Red Rose Road Runners are a friendly and sociable running club based in Preston and the South Ribble areas. As a club we can offer a relaxed environment enabling you to improve your running ability with a variety of different types of training and events. Although the word “road” appears in our name, we also participate in cross country, trail, off-road and fell running.
Groups runs take place in Preston on Tuesday, and Bamber Bridge on Thursday, while members often organise their own runs at weekends. During the summer, we also have a number of runs in the local countryside. You will be encouraged to run at your own pace due to our mixed range of abilities and experience.
Group support will keep you motivated and having people to run with will encourage you to get out of the door when you don’t feel like it. Running with like-minded people means that you are able to discuss injuries, targets, races, ambitions and other running issues. It also provides the bonus of being safer, particularly for female runners.
- Weekly Roundup 20th April 2015
The Manchester Marathon was the main event of the weekend. In good conditions on a fast course, the best performance of the day was undoubtedly Alan Jolly, who ran a brilliantly paced race to finish in a fantastic time of 2.54.49. Michael Pate also excelled himself with a PB by…
- Cross Country Presentation Evening
The Cross Country Presentation Evening will be held on Friday 17th April, 8pm at Bamber Bridge CCM Club, Aspden Street, Bamber Bridge, PR5 6TA.
Ticket are £6 for adults and £4 for juniors.
A buffet is provided at 8, and the presentation will take place from 8:30.
Cross county league…
- Weekly Roundup 6th April 2015
The Good Friday, Caldervale 10 mile is always a good test at this time of the year. Red Rose, Andrew Christie ran an excellent time of 68.14 to be 27th overall. Jill Jefferson was close to her best again and came in 7th Lady and first in her age category in a…
- Weekly Roundup 30th March 2015
Free meat and potato pie, mushy peas and gravy at the finish of the Muddy Bottoms 9 and 17 mile event seem to have been the highlight for many of the participants of this gruelling event. Pouring rain, howling wind and stinking mud were all made bearable because of the…
- Weekly Roundup 23rd March 2015
What an amazing lot of runners the Red Rosers are, from parkrun to ultras, roads to mountains, there was a runners flying the Red Rose flag this weekend. Supporting, cheering, volunteering, encouraging one another, laughing, having fun. What a club. Brilliant!
At the Garstang Gallop 7 mile race John Naylor…