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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

Online entries are now open; postal entries can also be completed by downloading an entry form. Already entered? The current list of online entries received is here.

 

Forthcoming club runs / sessions:

Mon 2nd Oct - meeting 18:30 at the athletics track in Swindon (behind the County Ground, home of Swindon Town FC); this week it is 400m reps

Wed 4th Oct - both the 18:00 group and the 19:00 group will be meeting at Vorda pre- school in Brewery Street, Highworth

Sat 7th Oct - meeting 09:00 in the car park at Mouldon Hill country park for a JC Autumn Amble

Sun 8th Oct - both the Bournemouth half marathon and the Bournemouth marathon are named races in the 2017 Club Series

Mon 9th Oct - meeting 18:30 at the athletics track in Swindon (behind the County Ground, home of Swindon Town FC); this week it is 600m reps

Wed 11th Oct - the 18:00 group will be meeting at Vorda pre-school, in Brewery Street, Highworth for the next round in the Beginners Club Series; everyone else will meet at Vorda for 19:00

Sat 14th Oct - meeting 09:00 in the car park next to the Three Trees farm shop (just past the Esso garage on the A346 at Chiseldon); various routes and distances will be available

Sun 15th Oct - the Grittleton 10km is a named race in the 2017 Club Series

Mon 16th Oct - meeting 18:30 at the athletics track in Swindon (behind the County Ground, home of Swindon Town FC); this week it is JC reps

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

Sat 21st Oct - meeting 09:00 in the old library car park at the top of Eastrop, Highworth; various routes and distances will be available

Mon 23rd Oct - meeting 18:30 at the athletics track in Swindon (behind the County Ground, home of Swindon Town FC); this week it is medium pyramids

Wed 25th Oct - both the 18:00 group and the 19:00 group will be meeting at Vorda pre-school in Brewery Street, Highworth. Club constitution states that we do hill reps on the last Wed of the month....it's the law

Sat 28th Oct - meeting 09:00 in the Bowls Club car park in Shrivenham; various routes and distances will be available

Mon 30th Oct - meeting 18:30 at the athletics track in Swindon (behind the County Ground, home of Swindon Town FC); this week it is 7 + 5 reps

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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