Halifax Harriers Athletic Club was formed in 1884. We are affiliated to England Athletics for Track and Field, Cross Country, Road and Fell running. We are dedicated to encouraging participation in all these disciplines for all ages and abilities and have a dedicated program for disabled athletes. Our home base is the Spring Hall Athletics Track on Huddersfield Road, about 1 mile out from Halifax Town centre.


Max Burgin wins in Gyor

The Chairman’s Trophy is awarded to a member who has made a significant contribution to the club. This year it was awarded to Michael Spence who has been a club member for 33 years. During that time, Michael has competed for the club, served on the Committee, coached on the track and been the ladies captain for the Northern League track and field matches.

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These relays are open to ANY member of the Club Male or Female. They were very successful last year as we had 5 men’s teams and a ladies team.

It was a great day out and everyone enjoyed the close nit arena and atmosphere.

Halifax Harriers A team actually finished 5th team only losing out on a medal on the last leg.

Men’s teams 6 legs of 4.8k

Women’s teams 4 legs of 4.8k

See Simon for more details

Coach to the race and go for a pub lunch afterwards.


Join The Harriers

Everyone welcome from 8 years upwards. Training from an experienced coaching team.

Where to Find Us

Race Clock Hire

Our Race Clock is available for hire.


Clock Hire


Halifax Harriers have a thriving Junior section competing across disciplines.