Rochdale Harriers and A.C.


Juniors Sporthall Success!

clock28th January 2018

16 Rochdale Harriers Juniors competed at the Greater Manchester Sportshall Championships at Sports City, winning 11 medals, including 2 gold. Adam Fern won the U13 boys 6 lap race, was 2nd in the vertical jump and 3rd in the standing triple jump. Dervla Moore won the U15 girls standing long jump, was 2nd in the […]   Keep reading »

Disability Athletics

clock26th January 2018

Training for athletes with disabilities Since about 2007, the experienced coaches at Rochdale Harriers & A.C. have provided specific training for disabled athletes. We run regular sessions on Thursdays, 6.00pm at Kingsway School Running Track, Kingsway Park Sports Centre and Athletics Arena on Turf Hill Road, Rochdale, OL16 4XA. This is opposite the Gordon Riggs Garden Centre. […]   Keep reading »

Rochdale Harriers Juniors

clock26th January 2018

We have two groups for Junior training at Rochdale Harriers and we train in all aspects of athletics: Running (sprints & long distance), jumping and throwing. We aim to help all athletes achieve their own potential. For aged 9 and above we train on Tuesday and Thursday nights 7.00 – 8.00pm at Kingsway School Running Track, Kingsway Park […]   Keep reading »

NEW – Beginners’ Running Course – 5th February 2018

clock24th January 2018

The next (16th) Complete Beginners’ Running Course Starts on 5th February 2018 (£2.50 per session). There are a limited number of places available on this 10 week course. Led by qualified and award winning, Run Leader Amanda Thirsk. To register for this programme please contact Amanda at amanda.thirsk@btinternet.com Start Time: 6:45pm. Finish Time: Approximately 8pm. […]   Keep reading »

Rochdale 10k

clock22nd January 2018

Rochdale 10K Tuesday 3rd July, 2018, 7:15 pm Full 2018 Results & Pictures here  2nd and 3rd lady and first three men, 2017 Results 2017 Registration: Springfield Park, Bolton Road, Rochdale (near Tesco) (Location map) Pre-entry by 22nd June: UK Affiliated £6, Unattached £8 Entry after 27th June: £2 more than pre-entry. 2018 Entry Here Tuesday 4th July, […]   Keep reading »

Rochdale Harriers Road Race Championship

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Rochdale Harriers & A.C. (“RHAC”) ROAD RACE and FELL CHAMPIONSHIP RULES 1. Race Selection 1.1 The races and format (e.g. best 4 races count from 7) for each Championship shall be decided by the Committee at an OGM and published on the RHAC website in the early part of each calendar year. 2. ELIGIBILITY 2.1 […]   Keep reading »

Williams BMW Rochdale Half Marathon, 10k & Fun Run

clock21st January 2018

The 2018 edition of the Williams BMW Rochdale Half Marathon, 10k and Fun Run in on Sunday 7th October 2018, following the success of the 2017 edition. The races are a partnership between Rochdale Harriers, Rochdale Council, Rochdale Triathlon Club and Middleton Harriers. This years Race Director is Rochdale Harriers Men’s Captain Nick Barton. The […]   Keep reading »

XC & Fell Championships

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Rochdale Harriers & AC compete in a wide range of championships and leagues across cross country and fell. Both team and individual events: South East Lancs Cross Country Rochdale Harriers & AC are founding members of the South East Lancs Cross Country League (SELCC), which began in 1913. Details of the races can be found […]   Keep reading »

Day 3 Rochdale Harriers Three Day Event

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Knowl Hill Fell Race (Day 3 of Rochdale Harriers 3 Day Event) Download Postal Entry Form here   Knowl Hill, no relation to Noele Gordon (Crossroads).  6 Miles, 1300′ of Climbs   Advertised Statistics Measured Statistics Distance 6 Miles 6 Miles Total Climbs 1300′ 1300′    .mmo electronic trace .gpx file A cracking course, with […]   Keep reading »

Day 2 Rochdale Harriers Three Day Event

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Naden Valley Multi-terrain Race (Day 2 of Rochdale Harriers 3 Day Event)   Download Postal Entry Form here         Advertised Statistics Measured Statistics Distance 6 Miles 5.7 miles Total Climbs Not Advertised c.a. 1000′   This is a really tough 3-lap undulating course through Naden Valley conservation area.  The race starts next to […]   Keep reading »