Stafford Harriers: the friendliest running club in the area!

Welcome to everyone - members and interested visitors alike !

If you want to learn some basic information about the Club and perhaps join us for a training run, click on the NEWCOMERS link in the sidebar to the left.



 See here for details


The next group will start 23rd March 2015.



If you are 8yrs to 16 yrs old, see the Our Young Athletes page.


 WEEK AHEAD (2nd - 8th March) 


Below are a list of offical club runs. 


Monday 2nd 6:00pm


Juniors & Improvers Rowley Park.



Tuesday 3rd 6.15pm


Club run Surprise Surprise


Wednesday 4th 6pm


Rowley Park, Craig's Session and Juniors


Thursday 5th 6.15pm


Club run Route Four (Common Road/Stone Road)


Friday 6th 6pm


Improvers Group from the Cricket Club.



Sunday 8th


Local Runs.


Stafford 20 RACE FULL


Club Runs


Castlefields  9am

Marquis Drive 9am.




Please note for all Winter club road runs everyone MUST have high Viz tops.



Wincle Trout


Yet another of our Harriers Challenge races is getting full. We have been informed that there are very few places left in this popular race so get your entries in soon to avoid disappointment.



UPDATE 2/3/15 Only 40 places left.


Spring Treble


Yet another three of our Harriers Challenge races are getting full. 


Stafford Half


We have been told of a Harrier that can't make the race. Anyone wanting it please send an email to info@staffordharriers and we will put you in touch.




Annual Dinner and Presentations


On Friday evening the Harriers Annual Dinner and Presentation evening took place at the White Eagle Club. Many of you voted online for our Runners of the Year, in fact we had a record number of votes cast this year.


Your winners were


Lady Runner of the Year.  Michelle Rushton-Fox

Male Runner of the Year   Phil Hilsdon

Veteran Runner of the Year  Val Stuart


Other awards by the committee were


Most Improved runner of the year.

Joint winnners Liz Stanyer and Rachel Davis

Male Newcomer of the year

Michael Dobson

Female Newcomer of the Year 

Justine Hall

Team Managers Award

Liz Stanyer

Club Person of the Year

Tracey Jones

Champagne Moment

Val Stuart


The awards were presented by Esther Batho.


National Cross Country Championships




Just to finish off on the Nationals and you have all heard the war stories from those that were there about the mud. Well here is the photo gallery from the English Cross Country Association's website. It does show some damp conditions.


Stafford Harrier events



On line entries for two of the Harriers own events are now open.



Shughborough Relays


Wednesday night 17th June

New Course.

Full details on our web site page. Press here


Staffs Knot


Wednesday night 29th July

Chip timing for the 5 Mile race. Remember the Fun Run for the family.

Full details on our web site page. Press here



Also a  reminder:-


Kates Race 11th October and Aviemore Half and 10K 9th to 12th October. 

Additional information on the Harrier International page. Press here


Stafford Harriers Hoodies


The hoodie is black with yellow tie string and hood lining. The logo will be stitched in gold.

Sizes available

XS - 34"

S - 36"

M - 40"

L - 44"

XL - 48"


Allow for a bit if shrinkage when making a decision on size.

Cost will be about £21 each.


These are ordered from our supplier as requested.

Please contact Craig or email






Harriers for Headway - ASDA


Harriers for Headway has been put on the 'Chosen by You' board in ‘Asda Living’. When you purchase anything ask for the green tokens and put them in the box at front of store marked Headway. If we get the most tokens Asda living will donate £200 to the Headway Charity.

Every little helps!!


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