Junior training is currently on Christmas break resuming on Tuesday 8th January 2019 - Happy Christmas!
Tuesday session for all ages: 5.45 - 6.45pm.
Thursday night older juniors session for 13-17 year olds: 6.30-7.30pm
Contact Junior Coaches - email@example.com.
Upcoming events and races for Juniors
JAFFA, Pacers & Striders Track Challenge
Open to all junior Striders over two fixtures, juniors compete over 1500m
Fixture 1 - Monday 22nd May, hosted by JAFFA, Northgate Stadium
Fixture 2 - Monday 3rd September, hosted by Pacers, Bury track
Junior races start at 6.30pm for the boys race and 6.40pm for the girls, please arrive in plenty of time to collect your chip and warm up. Seniors races for the older juniors start at 7.25pm for 19-23 minutes and 7.55pm for over 23 minutes. Free entry for Junior Striders
Golden Mile - Saturday 1st September, 2.00pm
A one-mile race through the streets of Stowmarket, open to all Strider Juniors who get a free entry
Junior races at Stowmarket Half Marathon - Sunday 30th September, 10.15am
Races for Junior Striders and siblings, U9, U11, U15 & Fun Run
Pre-registration for Junior Striders available, £2 to enter on the night
Junior Cross Country Team Relays - Sunday 14th October, 11.00am
Ipswich Jaffa are once again holding the Cross Country Relays at Bourne Park. Last year we had over 7 teams who excelled in their enthusiasm and team spirit with great results placing 1st, 2nd & 3rd in various age categories. This event is so much fun and a great opportunity for Juniors to compete at cross country in a safe, off road environment with excellent spectator viewing. Open to all Junior Striders, we hope to have teams this year in all the categories U11, U13, U15, U17 boys and girls. Free entry for Junior Striders
If you would like to take part then please email us or sign up at club when sessions resume on 4th September.
Suffolk Winter Cross Country League
Throughout the winter there are a series of six inter-club cross country races throughout Suffolk with a junior league for 11-16 year olds. Some races also have fun runs for the under 11's. Click here for more information
Season starts in November
Season starts October, more information to follow.
Juniors Christmas Party - Tuesday, December date to be confirmed
Open to all current Junior members, enjoy the last day of the Autumn term bowling with your fellow runners. Juniors awards, 2017 club standards, and Junior Strider of the Year awards will be presented.
Friday 5 Junior races
Friday 9th June at Buxhall. Junior races start at 7.00pm, Juniors and their siblings can pre-register by emailing the Juniors Coaches at firstname.lastname@example.org - simply turn up to collect your number and pay £2 entry fee. The juniors are running the tuck shop and can help with the race in lots of ways, we also need willing parents for marshals, so let us know if you can help
Sunday 15th July 2018 - 9.30am - a fabulous team event, Teams of 4 each running a mile. Open to all juniors.
Please email Juniors Coaches for entry - email@example.com
Junior Race Diary
Junior Club Standards
Girls Under 9
Girls Under 11
Girls Under 13
Girls Under 15
Boys 9 and Under
Boys Under 11
Boys Under 13
Boys Under 15