Who's who

Alice Vialard


Alice ensures that the club and committee meetings run smoothly.

David Lydall

Vice Chair

David supports the chair & secretary. He also organises marshals for the club handicap and helps edit the website.

Serpil Bulut



Serpil manages all the club correspondence. She organises the committee meetings setting the agenda and taking minutes.

David Devennie


David looks after the accounts. He also manages the stock of club kit.

Mungai Wairia

Membership Secretary

Mungai manages the membership database, the England Athletics registration process and the email group.

Nina Jensen

Ladies’ Team Captain
and Coach

Nina manages teams in inter-club events, eg relays and cross-country, encouraging members to participate. She is also a qualified Coach.

Tom Tinsley

Men’s Team Captain

Tom manages teams for relays and cross-country. He also manages the club website, diary and sets the handicaps for our quarterly competition.

Hazel Juggins

Ladies Vice-Captain

Hazel supports the team captains, deputising when necessary.

Howard MacLennan

Men’s Vice Captain

Howard is a qualified Assistant Track Coach. He supports the team captains and organises the Monday run schedule.

Lorna Pearson

New Member Liaison

Lorna liaises with potential new members, explains how things work and helps new members settle in.

Marie Slack

Social Secretary

Marie manages the social events, particularly post-handicap buffets and the Christmas party.

Janet Palmer

Ladies’ Welfare Officer

Janet can deal with any confidential matters and ensures that best practice is followed within the club.

Bill Milbourne

Men’s Welfare Officer & Covid-19 Co-ordinator

Bill can deal with any confidential matters and ensures that best practice is followed within the club.

Kenny McCormick

Club Coach

Kenny is a qualified coach - he's there to help!

Terry Welsh

Weetslade Relays Race Director

Terry manages the best relay in the North East - Claremont's own Weetslade Relays.

Leaders in Running Fitness (LIRF)

A LIRF is qualified (and DBS checked) to lead a group safely.

Bill Milbourne, Cath Robson, Clare McKitterick, Julie Dumpleton, Tom Tinsley