Running Groups

Running Groups across the county


Plymouth Groups


If you've ever thought about running a 5K, but aren't really sure how to start training, or need some motivation, here's your chance!  5K and 10k training groups for runners of any level! Whether you've never run a day in your life, or you have set your sights on a 5K or 10k goal, these groups are designed especially for you!!


Sessions will cost just £2 per week and all money collected will go to Cancer Research UK.


Groups are free to anyone doing Race for Life, haven't signed up yet? Click here to sign up


Beginner- The following running groups are suitable for beginners

Day

Time

Meeting Point

Suitable for

Group Leader

Cost

Monday

5.30pm

Windsor House reception, Tavistock Road

Beginners

Sarah Robinson

Free

Monday

6pm

Woodview Campus, Whitleigh

All abilities, including beginners

Joanne Escott

Free

Monday

6.15pm

Plymouth Life Centre, Central Park

All abilities including beginners

Julie Pinch

£2

Monday

6.15pm

Brickfields Sports Centre

Beginners

Marion Moxhay

Free

Wednesday

6pm

UCP Marjon Sports Centre, Derriford Road

All abilities including beginners

Joanne Escott

Free

Wednesday

7pm

Coypool park and Ride car park, Plympton

All abilities including beginners

Cliff Morgan

Free

Thursday

5.30pm

Ballard House

Beginners

Lesley Crocker

Free

Thursday

6.15pm

Plymouth Life Centre, Central Park

All abilities including beginners

Julie Pinch

£2

Friday

9.30am

Saltram House car park, Plympton

Intermediates

Helen Jordan

Free


Contact Nyrene Dudley on 01752 307028 or nyrene.dudley@plymouth.gov.uk for further information on any of the run groups above. 

Exeter Groups








Quay to Fitness 

Day - Monday
Time - 6.15pm
Meeting Point - Quay Climbing Centre, Terracina Piazza, Exeter, EX2 8AX
Run Leader Contact - Alison: 01392 662823 / alison@business-practice.co.uk and Mike: 07791 691338 / m.feighan@nhs.net

£8 for the 8 week course, payable in advance. This course is suitable for absolute beginners. 16+ age group, no dogs or buggies.

Beer and Back Run

Day - Thursday - OCT 16TH & NOV 13TH (To be repeated thereafter if well supported)
Time - Arrive by 6.50pm
Meeting Point - Tap Room, Exeter Brewery, Cowley Bridge Road, Exeter. EX4 4NX

18+ age group, run at your own risk, no headphones!
FREE RUN - But bring your beer money!

RUNNING CLUB
Why not keep in shape with Football in the Community’s running club, City Striders?

Catering for all ages, the club meets at St James Park every Thursday evening at 6.30pm before going out for an hour of running, mixing endurance training with conditioning and speed work.

We are currently working on a variety of 5 mile routes, with each weekly session only costing £2.

For more information, contact Jamie Vittles on jamie.vittles@exetercityfc.co.uk.