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.
- Prizes won at Lancaster Castle Races
Red Rose Runners competed in the Lancaster Castle Half and 10k races. Jose Pinon Shaw finished 5th in the Half in an excellent 1.26.59 to be 2nd V45. Janine Needham matched his efforts with 30th place in 1.40.45 to finish as F35 winner. In the 10K Steve Bladon returned to…
- Runners Complete Yorkshireman Half Marathon
Starting in the village of Haworth, the Yorkshireman Half Marathon (14.5 miles) covers open moorland and the highest point in West Yorkshire. The route is partially flagged but the wise competitor will have recced the course prior to the event. Ben Donoghue finished first for Red Rose in a time…
- Ladies Win Inter Club Fell Title
The title of Inter Club Fell ladies champions 2014 has been successfully achieved by the senior ladies of Red Rose Road Runners. A series of four Inter Club fell races held every month from May through to August saw a nervous but strong ladies team take on the first of…
- Sports Day 2014 Results
Sports Day 2014 Results
- Red Rose at Fleetwood Half Marathon
Red Rose took on the Fleetwood half marathon with 19 runners, some taking on the distance for the first time. Ben Donoghue ran well for a top 20 place with a time of 1.21.18 with Jose Pinon Shaw just over powering Ken Addison in the latest stage of the race…