Here you will find many different Halifax-Sports-Clubs in the Halifax area. If you ever thought there was nothing to do, think again. This is a town thriving on sport a fantastic variety of clubs to join.
If you would like to add more please contact me.
It's often known as a rugby league town but with strong representation in so many sports, it has had success in many sports over the years.
Notable sports people have included:- David Campion (Squash), Brian Moore, David Bentley, Charlie Hodgson, Jim Mallender, Lisa McIntosh (Rugby), Frank Worthington (football), Shirley Crabtree-Big Daddy (wrestling), Richard Dunn (boxing), Kenny Carter (speedway)
Active notable sportstars are:- Hannah Cockroft (Paralympian), Paddy Kenny, Liam Ridehalgh (football), Oliver Hannon-Dalby (cricket), Liam Walsh (boxing) Scott and Simon Grix (Rugby League)
King Cross Park
A 1901 film of Halifax vs Salford
Old Rishworthians http://www.orrufc.co.uk/Club_history.html
Teams that play in the Halifax Cricket League are -
Almondbury, Augustinians, Barkisland, Blackley, Booth, Bradshaw, Bridgholme, Clayton, Copley, Denholme Clough, Elland, Greetland, Halifax, Illingworth St Marys, Jer Lane, King Cross, Lightcliffe, Low Moor, Luddenden Foot, Mytholmroyd, Norden, Northowram Fields, Northowram HedgeTop, Old Crossleyans, Old Town, Outlane, Oxenhope, Queensbury, Rastrick, SBCI, Shelf,
Sowerby Bridge, Sowerby St Peters, Stainland, Stones, Thornton, Triangle, Warley, Wibsey Park Chapel.
Click here for a website with a full history of Calderdale and Kirklees Cricket Leagues.
To add your Halifax Sports Clubs to this list, please contact me by email, email@example.com
and get your own club page where you can update all your clubs events, reports, fixtures, league tables, functions and more.