Welcome to Plymouth Harriers Running Club

Plymouth Harriers Running Club welcomes runners of all abilities and levels of experience. 

Originally established as Keyham Plodders in 1983, the club has had  it's current name since 1996.  We have qualified coaches and leaders who can help you achieve your running goals, whether a first time runner or someone wishing to target a specific race time or distance. With the opportunity to run 4 times a week there is something to suit everyone. As a member, all of the organised run sessions are free after a one-off joining fee. Plymouth Harriers is affiliated to UK Athletics meaning members receive a discount on race entries.   

To find out more about Plymouth Harriers Running Club goto our Membership page or use the Contact Page to get in touch.

Latest News

Beginners group 

We are starting a Beginners group! starting 17/01/2024. please fill click this link and send to beginnersgroup@plymouthharriers.net to register.

New Plymouth Harriers Race Tee

Introducing the new Plymouth Harrier race tee. This can only be bought through the club.

New Walking Group

Plymouth Harriers are delighted to announce a new walking group on Wednesday nights.

 This is a very social 3 mile walk from the Sports Hub in Plymouth Central Park meeting @ 18:15 every Wednesday and finishing with tea/coffee and cake afterwards.

New Club Training Session

Rebecca McWass, a fully qualified PT & England Athletics Level 2 Endurance Coach, will be leading a bootcamp/ circuit training session every Monday from 6th May. Sessions sart at 6:00pm from the bus stop, at the back of the Life Centre, by the park & ride car park.

Free to all club members. Strength training will enhance your running fitness and an excelent addition to weekly training.

For new membership enquiries, fill out the form below.


Alternatively, come along and see us on club nights at Sports Hub in Plymouth Central Park.

We meet every Wednesday at 18:15 and there is ample free parking on site.

Our Training Sessions

Tuesday Speed Intervals

We have two speed intervals for all standard of runners. 

Location: Plymouth Argyle.

Session: 5:45pm.

Coaches: Leigh Robinson.

Location: Plymouth Argyle

Day:            Tuesday

Session:   6:30pm.

Coaches: Jane Allison/ Karen Eccles

Wednesday Club Night

Club night with groups running varying distances from 3 to 6 miles and with various pace groups available.

Walking group distance 3 miles.

Location: Sports Hub in Plymouth Central Park.

Day:            Wednesday

Session:    18:15 to 20:00. 

Saturday Track Sessions

This free session is to all affiliated club members and Armada Athletics Network members and is coached by qualified coaches/leaders.

Location: Brickfields.

Day:            Saturday

Session:    10am to 12pm.

Coaches: Jane Allison & Karen     Eccles.

Sunday Long/Social Run

An opportunity for club members to get together for a social run or, for those marathon training, a long run.

Check on Plymouth Harriers Facebook page for run details.

Location: Coypool Park & ride.

Day:            Sunday

Session:    8am.