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Grange Road, Christchurch,

BH23 4JD Dorset, UK

We are a small (approx. 40 runners) friendly running club who meet at the East Christchurch Sports and Social Club, BH23 4JD (mostly on Wednesdays - both lunchtime and evening) and also at local parkruns (Bournemouth, Moors Valley, Brockenhurst and Lymington).

Everyone is welcome, no matter what your standard, and all of the club events are designed to give all an equal chance to excel.

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Club Events for the current Quarter

All Wednesday events at 12:30 and 18:00

- meet at ECSSC, BH23 4JD




5th Apr

Monthly Run (normal)

Gary Moore (Lunchtime)

12th Apr

Cross Country

Paul Snell (Evening)

19th Apr


Julia Marsh (Lunchtime)

26th Apr

Mile Relay

Graham Penneck (Lunchtime)

3rd May

Monthly Run (Reverse)

Julian Stevens (Lunchtime)

10th May

Beach Run

Tracy Linney (Lunchtime)

17th May

Pace Judgement

Nick Glassock (Lunchtime)

19th May



19th May

10k Water station


24th May


Theresa Holden

31st May

Two Lakes Run

Graeme Stringer (Lunchtime)

7th June

Monthly Run (Handicap Start)

Caroline Christopher (Lunchtime)

14th June


Multi-Point Course

Louise Wallis (Evening)

21st June

Kiss and Part

Steve Chorley (Lunchtime)

28th June


Graham Penneck (Lunchtime)

Graeme Stringer's 250th parkrun


Well done Graeme. 250 parkruns at 29 different courses. Partner Linda is very close behind with 238 parkruns at 30 different courses


The following Voronoi Diagram shows Graeme and partner Linda's 30 different parkruns shaded in orange with 32 additional parkruns by other Christchurch Runners shaded in green (including one in Singapore and one in Australia).


Paul Snell and Linda Dowell - the club's London Marathon runners this year (2017), with their medals at Lymington parkrun. Paul is also wearing his emergency £12 marathon shoes which he bought the previous evening !