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.

Liversedge Half Marathon

Max Burgin wins in Gyor

Peter Clegg was first back for Halifax Harriers in 13th position in 1:24:43. Andy Wiggins and Will Stewart came in together in 1:27:16 (3rd M45) and 1:27:25 respectively. April Caufield was first lady back for Halifax Harriers in 1:32:29 (5th lady).

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Coming Up

Entries close 3rd January

The Harriers Annual Dinner and Senior Presentation Evening will once again be held at The Imperial Crown, Halifax. Bookings are now being taken. The cost remains at £12 for members and their children under 12, and £17 for non-members. The last date to place your order is Thursday 7th March. Pick up a form in the Clubhouse or contact Chris Kirkbride.

This a Selection only event but we have many talented runners who can fill a good team and challenge the top teams from the

North. Last year we actually qualified for the relay finals in Birmingham, unfortunately we were unable to attend.

Men’s 12 stage relay consists of 8 legs of 4k and 4 legs of 8k at 12:00

Women's 6 Stage Relays is 4 legs of 4k and 2 of 8k at 12:15pm

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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

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Join The Harriers

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

Where to Find Us

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Our Race Clock is available for hire.


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Halifax Harriers have a thriving Junior section competing across disciplines.