• 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

 

 

The 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

Nov
24
Sat
Mid Lancs XC League, Liverpool @ Sefton Park Liverpool
Nov 24 all-day

Entries are now closed for this event.

Travel Directions

By road From end of M62, turn left onto A5058 (Queens Drive). After approximately ½ mile, go straight over ‘Fiveways’ roundabout continuing on A5058. Continue over next roundabout and through traffic signals. After approximately ¾ mile, A5058 enters Sefton Park and onto its perimeter drive. Continue round the perimeter drive to Croxteth Drive / Aigburth Drive and War Memorial. Set Satellite Navigation to L17 3AA

VEHICLE PARKING IS ON THE CARRIAGEWAY OF SEFTON PARK’S PERIMETER DRIVE. AS THIS IS A DENSELY POPULATED RESIDENTIAL AREA WE WOULD ASK THAT YOU RESPECT RESIDENTS’ ACCESS AND REFRAIN FROM BLOCKING DRIVEWAYS OR ACCES INTO RESIDENTS’ AND ALL OTHER PREMISES IN THE AREA.

 

Dec
1
Sat
Northern Athletics Indoor Open Meeting @ EIS Sheffield
Dec 1 all-day
Red Rose XC League Match 4 Todmorden @ Todmorden
Dec 1 @ 12:15 pm – 2:15 pm

ONLINE ENTRIES ONLY @ http://www.race-results.co.uk/results/2018/

Start times: 12.15 for every fixture.

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

http://redrosecrosscountry.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/Red-Rose-Cross-Country-League-Centre-Vale-Park-Todmorden-Course-Map.docx

Dec
2
Sun
Winter Indoor Series – Sportcity @ Sportcity
Dec 2 all-day
Dec
8
Sat
Greater Manchester XC Championships @ Boggart Hole Clough
Dec 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

This is a team entry, please see your Coach for details. Closing date 22nd November 2018.

Dec
9
Sun
Sports Hall Athletics 2018 @ Sports City
Dec 9 @ 11:30 am – 5:00 pm

Sports Hall Athletics 2018 at Sports City

This indoor competition is held at Sports City in Manchester for U11, U13 and U15 age group. It’s a League that runs over three meetings held on 23rd September, 18th November and 9th December. It’s £9.00 per athlete to enter (this covers all 3 matches).

Then on 27th January there is a County Championship medal meeting. Participation would be greatly appreciated. If you would like your child to enter please see their coach or put their name down at reception.

If you would like more information about the competition pleas see Andy or Wendy.

Thank you for your support.

***Closing Date 7th September***

12.00 Noon start so please make sure you arrive early enough to collect your numbers and registration.

EVENTS:

  • Relays (REL)
  • 1,2,3,4,5,6 – Lap turn board races
  • Standing Long Jump (SLJ)
  • Standing Triple Jump (STrJ)
  • Soft Javelin Throw (JT)
  • Vertical Jump (VJ)
  • Shot Put (SP)
  • Speed Bounces (SB)

NOTE:

  1. Ages at midnight 31st August/1 September 2018 (+ 9 years of age on the day)
  2. Competitors may not run both 4 and 6 lap races.
  3. Maximum of 3 individual events (excluding relay).
  4. No substitutes allowed.
  5. Club Colours must be worn during competition.

NOTE:

  1. Ages at midnight 31st August/1 September 2018 (+ 9 years of age on the day)
  2. Competitors may not run both 4 and 6 lap races.
  3. Maximum of 3 individual events (excluding relay).
  4. No substitutes allowed.
  5. Club Colours must be worn during competition.
Dec
15
Sat
South East Lancs XC League @ Tandle Hill
Dec 15 all-day

Entries on the day.

http://selcc.co.uk/index.html

AGE GROUP TIME DISTANCE

Under 11’s 12.30pm @2K

Under 13’s 12.45pm @3K

Under 15’s 1.00pm @4.5K

Under 17’s 1.20pm @6K

Senior Ladies 1.40pm @8K

Senior Men 2.20pm @10K

Dec
16
Sun
Winter Indoor Series – Sportcity @ Sportcity
Dec 16 all-day
Jan
5
Sat
England Athletics Combined Events indoor Championships Snr/U20 @ EIS Sheffield
Jan 5 – Jan 6 all-day