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Highgate Harriers hosted their third annual Night of the 10,000m Personal Bests at Parliament Hill on Saturday – and the club’s runners responded with top times.

Jo Pavey in action at last year's Night of the 10,000m Personal Bests. Pic: Clive Totman

Highgate Harriers will welcome the next British 10,000m champions on Saturday as their third annual ‘Night of the Personal Bests’ takes place at Parliament Hill.

The 24-man team from The Hall School

The Hall School in Belsize Park took 24 boys to the Independent Schools Association ski races at the Hemel snow dome and returned laden with medals.

Young runners race away from the start line in the Camden Schools Cross Country Championship at Parliament Hill. Pic: Dieter Perry

More than 2,000 young runners took part in the annual Camden Schools Cross-Country Championship at Parliament Hill.

Carl Griffith

A Highgate man has been crowned table tennis champion at the Inter Spinal Unit Games – an event where newly-injured patients can discover and compete in wheelchair sport.

Julia Murphy in action for Camden Swiss Cottage

Nine-year-old Brandon Biss was the star man as Camden Swiss Cottage’s youngest stars stormed to victory in the first round of this year’s M11 Junior Swimming League at Basildon’s sporting village pool.

Highgate Harriers' Marcus Green on the streets of the capital in the London Marathon. Pic: Dieter Perry

Highgate Harriers’ Roger Low maintained his record of running in every London Marathon on Sunday, finishing in under four and a half hours.

Lee Collins on the track. Pic:

A Highgate motorsport enthusiast stands on the verge of fulfilling a lifelong ambition as he prepares for his first event in the Caterham Academy Championship, which gets under way this weekend.

Highgate Harriers' identical twins, Mabel (left) and Grace Savage, won their first medals. Pic: Dieter Perry

Identical twins Grace and Mabel Savage won their first medals at Highgate Harriers’ open meeting at Parliament Hill Fields.

Left to right: Chadnos Tennis Club's Sizya Kivanda, Oliver Gan, Gunther Darkey, Marcus Gan, Komlavi Loglo

Chandos Tennis Club reached the semi-finals of the National Premier Indoor League at the weekend after a thrilling quarter-final victory which needed a championship tie-breaker to decide the contest.

Highgate Harriers' Sean Renfer. Pic: Dieter Perry

Sean Renfer collapsed at the finish line after a brave run that helped Highgate Harriers to their best result for 24 years in the national 12-stage road relay championships.

Highgate Harriers' Hattie Brock. Pic: Dieter Perry

Highgate Harriers are gearing up for this weekend’s national road relays – and Emma Burgess and Hattie Brock continued their preparations for the women’s event with strong performances over 10k.

Damani Marcano has stepped up from go-karting and will be racing in a Golf GTiR this weekend

Highgate School pupil Damani Marcano will compete in his first race as he takes part in the Volkswagen Racing Cup this weekend.

Matthew Dodds in action for Highbury Korfball Club. Pic: Richard Hayward

Highbury’s winning run came to an end at the hands of Croydon, who hit four late goals to secure a 17-15 victory a in a tightly-contested game in the Promotion Division.

Highgate Harriers' Ben Pochee

Highgate Harriers’ men’s and women’s teams both finished ninth in the Southern road relays at Milton Keynes at the weekend, qualifying for the national event on April 11 with ease.

London Heathside's William Griffiths (left) and Jacob Phillips (right) with Muchta Farah from Ealing Southall and Middlesex Athletics Club.

London Heathside’s Jacob Phillips is bidding to win the Under-17 men’s title in the North-West London Young Athletes League as he prepares for the fifth and final race at Wormwood Scrubs on Saturday.

Matiss Ippolito (centre)

Two siblings from Hampstead Garden Suburb will take part in the first ever British Long Track Speed Skating Championships in the Hague in the Netherlands on Saturday.

Leonie Ansems de Vries (left) in action for Highbury. Pic: Richard Hayward

Highbury produced another high-scoring display to see off bottom side Mitcham 19-13 and secure their sixth successive victory in the London Regional League, moving up to third place in the table.

Captain Moses Hutchinson-Pascal (right) scored seven times. Pic: Richard Hayward

Captain Moses Hutchinson-Pascal scored seven times as Highbury Korfball Club continued their excellent form with a convincing 23-7 victory over Supernova in the London Regional League, inflicting their visitors’ biggest defeat of the season.

Hampstead & Westminster captain Toby Roche. Pic: Mark Clews

Captain Toby Roche is feeling “relief and a bit of frustration” after Hampstead & Westminster avoided relegation to finish seventh in the men’s Premier Division.

Hampstead & Westminster's Will Naylor struck in the 1-1 draw against Wimbledon. Pic: Mark Clews

There was double delight for Hampstead & Westminster at the weekend as their men’s team avoided relegation in the Premier Division while the ladies secured promotion.

Great Britain's James Ward celebrates defeating USA's John Isner during the Davis Cup match at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow. Pic: Jeff Holmes/PA Wire

Camden’s James Ward played a central role as Great Britain beat the US in the Davis Cup at the weekend, fighting back from two sets down to defeat world No20 John Isner in a marathon showdown.

Hampstead and Westminster's James Simpson (left) celebrates his goal against Reading. Pic: Mark Clews

Hampstead & Westminster’s men were unable to alleviate their relegation fears in the Premier Division as they twice lost the lead at home in a 2-2 draw against Reading on Saturday.

Tin-Tin Ho (right) celebrates with Maria Tsaptsinos, with the pair winning the women's doubles title at the Senior National Championships. Pic: Alan Man

Paddington table tennis star Tin-Tin Ho took three titles at the senior national championships and narrowly missed out on a fourth.

Will Naylor (centre) equalised for Hampstead & Westminster but they were defeated. Pic: Mark Clews

Hampstead & Westminster returned empty-handed from their 400-mile round trip to Manchester, fighting back from two goals down against Brooklands in the men’s Premier Division but conceding a decisive strike in a 3-2 defeat.

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