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Training

The club organises a number of training events throughout the year for members, details below.

We welcome any persons over 16 years of age to our club training sessions, details of which are on our club calendar.  Anyone under 16 years of age must be accompanied at the training session by a parent or guardian.

For more information about our training sessions, email the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

At present (October 2020) all club activity is subject to restrictions from the Scottish Government as approved by Scottish Athletics due to Covid-19 therefore sessions are restricted to MEMBERS ONLY (why not Come and join us!) and MUST BE BOOKED IN ADVANCE.

 

Tuesday and Thursday Interval Sessions (Club Training) - 6.30 pm and 6.45 pm

The interval sessions are held each evening on Kellie Pearl Way, Ellon outside the Ellon Community campus on each evening.  Both sessions are one hour in duration (approximately) and we run through a cycle of different training programmes over the weeks.  Sessions are open to runners of all abilities and everyone is made welcome.  Club members receive an email each week inviting them to sign up for a session for the following week.  Sessions are currently limited to 12 persons and MUST BE BOOKED IN ADVANCE.

 

Club Runs

Throughout the year many members arrange social runs and these are encouraged wherever possible to include others.  Due to current Covid-19 guidelines (October 2020) all group runs of more than two households can only be carried out if approved by the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. who requires at least 24 hours notice to arrange

 

Training Team

The training team is led by Glen Chalmers who is the club elected This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Glen is supported by Debbie Brazier, Carly McNeil, Kim King, Suzanne Coull and Allan Bartlet.

Glen and Debbie are both Level 2 coaches having completed their Coach in Running Fitness qualification.  Carly McNeil is a Level 1 coach (Jog Leader) as well as having a UKA level 2 endurance qualification, level 2 fitness instructor, BSc in health related professional studies.  Kim King, Allan Bartlet and Suzanne Coull all come with enthusiasm, knowledge and willingness to support others, we hope to get them through some qualifications in the near future.

 

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