Based in the south east of Scotland, Chirnside Chasers has quickly developed a reputation for being one of the friendliest clubs in Scotland.
We welcome people of all abilities from complete beginners through to more experienced athletes. In 2012 Chirnside Chasers was nominated and short listed for the Scottish Athletics Jogscotland community group of the year. While in 2013 they again nominated and won the Jog Scotland Group of the year. In 2015 Leeann and Stephen Ross were named as Scottish Athletics Children’s Coaches of the Year and Berwickshire’s Coaches of the year. In 2016 Chirnside Chasers were named BSLT’s Club of the year.
Whether you want to start running for the sake of fitness, lose weight, train for your first race or tackling a marathon we’d be pleased to help you. No pressure is placed on any member to compete and most of our members, both male and female run with the group purely for fitness and for the social aspect with other people who enjoy the sport.
We have a thriving junior section, with children aged from 5 year old coming along to the junior session on a Monday night between 6.30pm and 7.30pm meeting at Chirnside Football pitch. we have training sessions on both a Tuesday night and a Thursday evening, both from 7pm until 8pm, incorporating Jog/walk and advanced runners meeting at the Crosshill in the centre of Chirnside and are open to all. You will be running with whichever group you are suited to.