Tuesday 24/09/19 #runandtalk sessions

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Once again Stockton Striders AC will be holding #runandtalk sessions - supporting England Athletics Run and Talk Programmes  aim of improving mental health through running in England programme . Sessions will start at 6:30pm prompt and they’ll be a couple of different pace banded groups each offering 3 or 5 miles - as the emphasis is about social running & talking, everyone in the groups will be expected to start together, stay together and finish together 👍🏻👍🏻 ... there’s tea, coffee and biscuits at the club afterwards -  all subs from the evening will be donated to Stockton & Middlesbrough Mind #runandtalk    
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Great Tees 10K, Junior & Mini Runs & City Games

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We've been asked to share ….. The Great North CityGames will be hosted, for the very first time, in the Tees Valley, right here in Stockton, on Saturday 7th September. Stockton High Street will be transformed to welcome world class athletes, including our very own Teesside Tornado Richard Kilty, to compete in a top class live athletics event. The event will be broadcast live on BBC1. On the very same day we will also be hosting the Great Tees 10k, Junior and Mini runs. And if this isn’t enough, the High Street will feature a jam-packed events village to entertain all, including a climbing wall, inflatable assault course, craft activities, giant lawn games and much more, as well as the river being animated with a variety of planned activities throughout…
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Couch to 5k

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Unfortunately we are not currently in a position to offer a new Couch to 5k programme as previously anticipated. We will revisit the possibility in April 2019 and will release future information around that time.
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NYSD XC Preston Park – a thank you

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On behalf of Stockton Striders AC well done to everyone who ran in what was a truly beautiful autumn day & idyllic conditions. A massive thank you to Stockton Striders AC members & friends who marshalled not only today but gave up their time to help plan the event behind the scenes, the first aiders, Karen Harland & to Sid Rudd and the NYSD team.
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Social night 2nd Nov tickets £5

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Hi all Just a reminder to get your tickets for our upcoming social event next month. We have our guest speaker as well as a quiz and pie n peas. Bring a friend! Below are some of the comments from other running clubs that have had Tony speak... Well, that was certainly hard hitting, inspiring and emotional I think you'll all agree. What a brave guy and a thoroughly nice guy Tony is. Thank you Tony for coming along tonight and speaking to us. I hope it's made us all think and I will certainly be going to get checked out myself. Thanks to Astley Sports Village for the room and all the Striders who came along it was a great turnout to hear a very important and powerful message”.…
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Merchandise

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If anyone is after buying any merchandise or just having a look it will all be out at the club between 6 and 6.30 tonight Thanks
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Cross country XC…its coming!

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Hi all The XC season is almost upon us and I need to know who is intending to take part in at least one of the events (listed below) so you can be allocated a season number ( saves time!) Please can you comment below as I need to return the info soon. To all our new members this year, why cross country a try they are great fun and shhh..dont tell everyone...there may be cake! The distances are usually around 5k for ladies and 8k for men and you must be affiliated and wear striders colours to take part. Thanks again to Jerry and Liz Jordan for managing our team Also an early shout out that Liz and Jerry are unable to make the relay event in Sept so…
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NYSD XC Preston Park – Well done & thank you

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Very well done to everyone who took part in the NYSD XC race at Preston Park - our first time at hosting the event. Thank you to Sid Rudd, Graham Hall and the NYSD Team, Dave Todd and his First Aiders, Karen Harland for the photos and last but no least Stockton Striders AC and friends who were out early on a bitterly cold morning setting up the course & taking up their marshalling positions. Thank you all ..... same again next year?!
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Important Annoncement

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Important coaching announcement: Hi all, just a few things to update you on with regards to the coaching at stockton striders. Due to increased numbers and a wider variation of abilities it has been decided that the 33+ group will now become the 33-37 group. For those of our members who are over 37 minutes for a 5km, we will have a progression group which will follow a 6 week training programme designed to help you aim towards the 37 minute mark. The progression group will be coached by the majority of the coaches at the club and at the end of the 6 week programme, members will run a 5km. If you manage to do it in 37 minutes or under then you are eligible to run in the…
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