11th October 2015
11th October 2015
Great Eastern Run Half Marathon
18th October 2015
Birmingham Half Marathon
25th October 2015
Worksop Halloween Half Marathon
25th October 2015
Leicester Full & Half Marathon
Online entry open
30th October 2015
The Skeleton Run (5 mile)
1st November 2015
7th November 2015
Seagrave Wolds Challenge 15.7 miles
14th November 2015
Dirt Half Challenge (Half Marathon)
15th November 2015
Beacon Trail Half Marathon
WelcomeWelcome 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.
Winter trainingWith the nights lengthening we begin our winter training. Sessions start at 7 pm from a variety of venues:
Victoria Park - meet by the Recycling Centre on Victoria Park Road (near St Leonards Road)
Wigston - meet in the car park of the Elms
8/10/15 Vicky Park
15/10/15 Vicky Park
29/10/15 Vicky park
Web pageNicky Whitehead has agreed to help with keeping the web page up to date with news, results, photos etc.
If you have anything you want adding just let him know by telling him at the club or sending him a quick email at email@example.com.
Training weekend6-8 November 2015 Cromer. Following a successful trip to the North Norfolk Coast last year we're going back this year! The sign up sheet is out, but unfortunately full already. Get your name down on the stand-by list. £50 Deposit to be paid by 15th September to secure your place. Places with no deposit paid, by this date, will be offered to those on the stand-by list. Total cost for 2 night B&B and evening meal will be around £100 (tbc)
Latest ResultsHermitage 10km times are up on the results page
Rainbows 100 lap ChallengeThanks to all who ran and volunteered (Denise Muddimer; Pete and Emma Long; Steve and Michelle Clarke; & Dave Wilmot) on Friday evening (10/7/15) - all helped Dave Muddimer's event to be really successful and raised funds for the Rainbows Hospice. See news for our Team's 400m lap times.
Website is BackAfter a few technical gremlins, our website is back up and running. There may still be some issues, which we will resolve as we come across them. And a whole new look website will be along later this year.
2015 AGMThis years AGM took place on Tuesday 03rd February 2015. Pete Sylvester was re-elected as chair (unopposed), as were Secretary Dean Hassall and Treasurer Rob Nurse.
Club KitWe 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.
Tuesday Training RoutesTo 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 29/9/15 routes will be the "Saffron Lane" routes.
Shorter 5.6 miles (5.1 miles without the Windley/Shackerdale loop)
Medium 6.1 miles
Longer 7.1 miles
If you have ideas for routes let Clive know!
Monday Evening Track SessionWestend Runners are holding track sessions at Saffron Lane on Monday evenings 19:00
These are now open to our runners to attend as these sessions are now being shared with some other clubs, one if which is Wigston Phoenix.