Wells City Harriers Constitution (Originally adopted 1981, subsequently revised 1994, 2006. 2022 & 2023)
Wells City Harriers Partnership Agreement with Yeovil Olympiads (2000)
Wells City Harriers Data Protection Policy (2018)
In addition, the Club has signed up to a range of other policies adopted by the governing bodies for the sport - England Athletics and UK Athletics which include, inter alia, policies concerned with Welfare and the use of drugs in the sport. Please see the relevant governing body website for the full list of policies.
UK Athletics and England Athletics Safeguarding Codes of Conduct (revised 2021)
England Athletics Senior Athlete Code of Conduct (2021)
England Athletics Children & Young People Code of Conduct (2021)
Affiliated to England Athletics and South of England Athletics Association.
Affiliated to Somerset County Athletic Association.
First aid kits are available in the club's shed, behind the athletics hut, at Millfield Athletics Track. Coaches and some other members have completed a basic level in first aid training. Please make a coach aware of any incidents or safety concerns.
London Marathon Club place(s): We receive 1 guaranteed Club place each year for the London Marathon and most years we have a 2nd place due to our partnership with Yeovil Olympiads. The Club place(s) are allocated in a Club Ballot - most often held at the Club's Annual Dinner at the end of November/beginning of December. To be eligible for the Club place(s) you need to (a) Have been a Club member when you applied in the main London ballot; (b) Have an England Athletics registration; (c) Have been rejected in the main London ballot and provided evidence of the rejection; and (d) not to have had a Club place in the previous 3 years.
Competing at the National or the Southern Championships? The Club has had a policy of paying the entry fee for any athlete that competes as a Wells City Harrier at these Championships in order to encourage our members to aim high. Please contact the Secretary for details.
Please contact the Chairman or Secretary if any queries concerning our policies, or for welfare issues please contact our Lead Welfare Officer: