Join Ely Runners

Info

  • Potential members are always welcome to come and try a few training sessions before joining.
  • For membership enquiries e-mail membership@elyrunners.co.uk or just turn up at the Paradise Centre on a training evening. Also see Captain's FAQs
  • By joining or renewing, you accept to uphold the club Code of Conduct
  • Membership is conditional on wearing club race vest in all events entered as an Ely Runner, by Ely Runners, or for Ely Runners
  • When you become a member of or renew your membership with Ely Runners you can also choose to be registered as a member of England Athletics (you will have to register with England Athletics if you ever compete for the club under the UKA rulebook). If you choose to be registered as a member of England Athletics we will provide them with your personal data which they will use to enable access to an online portal for you (called myPortal). England Athletics will contact you to invite you to sign into and update your MyAthletics portal (which, amongst other things, allows you to set and amend your privacy settings). If you have any questions about the continuing privacy of your personal data when it is shared with England Athletics, please contact dataprotection@englandathletics.org

New Members

  • Junior (9-16) £35.00
  • Senior (17-24) £35.00
  • Senior (25+) £46.00
  • Individual Affiliation to England Athletics is an additional £15
Includes membership for one year and free club race vest.

If you are unsure whether this is required then please e-mail membership@elyrunners.co.uk

Renewals

  • Junior (9-16) £11.00
  • Senior (17-24) £11.00
  • Senior (25+) £22.00
  • Individual Affiliation to England Athletics is an additional £15
Renewals are due each April 1st after becoming a member

Returning & Lapsed

  • Junior (9-16) £22.00
  • Senior (17-24) £22.00
  • Senior (25+) £44.00
  • Individual Affiliation to England Athletics is an additional £15
This option if for members wishing to re-join the club who do not need race kit. If new race kit is required, please sign-up as a new member.

Benefits of Membership

  • Incentive of free training with other runners 2-3 times a week with free changing and showers
  • Diverse training programes structured for various ability levels
  • Advice on training and racing on roads, trails, cross country, fell, and track
  • Improved fitness and confidence
  • Free race vest included in joining fee
  • Share transport to races
  • Club news and forthcoming events from regular emails, newsletter and active web site
  • Club Affiliation to ARC, ABAC, UKA, EA, FRA, TRA, CAA
  • Race as part of a team
  • Discount of £2 on ARC and UKA (EA affiliated members) race entries (£4 for London Marathon)
  • Free entries to six Frostbite League races, six Kevin Henry League 5k races, championships, and selected relay events
  • Free entry to club Midsummer 10k Handicap, 1m Handicap and club Cross Country Championships
  • Subsidised club social events
  • Range of club kit items
  • Discount of 10 - 15% at participating kit shops such as Sweatshop and Paul Day
  • Help at club open events, Kevin Henry League 5k and New Year's Eve 10k
  • Potential to take part in organising the club as a Committee and/ or Events Working Group member
  • Eligible for draw for club London Marathon places(s) (must be a member and EA affiliated at time of open ballot, and rejected from the open ballot)
  • Eligible for club trophies and awards
  • Coaching courses
  • Club and/ or its events have ARC and UKA insurance
  • Experience the challenges and joys of running with like minded friends