Track

Saturday night saw Highgate Harriers host their annual Night of the 10,000 PBs at Parliament Hill Athletics Track, London. This year the races included the England Athletics 10,000m Championships and also saw athletes battling for places in the Rio Olympics 2016 by attempting to achieve the qualifying standard. Over the last four years, Race Organiser Ben Pochee of Highgate Harriers has worked hard to create an event that isn't your conventional track meeting. Crowds are immersed in the action, spectating from lane three where there are live DJs, bars providing beer for the "beer and cheer" and a host of other entertainment including samba bands, dancers and fire jugglers. I've previously heard a lot of excellent things about the event and thought that we should go down and check it out. Running magazine Like the Wind were on the look out for people to help sell event programmes, so we went along to help