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Want to join Heaton Harriers? 

Joining a running club can at first be a daunting thought! Being part of a running club can be an exhilarating and rewarding experience and a fantastic social avenue. Here at Heaton Harriers we make it our mission to be as welcoming, inclusive and open as we possibly can be to runners of all abilities. Our aim is to not only improve our running and fitness but to enjoy what we do, to support each other in our endeavors and maintain a friendly and helpful atmosphere .

Heaton Harriers meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Blue Flames club in Benton. The session starts at 7pm prompt.

Blue Flames
Whitley Park
Whitley Rd
Benton
NE12 9SF

How fit to I have to be to come and train with Heaton Harriers?

We generally say you should be able to run 5 miles before you can come and train with us. It does not matter how fast or slow you can run those 5 miles, but we will generally cover that distance in an average training session. Interested in out sessions? why not take a look at the training schedules to familiarise yourself!

How much is it?

All new members are entitled to two free sessions before we ask them to become members. Annual membership is currently £32 and includes a free club vest, that is the only cost incurred. Our club is run by our members for our members.

To join Heaton Harriers please download and complete the membership form.

I am currently a member of another club and have recently moved to the area – can I come and train with you?

Yes we have a number of members who have joined us from other clubs after moving to the area

Do you have a junior section?

Yes, please see our juniors page

If you are interested in joining us please email newmembers@heatonharriers.org.uk. We advise new members that they need to be able to run at least 5 miles at any speed before they can take part in a training session. Details of our pace groups can be found here

Got a quick question about Heaton Harriers? Why not post it on our facebook page and one of our members will respond promptly or if your a tweeter give us a tweet