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

Recent Results

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...

Ferguson flies in Bourton 10k

On a bright and cold February morning the annual Bourton 10k once again drew a strong field of athletes to compete over the iconic distance on the country roads in and around the picture-perfect Cotswold village of Bourton on the Water. And for the second time in recent years, CLC Strider speed merchant Will Ferguson Read more...

Race Three of the Glos Cross Country League – Pittville Park, 17.2.18

On a pleasantly mild February day, Cheltenham Harriers welcomed clubs in the Gloucestershire Cross Country League to race in the third fixture of the season across the undulating parkland of Pittville Park in Cheltenham. Pictured: Karlien Heyrman and Liza Barry cross the stream Continuing to blaze a trail for the club, the CLC Ladies had Read more...

Gutsy and generous: Race 4, Midland League, Division 2 X-Country

With temperatures having lifted, but with wind and squally showers to contend with, CLC Striders Ladies and Men’s teams turned out for the fourth and final races in their respective 2107/18 Midland League Division Two campaigns on Saturday 10th February. The ladies journeyed north to compete in Wolverhampton, while the men welcomed clubs from all Read more...

Staverton 10 Results

Will Ferguson won the Staverton 10 on Sunday in a new club record of 53:40. The Brendan Ward-coached athlete broke clear of his nearest contenders to claim his second victory on this course. The winner of the women’s race was Shona Crombie-Hicks of Cheltenham and County Harriers in a time of 1:03:55. Staverton_10_Mile_v2

Linda Franks Five-Mile Race, Sunday 21 January 2018

On a very cold January morning, with the hills around Cheltenham covered with snow and sleet driving in to low levels on a bitter wind, a good crop of Striders lined up to join the fray – along with 230 other runners – for the annual Almost Athletes’ Linda Franks Five-mile race, run around two Read more...