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FRC Weekend running report - missed from 15th Dec.

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas ........ and it certainly was for Hayley Kluczynski who running in the Saxo... [Read full item] by Grahame Eke Tue 1st Jan

Folkestone Parkrun record stolen bt Emma Creasey

  Who says turkey and mince pies are bad for you.  Not for James Whitham Vicky Scott Jenny Quinn and Diane Parsons ... [Read full item] by Grahame Eke Tue 1st Jan

kent XC Championships and new years lamberhurst 5k

It was the Kent Cross Country Championships this weekend and while it wasn’t as muddy as in previous years, it was just as... [Read full item] by Nick Steele Sun 6th Jan

Jody runs her 100th Parkrun

It was a quiet weekend for Folkestone running club although there is always a focus on the Folkestone parkrun which the club nev... [Read full item] by Grahame Eke Mon 14th Jan

Kent Schools XC and Parkrun cup finalists confirmed!

It was the Kent Schools Cross Country Championships on Saturday and FRC had two runners competing, representing Shepway. In the ... [Read full item] by Nick Steele Mon 28th Jan

Success at Canterbury 10

The Canterbury 10 is always a popular event with FRC runners, although this year quite a few people were caught out by the race ... [Read full item] by Nick Steele Mon 28th Jan

ParkRun Challenge

Folkestone Running Club runners are drawn from a hat where they then aim to beat their season’s best time by more than the... [Read full item] by Grahame Eke Mon 4th Feb

Weekend Race Reports

Highlights = PB’s in London = Diane Parsons, PB’s in Deal = Phil Maul and Maria Felicetti, PB’s in Ashfo... [Read full item] by Grahame Eke Mon 11th Feb

Weekend Race Reports

Folkestone RC out in force making the most of the weather with plenty of PBs and even a course record. Saturday saw Emma Crea... [Read full item] by Grahame Eke Mon 18th Feb

Faith's Transgrancanaria Ultra and Trosley Park Challenge

Faith Cowell’s been on her travels again, this time to Gran Canaria where she took part in the Transgrancanaria 65, a 65km... [Read full item] by Nick Steele Wed 27th Feb

race report weekend 3 March 2019

Kicking off the weekend on Saturday morning was Liam Cumber who travelled up to London to take part in the QE2 10k.  &... [Read full item] by Grahame Eke Mon 4th Mar

FRC Juniors in Sportshall regional Final Kent Team

FRC had 9 athletes representing Kent, in the Regional Sportshall final at Burgess Hill on Sunday. Competing against teams f... [Read full item] by Pat Hanys Sat 9th Mar

Teams Win at Lydd

Lydd Half and 20 Mile races [Read full item] by mcgillowayi Mon 11th Mar

A weekend of 20 milers

It was all about the 20 milers this week in the build up to marathon season. Jamie Whitham kicked things off on Saturday by taki... [Read full item] by Nick Steele Mon 18th Mar

FRC win medals at Kent indoor Championships

Three Folkestone RC Junior Athletes travelled up to Lee Valley for the Kent Indoor Championships. All three came away... [Read full item] by Pat Hanys Sun 24th Mar

Ellie's Win in Whitstable

“Members of Folkestone Running Club have been gaining lots of new personal bests and have run in the Canterbury Riverside ... [Read full item] by Nick Steele Sun 24th Mar

Marathon Season Begins

Marathon season 2019 kicks off [Read full item] by mcgillowayi Mon 8th Apr

Morgan's Elite Triathlon Qualification and Parkrun Records tumble

Highlights  Morgan West on his way to qualifying for the British Junior Elite Super series Parkrun PB for young Ab... [Read full item] by Nick Steele Mon 8th Apr

Marathon Season Continues: Brighton, Paris and Boston

It was another busy weekend as marathon season continues with FRC runners heading to Brighton, Paris and Boston (near Lincoln, n... [Read full item] by Nick Steele Sun 14th Apr

race report weekend 28th April 2019

Highlights = Ian McGilloway 13 minute PB at London Marathon            ... [Read full item] by Grahame Eke Mon 29th Apr

Weekly Report 5 May 2019

Highlights David Tyler first overall at Walmer and Deal Seafront Parkrun in a PB of 17:39, and Emma Creasy first lady at F... [Read full item] by mcgillowayi Mon 6th May

A busy weekend!

No marathons this week but there was still quite a lot going on. First up on Saturday was Morgan West who travelled all the way ... [Read full item] by Nick Steele Tue 14th May


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Folkestone Running Club is a small friendly club for runners with ability ranging from elite to those that run less competitively, in Folkestone and surrounding areas in Kent. We also have a partnership club Folkestone Running Club Juniors for the under 13 age group. 

All adults wishing to join should be capable of running a 5k and be willing/able to join in the workout sessions put on by the coaches.

Further information about the club is available here.

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