Joining the club

You are most welcome to come along & give us a try! Contact any one of us & we will see you at a training run! Contact details here


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Check out whats going on with the Halstead Road Runners.



Voted 3rd Best in the UK, our scenic marathon is a hit with Runners


Club calendar

Races and events. Links to detailed content. Maps and directions to venues.


Latest results are published in our blog pages

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Our Marathon has been generously supported over the last 24 years. Our aim has been to ensure many local charities benefit from the race. Monies donated to our chosen charities has totalled over £91,500 to date. Many thanks for your continued support. This year promises to be bigger & better- a bulging goodie bag awaits!

Have you run a race this weekend? If so, don’t forget to send your results before 18:00 on a Sunday evening to our press lady, Nicole Smith who will write a report and get it published. Come on, don’t be shy! Email [email protected]

Don’t be seen without your club colours. The club has vests, tees and long sleeved shirts available with logo in our visually outstanding yellow. Kit is available from Andy Carter – most club nights. Very reasonable prices!

We are a very friendly club who welcome anyone no matter what your age or ability. We have a very mixed membership of abilities from marathon runners to Mr & Mrs Average who want to keep fit, shed a few pounds while making new friends in the progress. Running is a great form of exercise and you will love the freedom of the open roads and countryside while running with friends.

Stay in touch with Halstead Road Runners community via text messaging! Find out who is running a race, organise car shares, last minute training runs & general information. Either give your mobile number to Chris Hill or join ‘WhatsApp’ on your phone to access all the gossip! Mobile No. 07518731308.

Are you new to running or returning after a break? Halstead Road Runners are putting on Wednesday evening try it out runs for all interested. These sessions are very relaxed affairs, a gentle run of no more than 1-2 miles at a pace to suit everyone! If you are still keen after a few weeks, we encourage you to join the fold! Contact event organiser Caroliena Cameron on [email protected]for more information or via contacts page. New year, new you!

1401, 2019

Double Header

January 14th, 2019|0 Comments

It was a double header cross country weekend for the Halstead Road Runners which kicked off with a trip to Epping Forest. The course was extremely muddy in places. The ladies had their best result [...]

801, 2019

Essex Senior Cross Country Championships

January 8th, 2019|0 Comments

The 2019 race calendar got off to a start with the Essex Senior Cross Country Championships at Writtle College on Saturday. For the first time, in line with UK Athletics recommendations, men and women raced [...]

201, 2019

Marathon Man

January 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

Marathon Man Andy Wilmot returned to the Great Barrow Challenge in Suffolk for the Xmas Triple Tipple marathon series to end 2018.  Wilmot is amazingly consistent in his pacing and finished the consecutive series of [...]

1712, 2018

Chilly XC

December 17th, 2018|0 Comments

Horseheath Point to Point course was the venue for the 3rd fixture in the Essex Cross Country League and the last cross country race before Christmas. The venue is completely exposed to the elements leaving [...]