Barking Road Runners were formed in 1984 and are affiliated to both the South of England Athletics Association and the Essex Athletic Association We are a small, friendly club with around 60 members ranging from sub 3hr marathoners to genteel joggers.
You will be more than welcome to participate in our Cross Country, Handicap and Grand Prix series of races, as well as the numerous social events held throughout the year. As a club affiliated to both SEAA and UK Athletics. The club welcomes all members regardless of race, religion, creed or sex.
Your questions answered!
Where can I find you?
The club meets every Tuesday and Thursday evening at 19:15 at the Barking Abbey School Leisure Centre, Woodbridge Road, Barking, Essex IG11 9ET for group training sessions of varying pace and distance.
What training do you do?
Various distances on Tuedays and Thursday at 19.15pm
Can I turn up or do I have to join first?
You are welcome to just turn up and try out the running club before you join.
I am only looking to train for the Virgin London Marathon, how will I find others to train with?
There are always people available to train with you for the Marathon at Barking Road Runners.