About us

Sandbach Striders was born back in 2003. Since the early days, membership has grown with a firm ethos of the club being not just about running but social activities as well. The club is affiliated to UK AAA and has its own qualified coaches. Many other special events take place on various nights too.

The club meets on Wednesdays at 18:30 and Sundays at 09:00 at Elworth Cricket Club.

Whilst many members compete in races from 5k to Marathons, the emphasis remains purely on keeping people motivated and having fun. Why not scan through our race reports to see what we’ve been up to? Having read them, you’re sure to see why Sandbach Striders has developed the motto of being

"No Ordinary Running Club!"

Saturday, 14 March 2015

Club Trip! Dig Deep Camping Weekend 15/08/2015

This year we will be returning to Dig Deep for our Annual Camping trip. 

It was a brilliant weekend last year, being able to support the runners on both day's regardless of whether they run on the Saturday or the Sunday. 

It is held on the weekend of the 15th and 16th August and is on the outskirts of Sheffield, you have the choice of coming for the day or camping, camping is available on Friday and Saturday nights, with a small charge (last year £5 per night).

Dig Deep is a weekend festival of races and all things running in some of the most beautiful trails in the UK. You take your pick from 4 fantastic races, which suit all fitness and running abilities, so anyone can take part:-

10k trail Challenge - Sunday 16th
12.12 miles Challenge - Sunday 16th 

or one of Ultra's, either 30 miles or 60 miles - Both Held on the Saturday

Karen has managed to secure discounts codes for all the races, please check your email or contact Karen for more details or if you have any questions about the weekend.

Please take a look at the website, http://www.digdeepraces.co.uk/PeakDistrict