Races

Highdown Hike – Updated Course for 2024

This is Worthing Striders annual run as part of the West Sussex Fun Run League (WSFRL).

The WSFRL is made up of 18 member clubs from around Sussex. Each club holds an annual event which is open to any runner regardless of whether they are affiliated to the league. Runners from member clubs are awarded points for participation as well as position. Clubs accrue points over the year and compete for the Norman Crook Memorial Trophy.

This new course for 2024 is a 4.8 mile (approx) trail run over Highdown on a summer evening with members acting as volunteers for the event. Well over 500 runners finish the race.

Race date: Wednesday 7th August 2024 (entries open in July)

Start time 7.30pm

Venue: Worthing Rugby Club, BN16 4AX
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Parking is available at the Rugby Club.

 

Fixtures Worthing Striders support

West Sussex Fun Run League (WSFRL)

The WSFRL is made up of 18 member clubs from around Sussex. Each club holds an annual event that is open to any runner regardless of whether they are affiliated with the league. Many of the races are run over the stunning South Downs.

Brooks Cross Country League

A series of four races, organised by the county, take place annually between October and February at different venues across Sussex. Within the league, there are age and gender graded distances of up to five miles.

Worthing Parkrun

The free, fun, and friendly weekly 5k community event taking place on Worthing promenade (BN11 2EN) every Saturday at 9:00am.

Sussex Races

This free website hosts information about up and coming events across Sussex, it includes details of the races as well as useful links to register.

International Races

Riga Marathon Festival

Riga Marathon Festival

The Worthing Striders have yet again proven their mettle at the esteemed Riga Marathon and Half Marathon, held this past weekend. Our tenacious team took to the streets of the charming Latvian capital with a stride that was nothing short of inspirational. Battling the...

San Silvestre Vallecana 10k

San Silvestre Vallecana 10k

New Year’s Eve in Madrid is characterised by fun and celebrations, but starts with a mass running event which is one of the biggest in Spain - the Sansilvestrevallecana 10k from the Bernabéu stadium to the Raya Vallecana stadium through the centre of Madrid. Rob has...

New York Marathon

New York Marathon

Well done to Keith Fowler on completing the NYC marathon ​From everything I had read about the race and everyone I had spoken to beforehand, I knew this was going to be a special run.  The moment the NYPD helicopters buzzed overhead, the national anthem finished and...

Barcelona Half Marathon 2018

Barcelona Half Marathon 2018

On Sunday 11th February, 17 members of Worthing Striders Running Club took to the streets of Barcelona to take part in the Mitja Marató de Barcelona, better known as the Barcelona Half Marathon. Despite snow fall two days before and torrential rain the day after, the...

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