Mansfield Harriers busy season continued recently with league action on both the Track and Road. Track action was the third in the series of four for the clubs juniors in the Youth Development League at Nuneaton and on the roads the third in a series of five in the Nottinghamshire AAA summer league at Wollaton Park.
Mansfield Harriers rising middle distance star Archie Rayner produced another stunning performance at the British Milers Club Grand Prix event at the weekend in Manchester competing mainly against senior men he won his event in a 7 second personal best to record a superb 3.57.09. This time ranks him both 4th in the under 17 age group and the fastest 15 year old in the UK this year.
Mansfield Harriers had four athletes competing in the 2015 Virgin Money London Marathon this year with each of the runners recording excellent performances. Two of the younger athletes qualified to compete for the East Midlands in the mini marathon on the same day.