Nuneaton Harriers Athletic Club

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Welcome to Nuneaton Harriers online  www.nuneatonharriers.org.uk

Come and join a local and welcoming athletics club

Nuneaton Harriers Athletic Club is based at the Pingles Stadium in Nuneaton where we have an 8-lane 400m floodlit all-weather running track and clubhouse.

 

We welcome athletes of all standards, from fun runners through to international level competitors and have active athletes from age 7 to over 70. There is a large and vibrant young athletes section.

 

We provide training and qualified coaching with opportunities to compete in local, regional and national level competitions. We compete in track and field athletics, road running, race walking and cross country races. There are teams dedicated to young athletes, junior, senior and masters (age over 35 years) athletes.

 

New members are always welcome. Contact us or come to The Pingles clubhouse (Pingles Stadium, Avenue Road, Nuneaton. CV11 4LX) at 6:30pm on one of the club training nights for an assessment and induction. The young athletes (generally under 16 years old) train on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6:30pm whilst older and more experienced members meet at 7:30pm. Note - all athletes under 16 years old must be accompanied by a parent or guardian for the induction session.

 

If you are over 16 years old, new to running and would like to join a beginners group please try the Saturday morning session at 10am.

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We meet for training at the Pingles Stadium

 

Sessions for club members are on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at;

 

        6.30pm - 7.30 pm  development (min. 7 years old)

         7.30pm - 8.30pm   performance  

 

Club session fees

£3 per session for club members,  £4 for non members.

Note - You may need to show your membership card at the kiosk to get the member's rate

 

There are also open sessions for adults on;

 Wednesday  9:30am - 10:30am, and

 Saturdays  10:00am to 11:00am

 

All abilities are welcome to these open sessions which will suit complete beginners through to experienced racers - no membership is required for the Weds/Sat sessions - sign in and pay the session fee of £2 in the clubhouse.

 

 

Coaching methods

Generally under 13s are coached in several groups and they experience a wide variety of athletic events over the year. After 7.30pm the coaching is more specialised but all athletes can try out different events. All the coaches are qualified though UKA.

 

Race walking covers all age groups - the walking sessions usually begin at 6.30pm.

NOTICES and LATEST NEWS

 

Latest club newsletter and results (edition 28) available here

All previous newsletters are available on the archive page

 

Annual Athletics Awards Night - Friday 17th November 7:30pm in the Clubhouse

Fixtures coming up soon :-

 

November

Sun 5th    Centurion 5 Grand Prix Series Race 1 - Solihull

Sat 11th   Birmingham League Men’s Cross-Country - Gloucester

Sat 11h    Midland Women’s Cross-Country League - Coundon Park

Sun 12th  Derby 10 mile - Derby

Sat 18th   Midland 5 & 7 mile cross country champs - Nottingham

Sun 19th  West Mids Young Athletes Cross-Country - Warley Woods

Sun 26th  Coombe 8 (Sphinx) - Coombe Abbey Park

 

December

Sat 2nd    Birmingham League Men’s Cross-Country - Gloucester

Sat 2nd   Midland Women’s Cross-Country League - Stratford

Sun 3rd   Centurion 5 Grand Prix Series Race 2 - Solihull

Sun 10th  Keyworth turkey trot ½ marathon - Keyworth

Sun 10th  Telford 10k - Telford

Sun 10th   West Mids Young Athletes Cross-Country - Perry Barr

Tues 26th  Boxing Day relays (all ages welcome) - Pingles

Sun 31st    Huncote Hash

 

January

Sat 6th    County championships - Leics @ Rotherby, Warks @ Smethick

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