Welcome to Hambleton Athletics and Running Club. This website helps connect you, your running buddies, your coach, your programme participation and your training.

We’re all about enjoying our sports – and for most us our love of them comes from the people we do them with. That’s why our community is so important to us.

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Take a look at what’s happening in our activities page, where you will find information about our public programmes and events, and – for members – details of the member sessions and activities too. If you want to find out more about membership, visit our membership page.

If you want to find out more about what we are doing in terms of our running, jumping and throwing activities for under 12s, 12 to 18 year olds, and over 18s, please email us at coaching@harc.uk – we would love to hear from you.

NYSD Cross Country – Relays in South Park Darlington

NYSD Cross Country – Relays in South Park Darlington

Last Sunday saw the grand finale of the North Yorkshire and South Durham Cross Country League, and HARC fielded both a men’s and women’s team for the Road Race Relays. Following the Parkrun route at Darlington’s South Park, each runner…

Askquith Trophy

Askquith Trophy

It will come as no surprise to our members that our illustrious Head Coach, Chris Lees, has been honoured for his volunteering again! In addition to the Queen’s Award for Volunteering Service awarded to Dementia Forward, and England Athletics’ recognition…

Lakeland Trails Helvellyn and Ullswater 10k Races

Three Hambleton Athletics and Running Club members travelled to the beautiful Lake District last weekend to take part in races organised by Lakeland Trails. Chris Lees and Gemma Wardle tackled the Helvellyn 10k route which, as you’d expect, included a partial (but very steep!) ascent…

HARC Takeover at Northallerton Parkrun 

HARC Takeover at Northallerton Parkrun 

Members of Hambleton Athletics and Running Club (HARC) led a volunteers’ takeover of Northallerton Parkrun on Saturday 23rd October, with all involved refusing to be put off by the cold and dull weather. Scores of runners turned out for the free 5km event held every week at the Hambleton…

Middlesbrough 10k – Sunday 7th November 2021

Middlesbrough 10k – Sunday 7th November 2021

Hambleton Athletics and Running Club (HARC) member Phill Howard took on the challenge of the mighty Middlesbrough 10k. Starting and finishing in the town centre, the course took him past local landmarks including Albert Park, the Dorman Museum, Teesside University, the Riverside Stadium and the Transporter Bridge. Phill absolutely smashed this…