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

At the Preston 10 mile road race from Hutton near Preston, the Halifax Harriers ladies won the team prize. The three ladies were led home by Sarah Cumber (3rd lady and 1st F45) in a time of 1:03:48. Next lady back was April Caufield (5th lady) who set a PB of 1:05:48 by three minutes. Rachael Beaumont completed the team in a time of 1:11:57.

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Coming Up

Under 11’s group, train as normal at 6:00pm and then we will have festive snacks at 7:00pm followed by Santa with his presents at 7:15pm.

All track runners who train at 7:00pm will have festive food at 8:00pm with a present for under 18’s.

All senior road run groups start together, with a choice of the full route or a shorter route.

This will be followed by festive snacks and drinks in the club house at 8:00pm.

This is also a good opportunity for injured and social members to have a catch up.

There is a 5.8 mile race for senior men and a 4.5 mile race for senior ladies. Plus handicaped races round the moor for junior members.

Men's Bunk Barn weekend at Grassington 25th to 27th January. Cost is £38 which included accommadation, breakfasts and snacks. THE BUNK BARN IS NOW FULL.


The 5th Annual Quiz will once again be held at The Gun Dog pub in Halifax. Further details will be published in the New Year.

The Harriers Annual Dinner and Senior Presentation Evening will once again be held at The Imperial Crown, Halifax. Further details and event booking details will be announce in the New Year.


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.


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Halifax Harriers have a thriving Junior section competing across disciplines.