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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

 

Date for your diary - Wickstead Wander

Our popular Wickstead Wander race returns on Sun Nov 5th; this race has welcomed runners from far and wide in recent years, with an increasing number taking to donning their best fancy dress outfits for this event.

The route takes in part of the Wickstead Equestrian Centre and as such all proceeds from this race are donated to the R.D.A

Postal and online entries will be available soon....

 

Forthcoming club runs / sessions:

Wed 23rd Aug - the 18:00 group will be meeting at The Rec, in The Elms, Highworth; everyone else will meet at 19:00 in the car park of the Rose & Crown, Ashbury

Sat 26th Aug - meeting 09:00 in the car park next to Three Trees farm shop, Chiseldon (just past the Esso garage on A346); various routes and distances will be available

Mon 28th Aug - there will be no track session this week

Wed 30th Aug - the 18:00 group will be meeting at The Rec, in The Elms, Highworth; everyone else will meet at 19:00 in the car park of the Jolly Tar, Hannington

Sat 2nd Sept - meeting 09:00 in the Bowls Club car park in Shrivenham; various routes and distances will be available

Sun 3rd Sept - the Swindon half marathon is a named race in the 2017 Club Series

Mon 4th Sept - there will be no track session this week

Wed 6th Sept - the 18:00 group will be meeting at The Rec, in The Elms, Highworth; everyone else will meet at 19:00 in the car park of the Trout Inn, Lechlade

Sat 9th Sept - meeting 09:00 in the old library car park at the top of Eastrop, in Highworth; various routes and distances will be available

Sun 10th Sept - the New Forest 10km, the New Forest half marathon, the New Forest marathon and the Chippenham half marathon are all named races in the 2017 Club Series

Mon 11th Sept - meeting 18:30 at the athletics track in Swindon (behind the County Ground, home of Swindon Town FC); this week it is small pyramids

Wed 13th Sept - the 18:00 group will be meeting at The Rec, in The Elms, Highworth for the next round in the Beginners Club Series; everyone else will meet at 19:00 outside Vorda, post run we will head to the Rose & Crown, in The Elms

Sat 16th Sept - meeting 09:00 in the car park at the top of the High Street in Fairford; various routes and distances will be available

Mon 18th Sept - meeting 18:30 at the athletics track in Swindon (behind the County Ground, home of Swindon Town FC); this week it is CC reps

Wed 20th Sept - both the 18:00 group and the 19:00 group will be meeting at Vorda pre- school in Brewery Street, Highworth

Sat 23rd Sept - meeting 09:00 in the Ridgeway car park at Foxhill; various routes and distances will be available

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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