Earlsdon Running Club is a friendly and informal running club that likes to help beginners get off the ground and existing runners stay motivated. We’re here to motivate, educate and get you moving. We meet for all our runs at the Lean Body Vision studio.
WINTER TIMETABLE 2018
Meeting at the Lean Body Vision studio, 1 Earlsdon Avenue South, Coventry CV5 6DU
Monday 6.30pm Beyond beginners with Mel this is a pay as you go class designed for people who have completed our six week total beginners course or for people who don’t feel ready for the intermediate class. It’s a 3-4km continuous but slow and steady run. There is no pressure to keep up and it’s designed to help you go from interval running in beginners to continuous running in this class by slowing down your pace. £4 per class.
Monday 6.30pm total beginners with Zoe – A six week course getting you from a total beginner to a runner. £22 for six weeks. Scroll down for further details
Monday 7.30pm intermediate 5-8km with Hannah this is a pay as you go class £4. Exact distances are posted in the members facebook group and whatsapp group each week.
Thurday 7.30pm intermediate 5-8km with Liz this is a pay as you go class £4. Exact distances are posted in the members facebook group and whatsapp group each week.
Saturday 9am intermediate 8-10km these classes run every other week and are pay as you go £4 per class. Exact distances are posted in the members facebook group and whatsapp group each week.
NEXT BEGINNERS COURSES
MONDAY 6.30pm Mon 7th Jan 2019 – NOW SOLD OUT! please do not book on this course.
NEXT COURSE MONDAY 6.30pm 25th Feb 2019 – NOW OPEN 10 places left – read the details below to book on
A six week course getting you from a total beginner to a runner. This six week course uses walking and running to build up stamina and technique as well as going through breathing and other important running information to build confidence, strength and fitness. If you have always wanted to run or perhaps you used to run then come and join us. £22 for six weeks. THIS COURSE BOOKS UP VERY FAST SO EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org to book and secure your place (see details below)
TO BOOK ON TOTAL BEGINNERS 1. check availability above or email email@example.com to find out if there is a space on the course day and date you would like to book 2. Pay your £12 non refundable deposit using the paypal buttons below or you can arrange to do a bank transfer or pay cash by emailing us firstname.lastname@example.org. 3. Download and complete your PARQ exercise questionnaire and either email it to email@example.com or send it to the Lean Body Vision studio (1 Earlsdon Ave South) in an envelope with your name and which class (Monday or Saturday) and your contact number on. 4. Join our members Facebook group to stay up to date with changes, information or class cancellations. If your paypal email is not the same as your normal email please let us know. All course info will be emailed to you so please make sure we have your correct email address. PLEASE NOTE WE MUST HAVE YOUR FORM AND DEPOSIT TO SECURE YOUR PLACE. This course is extremely popular and books up quickly so make sure you email/whatsapp/post your form to us straight away. Please click the links below to pay your £12 deposit or if you prefer you can click to pay the full amount. Please note this course is very popular and bookings up quick so please be prompt with your payment so it doesn’t prevent someone else having the place. The remaining £10 will be due on the day of your course by cash. Your initial £12 deposit is non refundable but it is transferable to another course anytime up to 48 hours before the course starts. If you have any questions, please get in touch. We can’t wait for you to get started!
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1/2 Marathon training group – MON 7th JAN 2019 for Coventry Half Marathon – SOLD OUT!! please do not book on the course as it is now FULL Our half marathon training group will provide you with the following along side being able to add your training in with us at our usual classes and prices which will follow the training plan distances. Scroll down for a video with more info or to book.
- Private Facebook group with support, training tips and guidance
- Home workout videos from a personal trainer to help build your running strength
- Private Facebook live event to answer all your questions
- Training plan to get your from 7km to Half Marathon race ready
- Unlimited email support from a qualified personal trainer
- 5 x weekend runs to help you build distance (SAT 12/1, SAT 26/1, SAT 16/2, SAT 2/3, SAT 9/3). We will also be using the Cannock 10 mile race on 10th Feb as a training run. Entry to this at your own cost but it’s not essential to do it.
To join the half marathon group you just need to be able to run 7km continuously and confidently and commit to running three times a week. £30 fee includes, manual, facebook group access, unlimited email support, weekend distance runs and training plan. You can then access our training runs on Mondays and Thursdays for £4 per class or £35 for 10 classes. The Monday and Thursday intermediate classes will follow the training plan. CLICK HERE to join the private facebook group for the half marathon training. You can pay your fee in person in cash or with the link to paypal below (scroll down). Just email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions. Email email@example.com to book your place and get instant access to your training plan, e-manual and the Facebook group once the programme has launched. For further details scroll down to watch a video of Hannah explaining how the course works. THIS COURSE IS NOW SOLD OUT! PLEASE DO NOT MAKE PAYMENT
Link to enter the Cannock 5mile & 10 mile race on 10th feb CLICK HERE to go to their site
10km training group – SEPTEMBER 2018 COURSE NOW CLOSED – watch this space for the next date
- Private Facebook group with support, training tips and at home exercises.
- Training plan to get your from 5km to 10km race ready
- Facebook live event to answer any questions
- Unlimited email support from a qualified personal trainer
- 3 Saturday runs to help you build distance (Sat 15th Sept, Sat 29th Sept, Sat 6th Sept)
£15 fee includes, manual, facebook group access, unlimited email support, weekend distance runs and training plan. You can then access our training runs on Mondays and Thursdays for £4 per class or £35 for 10 classes. CLICK HERE to join the 10km training facebook group and then send your payment via bank transfer, paypal (scroll down) or in cash (contact us for bank details) or bring payment to the Lean Body Vision studio.
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Click below to watch our video about our half marathon training group
Click below to watch our video about our 10km training group
RACES we’re entering as a club and training for together this Winter 2018
Draycot water Santa Dash, Sun 16th Dec 2018, 5miles/8km Hundreds of people dressed as santa running round draycot water for one loop. We will also stop for a christmas drink in the cafe afterwards. CLICK HERE to enter
The Cannock Chase 5 or 10 mile race, Sun 10th Feb 2019 Our first time at this event. It is good timing for a training race for the Coventry Half if you’re doing the 10 miles or if you don’t fancy that there is a 5 mile route as well. CLICK HERE to go to their website to enter. £17 for 5 miles or £20 for 10 miles
Coventry Half Marathon, Sun 24th March 2019 Renamed for 2019 Coventry Festival of running, this is one of our favourite events of the year. This year there are other events including a 5km race added. CLICK HERE to go to their website
Regency 10km Sun 7th April 2019, Lemaington Spa A mixed terrain 10km which is another of our favourites. CLICK HERE to go to their website
Two Castles 10km Sun 9th June 2019, Warwick/Kenilworth A brilliant 10km that goes from Warwick castle to Kenilworth castles. CLICK HERE to visit their website
Birmingham Half Marathon Sun 13th Oct 2019, Birmingham A big, loud and bold run in Birmingham city centre, out towards Edgbaston and back. CLICK HERE to visit their website
Green Leek 10km, Date TBC, Leek Wooton A mixed terrain 10km from Burton Green primary school to Warwickshire Golf Club in Leek Wooton. Date not yet announced CLICK HERE to visit their website
Further information about our club COST – £4 pay as you go, £3.50 bulk buy (pay for 10 sessions upfront with a stamp card and use as you go along) £3 superbulk buy (£60 for 20 sessions) for beyond beginners and intermediate groups. Total Beginners course £22 for six weeks. Half marathon group £30. 10km group £15. CANCELLATIONS – If a session is not running for any reason we will post this on our Facebook group. Please CLICK HERE to join our Facebook group and get notifications. If you want to check outside of Facebook please text Hannah 07907781497 or to join our members whatsapp group please text the same number and ask to be added in. RUNNING LEVELS – We are here to help all running levels and have a beginners class for total beginners. If you’re unsure if you’re the right fitness level for any run PLEASE contact us. GETTING STARTED – For you to get started we just need your PARQ health questionnaire filled in and brought with you to your session and your payment. If you’re wanting to join a course please contact us first to check availability. See below for information on joining fees. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD YOUR PARQ HEALTH QUESTIONNAIRE JOINING FEE Currently FREE. Any changes from there on will be for new members only unless we become affiliated and a fee is due to UK Athletics. At this stage we are informal and want to keep the costs down for you so we are a non-affiliated club. PARKING There are a few parking spaces on the drive at the Lean Body Vision studio but we may use this space for warming up and there also maybe clients parked there using the studio so please use the free on street parking round the corner towards Wisteria Lodge or outside the studio on Earlsdon Ave South itself. Please be considerate of our neighbours when you park. If you have any questions please call Hannah on 07907781497 or email firstname.lastname@example.org