The plan... First, we run. Then, we have fun.
10:00 - Meet @ Clapham Common Tube Station
10:15 - Start running
10:45 - Stop running - Meet @ Starbucks, Clapham High Street
If you don't feel like running or you're not an early bird, just come for the coffee and socialising from 10:45! I will have my phone juiced up and on standby throughout the morning, should you need to find us at any point.
Dress code: completely casual. Funky hats welcome. Wrap up warm!
See you there!
Rory D xxx
Clapham Common Tube Station, SW4 7AJ
Starbucks Coffee, 202-204 Clapham High St, Clapham Town, London SW4 7UD
1/ I'm not a great runner - can I still join?
Yes, absolutely. Come along, whatever your level. I recommend you're able to run for 15 mins without stopping. If you’re just starting out with running, or you want a really easy session, come and take a walk with us in the park instead.
2/ How far will I be running?
Between 1-2 laps of the common (depending on how far you would like to go). Choose however you feel comfortable with and feel free to take break/s in the middle if you need to.
3/ Do I need any special gear?
Not at all, all you need is a pair of trainers. You don’t need to splash out on any specialist gear, but if you’re planning on running it's worth getting a pair of running shoes as this will protect your feet much better than shoes, sandals or flip-flops. Apart from that, just dress for the weather and wear something you would feel comfortable running in.
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