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

Summer Training Routes

Our Monday night training runs will change to the summer routes from Monday 9th April. However, due to the racecourse still be very wet and muddy in places, we will do a slightly amended route for a few weeks or so. 4-mile RoutePlease note this is slightly different to last year – go to/from the Read more...

Recent Results

Gloucester 20, Yeovil Half and the first Filton Flyer 5k

Gloucester 20 Sunday April 25 March In perfect conditions, after so much mixed weather, four CLC Striders’ men lined up at the start of the annual Gloucester 20 to compete over the three-lap course to the south-east of the city, around Haresfield. Three of the competitors – Will Pearce, Jon Howes, and Mark Fuller – Read more...

Midland Road Relays, Sutton Park, Birmingham, 17 March 2018

As the mini ‘Beast from the East’ bit back with snow and bitter winds, CLC Striders Ladies and Men lined up for the annual spring Midland Road Relays in Sutton Park, Birmingham, along side more than 4 or so other teams from all over the region. The ladies race was a six-leg event, with two Read more...

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...