



YOUR COMMUNITYYourBradford




Essential Links

Get Adobe Flash player

click2find


About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree