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World class facilities and qualified coaches

Do you want to improve your performance? Do you want to train at a world class athletics facility with qualified coaches? Join the Birchfield Harriers Academy.

Junior Athlete

The Academy is the introduction to Birchfield Harriers for young athletes aged 9 – 16 and a stepping-stone to training on our club nights on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Our Academy is run by qualified coaches and gives young people the opportunity to train at world class facilities here at Alexander Stadium, the venue for the Commonwealth Games 2022.

We are looking to relaunch our Saturday Academy later in the Autumn. If you are interested in joining our Academy please complete this form We will be in touch with you and you may be invited to a taster session before the Academy begins.

Alternatively, if you are interested in middle distance running, cross country or throwing there are spaces in the development groups for this event so please email us and tell us about your child and we will get back to you.

9 to 16-year olds

Our Academy which meets on Saturday mornings 10.30am to 12 noon will be held at Wyndley Athletics track until we have acces to our home track at the Alexander Stadium.

16 Years and above or Under 9 Years

Please contact the office 0121 344 4858 email to discuss your needs.