Our group runs

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  • We offer free runs for all abilities through  England Athletics RunTogether
    • You can book yourself onto our running sessions through this website or via the Runner app on your phone. The app is available on Android and IOS platforms.
    • Booking the sessions provides the leaders with a good idea of how many people will be coming along.
  • All abilities are catered for and welcome to come along to our running sessions
  • Minimum age 12, under 16’s to be accompanied by an adult at all times.


We offer a variety of running sessions on various days of the week.

Mon 6.30 pm

Long Run Group, running from the Golden Lion or Bamber Bridge Leisure Centre.  Runs vary in distance but are usually between 6 – 10 miles

Beginners Sessions - Monday 6.00pm

We offer fully supported beginner sessions (couch to 5k), so if you aren’t sure where to start, why not try one of these courses. 

Couch to 5k, starting 22nd March.  We will be running from Thrive Gym in Bamber Bridge

Wed 6.30 pm

Running from the Golden Lion at Higher Wheelton or TVS Buckshaw

We hold two group sessions,  for all abilities.

The short-run session is usually around 5-7 km.

The long run session is usually with distances from 8-12 km.

Saturday 9.00 am

We regularly attend local parkrun events in the area. Our default location is at Preston Avenham park but we do travel to other locations. . Watch out for announcements in our Facebook group.

Sunday  8.00 am

Running from a variety of locations, the Sunday morning runs vary in length to support runners training for half and full marathons through the course of the year.

Other run sessions

We also hold run sessions at other times and days, please check the website, the Runner app and our Facebook group for updates and details.

Our main base is The Golden Lion Public House, 369 Blackburn Rd, Higher Wheelton, Chorley PR6 8HP, however, we do sometimes run from other venues, so please check on this website, on the Runner app,  Facebook, Twitter or email us.

Sign up to RunTogether for free

A quick reminder, if you haven’t already done so, create a sign-in at our page on the runtogether.co.uk website and add us to your group list.

There is no cost and this is our only requirement. It provides you with the ability to book onto runs (which means you will get an update if there are any changes) and you are asked to provide In Case of Emergency (ICE) details though we hope we don’t need those!

You can also download the RUNNER App to make signing in easier:




Want to become a run leader?

Become a qualified run leader by taking the Leadership in Fitness and Running Course from England Athletics

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