Juniors Cross-Country

XC (14)Many of our junior athletes enjoy competing in schools XC events and we provide them with opportunity to represent Harriers and compete in a range of competitive local, regional and national events including team relays and individual championships.We compete in the West Yorkshire XC League and the Leeds-based PECO XC League, along with other regional and national championships.


2015-16 West Yorkshire XC League:

XC (16) Race 1: Sun 2nd Oct at Thornes Park, Wakefield
Race 2: Sun 30th Oct at Nunroyd Park, Yeadon
Race 3: Sun 20th Nov at Spenborough
Race 4: Sun 4th Dec at Keighley

Junior races start between 11:45am and 1:00pm. Further details on West Yorkshire Athletics website

The cost of entry for the race series is £6 for juniors. To enter please email


2016-17 PECO XC League:

This informal league is ideal for all to take part in. Junior races are 1 mile for school years 4-6 (10.00am start) and 2 miles for school years 7-11 (10:20 start). Further details on PECO XC website.

Harrogate at Relays

Race 1: Sun 27th Nov at Temple Newsam
Race 2: Sun 18th Dec at Middleton Park
Race 3: Sun 22nd Jan at West Park
Race 4: Sun 19th Feb at Barnbow Sports Club
Race 5: Sun 5th Mar at Roundhay Park
Relays: Sun 12th Mar at TBC

Registration is from 9:15 on the day and the entry fee is usually £1 for juniors

If you are interested to take part please email to be sent more details nearer to the race dates.

Here are some photos of our prize winners from the 2014-15 season:

Jessica Thompson  Joseph Harris Amy Proctor