Cross country season

If you would like to do Surrey cross country this season, please make sure you are registered with England Athletics. (An EA number on its own is not proof of registration, you will have paid an extra £15 on top of your club membership fee). Please check your EA registration status on your profile on the new website. If you are not EA-registered, membership can help you to do that – just contact Claire and Read more…

Welcome to the new Wimbledon Windmilers website!

The new club website is live! It’s designed to appeal to both members and prospective members. Do tell us what you think of the new site, with any constructive suggestions – there is a feedback button on the home page. Logging in Members – if you want to log in to access member-only content please follow the on-screen prompts, and contact club secretary Anne if you need help. Your old Windmilers password will not work. Read more…

Autumn Trail Run and Social Gathering – Saturday 23 Oct

A new kind of social – a guided trail run in the Surrey Hills followed by food and a quiz at a nearby pub. What a fun adventure! We’ll have two pace groups and tickets are £15 which includes a hot buffet meal in the pub. The places are limited to 30 – so do be quick! There will be an initial priority with tickets to those who are doing both the trail run and Read more…

MultiSport Social – Friday 22 October

This is the end of season night out for the Multisport side of the club. Come and join us if you’d like to hear people’s stories and events over the year, discuss the plans for 2022 and/or find out more about the cycling and swimming at Windmilers! We currently have 9 members signed up for the Ironman 70.3 Staffordshire race on June 12th so if you are interested in learning more about that please come Read more…

London Marathon After Party – Sunday 3 October

If you’re running the London Marathon – or have run any other race or event you are proud of this year, we’d like to celebrate YOU! Please join us if you’re running or just supporting, we’ll raise a glass (or two) for people’s incredible achievements. Come tell us how it was, how you did, what cause you’re running for, how mile 20 was etc – all the running chat, we love it. Do come along! Read more…

Windmilers #RunAndTalk

Thanks everyone who took part in our Run & Talk Week event yesterday and a big thank you to dedicated coaches, David, Paul, Amy and James for their support. We were blessed with fine weather for late September and the 25 or so of us who took part created a really positive atmosphere. We had some great conversations on the theme of gratitude and It was lovely to gather and have a relaxed post-run get Read more…

Run & Talk week 20-26th September

This week is Run & Talk Week when the Windmilers will be joining clubs throughout England to promote mental health through running, and encourage people to talk about issues they sometimes find difficult. Linking to World Gratitude Day on 21 September, this year’s theme is gratitude. We will be holding a Run & Talk session this Sunday 26 September at 09:30 from the Windmill. No booking is required. This will take the place of the usual Sunday social runs. Read more…

Report: Windmiler wins MABAC – again!

Last Sunday, Wimbledon Windmilers met up with other running clubs in the Surrey MABAC League to take part in the Lightwater Country Park event.  This is a hard and hilly course, with the long race just over 8k (5 miles), or two laps of the short course of 4k (2.5 miles). And what a race to the finish it was this year! As I came to the end of my one-lap jog, I was lapped Read more…

Training sessions from 20th September

Starting this week we make the transition to our autumn/winter training schedule which sees us utilising our road circuit session plans on Tuesdays and Thursdays. As previously mentioned please give serious consideration to wearing some hi-viz clothing and/or lights when attending these sessions. This is for your own safety and our reputation as a club and running community. Whilst we stop short of making this mandatory we really do encourage you to do this. Shortly, Read more…