Burnham on sea Harriers is a UK Affiliated running club.
Further details on England Athletics affiliation for clubs and runners can be found here – link
Affiliation charges for the year 1 April 2020 – 31 March 2021 (as detailed by England Athletics) are:
Athlete registration fee = £16 Club affiliation fee = £150
Benefits to Burnham Harriers being an England athletics affiliated club include:
Insurance for affiliated clubs and their members
Funding programmes to benefit affiliated clubs
Burnham Harriers submits an annual application for a club place on the Virgin Money London Marathon – The club has annually been awarded one club place which is allocated to a member based upon an internal ballot and criteria set by the club committee.
Dedicated support for clubs from CCSOs (Club and Coach Support Officers)
Subsidised training events for club members
The full list of club affiliation benefits can be found here: link
Burnham on Sea Harriers is a proud supporter of the Somerset Series. Burnham Harriers has three events in the calendar – The Pawlett Plod 10km in July, the Burnham on sea half marathon in October and Brent Knoll race in November. These races are all licensed through England Athletics. The 2020 Somerset Series consists of twenty-three aces around the county over various distances and terrains.
For a full list of Somerset Series races, events and results click here: link
Become a Member
If you have doubts about joining the club, why not come along to any of the evening sessions (Tuesday 6:30pm, meet at Bay Centre) or at the Thursday evening Running Fitness class (6pm, meet at Highbridge Community Hall). You will be most welcome and it provides an opportunity to remove any concerns about levels of fitness, fitting in.