Want to help our existing and fantastic team of very friendly volunteer officials and coaches?

The club is always looking for new volunteers to help our existing and fantastic team of very friendly volunteer officials and coaches. As luck would have it there is a UK Athletics Level 1 Field Judge Qualification and Leading Athletics Coaching Certificate being held at Swansea University Indoor Athletics Track, Sketty Lane over consecutive days at the end of January, more detail below;

Results Round Up From Cardiff & Eton

Sunday 5th January at Cardiff was the Welsh Athletics U13, U15 & U17 Open meeting incorporating the West Wales 800m & 1500m Championships. It was fantastic to see such a large turnout from the club. Very well done to all those who took part, gaining invaluable competition experience. There were lots of great performances and lots of athletes making their club debut too. Highlights included our overall top performer in each age group and event as follows:

Funded Athletes & Results Round Up From Merthyr Mawr, Swansea, Pontardawe, Glynneath, Cardiff, Mountain Ash, Kenfig & Elsewhere

There are lots of results to catch up on from the Christmas and New Year holidays:
Sunday 8th December was the extremely challenging and sandy Merthyr Mawr Christmas Pudding Multi Terrain race. Our first three men and women home were:

New Year Resolution

Every Swansea Harriers New Years resolution will be "to keep a close eye on the annual fixtures page, not to miss any more competition closing dates in 2020, so I don't get reprimanded by my coach again!" Ensure that you don't break that resolution in the first few days of 2020 by entering the three championships below now please!

Satellite Clubs For School Year 4 & Below

Athletes must be in school year 5 and above to join Swansea Harriers. However there are three satellite clubs linked to Swansea Harriers with partner organizations, that children can attend before progressing to the club. These sessions provide a grounding in all fundamental running, jumping and throwing activities, making the transition to Swansea Harriers much smoother:
Re commencing this Winter term:

Don't miss the closing date for the West Wales Indoor Athletics Championships!

The West Wales Indoor Athletics Championships for the U11 to Senior age groups are being held at home in Swansea over the weekend of Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th January 2020. There is a closing date of 12pm Wednesday 1st January, late entries are not accepted under any circumstances. This is a great grass roots event with athletes of all abilities taking part, lots of friendly judges and great for those juniors to get their first experience of a "proper" competition too.

Notice of Annual General Meeting

Swansea Harriers Annual General Meeting 2020
The Clubs Annual General Meeting (AGM) will take place at the Club Cafe, Ashleigh Road on Thursday 23rd January 2020 at 8pm.


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