About Us

Do you want to know a bit more about the Harriers? well you’re in the right place!

Whether you’re an experienced runner or just starting out on your running journey Essington Harriers can offer you the support you need in a friendly and welcoming environment.

We cater for every level of runner, from beginners to ultra distances, and on different terrains. Whether you’re running for company, fitness or looking to race for a club, you’ll be welcome at Essington Harriers Running Club.

You can contact us by email at runners@essingtonharriers.co.uk or come and find out public social media pages Facebook @EssingtonHarriers Twitter @EHRC_runners or Instagram @EssingtonHarriers

If you join our club you’ll get access to the members only section of this website, and to our Facebook and WhatsApp members only groups so you can be kept informed of what’s going on. We’re registered with England Athletics giving members access to discounts on many EA affiliated races.

Meet our committee

Robin Tinsley

Robin Tinsley

Member of Essington Harriers since 2019 Committee Position: Marketing & Social Media Officer Don’t worry about your speed, don’t worry about stopping to walk and don’t compare …
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Sarah Blackshaw

Member of Essington Harriers since 2019 Committee Position: Woman’s Vice Captain Don’t expect to love every run but love yourself for the fact that you got out …
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Jon Turner

Member of Essington Harriers since 2019 Committee Position: Men’s Vice Captain Mental Health Champion. “I’ll talk to anyone and always around to share advice tips and a beer”
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Tammy Partridge-Smith

Member of Essington Harriers since 2019 Committee Position: Welfare Officer Mental Health Champion I’m enthusiastic about running, I love the outdoors and the sense of positive wellbeing that …
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Jodie Barker

Member of Essington Harriers since 2019 Committee Position: Welfare Officer Mental Health Champion I’m enthusiastic about running, I love the outdoors and the sense of positive wellbeing that …
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Lisa Hickman

Member of Essington Harriers since 2020 Committee Position: COVID-19 Coordinator. “Enjoy your running. Do it your way.”
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Meet our Mental Health Champions

Tammy Partridge-Smith

Member of Essington Harriers since 2019 Committee Position: Welfare Officer Mental Health Champion I’m enthusiastic about running, I love the outdoors and the sense of positive wellbeing that …
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Jenni Wilkes

Jenni Wilkes

Member of Essington Harriers since 2019 Mental Health Champion “Thank you to all the club members!! It really is a wonderful club with fantastic people!!”
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Jodie Barker

Member of Essington Harriers since 2019 Committee Position: Welfare Officer Mental Health Champion I’m enthusiastic about running, I love the outdoors and the sense of positive wellbeing that …
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Jon Turner

Member of Essington Harriers since 2019 Committee Position: Men’s Vice Captain Mental Health Champion. “I’ll talk to anyone and always around to share advice tips and a beer”
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Meet our members

Jodie Barker

Member of Essington Harriers since 2019 Committee Position: Welfare Officer Mental Health Champion I’m enthusiastic about running, I love the outdoors and the sense of positive wellbeing that …
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Liz Hall

Member of Essington Harriers since 2019. What has been your favourite race or racing memory so far? Shropshire mud run
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Matt Dodd

Member of Essington Harriers since 2019. Keep going and don’t get hung up on time/distance just go for it!
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Kimberly Benton

Member of Essington Harriers since 2019. “I’m with EHRC because I enjoy it at my own pace without any pressures but mostly because I love each …
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Gary Jenkins

Member of Essington Harriers since 2001 What has been your favourite race or racing memory so far? Getting back on the start line for the London Marathon …
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Jon Turner

Member of Essington Harriers since 2019 Committee Position: Men’s Vice Captain Mental Health Champion. “I’ll talk to anyone and always around to share advice tips and a beer”
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Tammy Edwards

Member of Essington Harriers since 2019 There will be always someone faster than you, there will be always someone slower than you. You are only ever …
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Jenni Wilkes

Jenni Wilkes

Member of Essington Harriers since 2019 Mental Health Champion “Thank you to all the club members!! It really is a wonderful club with fantastic people!!”
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Essington Harriers on Strava

England Athletics Club

We are a registered England Athletics club and all our members are registered with EA when they join up.

Parkrun

The free, weekly 5k organised and hosted by volunteers all over the world.