Club Constitution

  1. The Club

  2. The Committee

  3. Membership

  4. Equal Opportunities

  5. Club Runs

1. The Club
1.1. The name of the Club shall be ‘Boston Community Runners’ (hereafter referred to as ‘the Club’).
1.2. The Club shall exist to inspire and support people of all abilities. The object of the Club is to help people to build confidence and improve their fitness, health and achieve their own personal goals, as well as to share their enjoyment with like-minded individuals and to promote the good within the community of Boston and surrounding villages.
1.3. Club colours shall be a White with Black and Yellow vertical stripes and Red writing, and shall be worn with shorts or leggings.

2. The Committee
2.1. The club runs as a free to come and go as people choose entity. From it's onset the use of a committee was deemed to give the feeling of a tiered hierarchy which has been the downfall of many clubs. There is no committee, everyone is equal and everyone can have as much or as little input as they want.

3. Membership
3.1. Full membership is available at a cost of £1 per month.  Runners, jeffers and walkers do not need to be full members to join in with the clubs activities. For full membership the extra benefits include Insurance whilst running, jeffing or walking as part of the club,  free entry to the clubs monthly member prize draw, half price t-shirt or vest in club colours, access to fully insured coaches, discounts from retailers.

4. Equal Opportunities
4.1. The Club will, at all times, work within both the spirit and legal requirements of the current legislation regarding all forms of discrimination.

5. Club Runs
5.1. Every Club run has a nominated run leader.
5.2. We ensure that no member is left alone on a Club run, and shall thus operate a turn-back scheme where neccessary.
5.3. All runners must ensure they are appropriately dressed for Club runs.