Halifax Hariers
Halifax Harriers Athletics Club - Est. 1888

Harriers Race Challenge


The challenge for 2018/19 will comprise of thirteen  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, OR how they finish in relation to other runners on their  first race in the challenge.


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 2018/19

Date Race Description / Comments
April 29th Sunday  (re-arranged from 18th March) Bradford 10k Flat
May 6th Sunday   North Lincolnshire Half Marathon

Flat - AWAY DAY RUN. We have a coach to this race and we go for a pub meal after the race

June 2nd Saturday Brighouse Park Run 5k 3-lap flat easy trail route.
July 12th Thursday 7.30pm Huddersfield 5k Greenhead Park Flat
July 22nd Sunday 7:15pm Brighouse 10k Flat and fast
August 19th Sunday 11am Riverside Half Marathon Lancaster  Flat/undulating. Coach to race
Sept 9th Sunday 9:30am Vale of York Half Marathon. (Sherburn in Elmet) EARLY ENTRY ESSENTIAL AWAY DAY RUN. We have a coach to this race and we go for a pub meal after the race
Sept 30th  Sunday 10am Littleborough 10k Flat/undulating
Nov 4th Sunday 9.30am DTBC Leeds Abbey Dash 10k Mass participation race, always popular.
Nov 18th Sunday 10am DTBC Preston 10m 2 laps - Coach to race
Dec 30th Sunday 10am Clitheroe 10k EARLY ENTRY ESSENTIAL Mildly undulating, big field
Jan 20th 2019 Sunday DTBC Inskip Half Marathon EARLY ENTRY ESSENTIAL Coach to race
Feb 3th 2019   Sunday DTBC Dewsbury 10k  Out and back course. Slight uphill out and then back down
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