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Welcome to Springburn Harriers

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The Springburn Harriers was instituted in 1893 as a general amateur athletic club, but concentrated on cross-country running. The diamond-shaped emblem used by the club was an adaptation of the trademark of the Springburn locomotive works. Situated in the north of Glasgow/Bishopbriggs the club has been a prominent member in the Western Districts running circuit. With a broad range of athletes supporting the club and an renewed, revitalised Junior section we can cater to an array of skills, abilities and ages.

Regular senior training sessions are on Tuesday’s and Thursday’s, 7:15pm at Allan Glens Rugby Club, Bishopbriggs. We mix these sessions into Track and Medium distance running. Then a Long Run session on Sunday Mornings. As the Junior programme changes regularly please see the Juniors Page for the current curriculum. We have several Scottish Athletics Certified Coaches and Jog leaders within the club to offer advice, advise on training and oversee the midweek sessions.

Training Calendar

Springburn Harriers News

Time Trial Results Updated

Here are the results for the final 5km time trial of the summer held on Tuesday 6 September 2016. Twenty runners took part in the Summer time trial route, starting and finishing on the Forth and Clyde Canal towpath, Bishopbriggs. A full copy of the full Time Trial Results (April 2016 – March 2017) is […]

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New Periodization Plan Available

The current club periodization training sessions, running from the 13th September to 8th December2016, is available to download here. Members can use this spread sheet to follow a suggested training plan and record their own training upon the same spreadsheet. All Tuesday session and Thursday night runs have been published to the Springburn Harriers Google […]

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Hi members, This is notice of EDCs planned closure of Westerhill Road between the existing Wester Cleddens Roundabout and Aviva. The road will be closed from 24 June 2016 until Summer 2017 to vehicles and pedestrians. A new railway bridge and roundabout are to be built. The existing Westerhill Road will be turned into a cycle/pedestrian […]

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Membership Fees – 2016/17

Members are reminded that annual membership fees are now due.  These will remain at £40 for “early bird” payers until the end of April 2016 and will increase to £45 from 1st May 2016. The easiest way to make payment is via Entry Central at this link http://www.entrycentral.com/Springburrnharriers or you can give cheque / cash to any Committee […]

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Zurich Barcelona Marathon, 13th March, 2016

  The conditions couldn’t have been better for marathon number three. A cool and bright 10 degrees for the start, though a little late to the starting pens we managed to slink in at the front of the 4 hour mark as the 3:45’s headed off. A few minutes later and the claxon sounded, the […]

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