Bolton United Harriers & Athletics Club is the town’s oldest running club and have been ‘Running, jumping and throwing since 1908’.

All ages and abilities are welcome to join us and become part of the harriers family. Whether you are looking to get fit or want to be competitive at your chosen level, there is a group for everyone with UKA qualified coaches.

We are based at Leverhulme Park Athletics Track (BL2 6EB) off Long Lane which offers great indoor and outdoor training facilities.

Training nights are Tuesday and Thursday come rain or shine with extra sessions on the weekends. Start and finish times depend on the group you’ll be training with so either email membership@boltonunitedharriers.co.uk or call 07396316930 for more information and we’ll introduce you to the most appropriate group.

Thanks for visiting the site, see you down at the track soon!

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  • Coronavirus

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  • YDL 2020

    Please see the YDL dates and registration form just posted, all the team managers will be giving out forms over the next couple of weeks, but please feel free to download & complete, email, text etc any athletes details who are interested in competing, it’s going to be a great read more

  • It’s a doddle for harriers kids

    Sunday 8th March saw the action move to Abbey Village for the kids Daffodil Doddle followed by the adults in the Roddlesworth Roller. It was a fine day though still tricky underfoot on a really tough course. It was a clean sweep for Bolton United Harriers young athletes as Jason read more