WE'RE BACK ON HOLD...

The latest lockdown restrictions mean we have to cancel all organised runs, until the restrictions are eased, some time after 1st February. 

You can still go out for informal exercise with one other person, so please do keep getting out.


If we return to Level 4, we will continue with groups of 8 people, and if we go to level 3, we can have 15 people, provided we comply with certain measures.    


Everyone will have to sign up in advance through the Spond app.   This way we can also manage group sizes.

The groups will be graded according to pace, with groups 1 & 2 running around 6 to 6.30 minutes/km, and groups 3 and 4 running around 6.30 to 7.30 minutes / km, depending on who is there.

The main group runs will be on Monday and Wednesday evening at 7pm, and we will resume our hill reps/lamppost run on Wednesday morning at 6am, and a single combined group 5k run at 6am on Friday morning.




 

WELCOME TO
THE FIT LIKE JOGGERS

Couch to 5k and Beyond

Located in Aberdeen, The Fit Like Joggers Club provides a great opportunity to begin your running journey.  You never know where it might lead you...

 

Upcoming Events

  • Apr 17, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
    BrewDog Dundee, Panmure St, Dundee DD1 2BW, UK
    Postponed from 2020, we are taking the BrewDog Run on tour - 19.5 miles from Dundee to St Andrews.
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  • Sat, Jun 05
    BrewDog Castlegate
    Jun 05, 9:45 AM – 4:00 PM
    BrewDog Castlegate, 5-9 Union St, Aberdeen AB11 5BU, UK
    We are now looking to finalise our volunteer team for the BrewDog Run on Saturday 5th June. We need people to help out in advance on the evening of Thursday 3rd, as well as on the day of the run itself.
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  • Sat, Apr 23
    Balmoral Castle
    Apr 23, 2022, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Balmoral Castle, Balmoral Castle, Balmoral, Ballater AB35 5TB, UK
    A great day out for the FLJs, with options for a 5k or 10k as well as children's races.
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  • Wed, Feb 24
    The Great Western Hotel Aberdeen
    Feb 24, 7:45 PM – 11:45 PM
    The Great Western Hotel Aberdeen , 239 Great Western Rd, Aberdeen AB10 6PS, UK
    To celebrate reaching half way in the Couch to 5k Programme, all FLJs are invited to get together for a drink in the Clubhouse after the Wednesday run
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  • Jan 11, 7:00 PM – 7:45 PM GMT
    Hammerton Store, 336 Great Western Rd, Aberdeen AB10 6LX, UK
    No promises, but we "hope" to start a new Couch to 5k Programme in January 2021. Under current restrictions, numbers will be limited to 13 participants in each group, and we may have two separate groups going. Open to anyone who wants to get in to (or back to) running.
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  • Wed, Dec 23
    AB10 6LX
    Dec 23, 2020, 7:00 PM
    AB10 6LX, Great Western Rd, Aberdeen AB10 6LX, UK
    Christmas wouldn't be Christmas without our annual festive run
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  • Sun, Dec 13
    349 Great Western Rd
    Dec 13, 2020, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    349 Great Western Rd, 349 Great Western Rd, Aberdeen AB10 6NW, UK
    Join our FLJ Santa Run at 10am on Sunday 13th, for a 5k festive loop starting at the Mariner Hotel
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  • Sun, Aug 30
    Aberdeen Sports Village
    Aug 30, 2020, 9:15 AM – 10:45 AM
    Aberdeen Sports Village, Linksfield Rd, Aberdeen AB24 5RU, UK
    The Baker Hughes 10k will go ahead this year and the date has now been confirmed as 30th August 2020 Organised by Aberdeen Sports Village
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  • Thu, May 21
    McGinty's Meal an' Ale
    May 21, 2020, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    McGinty's Meal an' Ale, 504 Union St, Aberdeen AB10 1TT, UK
    After a hugely successful quiz in February, the next GEF quiz will take place in McGinty’s. Teams of 3-6 people. £10 per head including a buffet. Email info@gathimbaedwardsfoundation.org to enter a team
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  • Thu, Mar 12
    The Mariner Hotel
    Mar 12, 2020, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
    The Mariner Hotel, 349 Great Western Rd, Aberdeen AB10 6NW, UK
    Time to celebrate with our incredible Couch to 5k graduates!
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  • Sat, Mar 07
    St. Fittick's Community Garden
    Mar 07, 2020, 11:30 AM – 12:45 PM
    St. Fittick's Community Garden, St Fitticks Rd, Aberdeen AB11 9QT, UK
    Join us on Saturday morning for an FLJ community clean up. We will start and finish at the site of the community garden on St Fittick’s Road (at the end of Balnagask Road) This is just beside the clubhouse for Nigg Bay Golf Course. Look out for my red van.
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  • Feb 27, 2020, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
    The Ashvale, 42-48 Great Western Rd, Aberdeen AB10 6PY, UK
    Be the first to hear about the first of the quarterly quiz nights being hosted by the Gathimba Edwards Foundation and sponsored by Ledingham Chalmers LLP
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  • Mon, Feb 10
    The Mariner Hotel
    Feb 10, 2020, 8:00 PM – Feb 11, 2020, 9:30 PM
    The Mariner Hotel, 349 Great Western Rd, Aberdeen AB10 6NW, UK
    For anyone who would like to step up and help out either leading or tailing the runs, or even just being on the standby list, or helping with the C25k group, we will be hosting another leader training event on Monday 19th February after the runs.
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  • Oct 03, 2019, 7:00 PM – Oct 04, 2019, 12:00 AM
    P&J Live, Aberdeen AB21 9FX, UK
    Join the FLJ table at the awesome Aberdeen Sports Awards dinner, where we are finalists in the Community Sports Project of the Year for our Couch to 5k programme
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EQUALITIES STATEMENT

The FLJs are an equal opportunities group, and welcome all adults, regardless of race, religion or sexual orientation.


The FLJs provide an inclusive environment for a wide range of members.  Runners should treat each other and members of the public with respect.  No one should feel that they have to disclose personal information or explain any aspect of their lifestyle.


Runners will have differing levels of comfort and confidence about their ability.  Some may be nervous about participating in a group and others may require support to be part of a wider group.  As a club we recognise only positive encouragement and support, as well as tolerance and acceptance.

Should anyone feel that this statement is not the being upheld by us all, then please contact one of the leaders.

 

CONTACT US

Meet at Hammerton Store,  336 Great Western Road Aberdeen AB10 6LS

07881 522337

 
 

07881 522337

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