On the mildest New Year’s day on record, in wonderful contrast to the cold of two years ago, 350 runners from over West Sussex converged on Worthing for the Hangover Five mile race. We started off near the Hill Barn Golf Course on the north side of Worthing, up to the Cissbury Ring (Iron Age … More Hangover 5 Race report from Gerald
It is with deep regret that we have decided to postpone the race untill the 29 March. Unfortunately Storm Dennis have proven a real menace. Given the weather warnings for wind and driving rain we feel we have no choice and the safety of our runners and marshals has to come first.
Well over 20 runners took part in today’s Mel’s Milers 10k. Results can be found here: http://www.chiptiminguk.co.uk/results/mels-milers Many congratulations to first Flyer home, Liam Briscoe, who ‘jogged’ round in 40:15 during his taper for the Brighton Marathon in a fortnight’s time. A special mention too to Miriam Valencia who was third female home in the … More Naked Run Results
The Fittleworth Flyers are supporting the Fittleworth 5k Fun Run which is raising money for the Fittleworth CofE Village School. The 5k run will take place on Saturday 11th May with the race start time of 10.30am on Limbourne Lane in Fittleworth. Race HQ is at the school hall. There will be homemade cakes and … More Fittleworth 5K FunRun
Would you like to learn to run? Don’t know how to start? Join Jenny’s Introduction to Running program from the 8th January to 2nd March 2019. Meeting in Chanctonbury Leisure Centre car park, running in and around Storrington. Go from 0 to 5K in 8 weeks, meeting on Tuesdays at 7:00pm and Saturdays at 9:00am. … More Learn to run course for January 2019
Some of the Fittleworth Flyers recently ran a fast 5 mile cross country to support Pulborough Colts rugby tour. Well done all.
The meeting location for Tuesday training sessions has now changed to Storrington Library. This has been updated on the website training session calendar. Routes will need to be interpreted with this in mind. This is due to heavy congestion at the Impulse Leisure Centre on Tuesday evenings. Tuesday 11th October is the Flyers AGM as … More Tuesday Winter Training Update
This evenings run was from Petworth Park. Having spent the day watching the weather forecast predict torrential rail across the training period, we were all somewhat relieved that the British weather took a rain check and gave us a very acceptable evening.
Gradually, the racing season is drawing to a close but not before our own Fittleworth Flyers Five (mile) race. This is the highlight of the year for the club. The usual first Sunday of September, this year the 3rd. It is a scenic 5 mile course through country lanes and woodland bridleway paths around Fittleworth. … More News for September
There are four interesting races this month, two of which are on a week day evening. The Arundel race fee is £15 but the other three remain a bargain at £3 for Flyers members. Wednesday 2nd at 7.30pm Highdown Hike organised by Worthing Striders Running Club. Check in at West Worthing Tennis & Squash Club, … More NEWS FOR AUGUST