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This section of the site is dedicated to The Friends of Moorside Park Running Club.

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All ages and abilities are welcome to come along and join a very social, fun and welcoming group of people. Whether you’re a complete beginner or a seasoned runner it’s very much a non-competitive environment. Everyone is there to have some fun and get some exercise at the same time. There are no weekly fees, all that is required is that you are a member of the Friends of Moorside Park.

Apr 092018
 
Our membership runs from 1st May – 30th April and is £5 per year, £2 of this goes towards the Friends of Moorside Park and £3 goes towards ongoing running costs of Run Club. Any members who are under 18 will also need their parents/carer to complete a waiver form. If possible print and complete (more…)
Oct 082017
 
This year World Mental Health Day is Tuesday 10th October. There are many events out there which are helping to raise money for Mind, the charity that helps people who are experiencing and struggling with a mental health problem. One of our very own runners Keith Walters has made a huge effort to raise money (more…)
Oct 082017
 
This Tuesday 10/10/17 we will be meeting at the Bowling Club Pavilion Building in Moorside Park at 18:15 as it’s our #runandtalk event, which is a fantastic opportunity to come along & find out about our amazing run club. You can take part in the Moorside Mile (timed or not) or just come and join (more…)
Sep 152017
 
With World Mental Health Day coming up next month it seems fitting that I share an article I read in Runners World. It highlights that even when you are at your lowest you can still come back from it fighting and beat your fears and demons. I found this article really inspiring and hope anyone (more…)
Sep 052017
 
So tonight was the night of the 5k. We met at Crosby Lakeside Leisure Centre where 2 laps of the lake amount to 5k. Considering the weather had been awful for most of the day it turned out ok for the run, the only downside being the wind on the way up to and on (more…)
Aug 302017
 
The next 9 weeks of run club registration are now available for all to sign up to. Its quick and easy, simply follow the link below and register you’re coming. Run Together Registration It’s a great way for the run leaders to know who to expect on a weekly (if you cant make it and (more…)
Aug 292017
 
So tonight was the final week of our plan, a 25 minute run, a 3 minute walk and a 10 minute run to finish. Thankfully the weather wasn’t as hot as last week which made it much more bearable and Sarah and Gemma did an amazing job. To think that 10 weeks ago they were (more…)
Aug 232017
 
The Friends group are inviting anyone who has been to any of their fitness sessions (so whether its Circuits, Run Club, Yoga, Pilates, Tennis, Basketball etc) to come and help make a difference in the park. All of the sessions are offered on a subsidised basis thanks to funding and/or the hardwork of the committee/volunteers, (more…)
Aug 222017
 
So it was just myself and Gemma this week. Unfortunately for Gemma I’m no speedster and I’ve been on holiday for the past few weeks and not done any running! Thankfully she didn’t seem to mind too much! Once again the weather was really warm making it just that bit harder but she did a (more…)
Aug 152017
 
Well I found myself as with every week waiting in the park at the usual club meeting point and again not one member of C25K group could be seen! Tick tock tick tock until once again this week one lone runner was seen walking toward me. Sarah arrived ready to tackle week 8 and it (more…)