Welcome to the Norfolk Gazelles
We are a friendly road running club based in Norwich, Norfolk. We welcome all standards, from first-time runners to serious high-level athletes.
Our aim is to help you be the best runner you can be, through coaching encouragement and support.
Due to COVID restrictions our training is changing regularly to comply with latest regulations. We train as a COVID secure group and ask that anyone attending abides by latest regulations.
If you decide to join us, you'll find the details on our membership page.
If you are considering joining the Gazelles we would welcome you to attend a trial session to see what we offer. We are currently only able to offer this to 2 people per Monday session. Before attending you will be required to supply your name, email and telephone number for Track & Trace. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to attend a taster session.
Virtual Relay is back for 2021!!
The Gazelles "Don't Pass It On" Virtual Relay is back for its second year! After an amazing turnout, raising nearly £10,000 for Nelsons Journey & Norfolk & Norwich Hospitals Charity we are returning for a second year. Last year we had 1964 participants, travelled nearly 12,000 miles and had every possible baton you can imagine. This year we are aiming bigger and further! The date is 18th July 2021, so put it in your diary.
please look here for further details.
Gazelles - Book your training!!
Gazelle members now have the facility to book their training sessions online. Please head here to book each week.
Please remember to cancel your session if you can no longer make it.
Virtual Relay, 31 May 2020 - "Don't Pass It On!"
So, that went well, we think it's fair to say! You can now order a race memento at https://www.norfolkgazelles.co.uk/virtual-relay-coaster.php. Final placings and various other stats can be seen at the race management site, https://virtualrelay.norfolkgazelles.co.uk/.
Championship Relay, 11th October 2020
Sadly we've had to cancel this years Championship Relay. We look forward to seeing you at the 2021 event.
Last year's inaugural event was a great success and we hope this year will be even better. The event will open for entries via active.com in June.
The race will follow a route out of Easton College looping round Hall Road and then into Marlingford Road. A left turn at the Marlingford Bell will bring you along Bawburgh Road, which will then loop round back into the college.
Strava route here:
The race is planned to start at 09:30. Distance will be 4 x 5km.
Teams of four runners, minimum age 14.
Chip Timing: We will have chip timing for the race managed by Chip Timing UK. Every runner will end up with an individual 5km Chip Timing in additional to the total time for each team. Affiliated teams must have all members affiliated to qualify.
Categories for teams: TBC
We are hoping that this event will also be a Norfolk County event and so we now finalising categories with an update in the Spring. Further updates to follow. We expect the race to be popular so please don't miss out on this fun and competitive event. #whosinyourteam
Thanks to all those who attended our first ever Championship Relay last year, on a beautiful crisp autumn day. You can see the results on the race page.
More race news on the Club News page