upcoming events

2nd April 2017

Loughborough Half Marathon

09:00

2nd April 2017

Greater Manchester Marathon

09:00

9th April 2017

Belvoir Half Marathon, Hose

10.00am

9th April 2017

Derbyshire 10k

Dreby County Football Ground (9.00am)

23rd April 2017

London Marathon

30th April 2017

Livingston Relays

Ladies' and Men's Relay Race

30th April 2017

Leicester Big 10K

Abbey Park

1st May 2017

Woodhouse May Day Challenge 13.5 miles

9.30am

1st May 2017

Milton Keynes Marathon + Half Marathon

10.00am

7th May 2017

Westend 8

Summer League Race 1

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Welcome to Wigston Phoenix R C

LRRL LEAGUE STANDINGS AFTER STILTON
See the news page for the current League standings. We are doing pretty well so far, especially the ladies! The Vet Ladies in Division 2, 1st in the table!
AGM, 28/2/17
The AGM was held at 8:15pm on Tuesday 28/2/17.
Cheryl Johnson was elected as Ladies' Captain. There was also a proposal from Clive Jones to change the date Club subscriptions are due, this was carried unanimously
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.
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.

28/3/17 Pork Pie


4.7 mile
http://gb.mapometer.com/running/route_3968106.html
5.8 mile
http://gb.mapometer.com/running/route_3968117.html
6.8 mile
http://gb.mapometer.com/running/route_3968113.html

04/4/3/17 Manor Road


5.2 mile
http://gb.mapometer.com/running/route_3971582.html
6.6 mile
http://gb.mapometer.com/running/route_3968137.html
7.2-7.7 mile
http://gb.mapometer.com/running/route_3968141.html
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 (see the social events page for further details)
Wigston meet in the Elms carpark for a 7pm start.
Evington meet on Manor Rd in front of the Uni Sport Centre

9/3/17 Wigston
16/3/17 Victoria Park
23/3/17 Victoria Park
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.
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.
90th County Cross Country Championships
Saturday 7th January 2017
Thank you all who ran for the club. We had a Senior ladies' team (Charlie Austin [5th], Jo Sanders [7th] and Emma Prusek [27th]) and a Masters men's team (Andy Peet [15th], Clive Jones [43rd], Rob Gregory [58th] and Dean Hassall [68th. It was a fairly flat course, very wet in places with long stretches of sapping mud!
Full results:
http://www.lraa.org.uk/media/43565/2017_county_xc_results_v4_website.pdf