Welcome to the Avon Valley Runners Website
Avon Valley Runners is a running club based in West Wiltshire. We cater for runners of all abilities and experience. Our members enjoy and compete in Road Running, Cross Country and Fell Running as well as other multi-sport activities like Triathlon.
We were formed in 1986 from the road running section of Trowbridge and District Athletic Club and have grown to a membership of over two hundred and fifty runners.
Avon Valley Runners are affiliated to England Athletics, Association of Running Clubs and Wiltshire Athletics Association.
Beginners Groups for 2015
These nine week courses are designed for Beginners to get them to run 5km. Start dates in 2015 for these courses are:-
Course 1 - Tuesday, 3rd Feb; Course 2 - Tuesday, 5th May; Course 3 - Tuesday, 28th July; Course 4 - Tuesday, 20th Oct.
Please turn up at 6.50pm at Trowbridge Rugby football club for a 7pm start. More details from firstname.lastname@example.org
Current regular training Sessions
Bath University Sports Village (Athletics track)
Avon Valley Runners host a number of events throughout the year including
as well as assisting with the organisation of the Trowbridge Lions 10K and the Shaw Stampede.
Avon Valley Triathletes (AVT) is a separately financially accountable section of Avon Valley Runners that is responsible for all multi-sport involvement within AVR. AVT is a community of Triathletes who communicate through their closed facebook group called "Avon Valley Triathletes" there training sessions are on a casual basis to get involved you will need to join AVR and ask to join the AVT facebook page. To ask for further information email Ian Isaacs our multi sports Secretary. email@example.com
The Frome Half Marathon
First lady: Diane Hier
Second lady: Vanessa Lucas
Lots of 1st and 2nd places
AVR now heads division 1 with Chippenham Harriers and the AVR B team battling for 2nd place.