Membership Information


Information for potential members

Desford Striders caters for runners of all abilities and we fulfil the needs of both serious and competitive runners and fun or social runners. We also hold regular social events for our members, friends and families.

If you are new to running, have run before and want to return or just want to improve your health and fitness, we will be running an eight-week Couch to 5K programme starting on 13 January 2022. Please visit the Couch to 5K page for further details.

If you're interested in joining us and want more info use the contact form below or send us an email.

All Striders sessions can be booked using the Spond app - click here to download it for free or visit the App Store on your phone. You will need to set up your own profile and input the code 'RTIHC' when prompted to be able to view and book onto sessions.

Please speak to the Run Leader on arrival to make them aware you are a potential new member and have joined the group on a trial basis.

Subscriptions are as follows:

  • Annual Fee Adult £30.00 (1st April 2021– 30th March 2022)

  • Half Year Membership Adult £23.00 (starts September 1st 2021 – 31st March 2022)

(These prices are annual fees and they include membership to Sport In Desford (not the gym) and the cost of Affiliation to England Athletics).

Download membership form - click the button at the bottom of the page 

Our home:


Desford Striders are based at Sport in Desford (SiD).

SiD’s aim is to provide reasonably priced sporting and recreational facilities for the people of Desford and surrounding areas and is a Registered Charity (No. 1100319), 

As well as being home to Striders, activities on offer include bowls, football, fitness gym, squash, Scouting and tennis.

For further information visit: ​

Find us:

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Sport in Desford (SiD), opposite Neovia Logistics), Flying Fields, Peckleton Lane, Desford, Leicester LE9 9JU. Visit: ​