Join the Club

If you are not sure about joining yet, you are welcome to come along to try out the club before you join — see About Us.

If you have any questions about membership please contact the Membership Secretary, Richard Pearson (email:

This page is for adults membership. For JUNIORS membership information please see Juniors page.

Application Form

2020 Membership Fees

Fees for 2020 are as follows:

  • Affiliated Annual Membership – £40.00 (most members chose this option)
  • Unaffiliated Annual Membership – £25.00
  • 2nd Claim Membership – £15.00
  • Half Year Affiliated Membership – £27.50
  • Half Year Unaffiliated Membership – £12.50


  • Annual membership runs from 1 January 2020 to 31 December 2020
  • For new members joining in November or December of 2019, your membership will run until 31 December 2020 (“14 months for the price of 12”).
  • Half-year membership is only available to new members and runs from 1 July 2020 to 31 December 2020.
  • Affiliated membership includes HRC membership and England Athletics (EA) individual registration (fee £16.00 for 2020-2021) which enables you to claim a discount at most races (typically £2) as well as other benefits.
  • Your EA registration will run from 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021. If you are applying before 1st April and wish to be EA registered immediately, you can choose to pay the additional 2019-2020 EA fee of £15.00.
  • Unaffiliated membership is for HRC membership only and does not include registration with England Athletics and does not enable you to claim a discount at races or to enter certain events such as County competitions.  It also does not count towards our member pool for allocation of London Marathon club places.
  • 2nd claim membership is for people who are already EA affiliated members of a different club.


Instructions for renewal are usually announced around December.

Payment Information

You can pay by the following methods:

  • Bank transfer (Sort code: 05-04-65, account no: 47287140)
  • Cheque (payable to Hinckley Running Club)
  • Cash

Cheques or cash payments should be given to either Richard Pearson (membership secretary) or Odette Foxall (treasurer).