Club Nights - Tuesday 6.50pm Hunslet Nelson Cricket Club, Gipsy Lane

About our group

Mission Statement 

South Leeds Lakers is a friendly and FREE social running Club for runners of all abilities From the Age of 15 and above.

We currently meet at 6.50pm for a 7pm start at Hunslet Nelson Cricket Club, Gipsy Lane LS11 5TT on a Tuesday evening for our club run and get between 60 and 100 runners - Come run with us and enjoy a chat and refreshments after.

We also have a  junior section using the South Leeds Stadium on a Friday 6-7pm. Run, Jump and Throw for kids aged 8-14 years. We also have free  Adult track sessions on the same night

We are an Affiliated Running Club with England Athletics and also a member of the West Yorkshire Winter League and Yorkshire Vets Athletic Association.

To ensure you have a safe and enjoyable running experience we have  28 fully qualified run leaders, a (CiRF) Coach in Running Fitness, 7 Mental Health Champions. A Qualified Junior Coach and 3 Junior Coaching assistants.

We also run FREE 'Couch to 5K' at least once a year.

Our Coach Wendy is also doing monthly Thursday Sessions for Running improvement.

We also now have a Walking Group. Going from the Hunslet Nelson CC in summer and monthly at the South Leeds Stadium on track in winter.

For more info please find us on Facebook.

All Coaching will be offered Free of charge ALWAYS!

South Leeds Lakers Running Club adopts the EA Code of Conduct for senior athletes. Every club, club member and anyone undertaking a relevant role must agree to abide by the Code of Conduct. This can be downloaded here - 

The purpose of the code is to clarify:

  • what behaviours are acceptable and unacceptable
  • the standards of practice expected
  • the basis for challenging and improving practice


Contact Group

Meet our Team

Our locations


Beeston Coop, Town Street, Beeston, LS11 8PN

Cockburn High School, Gipsy Ln, Leeds LS11 5TT. (Playing Fields at the rear of the school)

John Charles centre for sport

Middleton Woods, Visitor Centre (By the Lake)

Beeston Co-op Car Park

Beeston Village Community Centre

Parkfield Avenue ( Entry to Park )

Cockburn School, Gipsy Lane, Beeston

Billy Bremner Statue, Elland Rd

Middleton Park Gates, Town Street

Asda Car Park, Old Lane

Cross Flatts parkrun start line

Watsonian Pavillion, Cross Flatts Park

Middleton Conservative Club

St Georges Centre, Middleton

Hunslet Nelson Cricket Club

Middleton parkrun start

Elland Road P&R site