Red Rose Road Runners is a friendly and sociable running club based in Preston and the South Ribble areas. The club offers 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. We are seeking to increase the range of activities on offer.
Groups runs take place at various locations in and around Preston on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday 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 to accommodate 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.
Red Rose are one of the biggest clubs in the area and we encourage potential members to come along for a few training sessions before signing up.
- weekly roundup 19 November 2018
The Preston 10 mile race hosted by Preston Harriers took place on Sunday starting and finishing at Hutton Grammar School. Bright skies but a forceful breeze greeted the runners. Red Rose made up about 10% of the 508 runners and in a very strong field produced some excellent results. Simon…
- Run Geek and Errors
Two updates are worth a mention
The compilers of the weekly round ups are dependent on the information supplied by race results organisers. Sometimes there are errors in the published results. We always try to correct our errors so if you spot an error we can change then please let…
- Weekly Roundup 12 November 2018
Reuben’s Retreat, in the Glossop countryside, is an amazing Charity which provides a sanctuary that is a home-from-home for families coping with the serious illness of a child, providing respite breaks and the chance to build happy memories. Steve Bullows has run tirelessly this year for Reuben’s Retreat and this…
- Worden Park 10k 2019 is now open for booking
The next race will take place on Sunday 19th May 2019 for more details click here or down load our postal entry form here.
Are you ready?
- Weekly Roundup 5 November 2018
The final race in the Red Rose Grand Prix was the classic ‘Through the Villages’ race, celebrating its 35th anniversary. Starting in Wheelton and going through Brinscall, Abbey Village and back through Brinscall it is as tough as any road race in the North West. Measuring 8 miles 781 yards…
- Liverpool Cross Country 24th November
Liverpool XC uses different bib numbers to the other XC races. Pita needs to register everyone who wants to run. It would be really helpful if we knew just those going rather than having to enter everyone who has registered for XC so far. The cut off date is the…