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


  CLC Striders ladies put in an excellent performance to claim the prize for 3rd ladies team in the Cotswold Way relay on Saturday. The team of 10 were consistent throughout the race to beat off some tough competition in this ever-popular race. With each of the CLC Striders teams taking their name from one of Read more...

BMC Regional Races, Tipton – 21/06/2016

On Tuesday 21st June, Rachel Vines and Sam Baylis made the trip up to Tipton to compete in the BMC regional races: in the mile, Sam Baylis had an excellent race to claim a new PB of 4:48.0, whilst Vines ran her quickest 3000 for 6 years and her second fastest ever to finish in Read more...

Cirencester Parks Summer Sizzler 10km – 20th June 2016

On Monday 20th June, Andrew Gage ran well to finish 91st in the Cirencester Parks Summer Sizzler 10km in a time of 48:47.

Chew Valley 10km – 19/06/2016

Dave Smeath made a rare road racing appearance at the Chew Valley 10k near Bristol. The Striders veteran has focussed more on trail running in recent times in a bid to preserve his creaking frame. However those hilly miles proved great training for this course whilst the feeling of asphalt under foot rather than soil Read more...

Fairford 10km – 05/06/2016

CLC Striders picked up prizes in a strong showing in the Fairford 10km. In hot, sunny and energy-sapping conditions the Cheltenham-based running club put in some excellent performances. Leading the club home and showing continued good form, JJ Willson finished in 44th place with a time of 41:32 to take the V55 category. Next for the Read more...

Cleeve Cloud Cuckoo Race – 01/06/2016

Karlien Heyrman won the women’s race at Cheltenham Harriers’ Cleeve Cloud Cuckoo race held on Cleeve Hill. Conditions for the race were good: not too hot, visibility good, a little windy but not too muddy, and there were some great performances from the Striders team. Heyrman was neck and neck with her teammate Katie Truslove until Read more...