Your Committee

Duncan Clark- Mens Captain



Duncan joined the club in 1984 and has been on the committee on and off since then in different posts.He is an experienced Men’s Captain, organising the team selection for the club relays and cross country. Duncan also organises the ‘Christmas Lights Run’ and helps to keep the club records up to date.Duncan leads the faster group on Club Run nights and helps with Abbey Juniors.

Jasmine Salih- Ladies Captain


Jasmine joined Abbey in 2007 and was elected onto the committee in 2015. Joining Abbey has broadened her running experience to include cross country, trail races, marathons and she has even tried fell. She also competes in triathlons. She loves encouraging people who are new to running and is usually at the club on a Tuesday night

Martin Jones- Club Grand Prix Race Series

Martin joined the club in July 2012 after been spotted out on a training run wearing an Eccup 2012 shirt and was encouraged to join by a group of Abbey Runners out for their Tuesday night run!
 He was elected on to the committee in November 2014 and since 2016 has also been responsible for organising and managing the clubs annual Grand Prix race series

Jim WhittakerTreasurer

Jim joined the club in 2007 and was elected onto the committee in 2011. He likes to race everything from parkruns, XCs to marathons and, well. basically, just loves to run! Jim can generally be seen at the club most Tuesday and Thursday nights. (and loves the Abbey cafe!)

Liz Willis– Social secretary

Liz has been a member of Abbey Runners since 2005 and enjoys the social side that the club offers, as well as running! Liz’s favourite races are the relays, especially Washburn Valley in July.

Graeme Littlewood– Secretary

Graeme joined the club in 2015 and has found it to be friendly and supporting with a great group of people who go out of their way to make everyone welcome. He was elected to the committee in 2016.

Lynn Taylor– Membership secretary

Mark Hetherington– President

Simon Jones and Alex Kilcoyne