Happy New Year - 2021 Memberships are now due, complete yours here.

Burnden Road Runners founded in 1985 - friendly running club that that welcomes runners of all abilities based in Smithills. road running - fell running - cross country - track & field


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January 11, 2021 78

2021 Membership Due

Happy New Year, 2021 memberships are now due, our membership runs from the 1st January for a year. Membership fees for 2021 are due on the 1st January 2021 the cost is £26 which includes registration with England Athletics. A reduced concessionary fee of £16…
December 17, 2020 113

PB and second place Category Finish for Jenni

Just four weeks after her first 30 minute challenge, in her second attempt, Jenni Partington again took to the streets, this time achieving a new person best of 5,710 metres which is a whopping 550 metre improvement and earned her a second place in her W40…
December 12, 2020 130

4th PB in a row for Trevor

The cold weather and a few injuries meant that only 6 members managed the 30 minute challenge last weekend. Nothing, it seems, was going to stop Trevor Eagle from completing his 4thconsecutive PB in just his 6th run. Trevor added another 75 metres onto last…
Dec 03, 2020 143

Training returned

Training returns this Saturday morning at Moss Bank Park, we are meeting at 9am and on…

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Jan 06, 2021

Garstang Gallop Postponed

If anyone has entered the popular Garstang Gallop please be aware it has been postponed until 13th June 2021. Refunds are available if you get in touch with the race organiser before 14th January…
Oct 24, 2020

Training Returned!

Great to see everyone back for our 1st Club Session under COVID secure environment this morning (Moss Bank Park). The grass area held up well but light trail shoes are definitely the of choice when…
Sep 20, 2020

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Bad weather hits the weekly challenge

Friday 15th January 2020 Just 5 Burnden runners managed a run last weekend, our lowest turnout in the 17 weeks that we have been participating in the 30 minute challenge. If only the weather would get better/drier/warmer! Tony Wall (6,560 metres) was 1st in…

British Masters Virtual 10K

As expected the conditions underfoot were not great for the British Master's Virtual 10K Challenge and extending the time period for a couple of days didn't really do anyone any great favours. It did however mean that 6 members managed to complete the…

race report #300

Saturday 15th August 2020 LOWTHER TRAIL HALF MARATHON For the first time since the lock-down started in March some Burnden runners were able to compete in a non-virtual race at last weekend’s Lowther Trail Half Marathon. Don’t get me wrong, the virtual races…

race report #299

Tuesday 30th July 2020 BRITISH MASTERS VIRTUAL 5k RELAYS Although road racing, as we know it, hasn’t been taking place this last few month’s that doesn’t mean that there hasn’t been any competitions to enter! The British Master’s Virtual 5K Relays were held…