Upcoming Events


Welcome to Gala Harriers

The Club founded in 1902 is based in Galashiels  in the Scottish Borders. Gala Harriers Junior and senior members take part in a wide range of athletics, from cross country and road running to track and field.  You can get active and  join Gala Harriers, annual membership  available from 1st April 2016. 

Scottish Borders Athletic clubs Track and Field Open graded competition at Tweedbank Sports Complex TD1 3RS Wednesday 10th August 2016. Declarations and number collection from 5:30pm, first event 6:00pm.

Click link to download entry form: Athletics Track and Field Open graded competition 10th August 2016 ver4

please complete entry form and pass on to your coach. Entry deadline Friday  5th August 16.


Training Times  (Sessions led by qualified coaches)

Monday – 6:00pm, senior road running session meet inside Queens Centre Melrose Road Galashiels TD1 2AD

Monday – 7:00pm- 8:00pm Strength and conditioning main hall Queen Centre Galashiels Melrose Rd TD1 2AD. 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.

Tuesday – 6.30pm, senior road running session Queens Centre Melrose Rd Galashiels TD1 2AD.

Tuesday – 6:15pm Competing Juniors Tweedbank Sports Complex TD1 3RS

Thursday Tweedbank Sports Complex Tweedbank TD1 3RS

All year          6.15pm – 7:30pm, senior track session, suitable for all levels.

Winter           6:15pm – 7:30pm Competing Juniors.

Winter          6:15pm – 7:30pm Non competing Juniors indoor session Queen Centre Melrose Rd TD1 2AD

Summer         6:15pm Athletics run, Jump and throw. March – September and is for all Junior athletes.


  • “Harriers shine in the Edinburgh sun”

     Edinburgh Marathon Festival May 2016 The Edinburgh Marathon Festival is now established as one of the premium running festivals in the country and attracts tens of thousands of runners across the whole weekend in all events and age groups. Many Harriers had been targeting the weekend races for months and hopes were high with what
  • Team Borders Storm to Match Win

    Team Borders Storm to Match Win The forecast heavy rain failed to materialise at Grangemouth on Saturday for match two of this season’s Forth Valley League but Team Borders created their own storm in the arena, surging to eight wins on the track and six in the field. Sitting second in the league after match