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Welcome to the University of Leeds Cross Country Club - a welcoming and inclusive middle and long distance running club open to all abilities.

The club is proud to welcome runners of all abilities, from beginner to elite level - anyone can get involved! We are an active group with 4 organised runs a week, a great family environment and some of the best socials on campus.

Those who would like to know more information about the club: join the Facebook group - University of Leeds Cross Country Club - follow us on Instagram - uol_crosscountry - drop us an email at or drop one of our committee members / coaching team a message.

We hope to see you in September!

2021/2022 Committee

President - Joe Gebbie

Treasurer - Ailsa MacRae

Secretary - Joe Whelan

Men's Captain - Cal Mills

Women's Captain - Katie Cooper

Coaching Scholars - Ewan Bate, Katie Cooper, Lola Gregory

Social Secs - Ewan Bate, Ellie Sunman, Hannah Gaskell

Events Secs - Olivia Utting, Pippa Hooper, Lucy Hartney

Welfare Sec - Emma Baldwin

Social Media Sec - Paige Stevenson

Press Sec - Alice Price

Kit Sec - Lola Gregory

General Secs - Maddie Johnson, Amy Baker, Jennie Glass, Hannah Riley, Alfie Oliver, Jack Walton, Jonny Irvine


Mondays – 6:30pm – 3, 5, 7 or 9 mile social run from Cromer Terrace Gym (by the Union) 

Tuesdays – 6:30pm – grass/road interval session - meet at Headingley Sainsbury’s at 6:10pm

Wednesdays – rest or own run – check Facebook for yoga/strength and conditioning. SOCIAL NIGHT!

Thursdays – 6:30pm – tempo/interval session - meet at Headingley Sainsbury’s at 6.10pm

Fridays – Rest or own run – check Facebook group

Saturdays – our local parkrun is Woodhouse Moor which our members frequently attend; alternatively check out other parkruns around Leeds at

Sundays – 10am – long run, usually between 60 and 90 minutes from the Skyrack pub in Headingley

Check our Facebook group each week for the weekly training post with all the times, locations and session plans - and remember all paces are welcome!

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