With the country going into lock down all Gala Harriers training sessions are now cancelled until the end of January 2021.

Junior and family membership waiting list now in operation

Due to  Covid19 restrictions the club has decided to set up a waiting list for Junior and family membership. click  membership tab to add your name to the list. The club will review this decision as soon as the Covid19 restrictions ease. 

Gala Harriers Athletic Club based in the Scottish Borders offer opportunities for people of all ages (Juniors from age eight) to try out, train, embrace and compete in the various disciplines of athletics at all levels from jogging through to National and international competition. 

Gala Harriers Covid19

update January 2021


With the country going into lock down all  Gala Harriers training sessions are now cancelled until the end of January 2021.

The clubs Covid co-ordinators are:

Jan Brown [email protected]

Charlotte Hendry chazmilluk.yahoo.co.uk.

Please feel free to contact them for any advice.


Update  from Scottish Athletics

As of today  5th January 2021  all of maintain Scotland will be subject to additional restrictions until midnight on the 31st January 2021.

To read Scottish Athletics full update please click here. The key points for all clubs and coaches to note are as follows:

*Although those aged 11 and under are largely unaffected within an exercise context, we STRONGLY recommend that ALL formal Club and Group activity is suspended from 00:01 on 5 January 2021 to midnight on the 31 January 2021.

*You are allowed to exercise outdoors with members of your own household as often as you like.

*Everyone age 12 years+ can exercise outdoors with one other person from one other household but you must following physical distancing rules.

*Children aged 11 and under will not be counted in that limit for outdoor exercise, and they will also be able to play outdoors in larger groups, including in organised gatherings as within previous guidance.

However, scottishathletics STRONGLY RECOMMEND that all U11 activity is SUSPENDED until the end of January.

*Facilities may be shut – check with your local facility providers.

All MAINLAND athletics competition/events (outwith virtual events) will be CANCELLED for the month of January.

All island communities must continue to adhere to Level 3 guidance in line with the scottishathletics