Track at Longford Park - Flash Gordon

Tuesday 8th March 2022, 6:15:pm

Speedwork
Track
Longford Park Stadium
Ryebank Road
Stretford
Manchester
M21 9TA
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Craig and Sarah organising a track session at Longford Park track. We will start with a few warm up laps at 6:15pm prompt and some dynamic stretches, before going in to the main session.

This is a distance based session, consisting of one 800m effort, eight 300m efforts, then one 800m effort to finish.

The session in full:

  • 800m effort (two laps of the track)
  • 1 minute standing recovery
  • 300m effort (three-quarters of a lap)
  • 100m jog recovery (one-quarter of a lap)
  • 300m effort (three-quarters of a lap)
  • 100m jog recovery (one-quarter of a lap)
  • 300m effort (three-quarters of a lap)
  • 100m jog recovery (one-quarter of a lap)
  • 300m effort (three-quarters of a lap)
  • 100m jog recovery (one-quarter of a lap)
  • 300m effort (three-quarters of a lap)
  • 100m jog recovery (one-quarter of a lap)
  • 300m effort (three-quarters of a lap)
  • 100m jog recovery (one-quarter of a lap)
  • 300m effort (three-quarters of a lap)
  • 100m jog recovery (one-quarter of a lap)
  • 300m effort (three-quarters of a lap)
  • 100m jog recovery (one-quarter of a lap)
  • 800m effort (two laps of the track)
  • Finish!

Track sessions are organised by Phil and Katie at the Manchester Regional Arena. We will start with a few warm up laps and dynamic stretches at 6:45pm, before going in to the main session.

Entry is discounted to £2.70 for running club members, and there is a further discount to £2.50 for those who live in the Manchester City Council area.

Better UK app

You can download the Better UK app to book and pay for track sessions in advance.

Set up the Better UK app

  • Select National Squash Centre & Regional Arena as your home venue.

If you are using the app for the first time you will need to create an account with Better UK to make a booking.

Set up Manchester Resident pricing

  • From the app home page, scroll down and select Buy membership in the bottom right.
  • On Choose Your Membership select Pay & Play from the drop down list.
  • Select payment type of Single Payment.
  • Scroll down the list and select Better Adult Resident (cost £0.00).
  • Enter all the details and checkout at zero cost.

The account created can now be used to book track at £2.50 instead of £4!

Booking a track session

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  • Athletics Outdoor (17:00 - 20:00)