Run with us

It is one of the club commitments that new runners will be accompanied at all times on club nights, and prospective members are urged not be dissuaded from applying for membership by any preconceptions about fast-paced runs or ultra-distance efforts!

To find out more about becoming a member visit our Joining page.

Tuesdays & Thursdays
Time:      6.20pm leaving at 6.30pm
Where:   Hadrian Leisure Centre

NB: In the summer months (just on a Tuesday) we meet at Rising Sun Country Park (Asda car park). Once a month (also on a Tuesday)we also have our inter-club Grand Prix races, which have different meeting places so please check first or look at the Facebook page for updates.

Friday (track session – Seniors and Juniors)
Time:      6.00pm (6.15pm for Hawks)
Where:   Churchill Playing Fields, Monkseaton (Whitley Bay)

Training on Tuesday and Thursday is structured around 4 groups and a Juniors group – these groups ensure we cater for all athletes and abilities:

Group 1 & 2

Led by Paddy Dinsmore


Group 3 & 4

Led by Kevin Payne & Julie Collinson



Emily James (First Aider)

Barry Allsopp (First Aider)

Steve Aird

Richard Pearson

Noel Hitchcock

Click here for more details of our Junior Section

Other coaches at Wallsend Harriers:

Jen Berry

Andy Wigmore (First Aider)

Joe Colligan

Julie Collinson (First Aider)

Julie Williams

Dave Collinson

Emily James

David Rowe

Kerri Turner

Elaine Ashton

Richard Pearson

Steve Aird

Other First Aiders:

Christine Stretesky

Tim Nicholson

Megan Pattinson

Ian Gowing

Joe Collins