TRC Weekly Bulletin – w/c 11th December 2023

Thursday Club Night Leaders

14th December: Xmas lights run around Alveston from Thornbury CC.  Moray Sloan will be the main leader. Arthur Renshaw to take a more leisurely group.

21st December  : Walking – Val / 5k– Carol M / 10 min – Suzy C / 9 min – Chris P / 8 min –Moray S / 7 min – Peter C

(If you would be interested in becoming a run group leader then please see Captain Nick Williams for more info)

Tea Rota  :    We are desperate for more people to step up to do tea ; you should only need to do it maybe once per year. Please see Arthur Renshaw 07810 300025

14/12 : No Tea. Away Day at Thornbury CC / 21/12 : Hannah Hamilton / 28/12 ; No Tea. TLC closed / 4/1/24 : Tom Witherbed / 11/1 : tba



  • Thursday 14th Dec. Away Day – Christmas Lights annual run. Thornbury CC 7pm
  • Sunday 17th Dec. Annual Mince Pie run around Wotton-Under-Edge
  • Thursday 28th Dec. Leisure Centre Closed. Meet top car park ready to run @7pm
  • Sunday 14th Jan. TRC’s Riverbank Rollick


  1. Xmas Lights run & party at Thornbury Cricket Club – Thursday 14th Dec 7pm

Be ready to run at 7pm from Thornbury CC. It will be a short run around Alveston to see the lights. Afterwards food be served with mince pies to follow. The cost of the food for Members will be covered by the Club. See your WhatsApp Group for more details and the form to complete if you intend having food . 2023 Xmas Lights Run & Food  (note Covid has caused a change of plan for the food!)

Also announcement of who has the Club London Marathon place.

  1. Annual Mince Pie Run around Wotton-Under-Edge – Sunday 17th December

All Groups meet at the Chippings Car Park in Wotton GL12 7AD. Different routes by each group with a a Leader from 07.30 onwards to be back at the car park for 11.00 for Mince Pies & Coffee. Note that you can bring along your dog for these runs and the walk.

The ‘Fast & Furious’ Group. Starting at 08.00 for about 3 hours Led by Rob Watkins.

The Ros & Jo Group. Starting at 07.30; same route as Fast & Furious but slower. Led by Ros & Jo.

The ‘cut down Traditional Route’ Group. Starting at 08.30. About 10 miles Led by Moray Sloan  

The ‘Hilly & Muddy’ Group. Starting at 09.00. about 6 miles. Led by Arthur Renshaw

The Walking Group. Starting at 09.15 a steady 4 mile walk led by Judy Mills (Author of ‘Day Walks in the Cotswolds’)

Christmas outfits are encouraged. Please bring food and drink and be back in the Chippings car park by 11.00

  1. Cross Country (Gloucester League)

Check with the What’s App group or with Hannah Hamilton for the latest details

  • Saturday 6th January Cotswold Farm Park
  1. Park run of the Month

Full list of 2024 park runs of the month is here..

Next three months are shown below:

Jan 6th    Severn Bridge

Feb 3rd   Wotton       

March 2nd  Rogiet     

  1. National Running Show 21/22 January 2024 – Birmingham NEC

Get your tickets early with 50% discount using the promotion code ‘SCIMITAR’