Covid-19:- Most of our training sessions are restricted to members. Monday night has a session for newcomers of all abilities. Booking is essential. Please see the calendar for the latest availability. More details and booking are found by clicking on the event title.
For people 8 to 16 years old
We have a very active junior section, managed by a team of five fully qualified England Athletic Coaches. All have current DBS and EA licenses.
Monday evening is our open session, and any junior can attend.
Learn more about our juniors section
For people new to running
If you have done very little running or don’t think you can run, but really want to get started, the Club runs 2 complete beginners courses a year. You’ll be encouraged to jog / walk / jog / walk for gradually increasing distances along with others in the same condition as yourself.
Learn more about the complete beginners group
For people who can run for 55 minutes at 13 to 10 minute per mile
We hold three runs a week. Monday and Wednesday offer road runs. Friday offers a road run in the winter and in the summer an introduction to off road running on Cannock Chase.
Learn more about our Improvers groups
For people who can run for 55 minutes faster than 10 minute per mile
On Monday we have a group that takes people from our Improvers to our most experienced group
Learn more about our Progression group
For fast runners faster than 7.5 minute per mile
On Wednesday night we have a group designed to coach our senior juniors as they migrate to senior races
For experienced runners that can run more than an hour faster than 10 minute per mile
Tuesday we hold Speed development session or a 7 to 8 mile mapped road run. Thursday in the winter we hold a 7 or 8 mile mapped road run, in the summer we move to Cannock Chase for off road runs on gravel paths .
Learn more about our slightly harder runs
Tuesday is for experienced speed runners. Wednesday is open to all runners.
Speed development is a great session for increasing speed and improving recovery times.
Learn more about our speed development
Sunday Cannock Chase
Having Cannock Chase nearby it would be a shame not to take advantage.
Learn more about Sunday runs