Annual Beginners Course

Each April, Stopsley Striders runs a fully coached 12 week beginner course with the aim for all runners to be able to run for 30 mins or to complete a 5K. Couch to 5K; An Inclusive course that’s open to all abilities. This year’s course starts on Thursday 25th April 2024, at Inspire Sports Village, Luton, LU2 8DD at 6:40pm. […]

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Striders at Track

Stopsley Striders at Track

Each Tuesday we hold a Coached Track Session at Stockwood Park. This session is led by one of our qualified England Athletics Leaders or Coaches. It is an hour session that caters for all abilities and usually consists of a 10 min warm up, some drills, a 40 min session followed by a cool down and stretching. We find that […]

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Stopsley Striders parkrun Takeover


Stopsley Striders are very supportive of our two local parkrun events at Wardown Park. On Saturday 26th March Striders ‘took over’ the parkrun with many Striders volunteering as marshals, time keepers and pacers. The run report for this event can be found at Event #287 – Sileshi’s take on parkrun | Luton Wardown parkrun. It was also a special event […]

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How to Join

Stopsley Striders Join Us

Stopsley Striders are always pleased to welcome new members, whether you are a beginner or an experienced athlete. We meet at Inspire Luton Sports Village, Hitchin Road, Luton LU2 8DD on Monday and Thursday in Studio 1, from 18:30; notices at 18:50, out and running from 19:00. Bag storage will be in the ground floor lockers – don’t forget your 20p. For […]

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