Coltishall Jaguars Running Club welcomes persons of all abilities; from beginners and casual runners to more competitive athletes. We have built a friendly and inclusive running club and our experienced and qualified volunteer coaches provide training opportunities which cater for all. Check out our coaches here.
Where we’re at
In 2016 we moved to Scottow Enterprise Park (formerly the old RAF Coltishall site) which provides us with a flat and fast training location. We have ample parking and a spacious headquarters to meet in, named The Mike Groves Room. Our runs and hill sessions take us away from the park and onto some of the quiet lanes of Skeyton and Swanton Abbott.
Membership of the club now stands in the region of 200 with over 50% members being female. We have members who take part in their weekly local parkrun to those who run ultramarathons.
Training is conducted throughout the year and in all but the harshest of weather conditions. We meet on Tuesday and Thursday evenings and Sunday mornings. Each week we alternate effort training with run sessions in the week, with a longer run, with varying options of distance, planned for the Sunday. For more detailed information see the Training section.
Want to check us out?
So why not give us a try – you will be guaranteed a warm welcome. We understand that our club needs to be right for you and your running objectives and/or social experiences, so prospective members are welcome to take part in a number of the sessions without any obligation to join. If you’re interested in being a part of one of the friendliest running clubs in the area, then please come along one training night and give us a try. Visit Contact Us or check out our Facebook page and send us a message.
Apart from the obvious health benefits, the opportunity to make new and lasting friendships with like-minded people and general sense of well-being there are other benefits to becoming a Jaguar.
Membership to Coltishall Jaguars Running Club includes membership to UKA Athletics entitling you to discounted entry to many races and access to other discounts and offers. More details can be found at UKA Membership Information.
Adult members of Coltishall Jaguars can sign up their children, aged between 8 and 17, to join our popular Junior Jags section who meet and train on Tuesday evenings.
Additionally there is the opportunity to purchase our quality club kit.
Finally as a member of Coltishall Jaguars you will be invited to various social events throughout the year where we get together and celebrate running – without feeling the need to wear trainers!
The Club is run and managed by committee, made from a team of volunteer club members. Sub-committees take on the job of running specific events, for example the RNR or Round Norfolk Relay sub-committee who manage our team entries to this prestigious annual event.
We are always happy to welcome those who wish to get on board in a more organsiational role. If you are interested in finding out more see our Contact Us page.