Ilkeston Running Club

Training

All training starts at 7pm from the Rutland Sports Park Ilkeston

We train on Tuesdays, Thursdays and meet informally at the weekend. All sessions, apart from the weekendruns start a 7pm prompt from the reception area of the Rutland Sports Park, Ilkeston near the bowling alley and fire station..

November Schedule.
29/11/2018 Laura Hickey leads. Back to the hills. What doesn't kill you only makes you stronger. Details to be confirmed.
22/11/2018

Speedwork with Ian Hunter. Details TBC meet at Rutland for 19:00

15/11/2018 Clover Attewell and John Hill lead. Meet at Rutland for Derby Road/Mapperley Village/ Nutbrook loop.
08/11/2018 Track Session with Ian Hunter. Details TBC meet at Rutland Sports 19:00
06/11/2018 Winter Handicap at Awsworth. Meet at Tesco car park 18:50 for warm up run to start. Dave Feely leads
01/11/2018

Darren Hayes leads Top and bottom canal run. Approx 5 miles. Head torch essential, trail shoes recommended meet at Tesco car park 19:00. Shorter loop also available.

October Schedule.
30/10/2018

Rachel Newton and Ian Stevenson lead tonight’s session.it is a Halloween special trail run to Shipley Park. Fancy dress optional, head torch essential. Meet at Rutland for 19:00

25/10/2018 Track Session details to be announced meet at the Rutland for 19:00 bring £2
23/10/2018

Emma Bennett leads some lovely hill reps up cardiac hill. Meet at Ilkeston hospital at 19:00 for run to the hill.

18/10/2018 Hills are your friends and so is Cathy as she leads this months hill session. Details to be announced.
16/10/2018

Meet at Black Horse Pub Mapperley Village at19:00. Richard Bower leads 5 mile mixed terrain loop from and back to the pub. Head torch essential trail shoes advisable. Drink in the pub afterwards if interested.

11/10/2018

Track Session details to be announced. meet at Rutland for 19:00 bring £2

09/10/2018

Kings and Queens. This popular run makes a welcome return. This time led by club Chairman Richard Iliffe and Debbie Woodhouse. Meet at club 19:00 for a run to the start

04/10/2018 Shipley wood Fartlek session. Led by Caroline Lawson. Meet at Ilkeston hospital for 19:00 start. Head torch essential.
02/10/2018 Winter 5K handicap. Meet at Tesco car park for 18:50. Steady run to start in Newton’s Lane
September Schedule.
27/09/2018 Track Session. Meet at the Rutland 19:00. Details to be confirmed bring £2
25/09/2018

Recce of the Winter handicap course. Good opportunity for those who have never run this to check out the route. Details to follow.

20/09/2018 Boot Camp strengthening session led by Laura Hickey. Meet at the Rutland 19:00
18/09/2018

Race the bus! Alan Bower,Richard Iliffe and Richard Bower lead the session where we race a service bus to Kimberley. 2 options: 1 on road led by Richard B with Alan as sweep runner. 2 Richard I leading an off road version. Can you beat the bus? Meet at Tesco Car Park at 18:45. Alan will be there from 18:30 for anyone wishing to warm up

13/09/2018 Track Session. Meet at the Rutland for 19:00. Details to be confirmed bring £2
11/09/2018

Richard Bower leads. Meet at club 19:00. Steady warm up run to Aldi then 20 minute tempo session. Run up Heanor road and get as far as you can within the 20 minutes. Run at a pace that is just below breathless. Steady recovery run back to club.

06/09/2018 What goes up? Yes our favourite hills are back. Richard Bower leads a hill session through Ilkeston. 5 different laps, each one starts at the Market Place and each hill gets harder! What more could you want. Meet at the Rutland 19:00
04/09/2018 Summer Handicap with Dave Feely. Last chance for a PB before we switch to the Winter course. Meet at Rutland at 19:00
August Schedule.
30/08/2018

Shipley XC route practice. Get ready for the XC season with a reccy of the Shipley BDL route. Trail shoes recommended and bring a head torch in case needed. Meet st Shipley visitor centre car park at 7pm.

28/08/2018

Away fun with Darren. Practice of new Goose Fair Gallop route. Meet at Rutland Sports Hall at 6.30 to lift share as limited parking available. We will park in the lay bys just of J27, just before the industrial park to jog down to America farm. Approx 10km route- trail or old running shoes recommended

23/08/2018 Track session. Meet at 7pm at Rutland. Don't forget your £2!
21/08/2018 Social run lead by Kate. Details to follow.
16/08/2018

Cathy leading an interval session - meet at Rutland at 7pm

 

***postponed to September!*** Interval/bootcamp session led by Laura. Meet at Rutland at 7pm. Expect sprints, squats and lunges!

14/08/2018 Handicap. Meet at Rutland at 7pm sharp to jog to the start.
09/08/2018 Track session at Rutland Sports Centre - don't forget your £2!
07/08/2018

BDL race - Shipley Cricket Club (DE75 7JH). 7.30 start. Meet at Rutland at 6.45 for lifts.

02/08/2018

Hill session with Richard Iliffe. Meeting at Shipley Park Visitor centre

July Schedule.
31/07/2018 Double or Quit practice run. Meet at Shipley Country Park (main car park) at 7pm.
26/07/2018 Track session meet at Rutland sports park 19:00
24/07/2018

Tuesday - BDL Heanor route practice. Meet at Ilkeston Hospital at 7pm. 

19/07/2018

Awayday run. Led by Dave Litchfield and Tony Donaldson. Run across the Chevin Hills with finish at Hollybush pub in Makeney Village.

17/07/2018 Away day run led by Rachel Newton and Ian Stevenson. Details to be confirmed
12/07/2018 Track Session at Rutland Sports park 19:00
10/07/2018 Summer Handicap race with Dave Feely. Meet at club 19:00hrs
05/07/2018

Nutbrook trail interval session lead by Laura. Meet at Rutland Sports Park at 7pm for a warm up jog to the Nutbrook. It will be a pyramid session, starting with 4 minutes of running down to 60 seconds, with breaks in between. As we may still be recovering from the BDL the focus will be on pacing, going out and back at the same pace.

03/07/2018 Carsington BDL. c.5 miles out and back at Carsington Water - Big Lane, Ashbourne, DE6 3JS. 7.30 start at Millfields car park. Please car share is possible, meeting at Rutland at 6.15
June Schedule.
26/06/2018

Tuesday - Away day run led by Debbie Woodhouse and Garry Gibson. This will be mostly off road taking in much of the local scenery. Meet at 7PM at White Hart pub West Hallam.

21/06/2018

Thursday - Hills are your friend. Led by Club captain Cathy Ayton

MFN hill reps! Yeah! 

Meet at at Ilkeston Hospital Heanor Road DE7 8LN 7pm to jog to the start. 

19/06/2018

Tuesday - Away day run led by Paul Whittleton and Dave Millington. Meeting at The White Hart in West Hallam, (Station Road, DE7 6GW) at 7pm. 5 mile largely off road route. Option of a drink at the pub afterwards. 

14/06/2018 Thursday - Track session details TBC
12/06/2018 Tuesday - Summer Handicap. Meet at Rutland soprts park for 19:00
07/06/2018

Thursday - Steady 10K post BDL run. Led by Richard Bower with Dawn Bower as sweep runner. Meet at Rutland sports park at 19:00 for loop out to Dale Abbey and back via Kirk Hallam

05/06/2018 Tuesday - BDL Denby 7:30pm start park at Denby Pottery DE5 8NX
May Schedule.
31/05/2018 Thursday - Speed / Interval session on the Nutbrook trail.
29/05/2018

Tuesday - Cathy lead Denby BDL recce for new members

meet at club at 6.40pm to car share or meet at Denby Pottery  visitors centre  Ripley DE5 8NX we have permission to park there. 

24/05/2018

Thursday Track session - Threshold Running + 1 mile time trial + stretching (bring towels/mats to lie on if you don't like the floor)

22/05/2018

Tuesday Kate's away run. Meet at the wharf in Shardlow on Wilne Lane DE72 2HG. 7.8km with an option to extend to 10km. Full details on Facebook page.

17/05/2018 Thursday ski-slope hill reps, Meet at Tesco at 7pm -Cathy
15/05/2018 Tuesday Richard Bowers Shipley park tour meet at Black horse Mapperlu
10/05/2018 Thursday Track session
08/05/2018 Tuesday BDL race
03/05/2018 Thursday Summer Handicap meet at Rutland or at start
01/05/2018

Tuesday Bluebell run, meet at Tesco Ilkeston to set off for 7pm approx 6 miles of mixed terrain, friendly social pace. Open invite to all, ran in Memory of Simon Davis.

April Schedule.
26/04/2018

Track session with Ian. Don't forget your £2! - Short fast 400's + good warm up and stretching

24/04/2018

Away run with Alison Parsons. Meet at the Risley Park pub at 7pm for a 10km run, followed by a refreshing pint.

19/04/2018

Fartlek session with Caroline. Meet at Ilkeston Hospital at 7pm. More details to follow, please see our Facebook page.

17/04/2018

****updated session*** meeting at Rutland to do a practice run of the updated BDL route. Please make every effort to attend to see the new course ahead of marshalling/running in May.

12/04/2018

Thursday night track session with Coach Hunter. Don't forget your £2!. The spring 1 mile time trial - come bank a time and see how you improve over the summer. Will also include warm up, the usual technique stuff and some stretching.

10/04/2018

BDL race time - the first of the summer league, hooray! This one is at Teversal, Carnarvon Street, Sutton in Ashfield, NG17 3HJ. 7.15pm start, meet at Rutland at 6pm to car share

05/04/2018 Hill training led by Cathy
03/04/2018

Handicap 5km. First of the summer route for 2018. Meet at Rutland ready to leave at 7pm sharp. Don't forget the pub quiz at the Rutland after

March Schedule.
29/03/2018 Dave Feely to reccy the summer handicap route meeting at the rutland
27/03/2018 Darren leading, 3 runs around cotmanhay 4.2 miles 5.8 miles and 7 miles routes something for everyone. Look out for the joggers they are invited to this one
22/03/2018 Thursday - Track session Rutland sports park. Don't forget your £2 - Ian Hunter session TBC
20/03/2018 Richard Bower Leads tonights run details to be arranged
15/03/2018

Speed session around the Industrial estate. Warm up jog there and a few stretches. 10 mins tempo.  Then a downward  pyramid, so full effort running for 5mins, 4mins, 3mins all with 90 second recovery x 2 swapping running direction on each set, steady jog back. Stretch off. Lead by Cathy, an element of self timing may be needed. 

13/03/2018 Heanor Road out and back lead by Laura. Meet at Rutland for a short jog to Heanor Road. Go at your own pace, 20 minutes out and 20 minutes back.
08/03/2018 Track night with Paul and Caroline
06/03/2018 Its the 1st Tuesday of the month so must be the handicap starting from Tescos Ilkestons carpark. Don,t forget quiz night at the rutland cottage after
01/03/2018 A hilly session doing Kings and Queens with Ian Cooper
February Schedule.
27/02/2018 Tonight's training will just be an easy run with Paul Whittleton around Shipley Park, Paul will be front running and Alison Parsons is tail running. There’ll be plenty of mustering so we can keep moving and no-one will be left behind. Head torches are a must. Cheers.
22/02/2018

Thursday - Track session Rutland sports park. Don't forget your £2 - Ian Hunter session TBC 

20/02/2018

Tuesday Beeston Route lead by Sarah meeting at Sainsburys Beeston NG9 2LA at 7pm 

15/02/2018 Thursday -Hills with Amy
13/02/2018

Tuesday- Darren Hayes leading meet at *Tesco* Ilkeston for 7pm. Top and bottom canal loop off road shoes and head torches needed. 

08/02/2018

Thursday - Track session Rutland sports park. Don't forget your £2 - Ian Hunter session TBC

06/02/2018

Tuesday - Winter Handicap. Meet at Tesco Ilkeston for warm up to start. 7pm - Dave Feely

01/02/2018

Thursday Shipley view loops. Speed session Meet at *Rutland cottage* pub at 7pm 

January Schedule.
30/01/2018

Tuesday - Heanor road out and back 20 mins each way. Meet at Rutland at 7pm cathy leading 

25/01/2018 Thursday Track session with Ian Hunter
23/01/2018

Tuesday Easy Run with Laura Bramcote Park. Meet at car park (NG9 3JT) at 7pm mostly lit paths but you may need a head torch for a small section. 

21/01/2018 BDL Trent Meadows 11am start
18/01/2018 Thursday Easy Run with Richard Bower, saving legs for BDL on Sunday.
16/01/2018

Tuesday Hilly loop with Cathy 

11/01/2018 Thursday Track session with Ian Hunter
09/01/2018

Tuesday easy run with Ian Coooper we will have a steady run to Kirk hallam then the slowest runner being the front runner for the loop around Kirk hallam.Every time we catch up the front runner fast run back 2 lamp post then steady run up to the front runner again repeat. The slower the front runner the better, all welcome 

04/01/2018 Thursday- hill session bath street with Cathy
02/01/2018 Tuesday - Winter Handicap, meet at Tesco at 7pm
December Schedule.
28/12/2017

No Official training 

26/12/2017 Boxing Day No training
21/12/2017

Thursday-  Graveyard dash with Paul W

19/12/2017

Tuesday Xmas fancy dress fun run hoasted by Natalie and Simon Kirk meet at market place at 7pm

14/12/2017

Thursday Track - Session TBC - Meet at Rutland to start at 7pm

12/12/2017 Tuesday- Winter Handicap meet at Tesco at 7pm
07/12/2017

Thursday- Threshold session with Paul Whittelton 

05/12/2017 Tuesday - Heanor road out and back
November Schedule.
30/11/2017 Paul Whittleton will be leading a Tempo session from the Rutland, Thanks paul for your hard work this month
28/11/2017 Darren Hayes will be leading a club run from the rutland details to be posted at a later date
23/11/2017 Track - Session TBC - Meet at Rutland to start at 7pm
21/11/2017 Darren Hayes will be leading a club run from the rutland details to be posted at a later date
16/11/2017

Paul Whittleton will be leading a Hill session up cardiac hill. Meet at either Mapperley Res or Ilkeston hospital to run to the start. 

14/11/2017 park at the ilkeston Hospital then to Shipley woods circuit fartleking -the route lit up t with twinkly lights (Head torches a must) run leader Caroline
09/11/2017 Track - Session TBC - Meet at Rutland to start at 7pm
07/11/2017 Winter handicap Meet at Tescos ilkestons car park 7pm
02/11/2017 Paul Whittleton will be leading an indian file session from the Rutland. Not sure ? come and find out what this is.
October Schedule.
31/10/2017

Tuesday 31st Kings and Queens

26/10/2017 Track - Session TBC - Meet at Rutland to start at 7pm
24/10/2017 Tuesday 24th quarry industrial estate route x 3 leaders
19/10/2017 Thursday- Heanor Road out and back. Due to fair meet and park at Tesco for 7pm
17/10/2017 Tuesday 17th lampposts x 1-2 leaders meet at Tesco