Welcome to our club

Welcome to Salford Harriers and Athletics Club. We are a friendly, supportive and dynamic bunch of runners based in North Manchester.

Competitively, we field a large number of teams in all major regional and national championship road and cross-country events (senior and veteran), where we regularly gain victories and medals whilst also giving runners of all standards the opportunity to take part and develop. We have a particularly keen interest in recruiting young people so as to continue our high standards and maintain our good name in athletics circuits.

Current medals include 
  • 5x Gold, 5x Silver and 3x Bronze at the GMAA County Track Championships (Macclesfield 14/15.05.16)
  • Women's V35 'Gold' at the BMAF Road Relay (Sutton Park 14.05.16)
  • Men's 'Gold' at the 12 Stage Road Relay (Sunderland, 02.04.16) 
  • Men's 'Gold' and Under 13 Girls 'Bronze' at the Northern XC Championship (Blackburn, 30.01.16)
  • Men's Team 'Gold' at the Lancashire County XC Championship (Blackburn, 09.01.16)
  • Men's Team & Under 13 Boys 'Gold' and Under 13 Girls 'Silver' at the Greater Manchester County XC Championship (Bolton, 09.01.16)
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Latest News

Latest News

By Paul Stephens 28 May, 2016
Well done to Max McNeill who won the EMF 10km today (28th) in a time of 32:07
By Paul Stephens 16 May, 2016
Well done to our junior seniors runners  who took part in the Greater Manchester Area Athletics County Championships this weekend (14th & 15th) in Macclesfield. They came away with 13 medals in total across all age categories. The medal tally included 5 Golds, 5 Silvers and 3 Bronze.

Full results can be found under the 'Latest Results' Section
By Paul Stephens 14 May, 2016
Our ladies Vet 35 team increased our senior gold medal count to 5 for 2016 at the BMAF Road Relays today (12th). The team of Tess Robinson, Hayley Kuter, Bev Jenkins and Julie Cook finished 2 seconds ahead of Telford in a time of 1:14. 

All of our Men's teams had solid runs with the 'A' over 35 team finishing highest in 7th place. 

From the athletics weekly website

'The women’s W35 race was one of the most exciting in history with just 14 seconds covering the top four teams after four legs.   Bev Simons moved from third to first in the closing stages to give Salford victory over Telford and Belgrave, with Heanor a close fourth'

By Paul Stephens 01 May, 2016
Well done to Gary Priestley who came 15th at the snowy 3 Peaks Race on Saturday (30th) in a time of 3:12. 
By Paul Stephens 26 Apr, 2016
Well done to all our runners who took part in the London Marathon on Sunday. At the front was Stuart Robinson who ran 2:21:55 and now tops the yearly club rankings. There was also strong runs from Grant Johnson, Steve Pennington, Stephen Jones and Roe Bowness. 
By Paul Stephens 10 Apr, 2016
In the near perfect conditions, Nathan Kilcourse (3rd) was the first Salford across the line at the Manchester Marathon today, coming in with a solid time of 2:25:09.  

Other strong performances from came from Josh (8th) and Billy (99th). Anneka was our first lady home in 3:41:34.

Photos can be found in our gallery and full results in here
By Paul Stephens 03 Apr, 2016
Coming just two months after winning Gold at the Northern XC, our Men's A team ran away from Leeds and Morpeth to win the 12 Stage Relay by 57 seconds in Sunderland. It was our first Gold at the Relays since 1998. The lead changed during the early part of the race until Max took control on leg 8 and after that we led until the finish.

Our women's team came a strong 6th and our men's 'B' team came 22nd which meant all three teams qualified for the National Road Relays in Sutton Park on 16th April.

Full Results can be found here  - Men's / Women's

Team (L to R back row) Tom, Gary, Simon, Carl, Josh, Stuart, Bruno (L to R front row) Will, Nathan, Joe, Max and Glyn.

By Paul Stephens 18 Mar, 2016
Congratulations to Stuart Robinson who has been selected to represent England at the World Half Marathon Championships in Cardiff on 26 March 2016.
By Paul Stephens 19 Feb, 2016
Joe Bailey led from start to finish to set a new PB of 68:24 at the Village Bakery  Half Marathon on sunday (14th). There was also strong runs from Nathan Kilcourse (69:52), Billy McCartney (77:06) and John Lloyd (78:50).

By Paul Stephens 06 Feb, 2016
Well done to Amie who won individual bronze at the North Wales XC Championships on January 30th at Rhug Estate, Corwen  
By Paul Stephens 30 Jan, 2016
Our men's team ran away with the gold medal at today's Northern Cross Country at Witton Park with 5 runners inside the top 25 places.
Also in the medals were our under 13 girls team who won bronze.

Tess Robinson was the top female in 12th place.

Roy Profitt has kindly produced some statistics of the clubs performance at the Northern XC Championships. You can read it here - Stats

Well done to all runners.
By Paul Stephens 30 Jan, 2016
Well done to Arthur Walsham, who at the age of 85, completed his 100th parkrun at Stretford this morning in a new course PB.
By Paul Stephens 29 Jan, 2016
Both men's teams ran away with gold medals at the recent county cross country championships.

Come and train with us

Our senior runners train on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays
My Example W/C 23rd May. Tuesday Track Session @ Sport City 1830, Thursday Run @ FC United 1900, Saturday Session @ Heaton Park 0930
Our junior runners train on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays 
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