About the Club

Membership of Horwich RMI Harriers and Athletics Club is open to anyone who is an amateur athlete. We have over 300 members, representing a wide range of ages and abilities - from our thriving juniors section right up to some seasoned runners who are now in their 70's.

For more information for new memebrs who are looking join the club the new members section wil be of interest, and there is also a link to the membership form below.

Club History

The Horwich RMI Harriers & AC is a running and athletics club that was established in 1924 by a group of enthusiastic workers from the Horwich Railway Mechanic Institute - or the Horwich RMI.

The modern club participates in road, fell and cross country races, track and field, and boasts use of the Middlebrook Arena track for training, which is also where the club is based from.

The Committee

Horwich RMI Harriers and AC is a non-profit organisation that is run by a committee of volunteers who are voted into position at the AGM each year. The following are links to the constitution under which the club operates and a list of contacts for the current committee members.

Horwich RMI Harriers and AC is also affiliated with UK Athletics and members of Horwich RMI will automatically become members of UK Athletics, and therefore fall under the rules for UK Athletics. Please see the UK Athletics website.

Contact number or email

Send us a message

You can send us a message about the club, or how to join or what training sessions we do, or the great races that we put, or anything really - just use the form to enter your message, and we'll get back to you as soon as we can.