• Leigh Harriers & AC

    We’ve been running since 1909

  • Southport & Waterloo Open

    Medalists in the 300m: Katie Fairhurst and Melissa Evans proudly display their gongs at the Southport & Waterloo Open

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Leigh Harriers Athletics Club was formed in September of 1909 and has an unbroken record of providing athletics for all the community.

In 2006 the club achieved Community Amateur Sports Club status and also became one of only four clubs in the Greater Manchester area to be awarded Club Mark Accreditation. Leigh Harriers’ Club Mark status was reaffirmed in 2013.

You can contact us 01942 605201 or email leighharriers@btconnect.com

Address: Leigh Harriers & AC, Turner Way, Leigh Sports Village, Leigh WN7 4GX

2017 ydl leigh2The Club’s home is part of the Leigh Sports Village Project and transferred to our top class facility and brand new athletics track in 2008.

Upcoming Events

August – December 2017

Aug
26
Sat
National U15/U17 T&F Champs Bedford @ Bedford International Athletics Stadium
Aug 26 all-day
Aug
27
Sun
Pennington Flash 5 Mile Trail Race @ Leigh Harriers & AC
Aug 27 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sep
9
Sat
North West Counties Road Relays @ Stanley Park Blackpool
Sep 9 @ 10:15 am – 4:00 pm

The 18th NORTH WEST COUNTIES ROAD RELAYS (Inc. Cheshire, Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Merseyside Championships).

Under UKA “Rules for Competition’’. – Licence No. TBC

Being held at Stanley Park Blackpool, West Park Drive, Blackpool, FY3 9HQ on Saturday, 09th September 2017

10:15 Under 11 Girls & Under 11 Boys 3 x 1.6km £10 per team

10.45 Under 13 Girls 3 x 3.2km £10per team

11:25 Under 13 Boys 3 x 3.2km £10 per team

12:05 Under 15 Girls 3 x 3.2km £10 per team

12:05 Under 17 Women 3 x 3.2km £10 per team

12:45 Under 15 Boys 3 x 3.2km £10 per team

13:20 Senior Women 3 x 5.2km £15 per team

13:20 Under 17 Men 3 x 5.2km £10 per team

14:30 Senior Men 4 x 6.6km £20 per team

Age Groups as at 31 August 2017. Under 13s must be at least 11 years old on the day. Juniors (U20s) can run in the Senior events. ALL runners must be first claim members of their club for road running; CLUB VESTS must be worn.

Sep
16
Sat
2017 YOUNG ATHLETES ROAD RELAY CHAMPIONSHIPS @ SportCity Manchester
Sep 16 @ 11:30 am – 2:15 pm

11.30 Under 13 Boys 3 x 3000 metres – aged 11-12 & under 13 on 1st September 2017

11.35 Under 13 Girls 3 x 3000 metres – aged 11-12 & under 13 on 1st September 2017

12.15 Under 15 Boys 3 x 3000 metres – aged 13-14 & under 15 on 1st September 2017

12.20 Under 15 Girls 3 x 3000 metres – aged 13-14 & under 15 on 1st September 2017

13.00 Under 17 Men 3 x 3500 metres – aged 15-16 & under 17 on 1st September 2017

13.05 Under 17 Women 3 x 3500 metres – aged 15-16 & under 17 on 1st September 2017

2017 MEN’S SIX STAGE ROAD RELAY CHAMPIONSHIPS @ SportCity Manchester
Sep 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Northern Athletics

 2017 MEN’S SIX STAGE ROAD RELAY CHAMPIONSHIPS

Incorporating Yorkshire Championships

Under UKA Rules: Licence No 2017-30316

At Sport City Manchester On Saturday 16 th September 2017

Start time: 14.00

6 Stages of approximately 6.5 K

Qualifying event for the ERRA 6 Stage Championships

CLUB COLOURS & VEST/CROP TOP ALL OF THE SAME DESIGN MUST BE WORN

Medals will be awarded to the first three teams of six to finish

Bronze Medals will be awarded to the first ‘B’ team to finish

Minimum age: 17 and over at midnight 31st August / 1st September 2017

Oct
14
Sat
Red Rose XC League Match 1 Leigh WN7 4GX @ Leigh H&AC Leigh Sports Village
Oct 14 @ 12:15 pm – 3:30 pm

 

NEW RACE START TIMES
Under 11 Boys: 12.15
Under 11 Girls: 12.30
Under 13 Boys: 
12.45
Under 13 Girls: 1.00
Under 15 Boys & Girls: 1.15
Under 17 Boys & Girls, Junior, Senior and Vet. Ladies: 1.35
Junior, Senior, & Veteran Men: 2.15

 

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For rules of competition and more information about the league go to

http://redrosecrosscountry.co.uk/

Nov
11
Sat
Red Rose XC League Match 2 Chorley @ Astley Park Chorley
Nov 11 @ 12:15 pm – 3:30 pm

See your coach about entry

Start times: 12.15 for every fixture.

NEW RACE START TIMES
Under 11 Boys: 12.15
Under 11 Girls: 12.30
Under 13 Boys: 
12.45
Under 13 Girls: 1.00
Under 15 Boys & Girls: 1.15
Under 17 Boys & Girls, Junior, Senior and Vet. Ladies: 1.35
Junior, Senior, & Veteran Men: 2.15

Nov
18
Sat
Red Rose XC League Match 3 Leverhulme Park Bolton @ Leverhulme Park
Nov 18 @ 12:15 pm – 3:30 pm

See your Coach about entry

Start times: 12.15 for every fixture.

NEW RACE START TIMES
Under 11 Boys: 12.15
Under 11 Girls: 12.30
Under 13 Boys: 
12.45
Under 13 Girls: 1.00
Under 15 Boys & Girls: 1.15
Under 17 Boys & Girls, Junior, Senior and Vet. Ladies: 1.35
Junior, Senior, & Veteran Men: 2.15

Dec
2
Sat
Red Rose XC League Match 4 Marl Pits Rossendale @ Marl Pits Rossendale
Dec 2 @ 12:15 pm – 3:30 pm

Start times: 12.15 for every fixture.

NEW RACE START TIMES
Under 11 Boys: 12.15
Under 11 Girls: 12.30
Under 13 Boys: 
12.45
Under 13 Girls: 1.00
Under 15 Boys & Girls: 1.15
Under 17 Boys & Girls, Junior, Senior and Vet. Ladies: 1.35
Junior, Senior, & Veteran Men: 2.15