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

June into July – inc. Aztec 5k and Frampton 10k

CLC Striders have been busy competing since the Cotswold Way Relay, ensuring a strong finish to June and start to July. In the Boddington 10k on Sunday 25 June, vets Paul Northup and Gordon Bendall represented the club, clocking 38:52 and 50:29 respectively. On Tuesday 27 June, three Striders made the trip down to Bristol Read more...

Recent Results

CLC Striders Race Reports – 14/08/2017

  It has been a busy week for CLC Striders with club members running in events at home and overseas. On Wednesday 9 August, a contingent of Striders headed to the Bugatti 10k. Starting from the Prescott Hill Climb near Gretton, the course followed quiet country roads along an undulating route, with the first half Read more...

BMC Regional Races / Iffley Road Festival of Miles, Oxford – 29/07/2017

At Iffley Road in Oxford, three days after his 800 metres, Will Ferguson set a club record for the 1500m recording an excellent 4.09.4. Ferguson also won his BMC heat. In the same race Sam Baylis finished in 8th place running a brisk 4.20.5. At the same event Andrew Gage ran well to record 6.17 Read more...

Cheltenham Harriers Midsummer Open IV – 26/07/2017

In the final Midsummer Open meeting, CLC Striders had a good turnout. In the 150 metres Andrew Gage set a new V55 club record in a time of 26.1 in 3rd place. The 400 metres also saw Gage set another V55 club record in a time of 76.8 finishing in 4th place. In the same Read more...

GWR Towpath Multi-Terrain 10km – 28/07/2017

On a wet and windy Friday evening, Sophie Longmore headed along the Avon Gorge Towpath for the fourth and final GWR Towpath 2017 Series, a highly popular series of 10K events held in Bristol on Friday evenings between May and July. Taking place on a towpath that runs alongside the Avon Gorge and underneath the Read more...

Bristol and West ‘Fast 5000s’ – 22/07/2017

On 22nd July, a group of four CLC Striders travelled to Yate for the inaugural Fast 5000s organized by Bristol and West AC. Modelled on Highgate Harriers’ iconic ‘Night of 10000m PBs’ this event saw 116 runners compete over 9 separate graded races, and with the weather calm and cool and dry, conditions were perfect Read more...

Cheltenham Harriers Midsummer Open III – 19/07/2017

CLC Striders saw a host of PBs and club records at the 3rd Cheltenham Midsummer Open on Wednesday 19th July at the Prince of Wales Stadium. This week the 1500m was the main event. In Race 1 Will Ferguson fought hard to claim 1st place in a season’s best time of 4:12.9. In the same Read more...