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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 Knight Frank Birchfield Harriers Academy.

Birchfield Harriers Knight Frank Academy

The Academy is the introduction to Birchfield Harriers for young athletes aged 9 – 16 and a stepping-stone to training in coaching squads on our club nights on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Our Academy Programme 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.

The session runs on Tuesday 4.45-5.45pm and there is a specialist sprints and hurdles academy 5-6pm on Thursday. If you would be interested in attending please email the office with your details We also offer taster sessions as an introduction for new athletes. The next one is Thursday 4 April 1-4pm. If you are interested in attending please complete the booking form which also gives details on how to pay. If you would like to receive information on future taster days please complete this form and we will add you to our mailing list.

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

16 Years and above or Under 9 Years

Please contact the office to discuss your needs.