Every year 7 Running Clubs from the Fylde and Preston areas take part in a series of seven races of between four and five miles these are known as the Inter Club Series.

The participating clubs are:-

  • Blackpool Wyre & Fylde
  • Chorley Athletic & Tri
  • Lytham St. Annes RR
  • Preston Harriers
  • Red Rose RR
  • Thornton Cleveleys
  • Wesham RR

The races are held monthly from April to September.

2023 Fixtures

Organising ClubDate & TimeVenuePostcodeResults
Blackpool, Wyre & Fylde AC10th April - TBCStanley Park, BlackpoolFY3 9EQ
Lytham St Annes Road Running Club9th May - TBCSt Annes Prom, Salters Wharf PubFY8 1LS
Preston Harriers12th June - TBCTBCTBC
Thornton Cleveleys Running Club25th June - TBCAnchorsholme PromFY5 1TE
Wesham Road Runners ACTBCBNFL, SalwickPR4 0RN
Chorley Athletic & Triathalon Club14th August - TBCAstley Park, ChorleyPR7 1NP
Red Rose Runners4th September - TBCWorden Park, LeylandPR25 1DJ

You must wear a club race vest or t-shirt when running the Inter-club.

  • There are Six team categories –
    Open              10 to count
    Women            5 to count
    FV40                5 to count
    Masters            6 to count
    MV50               4 to count
    MV60               3 to count
  • Also overall individual awards in the usual age groups.
  • The races are for all club members (with guests allowed) and are run in a spirit of fun as well as being quite competitive.
  • Race numbers will be used at every Interclub run.
  • Each eligible club member will be allocated a number to wear over the road Interclub series.
  • An eligible member must be age 14 or over.
  • A new team category will be introduced for 2016, this category will consist of 5 female vets aged 40 (or over). The females will be eligible to count in any other categories if they are fast enough! (In the same way as they do now)
  • The results co-ordinator, Alan Hudson will allocate a series of numbers per club.
  • Each club will provide Alan with a list of names and date of birth for every runner eligible to take part in the Interclub series.
  • Each club will be responsible for the upkeep of their own list of runners.
  • If any runner forgets his/her race number each club will have some blank numbers to enable a duplicate to be made.
  • The Race Director/Team Captains for each home fixture will be responsible for registering guest runners.
  • This information will then be passed to Alan so that guests will appear in the results list.

Interclub Guidelines 2020