Over the year membership has increased by 34, from 214 in 2016-17 to 248 in 2017-18 this includes 19 new junior members and 15 senior members, ages ranging from 9 to 70s
In the year of the young person, and were proud that their junior membership thrived, in fact there is currently a waiting list for the junior training sessions.
They were delighted to be awarded a subsidy from Inverclyde Council under the U19s Sports Grant scheme which means that we can continue to offer an affordable club membership fee that maintains a club that is inclusive to all ranges of social groups. This in turn means they can continue to promote a healthy lifestyle for individuals and families, through exercise and diet, which in turn promotes good mental health.
Among many notable performances during the year, the Chisholm Mile produced a family win - U13 girl Ruby McGill was 4th in the ladies race and the first Glenpark female and her 15 year old brother Harry McGill finished first overall.
Over 40 club members took part in the Great Scottish Run including the junior races, the 10k and the half marathon. 15 year old Harry McGill was 1st Junior in the Great Scottish 10K and 20th overall from a field of over 7000 runners in a time of 33.56minutes, making him the 2nd fastest Junior athlete in Scotland in 2018.
2018 afford the club many notable achievements and successes.