Tuesday – Club Run Night

We are delighted to announce that our Tuesday main club night is back after social bORRble groups were organised during lockdown. There are many groups running at various distances and speed so there is generally something for everyone. When you join us on a Tuesday for your first run with us we strongly recommend to go in the group below where you think you should be, we want you to have an enjoyable run with us on your first night out with us. Please do email orpingtonroadrunners@gmail.com if you would like to come along and try one of the groups before deciding whether to become a member.

Come rain or shine, snow or fog, we meet at 7:25pm for a 7.30pm depart! 

The Club meets around The Buff Public House, Crescent Way Orpington, in the small paddock off Crescent Way. Please see the exact location with the details of each group

Below are the groups in ascending order based on pace.

A |  4 miles | Pace of slowest  – Our beginners group is led at the pace of the slowest with the aim of building up to group B – Meeting place is on the green opposite Osgood Avenue

B | 5 miles | 11 min/mile – Covering about 4-5 miles in an hour, with plenty of regroups – Meeting place is on the green opposite Osgood Avenue

C | 6 miles | 10:30 min/mile – Progression group covering 6 miles in just over an hour – Meeting place is on the green opposite Osgood Avenue

D | 6 miles | 10 min/mile – Lots of chat and regrouping, covering 6 miles in 1 hour – Meeting place is by the lamppost on the green opposite the Buff Pub

TORRchers |  6 miles | 10:30min/mile – When the dark nights draw in, the head torches come out! There’s not a lot that stops this group from venturing off-road – – Meeting place is by the lamppost on the green opposite the Buff Pub

E | 6.5 miles | 9:30 min/mile – Minimal regroups – Meeting place is by the lamppost on the green opposite the Buff Pub

F | 7 miles | 9 min/mile – No regrouping unless essential – Meeting place is on the green opposite Sea Bream Fish Bar

G | 7.5 miles | 8:30 min/mile – No regrouping unless essential – Meeting place is on the green opposite Sea Bream Fish Bar

H | 8+ miles | 7:30 min/mile – No regrouping unless essential – Meeting place is on the green opposite Sea Bream Fish Bar