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Information for New Members

How old do I need to be to join?

The minimum age for membership is 8. All children under 11 must be accompanied by an adult on training evenings in the winter months.


Applying for membership

To enable the Club to remain within the England Athletics Clubmark approved scheme it is a requirement that each applicant completes a separate form. It must be counter signed by a parent or guardian for any one under 18. Family membership is available and a reduced rate is applicable.(see form)


Please download the Membership Form (word document) and ensure that the form is filled in correctly and clearly. The completed form should be returned to the membership secretary along with the appropriate fee as stated on the form.

Any problems please bring the form to the club and ask a club official for help.


Subscription rates

12 Months
from 1st Jan 2011
Students, U/17

(2 adults, 2 or more children).


From NOVEMBER 2011 new members are paid up until the 1st Jan 2013.

Anyone joining from September 2011 will receive a voucher towards renewal in January.

Any queries please contact the membership secretary.


PLEASE NOTE these rates include a one-off £10 joining fee.


Membership renewal

Membership is renewed annually on 1st January. Renewal notices are sent to members. New members may join at any time. Members are NOT eligible to compete in club races until they have paid their subscriptions. They must be on the clubs registration list to compete in championship and league events.


Medical conditions

If a new member has a medical condition that is relevant to athletics i.e. uses an inhaler it is important that a coach is aware. All information is treated in confidence. Please note that we are an Athletics club and all members are encouraged to participate in competition.


Moving from another club

If you are joining us from another club you will need to go through the correct procedures with England Athletics, details of which can be found on their website, please follow this link


Coming along for the first time

You are welcome to come along and try out the club before joining. Could potential new members, when making their first visit to the club, please arrive before 6.45pm in order that they can be signed in and allocated to a suitable group. All other non members making their 2nd or 3rd run before becoming members should arrive before 6.55pm in order to sign in. You must become a member if you wish to continue running with the club after 3 trial runs. NOTE from September new members will receive discount vouchers towards renewal in January.




Race Calendar

calendarClub, Championship and other important races now listed on the race calendar.



About Us

With a membership of over 600, Holmfirth Harriers is one of the largest athletics clubs in Yorkshire. Join us on club nights Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 7:00 pm. All standards welcome!! Read more>>


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Training Groups

We have a range of training groups covering all abilities. More about training groups here>


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