Welcome

Welcome to the CLC Striders website, as you progress through the site you will see that we are a friendly competitive running club, based at the Cheltenham Ladies College Sports Centre. Open to all, we inspire and motivate our members to enjoy their running.

We hold organised training sessions on Mondays and Wednesdays throughout the year, and have an enthusatic and strong, men's and women's team racing on the road, track and cross country.

New members are always welcome to join us for training, either get in touch or just turn up.

Recent Results

Weekend Race Reports: 11th – 12th March 2017

Striders runners were in action in a number of races over the course of the weekend. In the Fission 20-mile race, Andrew Paterson finished in 69th place in a time of 2:34:36, Gavin Jerman was 96th in 2:40:50, fast-improving Kyle Sollars finished 213th in 3:08:09, Mike Speke was 316th in 3:46:54 and Janet Mustoe was Read more...

Inter-Counties Cross Country Championships – Prestwold Hall Loughborough, Saturday 11th March 2017

  A group of 3 Striders made the trip up to Loughborough as part of the Gloucestershire Team for the Inter-Counties Cross Country Championships at Loughborough on Saturday. The level of competition at this annual event, which on this occasion also incorporated the Cross Challenge final and the World Cross Country trials, is always extremely Read more...

Glos Road Relays – 04/03/2017

A group of nine Striders turned out to compete in the County Road Relays Championship at Haresfield near Gloucester on Saturday. In this low-key but friendly event, run on pleasant Gloucestershire lanes, competitors were met with a confusing mix of heavy showers with bright sunshine, but with an ever-present wind that became more obvious in Read more...

Bourton 10km – 26/02/2017

On a perfect Sunday morning for running, more than 500 competitors gathered in the picturesque Cotswold village of Bourton on the Water for the annual Bourton Road Runners 10K. Drawing athletes from all over (and with a field including former Olympian James Cracknell no less), a place in this race is much sought after and Read more...

Gloucestershire XC League, Pittville Park – 18/02/2017

Back on home turf on a mild afternoon in Pittville Park, and after a long winter of racing, the CLC Ladies did themselves and their club proud with strong personal and team performances. Leading the way home was the ever-reliable Liza Barry in 11th place on the day and 6th place overall for the season. Read more...

Birmingham League, Midland League, Parkrun, Dursley Dozen – 11-12 February 2017

Cross Country – men’s In the final fixture of the 2016/17 Birmingham Cross Country League Division Two, CLC Striders men sealed a consistent season with a good team performance. On a bitterly cold day, with sleet driven in on an unrelenting north-easterly, the CLC athletes lined up to compete in a strong field at Coundon Read more...