Rich Furniss - Chair
Rich is the club’s chair, a regular coach at club sessions, and race director of our annual trail race.
James Kemp - Vice Chair
James is one of the founding members of Marple Runners and is our vice chair - contact him to for any enquiries, including parkrun enquiries.
Cathie Mortimer Rae - Membership
Cathie looks after everything related to being a member of the club - if you are interested in joining Marple Runners, send her a message.
Lea Carruthers - Treasurer
Lea is our money counter - she ensures that the weekly subs are collected and takes it all to the bank. She keeps the accounts impeccably and ensures the committee is regularly updated with the accounts along with completing a detailed account of the clubs finances to be presented at the Annual General Meeting.
Michelle Pratt -Communications Officer
Michelle takes care of social media, website and news. If you have any news items or photos you are willing to share on the website, please contact.
Darren Peatfield - Kit & Men's Team Captain
Darren looks after all the kit needs at Marple Runners - so if you need a new vest or got kit envy for the latest jacket, contact Darren who is available at most club night sessions.If you have any enquires into participating in any competition races - Darren is the person for you to go to - he has lots of experience in this area and has run (at a high level) since being a junior.Darren is also a qualified LiRF (Leader in Running Fitness).
Jeremy Woodham - Coaching
Jeremy is a qualified Coach in Running Fitness (CiRF). He and his team do an amazing job behind the scenes including: looking after coaching advice; route planning; Pub 2 parkrun programme (our version of the C25K); coordinating volunteers for club nights and generally looking after us.