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Come run with us

We are a small, friendly running club located in Highworth near Swindon, catering for runners of all ages and abilities. Whether you want to compete in races from 5K to Marathon or simply have a gentle jog and chat, you'll find someone to join in with.

We meet on various days through the week with a session dedicated to beginners at 18:00 every Wednesday evening; wherever you run please ensure you follow these common sense guidelines.

For more detail, click on Information or email highworthrunningclub@gmail.com

 

Wickstead Wander 8 - date is confirmed....

The increasingly popular Wickstead Wander returns for the eighth year on Sun 27th Nov. This cross-country race is held in conjunction with Wickstead Equestrian Centre, which enables the runners to tackle a number of horse jumps whilst out on the course.

As in previous years fancy-dress is highly encouraged with HRC donating all proceeds from the race to the R.D.A.

An entry form can be downloaded to secure your place with electronic entries available soon.

Keep up-to-date with further notices / updates prior to race day on the HRC Facebook page.

 

Forthcoming club runs / sessions:

Sat 27th Aug - meeting 08:30 (NOTE EARLIER MEETING TIME) next to the Three Trees farm shop car park on the A346 (just past Esso garage, Chiseldon); various routes and distances will be available

Mon 29th Aug - meeting 18:30 at the athletics track behind the County Ground (home of Swindon Town F.C.); this week it is medium pyramids

Wed 31st Aug - the 18:00 group will be meeting at The Rec in The Elms, Highworth. The 19:00 group are meeting at the Jolly Tar, Hannington

Sat 3rd Sept - meeting 09:00 (BACK TO THE USUAL MEETING TIME) at the top of the High Street, Fairford; various routes and distances will be available

Sun 4th Sept - Chippenham half marathon is a Club Series named race

Mon 5th Sept - meeting 18:30 at the athletics track behind the County Ground (home of Swindon Town F.C.); this week it is cone running and relays

Wed 7th Sept - both the 18:00 group and the 19:00 group return to meeting at Vorda pre- school in Brewery Street, Highworth this week

Sat 10th Sept - meeting 09:00 in the old library car park at the top of Eastrop, Highworth; various routes and distances will be available

Mon 12th Sept - there is no track training this week due to the track being closed for resurfacing works

Wed 14th Sept - both groups will be meeting at Vorda pre- school in Brewery Street, Highworth. The 18:00 group will be meeting for the next round in the Beginners Club Series; everyone else meeting at 19:00

Sat 17th Sept - meeting 09:00 in the lay-by near the Trout Inn, Lechlade; various routes and distances will be available

Mon 19th Sept - there is no track training this week due to the track being closed for resurfacing works

Wed 21st Sept - both the 18:00 group and the 19:00 group will be meeting at Vorda pre- school in Brewery Street, Highworth this week

Sat 24th Sept - meeting 09:00 in the Ridgeway car park at the top of Ashbury Hill; various routes and distances will be available

Sun 25th Sept - Bradford-upon-Avon Lions Club 5km is a Club Series named race

Mon 26th Sept - there is no track training this week due to the track being closed for resurfacing works

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Quick Links:

HRC are now on Facebook

HRC support all races held by Grass Roots Events

Take advantage of some fantastic offers at the Highworth Recreation Centre

For all your personal fitness needs go to Fitness-4-U - Gary O'Brien is a member of the National Register of Personal Trainers and a past winner of the Swindon Half Marathon

After nutrition advice to supplement / enhance your running? Look no further than Nutrition The Only Way