upcoming events

11th December 2016

Derby Runner X/C Race 4 - Bradgate Park


11th December 2016

Turkey Trot Half Marathon


17th December 2016

Gaddesby Gallop 5.25 miles XC


18th December 2016

Wigston Phoenix 6 Mile Xmas Handicap

First runner to set off at 10.30am

26th December 2016

Barrow Runners Boxing Day Handicap


31st December 2016

Huncote Hash XC - 6.5 miles


7th January 2017

Leics County XC Championships

EA Membership Number required for entry

15th January 2017

Derby Runner XC Race 5 Sinai Park


29th January 2017

Barrow 6

LRRL Winter League Race 1

5th February 2017

Charnwood Hills 13 miles Fell Race



Welcome to Wigston Phoenix R C

Thursday 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.
Evington meet on Manor Rd in front of the Uni Sport Centre

8/12/16 Vicky Park
15/12/16 Vicky Park
22/15/16 Wigston
29/12/16 Vicky Park
Thursday Training/Social
Adam organized the winter training/social evening Thursday 1/12/16. A great evening of running,eating drinking and merriment was had by all! A return is planned for February next year..
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.
LRRL Men's Results
Wigston Phoenix men's teams finished the season with a real grandstand finish! The Vet Men climbing the table to finish third place in Division One, and the Seniors also securing third place in Division Two. Promotion next year gentlemen! Thank you to all who raced this season!
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 6/12/16
Linear Route

Tuesday 13/12/16
Victoria Park Routes
5.4 miles
7.5 miles
8.6 miles

Tuesday 20/12/16
Xmas lights run
3 waves - 18:45, 19:00, and 19:10. Aim is to all be in the Town Hall Square for a group photo at 19:40
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.