upcoming events

2nd October 2016

Mablethorpe Full + Half Marathon

9th October 2016

Great Eastern Run Half Marathon

10.30am

9th October 2016

The Yorkshire Marathon

9.30am

16th October 2016

Birmingham Half Marathon

10.00am

23rd October 2016

Leicester Full & Half Marathon

Online entry open

28th October 2016

The Skeleton Run (5 mile)

7.30pm

30th October 2016

Worksop Halloween Half Marathon

10.30am

30th October 2016

Derby Runner XC Race 1 Holly Hays Wood

11.00am

6th November 2016

Shepshed 7

11.00am

12th November 2016

Dirt Half Challenge (Half Marathon)

10:00

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Welcome to Wigston Phoenix R C

Thurday Winter Training
With the loss of the light we will return to training areas with street lighting:
Victoria Park meet on Victoria Park Rd, by the Health Centre and recycling Centre, for a 7pm start
Wigston meet in the Elms carpark for a 7pm start.

22/09/16 - Victoria Park
29/09/16 - Victoria Park
06/10/16 - Wigston
John Fraser 10
Thank you to all who ran, volunteered and marshaled. Another successful staging of a league race under the club's belt and only possible due to your commitment and efforts before and on the day.
Pub Run 4
Fourth pub run will be Thursday 8/9/16
The Cow and Plough. Run from the pub car park at 6:30pm. Please contact Clive for further information.
Welcome
Welcome to Wigston Phoenix Running Club. We are a friendly, sociable club who cater for all standards of runners in Wigston, Oadby and South West Leicestershire.
Our main training night is Tuesday, when we meet at The Elms Social and Ex-Services Club (formerly the Royal British Legion) in Wigston.
For more details, see the training and about us pages.
Tuesday Training Routes
To help members plan their training schedules we will try to publish the routes for the next sessions.
Sorry we can't post the maps as links - highlight the address and copy, then paste into your address bar (Chrome & Firefox can take you there when you highlight the address & right click)

With the longer nights it's back to the pavements for the winter routes:
27/9/16 Pork Pie
4.7 miles
http://gb.mapometer.com/running/route_3968106.html
5.8 miles
http://gb.mapometer.com/running/route_3968117.html
6.8 miles
http://gb.mapometer.com/running/route_3968113.html

4/10/16 Manor Road
5.2 miles
http://gb.mapometer.com/running/route_3971582.html
6.6 miles
http://gb.mapometer.com/running/route_3968137.html
7.2 miles
http://gb.mapometer.com/running/route_3968141.html

Club Kit
We have a selection of racing and training kit available:
- Club Vests, £15.00,,. - The new Techical Tees are available for £20. There are a few of the old Technical Tops, £14 for short-sleeved and £16 for long-sleeved . - A few Beanie hats, £5, - Hoodies, £18. See Clive.
2016 LRRL Winter/Summer Races
4th of September is the final race of the 2016 LRRL season. We hope to see you there, whether running, marshaling or spectating. It should be another great one, but relies on us all to turn out and make it so!