"Welcome to the Frankton Athletic and Harrier Club"
Ever wanted to try track, field events, cross country, road running or walking? Want to rekindle childhood memories of a loved sport or you’re a current star, we want to welcome everybody to our club and pride ourselves in our “just give it a go” philosophy. It’s fun and social and will improve your fitness while being outside in natural surroundings. If you want to be competitive there is space for that too. Our spirit of competition, comradery, sportsmanship, and friendship is our embedded culture.
*AthleticsSummer Track and Field runs from October to March at Porritt Stadium although we are temporarilary out the back of Porritt Stadium while the track is being replaced. Club night is on Tuesdays at 5.30pm. Come and try one of the events or join in “have a go day.”
Contact via our Facebook page for more information.
*Winter Harriers is from April to October. It includes cross country and road running or walking. Distances range from 3km to 10km. Events are usually on Saturday afternoon. See the events calendar for details. So come along, get active and see different areas of Hamilton and the Waikato.
Contact Craig for more information.
* Pack Runs are on Thursday's at 5.45pm from
Hamilton Gardens approx 4-5kms in distance. Everybody welcome.
Contact Craig on 0274558831 for more information.
Some highlights ........................
2023 - Dennis ran at the NZ x/country champs for 1st in age group in 26.06 for 6k.
2023 - Dennis ran Waik/Bop x/country for 1st in age group in 21.58 for 5k.
2022 - Graeme ran at the NZ road champs in Wellington over 10k, well done.
2022 - Dennis runs 40.45 for 10k at Wai/Bop road champs in Cambridge.
2022 - Dennis won age group at NZ X/country champs in Taupo over 6k & set a NZ record 25.42.
Dennis ran at the Wai/Bop x/country champs in Rotorua over 6k in a time of 24.46.
2021 - Dennis ran at the Wai/Bop x/country champs in Rotorua over 6k in a time of 25.06
Team of 6 completed a marathon team relay from Te Aroha to Waihi in 3hrs 58 mins. Photos of the day to come soon.
Craig ran 10k Waik/Bop road champs in 43.09
Dennis wins age grade at Wai/Bop x/country champs 6k in 23.26
Shane & Anne run 10k in Whitianga, Graeme ran the Huntly half. Top effort.
Team of 6 completed a marathon team relay from Te Aroha to Waihi in 3hrs 55 mins. Well done team, some photos now loaded.
Krystie & Craig ran at the Waikato/BOP road champs over 5 & 10k.
Four club members ran at the North Island x/c champs in Taupo. See photo gallery for pics.
Graeme ran Toi challenge in Nov.
Rob ran Karioi early Dec.
Team of 6 completed the Ekiden mararthon relay round lake Rotorua in 3hrs 33 mins. Well done team.
Team of 6 completed a marathon team relay from Te Aroha to Waihi in 4hrs & 5mins. Well done team. Photos now uploaded.
Krystie, Rob & Craig ran at the North Island x/c champs in Taupo on 1st July, Flying the flag for the club. See photo gallery for pics.
2 teams ran the Waihi to Paeroa River trail on 14th August 16. Club also entered a team in the Ekiden relay around Rotorua on Oct 16th.
Krystie Solomon ran the Waikato/BOP x/country champs 3k. in G14 grade.
Graeme Raill ran Wellington half in 2.02.23.
Krystie Solomon ran NZ Secondary School x/c 3k in 12.31
Michelle & Georgia Sweeney ran the mothers day 5k in 32mins, well done.
Rob ran the new Huntly half course in 1.54.
Dec 12th - Mark did the Taupo half in 6hrs 5 mins. Well done mate.
Meg Dawson ran Xterra trail run 12k - Huna Ranges - 79.02, well done.