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

Autumn/Winter Training

With the arrival of darker evenings, we’re back to running the winter routes on Mondays and training on the Honeybourne Line on Wednesdays. Monday 4 mile route: http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=6085072 Monday 6 mile route: http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=6085063 Please meet at 6.30pm prompt at the CLC sports centre and wear hi vis or reflective clothing.

Recent Results

Glos Cross Country League: Race Day 1, Wooton, 13.10.19

It was ladies day at the first meeting of the Gloucestershire League Cross Country season 2019-20. On a sodden, muddy October Sunday, Dursley Running Club welcomed runners from all over the country to compete over the parkland at Wooton Park, Wooton under Edge. After all the junior and youth races had competed over the ground Read more...

Cheltenham Half Marathon, 29th September 2019

On a grey, damp and very windy Sunday morning, a large group of Striders lined up for the annual Cheltenham Half Marathon – ranging from those new to the club right through to some seasoned vets. In the end, conditions took their toll, with many finishing just outside what they might have expected or trained Read more...

Midland Road Relays, 21st September 2019

On a gloriously sunny late September day, nine CLC Striders ladies travelled to Sutton Park in Birmingham for the Midland area autumn Road Relays. The race consisted of four 4.33km (2.7 mile) laps on undulating tarmac paths through the park, providing a rare chance for the club’s runners to test their mettle against some of Read more...

Woodchester Park Trail Race 8th September 2019

On a beautiful, early autumn Sunday morning, four Striders tested their mettle through the picturesque valley setting of the Woodchester Park trail race, hosted by Stroud AC.  The challenging eight-mile race followed paths weaving up and down the steep valley sides, culminating in a tough uphill finish.  Helen Knight led the club home to finish Read more...

2019 end of summer road round-up

Oldbury 10-mileSunday, September 1st Four Striders travlled south to race the annual 10-mile road race around Oldbury to mark the start of meteorological autumn. Helen Knight led he club home as the 3rd LV40 finisher in a new club record time of 1:09:12. Meanwhile, Amanda Steer finished 1st in her V45 category in 1:12:32, Gary Read more...

Frampton on Severn 10k – 1 July 2019

After the heat of the weekend had subsided, six Striders travelled south to the picturesque setting of Frampton on Severn to compete in the annual 10k race hosted by Stroud AC. Just at the start of his Berlin marathon training, Will Pearce showed he’s in great form by clocking 37:02, close to his PB, and Read more...