North East Runners are calling on those interested in taking up running to join them for the new year with Thursday night training sessions an ideal introduction to the club. The group meets at Finnabair Industrial Park at 6.15pm, in front of the three office blocks at the pond. This session is suitable for all members and new runners. Depending on the weather, session is usually 30 minutes warm-up and exercises followed by 30 minutes of running at your own pace.
Registration fee is €30 for the year which gets you close to 100 training sessions and it can be given to Jim Gonnelly, Michael Jordan, or whoever is leading the session.
Existing members renewal fees are €25 until January 15, €30.00 thereafter. Training times are Tuesdays at St Helena 6.15pm for group one, 7pm for group two. If in doubt, come to group one and we’ll see then which group is suitable for you.
A special word of thanks to Jim Callan for all the training session taken during the past year.
One of the events coming up this year include the PK5K in April which is hosted by NER and Clan na Gael. Online registration will open soon for the biggest 5km in town. This year will be the seventh running of the event to remember Clans and NER Clubman Patsy Kelly with the date set as April 14 at 6.30pm.