About Us

After  realizing there where a a lot of runners in the local area that want to run in a safe fun happy environment the Itchen Spitfires were born, the name is synonymous with the area as our meeting point is where R.J.Mitchell built and designed the Spitfire aircraft that so superbly won the Battle of Britain, there is also still signs in the local area of the existence of the Supermarine factory where the plane was produced.

We are a Running Club, we do and will celebrate achievement, everyone who joins us is welcomed with open arms and everyone is encouraged to become a better runner and join is in the membership of the club, we meet at races and will also have end of year celebrations, we actively encourage new members and pride ourselves on making everyone welcome, be they new runners or seasoned veterans, we enjoy running together and as our motto says

 

Together As One