Halifax Hariers
Halifax Harriers Athletics Club - Est. 1888

Harriers Race Challenge


The challenge for 2017/18 will comprise of twelve road races 5k to ½ marathon.

There will be 5 divisions. When runners complete their first race they will be allocated a division based on their best 10k time in the last 12 months.


The divisions will be:

division time
A Sub 40:00 minutes
B 40:00 to 44:59
C 45:00 to 49:59
D 50:00 to 54:59
E 55:00 and over
  • Runners best 6 results from the series of races will count for their final score.
  • Runners may do as many or as few races as they wish.
  • Points in each division will be 1st = 20, 2nd = 19, 3rd = 18, etc.
  • Trophies will be awarded to the 1st 3 runners in each division
  • Runners must do a minimum of 4 races to receive an award

The Races for 2017/18

Date Day Race Description
March 12th Sunday

Sweatshop 10 mile


Coach to the race

May 10th


Wednesday Esholt 5k Always a popular race
June 3rd Saturday Halifax Park Run 5k
July 16th Sunday Windmill Half Marathon

AWAY DAY RUN. We have a

coach to race and go for a pub

meal after the race

August 3rd


Thursday Todmorden Park 5k 5 laps of the park, chip timed

September 10th

Sunday Vale of York Half Marathon

AWAY DAY RUN. We have a

coach to race and go for a pub

meal after the race

October 1st Sunday Littleborough 10k

November 5th

Sunday Leeds Abbey Dash Mass participation race, always popular
November 19th Sunday Preston 10 mile 2 laps, coach to the race
December 3rd Sunday Myerscough (was Guys) 10 mile Coach to the race

January 21st 

2018 - DTBC

Sunday Inskip Half Marahon Coach to the race

February 4th


Sunday Dewsbury 10k Out and back course.
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