Gala Harriers promoting athletics in the Scottish Borders

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Rory & Tims adventure Scottish Island Peak Race 2018

  Friday 8:31am Tim Darlow and Rory Campbell about to start our sailing/running adventure - 1st leg Oban to Mull to run up Ben More. If you’re interested you can follow us on the YB races app, boat name Kea, although we might not be moving far today! We’ll carry the...

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Gala Harriers 10k Road race & 3K fun run Sunday 6th May 18

This is a flat route great for a PB. Perfect as a training run for anyone doing a big city marathon. Only 5 mins walk from Tweedbank train station. Suitable for runners of all abilities Great finish on the 400m athletic track 10:00am 3k 11:00am 10k select read more...

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Team Border Trial Results 15th April 2018

Please click the link below to view Team Borders Trial Results 2018 Team Borders Trial 15th April 2018 Results 100m Team Borders Trial 15th April 2018 Results 800m Team Borders Trial 15th April 2018 Results High Jump Team Borders Trial 15th April 2018 Results Long...

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Training nights and times

All sessions led by qualified coaches

Mondays

Senior road running session

6:00pm

This is a senior road running session led by experienced qualified coaches.

Meet in the Queen Centre Melrose Road Galashiels TD1 2AD  from 5:45 pm.

The sessions are designed to cater for runners of all abilities.

Cost £1 per session for members. You can come along for a couple of weeks then you can consider joining the club.

 

Strength & Conditioning

7:00pm- 8:00pm

This is a total core workout designed for runners. Please arrive at 7pm and get yourself warmed up, session start at 7:15pm. Cost £1 members and £2 non-members. Suitable for all levels of ability.

Meet inside:
Queens Centre
Melrose Road
Galashiels
TD1 2AD

Tuesdays

Senior road running session

6:30pm

This is a senior road running session led by experienced qualified coaches.

Meet in the Queen Centre Melrose Road Galashiels TD1 2AD  from 6:15 pm.

The sessions are designed to cater for runners of all abilities.

Cost £1 per session for members. You can come along for a couple of weeks then you can consider joining the club.

Junior disability athletics

5:15pm – 5:55pm

Cost £2 per athlete.

This is a small group of mixed ages. Start spring summer session at Tweedbank Sports Complex from the 27th March 2018. We are now training indoors for the winter at the Queen Centre Melrose Road Galashiels.

Competing juniors

6:15pm

Endurance running (Neils group)

Spring summer meet  at Tweedbank sports Complex TD1 3RS

Autumn winter meet at the Queens center Melrose Road Galashiels TD1

Competing juniors

6:00pm – 7:00pm

Field events (Kristina & Gerry)

Spring summer meet  at Tweedbank sports Complex TD1 3RS

Autumn winter meet at the Queens Center Melrose Road Galashiels TD1

Thursdays

Senior track session

6.15pm – 7:30pm

Cost £2 track fee per athlete, please pay club helper on arrival.

Suitable for all levels.

Gala Harriers Junior run jump & throw athletics

Tweedbank Sports Complex TD1 3RS

Arrive 6:15pm

Session 6:30pm – 7:30pm

You are welcome to come along and give it a try for two weeks, after which you can consider joining the club. Please note minimum age is eight.  See web site for online  membership. Come and try athletes will also register on arrival and pay the £2 track fee.

Summer session March – October  and is for all Junior athletes. Cost £2 track fee. All juniors pay and register on arrival.

Winter session October – March competing juniors will continue to train at Tweedbank Sports complex and non-competing juniors will go indoors to the Queen Centre Melrose Rd Galashiels.

Christmas Holidays: Main juniors group last day Thursday 20th December 2018 return Thursday 10th January 2019.

Membership

Membership renews every March. If you are interested in joining, why not come along and try one of our weekly training sessions first?

Members are entitled to a 10% discount on purchases at most running sports shops such as Run and Become or The Sweatshop.