Our Approach

We like to describe ourselves as a social group that also run.

Our main aim is to enjoy ourselves and share the orange love!

Our History

Established in 1997, we have seen phenomenal growth over the past couple of years and now have over 300 members, across 5 groups – 2 x Advanced (A & B), 2 x Intermediate (A & B) and Beginners, meeting on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 7pm.

The Team

Neil Rayson – CiRF

Club Captain

Suzanne Harper – CiRF

Lady Captain

Vice Captains

Anita Bailey – LiRF
Clair Hughes – LiRF
James Jackson – LiRF
Janet Brazel – LiRF
Jason Hughes – LiRF
Michael Dolan – LiRF 
Sharon Boles – LiRF 
Steve McDonald – LiRF

Run Leaders

Aaron Pears – LiRF
Andy Glover – LiRF
Bec Freeman – CA
Conrad Maddison – LiRF
Diane Neville – LiRF
Gary Reece – LiRF
Ian Hartshorne – LiRF
Jacqui Brookes – LiRF
James Slater – LiRF
Jess Dobson – LiRF
Liz Marler – LiRF
Mark Smedley – LiRF
Paula Pigot – LiRF
Sarah Jane – LiRF
Shane Horsley – LiRF

Jog Derbyshire Trained Co Leaders

Aaron Ince
Alan Bailey
Becci Till
Becki Dickinson
Charlotte Attewell
Charlotte Needham
Chris Chambers
Claire Durose
Daniel Bingham
Debbie Cotton
Deborah Dineen
Dee Mason
Ella Robinson
Ellen Smedley
Hayley Smedley
Ian Mosley
James Shaw
Janet Lawn
Jen Heathcote
Jenny Turnbull
Jim Evans
Jo Rhodes
Joanne McCluskey
Kev Gilbert
Kev Lea
Kirsty Pienelt
Kirsty Randall
Lesley Smith
Lisa Kirkley
Lucy Pears
Lynne Luxford
Mark Binns
Mike Armitage
Paul Barlow
Paul Bell
Paul Garton
Paul Heappey
Priya Agheda
Ray Randall
Rob Mitchell
Sam Barrett
Sue Bignell
Tessa Clements

Support Team

Helen Chambers 
Michael Pride

Qualifications Explained:

CA – Coaching Assistant (UK Athletics) 
CiRF – Coach in Running Fitness (UK Athletics)
LiRF – Leadership in Running Fitness (UK Athletics) 


Our club committee is made up of 25 members who meet once a month