• 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

October 2017 – January 2018

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/

Oct
21
Sat
Northern Athletics XC Relays – Graves Park @ Graves Park
Oct 21 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Nov
4
Sat
National XC Relays Berry Hill Park @ Berry Hill Park
Nov 4 @ 11:00 pm – 11:15 pm
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
South East Lancs XC League 1/4 @ Heaton Park
Nov 18 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
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

Nov
25
Sat
Liverpool Cross Challenge (Incorporating the European Cross Country Championship Trials) @ Sefton Park
Nov 25 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm

All information about the Cross Challenge 2017 – 2018

http://www.uka.org.uk/competitions/the-british-athletics-cross-challenge/

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

Dec
16
Sat
South East Lancs XC League 2/4 @ Tandle Hill
Dec 16 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Jan
6
Sat
Greater Manchester Cross Country Championships 2018 – Heaton Park @ Heaton Park
Jan 6 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

U13 Girls 11 years and under 13 Distance approx 3000m at 11.15

U15 Girls 13 years and under 15 Distance approx 4000m at 11.45

U17 Women 15 years and under 17 Distance approx 5000m at 12.45

U20 Women 17 years and under 20 Distance approx 5000m at 12.45

Senior Women Over 20 years Distance approx 7000m at 1.15

U13 Boys 11 years and under 13 Distance approx 3000m at 11.00

U15 Boys 13 years and under 15 Distance approx 4000m at 11.30

U17 Men 15 years and under 17 Distance approx 5000m at 12.10

U20 Men 17 years and under 20 Distance approx 7000m at 1.20

Senior Men Over 20 years Distance approx 10000m at 2.00

AGE GROUPS Ages will be calculated at 31 August / 01 September 2017, except the U20 age group which will be calculated at 31 December 2018. U13 athletes must be 11 years old on the date of competition.

QUALIFICATION Competitors must have been born in, or have nine months continuous bonafida residence in Greater Manchester (as defined on 01 April 1974), immediately prior to the date of the Championships.

ENTRIES All entries will be on-line at www.race-results.co.uk ENTRY FEE £6.00 per athlete

ENTRIES CLOSE Entries close midnight on Thursday 28 December 2017