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Welcome to our Running Club based in the heart of Manchester. Watch the video to see the club through the eyes of one of our members. We are a group of around 300 individuals ranging from fast club runners to the run walkers with all abilities in between. Young and old we all have a shared passion for what we do and a culture of support which you won’t find in any other running group. We welcome all, whatever your ability we can provide you an enjoyable home with the advice and a group of friends you need to get the most out of your running. If you want to try us out, just pop along to one of our sessions or get in touch.

Running from DepressionMindful of Community

Depression and anxiety are things which are very common and yet still not openly talked about. A recent hot (not new) topic is that of mindfulness. That is; only thinking about the here and now as the past is gone and the future is yet undecided. It isn’t just a philosophical re-orientation but a pragmatic doctrine. One way to reduce the racing away of the mind into states of anxiety where we worry read more…

Central Lancs Half Marathon – Race reportBy Neal Wainwright

So this is the race, that 3 weeks into marathon training, many of us were dreading as A) we’ve done barely any long runs in the last few months, and B) we’ve eaten a shed load of food over Christmas and drank way, way too much. Chorlton had 46 runners entered, however there were a number of dropouts due to injuries, or a reluctance to get out of bed early on a Sunday. Nonetheless, 33 brave read more…

Chorlton Runners – Bollywood Birthday BashPARTY PARTY PARTY

  It’s that time of year again and celebration of our 11th birthday. Chorlton Irish Club 17 High Lane, M21 9DJ Manchester, United Kingdom 15th Jan at 19.00. No food so eat before arrival. This year with a difference, we are celebrating at the Irish Club and having Bollywood Dancing Entertainment so make a maharajah costume or sew up a sari! It’s time to party. Glitz and glam is good. Go read more…