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.

Important News

Summer Training Routes

Our Monday night training runs will change to the summer routes from Monday 9th April. However, due to the racecourse still be very wet and muddy in places, we will do a slightly amended route for a few weeks or so. 4-mile RoutePlease note this is slightly different to last year – go to/from the Read more...

Recent Results

On the road again: Bristol and Berkeley 10k races

As well as making a strong start to the track season, CLC Striders have been out on the roads in force, too, for early summer 10k races. In Bristol, on Sunday 13 May, Tom Kabalaclocked a super-quick PB time of 36:37 in this big city road race. And on the next evening, it was the Read more...

Canicross: May 2018 races

Andrew Paterson and his faithful border terrier Betty have been huffing and puffing their way around a couple of events recently. Over the last two weekends, club memberAndrew Paterson has competed in two top class canicross events with his dog Betty, finishing 14th overall in the Oxford Greenbelt Trail in blistering heat on the 6th May in a time Read more...

Striders: back on track

After a long, cold, snowy winter of cross country and road competition, May has seen a welcome return to the track for CLC athletes. Brewer Games Prince of Wales Stadium, Cheltenham, Monday May 7th On a scorching sunny day, a crop of Striders entered a variety events at the start of the track and field Read more...

Gloucester 20, Yeovil Half and the first Filton Flyer 5k

Gloucester 20 Sunday April 25 March In perfect conditions, after so much mixed weather, four CLC Striders’ men lined up at the start of the annual Gloucester 20 to compete over the three-lap course to the south-east of the city, around Haresfield. Three of the competitors – Will Pearce, Jon Howes, and Mark Fuller – Read more...

Midland Road Relays, Sutton Park, Birmingham, 17 March 2018

As the mini ‘Beast from the East’ bit back with snow and bitter winds, CLC Striders Ladies and Men lined up for the annual spring Midland Road Relays in Sutton Park, Birmingham, along side more than 4 or so other teams from all over the region. The ladies race was a six-leg event, with two Read more...

Cross Country honours (2017/18)

CLC Striders bagged a good haul of medals in the 2017/18 Gloucestershire League Cross Country: Lady Vet 35 – GOLD – Patricia Sturgêss Lady Vet 35 – SILVER – Helen Knight Male Vet 65 – SILVER – David James Senior Ladies – BRONZE – Karlien Heyrman Lady Vet 45 – BRONZE – Natalie Burfitt Male Vet Read more...