Our Club

We are a friendly club based in Wirksworth, near Matlock, in the heart of Derbyshire which aims to provide running opportunities for all, encourage people to achieve their goals, whilst having fun and making new friends.

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Langdale Half Marathon 24th October

Langdale Half Marathon 24th October

Wirksorth's Elaine Stone put together a fantastic performance today on the Langdale Half Marathon in the Lake District.  Here is Elaine's report: Here’s a photo of me about to set off on the Langdale Half Marathon in the Lake District.  Just in case you’re wondering,...

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Clumber Park duathlon 24th October

Clumber Park duathlon 24th October

Wirksworth's John Potter (pictured running proudly for the club in the pre-lockdown days of 2019) competed in the Clumber Park duathlon today, which consisted of a 6.9km run, am 18km bike ride and a 2.25km run.  Despite a tough field, John raced well to come 18th...

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Gravesend duathlon 18th October

Gravesend duathlon 18th October

Wirksworth's John Potter competed in the Gravesend duathlon on Sunday, which consisted of a 5.5km run, folowed by a 20km bike, and then a 2.7km run.  It was a very well organised race and John came 5th out of 71 finishers.

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Masked Rat Half Marathon October 3rd

Masked Rat Half Marathon October 3rd

Report by Elaine Stone If you fancy setting yourself the challenge of running a half marathon, then why not have a go at The Masked Rat?  This is otherwise known as The Eyam half marathon, which should have taken place in May but, of course, was postponed and then...

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Upcoming Events

Our Races

We organise a series of 4 races throughout the year alongside the Carsington race in the BDL League

Incline Race

Sadly, we are unable to run any of our races in 2020.

6.4km - 208m climb
26th April 2020

Ey up mi duck... there are hills and then there's the incline!

Tunnels & Trails

Sadly, we are unable to run any of our races in 2020.

10km & 2.5km
10th June 2020

Mostly flat, out and back along the High Peak Trail.

T'Owd Man Trail Half Marathon

Sadly, we are unable to run any of our races in 2020.

21.1km - 498m climb
20th September 2020

Still a tough ole boot of a race, but T’Owd Man is now a Half-Marathon!

Undulator

Sadly, we are unable to run any of our races in 2020.

13.5km - 384m climb
18th October 2020

A classic fell race with a mix of off-road, trail and lanes...

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