WELCOME TO HORSFORTH HARRIERS

We are widely regarded in the running community as one of the friendliest clubs in North West Leeds. We welcome all abilities – from new runners through to experienced competitors. We have a membership of over 300 runners, comprising of men and women aged from 18 – 80. Runners joining us will benefit from the vast knowledge and experience of our members. Whether your ambition is to run competitively or just to improve your fitness and meet new friends, Horsforth Harriers is the club for you!

Off-Road Running for Beginners

On a typical off-road run you might find yourself crossing fields, climbing over stiles, leaping over tree roots, scrambling up steep hills and negotiating uneven paths through the woods. This is different to the type of running we do over the winter months and can sometimes be daunting to beginners. Here are a few things to bear in mind that might help with off-road training sessions.