Welcome to the website of central London's running and triathlon club where you'll find information about the club, how to join and get involved, our weekly schedule of training, our running, triathlon, cross country and track & field activities, a beginner's guide to running, suggestions for where to run and cycle in the London area, a London Marathon guide, our race & event planner, results from thousands of races, and advice about health, nutrition, training and many other subjects of interest to runners and triathletes.

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Serpentine Christmas Party tickets now on sale

This year we are lucky enough to be returning to the magical Grand Connaught Rooms in Covent Garden for the Serpentine Christmas party on Saturday 19th December. Tickets are now on saleBuy tickets

Sunday League cross country 6 December, start time 10am

Please note earlier than usual start time of 10am for this race. Location: Willian Road / Baldock Lane, Willian, nr Letchworth, SG6 2AE, Hertfordshire

December highlights

A few events to look out for in December

Committtee meeting minutes from November meeting now available

The minutes of the last committee meeting held on 11 November 2015 are now available on the website

County Cross Country Champs entries open

Race details, entry criteria and how to enter the Essex, Kent, Middlesex and Surrey county cross country championships which are being held on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th January 2016. Please note Kent closes earlier than other races.

StartFitness Met League cross country - Saturday 5 December

The third meeting of the season will take place at Wormwood Scrubs on Saturday 5 December

Marathon Training Seminar - 11th January a few more places plus 2nd seminar being organised

We have added a few more places at the marathon seminar on 11th January
and we are also hoping to arrange a re-run. Details to follow asap.

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Entries open for the Southern cross country champs

The South of England cross country championships (the Southerns) take place on Saturday 30th January at Parliament Hill, Hampstead Heath, London. As with all championship races, advance entry is required and the closing date for entries is Saturday 5th December.

Help make the New Year's Day 10k a great event

If you can help, please Sign up

We already have 250+ runners signed up for the Start Fitness New Year's Day 10k and 3k and really want to put a great event on for them, so if you can spare some time to help on 1 January 2016 in Hyde Park, please do sign up.

London Marathon 2016 - Club Places

As in previous years, the club has been allocated a number of club places for the 2016 London Marathon. These are places that we give to club members in recognition of their services to the club (although please note that Serpentine do not pay the entry fee)

Officials' courses available for booking - new dates available

Train as an official and help your club! England Athletics have published the details of local courses over the next few months for those wishing to train as an official. The club needs more members to do these courses so that we can continue to hold races and athletics meetings.