upcoming events

28th August 2016

Badgers Atherstone 10K

10am Start

29th August 2016

Old Dalby Day Hill Race

4th September 2016

John Fraser 10

LRRL Ssummer League Race 7

4th September 2016

Northampton Half Marathon

17th September 2016

Equinox 24 Run

12:00 Sat to 12:00 Sun - Belvoir Castle

17th September 2016

Equinox 10K


18th September 2016

Calke Abbey 10K


25th September 2016

Robin Hood Full & Half Marathon


2nd October 2016

Mablethorpe Full + Half Marathon

9th October 2016

The Yorkshire Marathon



Welcome to Wigston Phoenix R C

Pub Run 3
Third pub run will be Thursday 11/8/16
The Dog and Gun, Keyham. Run from the pub car park at 7pm. See social page for more info (link to menus etc.)
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)

Tuesday 16/8/16

9.3 mile out towards the A6, back via Newton Harcourt, canal and Cooks Lane
7 mile Lock Keepers out via Kelmarsh back via Cooks Lane
4+miles - out to Brocks Hill - many options to increase the distance running around the tracks at Brocks Hill!

Tuesday 23/8/16

5.6 Miler easily shortened or can be lengthened with a few reps on the railway embankment
7.4 miles Mill Lane - Countesthorpe
8.3 miles (Embankment-Blaby-Countesthorpe) can be extended by returning back via canal/Navigation

Summer training
With the days lengthening we begin our summer training. Meet by the observatory next to the University’s Manor Road track Rd for a 7pm start.

4/8/16 - Track session Manor Rd
11/8/16 - Keyham Pub Run or Manor Rd Track
18/8/16 - Shady Lane Arboretum (Meet Manor Rd)
25/8/16 - Saddington Hills (meet at Sailing Club)

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
15th May = Westend 8 ~~~~~
22nd May = Gaddesby 7 ~~~~~
05th June = Swithland 6 ~~~~~
06th July = Hungarton 7 ~~~~~
03rd August = Joy Cann 5 ~~~~~
14th August = Hermitage 10K ~~~~~
04th September = John Fraser 10