Covid-19

Windmilers’ Covid-19 precautions

Now that Covid-19 restrictions have been released by the government, from 1st August members can attend Wimbledon Windmilers Sunday social runs without registering in advance, meeting at the Windmill at 09:30. All other club sessions require advance registration until further notice. The registration links are on the club calendar. The club wishes to recognise that the Covid-19 pandemic is still ongoing and so we may return to registering for Sunday runs if needed. We recommend Read more…

Club sessions from 19th July

As we are sure you are aware, parkrun returns on Saturday 24th July after a long absence. If you are planning to participate but have been enjoying track, don’t think you need to miss out! Norman Urquia will leading a core strength / rehab session at 10:15 which you can combine with parkrun. Sign up separately on Eventbrite so the coaches know this is the session you want to join. As mentioned above, from 1st August, the Read more…

Club places for Brighton Marathon 12th September

Reminder – the deadline for club entries for this year’s Brighton Marathon is this Sunday 18th July. We have places available. Ten club places are available for the Brighton Marathon on Sunday 12th September 2021! Here’s an opportunity to enter a real race. If you are a club member you can apply for a guaranteed entry into the 2021 Brighton Marathon via the club Secretary. Entry costs £75. Ten club places are available on a first-come, Read more…

Renewal 2021-22

1st July 2021: Thanks to everyone who has renewed their club membership – the grace period is now over.  Please note you do need to be a paid up member to take part in club training – do get in touch with Claire and Kate here  if you realise your membership has expired, we’ll be delighted to hear from you.

3-mile handicap results

27 April 2021 results: It was great to see so many of you out there running and seeing friends we hadn’t seen for a year. These are the times I recorded on the night; if I missed someone or made a mistake, send an email to Colin at Events. Many thanks to the volunteers: Jenny Bell, Caroline Ferrari, David Turner, Ralph Gilbert, Jeff Hoadley, Hannah Carr, Colin Harris and to Kate Carter who was Tail Read more…

Covid-19

Updated Covid-19 plan and risk assessment

Club running sessions will be restarting from Sunday 11th April 2021. Club sessions operate according to government and sports body guidelines. As before, please take responsibility for your own safe participation. See the club’s participant session rules attached below. At present the club is offering coached running sessions but no coached swimming or cycling sessions. Members are free to self-organise for their own informal running, cycling and outdoor swimming according to government guidelines, through these Read more…

Notice of AGM, 2nd March 2021

The Wimbledon Windmilers Annual General Meeting will be held on Tuesday 2nd March 2021 at 7 pm, as a virtual meeting on Zoom. Please register in advance if you wish to attend (members only): https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMlc-yopzMpHtKDyqzcLairv_SoidZf0wet After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing the Zoom link to join the meeting itself. Please send any proposed AGM motions to the Club Secretary Anne Davies mailto:[email protected] Motions proposing amendments to Club Rules stated in the club’s Constitution should be submitted by 1st February Read more…

Recommendation to wear an ICE product at club sessions

The Wimbledon Windmilers Committee has agreed to recommend that all Windmilers consider wearing an ‘In case of emergency’ (ICE) product during Windmilers running, cycling or swimming sessions, or carry emergency contact details with them. Coaches will encourage members to do so at their sessions. If a club member is wearing an ICE product or carrying emergency contact details there is no need to complete the emergency contacts part of the sign-in sheet. There are many Read more…