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30th Nov, 2023, Chris Bailey

Juniors Report

Firstly, congratulations to all who competed in the third North West London League in lovely winter sunshine. Our numbers were not as high as at Kingsbury and as a result our team results were not as...
22nd Nov, 2023, Chris Rainsford

Grand Day Out for Highgate Juniors

Thomas Chadwick, Felix Kent and Alex Mulvihill ventured north earlier this month to compete in a windswept and rather wet National Cross Country Relays in Mansfield. Following a top-10 finish at the...
22nd Nov, 2023, Sinead Peak

Jack Petchey Winner

The fabulous Sunny Allen and coach Rhonda. Well done, Sunny, on your award and your running spirit!
16th Nov, 2023, Alastair Aitken


Highgate Harriers men go further ahead in the Metropolitan league, in the top Division One, out of 21 club teams. and their 'B' team were higher than they have ever been in Division One, in the the...
15th Nov, 2023, Jen Lovell Hickson

London Volunteer Awards

Last week saw the England Athletics London Volunteer Awards 2023. We are pleased to share that we were recognised in the Club of the Year category as runner up. We lost out to Chessington Unity...
8th Nov, 2023, Manish Agrawal

Mud, Sweat, and Cheers

Overall Highgate Harriers came 3rd at this Fryent Cross-Country fixture with 15 participating clubs. It was a wet and windy afternoon with coaches, runners, and parents all traveling to Kingsbury to...
8th Nov, 2023, Graham Norris

Jack Petchey Achievement Awards

Congratulations to Eloise Lindley and Leoni Delvendahl who received their Achievement Award medallions at the recent Regional awards. Congrats also to Sinead Peak who received her Leader Award at the...
8th Nov, 2023, Joseph Lowe

Track Closure Update

As you can tell from the photos, the line markings are now very advanced! This is great news as it was always going to be weather-dependent. Once completed the markings and distances will need to be...
26th Oct, 2023, Joseph Lowe

Track Closure Update

The new track is now laid. Lining and electrical connections are due at the start of November. It’s looking good for a mid-November reopening. In the meantime the senior squads continue at Finsbury...
26th Oct, 2023, Chris Bailey

SEAA Relays, Wormwood Scrubs

After a downpour overnight there were a few puddles to deal with but it was lovely to run in the woodland again and the sun shone! Pride of place go to the U17 A team who matched their 5th place in...
12th Oct, 2023, Jen Lovell Hickson

Club AGM

Highgate Harriers 2023 AGM and Awards Night was held on Monday 2nd October where we celebrated achievement and recognised dedicated volunteers. Outstanding Contribution to Highgate Harriers Manish...
5th Oct, 2023, Chris Bailey

Juniors Cross-Country, Last Race

Very disappointing day at North West London XC League. After all messages from Manish and me only 25 youngsters 10 girls and 15 boys. U11 Girls 6th U13 Girls 7th U15 Girls 6th U17 Girls 1st U11 Boys...
5th Oct, 2023, Hannah Viner

Become A "Support Runner"

Traditionally running events have been open to everyone but not always accessible to everyone. The Richard Whitehead Foundation Supported Runner project offers anyone with a disability with the chance...
7th Sep, 2023, Juliet Kavanagh

National U15/U17 Championships

Four athletes did exceptionally well to qualify for the National U15/U17 Championships in Birmingham, which were held during the August bank holiday weekend. Due to rail strikes three athletes stayed...
23rd Aug, 2023, Bill Sutherland

Highgate Walking Section

If one were to walk up Parliament Hill, and continue on over the other side, and back in time, she could've met up with the Highgate Walking Section of 1946. Thanks to Ron Powell for this photo. Ron...
17th Aug, 2023, Joseph Lowe

Track Closure Update

The £2m track replacement project is continuing. These photos show the surface being prepared for the new track surface. In the meantime, we have extended our Finsbury Park booking on Wednesday’s 7-8...
10th Aug, 2023, Hannah Viner

New Club Record for Rebecca Johnson

It’s not just tennis stars who shine in Wimbledon. The festival of 5000s is known for competitive races and fast times. And this year’s edition did not disappoint. The stand out performance turned out...
27th Jul, 2023, David Holtby

Value The Vest

Just a note from an ageing member who joined the club as a 17 year old back in 1966. I recall from way back in the late sixties one of my peers was berated for not racing in a club vest. At last I...
1st Jul, 2023, Roy Head

George Harrison Memorial

Older members of Highgate Harriers may remember George Harrison, who died earlier this year. George coached more than a hundred international athletes, including many from Highgate Harriers where he...
21st Jun, 2023, George Bennett

The Welsh Castle Relays race report

The Welsh Castles Relays is an iconic 209mile, 20 stage relay race from Caernarfon to Cardiff. This year the race contained a record 66 teams of 20 from across the UK to see who could be crowned the...
21st Jun, 2023, Sinead Peak

Winners Table - Dominic

A great win for Dominic at the National championships for High Jump! Congratulations Team Marius!! Well done Dom!!