Whether you wish to be a serious athlete and try all the events that athletics has to offer, or just run to get
fit and have fun, then Dudley and Stourbridge Harriers (DASH) is the club for you. We cater for all disciplines
and levels of experience and talent - with over 250 members aged from 9 to 70.
Benefits of Becoming a Member
Weekly coaching from UKA-qualified coaches
Training and competing with other Club athletes
Discounts on sports equipment, physiotherapy and race entry fees
Access to all levels of competition up to national standard
The friendship and social side that everyone gains from being a member (for
forthcoming social activities - skittles, quiz nights and other events - please
see the News page).
We offer coaching, training and
competition in all disciplines: sprinting; hurdling; middle distance; all field events; road running; cross
country, and race walking. The Youth, Junior, Senior and Veteran athletes compete in a wide range of events on
the track in regional and national leagues in the summer, as do the cross-country and race-walking teams in the
winter. All compete in the County, Area and National championships, achieving a great deal of success for
Members competing in the Club's
colours travel all over the UK and take part in a wide variety of local and national events, including the the
London Marathon and the Great North Run.
The Club runs a special reception group
for younger members. Children from 9 to 11 can try all aspects of athletics while having fun in a safe
environment. Some compete on the track, cross-country and indoor sports hall in the winter. As they develop, our
young members can move on to more specialist training squads.
All Club Coaches, Officials, Volunteers and Administrators, work to the
DASH Code of Conduct.
If you would like to join the club, Membership Forms are available from the
Membership Categories and Annual Fees (from 1/4/2014)