3rd June 2016
Norman Bennett 3 Mile Handicap
Saffron Lane Track Race for Club Members
5th June 2016
LRRL Summer League Race 3
11th June 2016
Wollaton Park 10K
12th June 2016
Two Castles Run (10K)
Online registration opens 01/03/2016 at 12:00
14th June 2016
17th June 2016
Beacon Hill Solstace Run (5 Mile approx)
26th June 2016
3rd July 2016
Brocks Hill XC Challenge
7.5km XC charity run
6th July 2016
LRRL Summer League Race 4
8th July 2016
Rainbow's 100 lap Challenge
Mixed 400m relay team challenge.
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.
Training weekend20-22 May Hartington Hall YHA. STILL PLACES AVAILABLE. See Social events for further details.
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)
Suggested Tuesday Routes 24/5/16
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
Suggested Tuesday Routes 31/5/16
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!
Summer trainingWith 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.
26/5/16 - Meet at Manor Rd track as normal - moving onto Shady Lane arboretum for some hill reps.
2/6/16 - Track session Manor Rd - 300m reps with 100m recovery (remember it's the handicap on the 3rd!)
9/6/15 - Saddington Hill reps, meet at 7pm Saddington Reservoir, in the lay by behind the sailing club.
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.
2016 LRRL Winter/Summer RacesSummer~~~~~
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