Nuneaton Harriers Athletic Club was founded in 1906 and has produced several notable athletes. Nuneaton Harriers is affiliated to; UK Athletics, England Athletics, Midland Counties Athletic Association, Warwickshire County Athletic Association and Leicestershire and Rutland Athletic Association. The Club exists to provide local athletes with companionship and the opportunity to take part in competitions including track and field, road running, cross-county, race walking and other athletic events.
We are a multi-functional club affiliated to UK Athletics. We cater for people of all abilities and ages, generally from 7 years upwards, who wish to develop their athletic abilities. We make available training and competition in all athletic activities under the jurisdiction of UK Athletics. We aim to encourage our members to develop their skills in other areas associated with athletics, such as; officiating, administration and coaching or any other activity that may enhance the Club, County, Region and National governing body.
We encourage the provision of a programme of social activities for our members.
We aim to make available such resources as may be required to facilitate the above, making use of facilities outside our locale where necessary.
The club has obtained the Sport England ClubMark accreditation.
The club is affiliated to all major athletic organisations enabling club members to compete in a wide variety of competitions covering track and field, road running, cross country and race walking.
We have teams in the following:
Track & Field: Midland Combined Track and Field League
Heart of England League
Youth Development (Young Athletes) League
Midland Masters League
Cross-Country: Birmingham Men’s League
Midland Women’s League
West Midlands Young Athletes League
Road Running: Leicestershire Winter League
Leicestershire Summer League
Midland 6-stage and 12-stage relays
Midland Young athletes relays
National Young athletes relays
Race Walking: Midland Winter League
In addition teams are entered in County, Area and National championships.
Details of these and all of the local road races can be found in the club house.