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

Standish Woodland Chase – 14/08/2016

Two Striders competed in the Standish Woodland Chase on Saturday. In this hilly multi-terrain race, Dave Smeath was 28th in 1:11:32, whilst Billy Bradshaw finished in 42nd place in a time of 1:15:05. (full report to follow) provisional results

Bugatti 10km – 10/08/2016

It was a successful evening for the seven Striders who competed in the Bugatti 10km. JJ Willson led the club home with an excellent time of 42:06 on this tough hilly course, and came 2nd in the MV55 category in the process; whilst Amanda Steer (2nd LV45) and Emma Abbey (2nd LV40) both performed well Read more...

Midsummer Open IV – 03/08/2016

The final midsummer open of the Summer saw a mix of mile races and sprints. Striders competed in three separate races, and in the first of these James Oram broke the 5-minute barrier with a time of 4:54..7, and he was followed by Iain Porter who ran 5:02.6 and by Jon Howes who ran well Read more...

Midsummer Open III – 27/07/2016

Striders were in action over a range of distances at the penultimate midsummer open on 27th July. The action kicked off with a series of 1500m races, and leading the way in the A race was Will Ferguson who ran a well-judged race to finish in 4:15.29. Iain Porter also ran in the A race Read more...

Aztec West Fast 5km – 26/07/2016

There were great performances from the 5 Striders who competed in the Aztec West fast 5km. Striders performances: 42 – Will Pearce 17:54 53 – Jon Howes 18:14 70 – JJ Willson 19:02 126 – Andrew Gage 23:02 130 – Chris Thomas 23:22

Midsummer Open II – 20/07/2016

The second of the midsummer open events saw another strong turnout for the Striders overĀ a range of distances. Where week 1 had opened with a 5000m event, week 2 of the open series opened with a couple of 3000m which included a number of Striders. In the B race, Rachel Vines was the club’s sole Read more...