upcoming events

28th May 2017

Liverpool Rock N Roll Marathon + Half Marathon

4th June 2017

Swithland 6

LRRL Summer League Race 3

11th June 2017

Two Castles Run (10K)

Online registration opens 01/02/2017 at 12:00

13th June 2017

Rothley 10K


16th June 2017

Beacon Hill Solstace Run (5 Mile approx)

19:30 Start

18th June 2017

Prestwold 10K

5th July 2017

Hungarton 7

LRRL Summer League Race 4

7th July 2017

Draycote Water 7


11th July 2017

Watermead Challenge


28th July 2017

Grim Reaper (Ultra)

40/70 or 100 Miles (26 hour time limit)


Welcome to Wigston Phoenix R C

Pub Runs
The First Thursday Night pub run is scheduled for 4th May 2017. The run will start at 7pm from the Bradgate Arms in Cropston. Please be there by 6:50pm. Meal/social afterwards in the pub 8:30 pm.Sandra Long is organizing the run. Please see the sign-up sheet and menu choices at the club on Tuesday.
Summer League On-line entries

The Summer League Entries are beginning to trickle through: The following races are now open to enter:

Hungarton 7, Wednesday 5th July
Hermitage 10k, Sunday 13th August

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.
2016 Club Awards Evening
Friday 27/1/17
Congratulations to all the award recipients and everyone who achieved a County Standard. Big thank you to Robert and Charlie for organising. Thanks to all who came, a great night was had by all!See News for list of award winners and Standards.
Tuesday Training Routes
To help members plan their training schedules we will try to publish the routes for the next sessions.

23/05/17 This Tuesday's routes

Foston (5.5 miles) out to the canal, over the fields to Foston and back via Kilby Bridge
Rosebank (6.5 miles) out to the canal, over the fields to Countesthorpe-Foston and back via Kilby Bridge
Rosebank (7.5 miles) out to Peatlng Lodge
An alternative less 'fieldsy' route, Options from 4.8-6.7 miles

30/05/17 Tuesday's routes

Kilby 7:
Kilby 8:
Kilby 9
Cooks Lane (4.6 miles)

Thursday Winter Training
Summer's Here!
Manor Road track, meet by the observatory next to the 'running track' at the University Sports Centre on Manor Rd for a 7pm start.

04/5/17 - Manor Road Track (800m reps)
11/5/17 - Manor Road Track (300m reps)
18/5/17 - Manor Road Track (400m reps
25/5/17 - Manor Road track (600m reps)
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.