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

CLC Striders Awards – 2016-2017

Well done and congratulations to all those who won awards for 2016-2017. This year’s winners are: Male Cross-Country Athlete: Will Ferguson Female Cross-Country Athlete: Liza Barry Male Track Athlete: Sam Baylis Female Track Athlete: Karlien Heyrman Road Athlete: Paul Northup Best Newcomer: Greg Chilton Most Improved: Paul Northup Special Achievement: Charlie Haward Unsung Hero: Joel Read more...

Recent Results

Race report for early June 2017

Early June has seen CLC Striders competing in a wide range of events – from Hull to California. Sophie Longmore has led the way with a couple of cracking performances – as seventh senior lady in the Clevedon Midsummer 10k in a time of 41:41 and then third lady (and second in her age category) Read more...

CLC Striders Race report for Cleeve Cloud Cuckoo – Weds 31 May 2017

On a perfect end-of-spring evening, a group of CLC Striders headed up to Cleeve Hill for the annual Cleeve Cloud Cuckoo race. The views – and the hills! – were breath-taking. Starting out from Cleeve Common Golf Club, the five-mile route follows an entirely off-road, undulating course across grass and stony tracks, including hazardous descents Read more...

Race reports for 23 – 29 May 2017

Another busy week of racing for CLC athletes saw runners competing in races as far flung as Sicily and Liverpool! The week began with four Striders competing up at the Tipton track at the BMC meeting on Tuesday 23 May. Sam Baylis ran a scorching 9:38 in the 3,000m, while, in the 1,500m, Chris Driskell Read more...

CLC Striders Race report for 20 – 21 May 2017

Cheltenham Parkrun, Highgate Harriers Night of the 10k PBs, Northleach 10k, Worcester Marathon, Chester Half (and the earlier Berkeley 10k) Once again, a busy weekend of racing for CLC athletes, demonstrating the club’s ethos around achievement, diversity and inclusivity. From trail runs to high-class track races, CLC runners continue to embrace the breadth of running Read more...

CLC Striders Race report for 13 – 14 May 2017 County Track Championships, Tewkesbury Half Marathon and more

CLC Striders Race report for 13 – 14 May 2017 County Track Championships, Tewkesbury Half Marathon and more A busy weekend of racing saw CLC Striders racing on the track, road and country.   In the Gloucestershire County Track and Field Championships held at the Prince of Wales Stadium on Saturday and Sunday (13 Read more...

CLC Striders Race report for 29 April – 1 May 2017

Cheltenham Parkrun, Brewer Memorial Games, Milton Keynes Marathon and Pembrokeshire Canicross Trail Marathon On the morning of a record turnout for Cheltenham Parkrun on Saturday 29 April, Striders Jon Howes and Paul Northup finished in 10th and 11th place respectively. Northup ran a Parkrun PB of 18:46, finishing just behind a strong Howes, while Read more...