Track and Field News

Summer Season Awards

Bicester AC staged their annual summer awards evening last Saturday at Bicester School reprising the summer’s action in track and field and presenting awards to those who had excelled individually. Amber Parker finished the season with national graded efforts in all...
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Oxon Junior League – Horspath (9th Sept)

The last round of the Oxfordshire Junior Athletics League took place last Sunday at Horspath in unseasonably warm conditions with only a nagging biting wind taking the edge of conditions.  There was a very acceptable turnout of Bicester AC competitors given that this...
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Good Weekend For Amber Parker (1st & 2nd Sept)

Bicester AC’s Amber Parker helped herself to three personal bests in three different disciplines as she competed in two different events last weekend.  On Saturday in the inter county championships she launched the hammer out to a national grade 3 mark of 32.64m,...
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British Masters 48th Track & Field Individual Championships – Birmingham (25 & 26 Aug)

In the British Masters 48th Track & Field Individual Championships at the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham, on Saturday & Sunday 25th and 26th August 2018, David Kuester of Bicester AC won SILVER in the Weight (Heavy Hammer) and BRONZE in the Hammer in the M70...
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Oxfordshire Junior League – Banbury (12th Aug)

Banbury played host to the second round of the Oxford Junior Athletics League held last Sunday.   Bicester’s under 17 girls were in scintillating form as they picked up 5 wins in A string events including every track event where they fielded a competitor.  Tia Brown...
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Derek Crookes Southern U13 Inter Counties – Kingston (28th July)

Three of Bicester AC’s youngsters were selected to compete for Oxfordshire in an athletics inter counties competition for under 13s held last weekend at Kingston.  All equipped themselves well and gained valuable experience against what was quite stiff competition....
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Heart of England – Corby (8th July)

Bicester AC were a competitive 4th in the final round of their division 3 Heart of England match at Corby held on 8 July. Tia Brown, competing in her first year in the under 17 age group has proved very hard to beat and she again enjoyed a highly successful day’s...
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End of Summer Season Training – (19th July)

With the holidays fast approaching we can confirm the finish dates for summer training. Summer training for the lower age groups U11 & U9 (current school years 5 and below) your last training session will be on Tuesday 31st of July. Summer training for the upper...
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Youth Development League Upper – Leamington Spa (1st July)

Bicester AC and Witney had a small contingent of athletes out for last weekend’s UK Youth Development League Upper Age Group Midlands Division 1A North East match held at Leamington. There were plenty of wins amongst the Group despite the hot and sticky conditions. ...
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Heart of England League – Leicester (24th June)

There were some very good Bicester AC performances at last weekend’s Heart of England Division 3 match at Saffron.  The provisional results placed Bicester in 2nd place in the team competition but this along with the individual results is yet to be confirmed.  There...
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Quadkids Open Competition – Horspath (24th June)

Just four Bicester athletes took part in last weekend’s Oxford City AC’s Quad Kids competition. Amber Busby competed well in the under 9 girl’s competition finishing 6th with her best score achieved in the 75m where she clocked 13.50secs.  Lucia Haverly was 9th but...
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British Milers Club – Loughborough (23rd June)

Bicester AC’s Ben West excelled in the latest set of BMC races held last weekend at Loughborough.  These are a series of high class races organised by the BMC which includes athletes of international class.  Running in the 9th heat of the 800 metres, West not only...
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Club Quadkids Competition (19th June)

Bicester AC organised their own quad competition last Tuesday at the Bicester Schools sportsground.  This was the first time that many Bicester athletes had competed in a quad event since they were under 11.  Quad events require the athlete to complete four events...
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Youth Development League – Banbury (17th June)

Bicester AC finished 5th in the latest round of their UK Development Athletics League Lower Age Group Midlands Division 1C match held last Sunday in Banbury. Once again Amber Parker had a fine weekend with a double first in the throwing events.  Parker threw a massive...
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Midland Masters (MMAC) Track & Field Champs – Nuneaton (3rd June)

THREE SILVER & ONE BRONZE MEDALS at THE MIDLAND MASTERS T & F Champs 2018  At the 2018 Midland Masters (MMAC) Track & Field Champs at the Pingles Leisure Centre in Nuneaton on Sunday 3rd June 2018, in hot, sultry conditions, David Kuester of Bicester AC...
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BMC PB Classic meeting – Milton Keynes (2nd June)

Having broken 2 minutes for 800 metres and 4 minutes in recent weeks, Ben West achieved another milestone in last Saturday’s BMC PB Classic meeting held at Milton Keynes.  This time it was in the 3000 metres where West broke the 9 minute barrier for the first time in...
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Youth Development League Upper Age – Coventry (27th May)

Bicester had a turnout of 7 for the recently contested upper age group Youth Development League Midland Division 1A match held in Coventry.  A number of the athletes achieved personal best marks.  Although not a personal best, Tia Brown continued her sparkling form in...
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Sandra Luke Memorial Open – Horspath (27th May)

There were a number of good performances by Bicester AC athletes at last Sandra Luke Memorial meeting held last Sunday at Horspath.  Athletes compete in three events and are awarded points on the basis of their performances in each discipline.  These are then...
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Watford Open (23rd May)

Ben West was in scintillating form in last Saturday’s BMC Grand Prix held in Watford.  BMC hold periodically a series of races throughout Summer for elite middle distance athletes including international class runners.  West not only produced his best ever run for the...
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Youth Development League Lower Age – Nuneaton (19th May)

Bicester AC finished 5th in the latest round of the UK Development Athletics League match held last Saturday in Nuneaton.  There were certainly no shortage of fine individual performances but lack of numbers in some events eventually took its toll. Bicester’s top...
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Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire County Track and Field Championships – Horspath (12 & 13 Apr)

There were some fantastic performances from Bicester AC athletes at last weekend’s Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire County Track and Field Championships held at Horspath.  Several athletes were crowned county championships and there were a number of personal bests...
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Heart of England League – Leicester (5th May)

Bicester AC enjoyed an excellent first round in their Division 3 Heart of England match held last Saturday in Leicester.  There were several fine individual performances and this enabled the team to finish 2nd overall out of the six competing teams. It was a case of...
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Youth Development League Upper – Leicester (29th April)

Just three Bicester AC athletes made the trek North to Leicester for last Sunday’s first round of the UK Development League Midland North /East Division 1A Upper Age Group match.  Competing with Witney Bicester finished 6th in the match. Tia Brown produced her best...
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Youth Development League – Leicester (21st April)

Bicester AC were not without their successes in the round 1 of Midland Division 1C lower age group Youth Development Athletics League held last Saturday in Leicester, with Bicester finishing a highly combative 3rd. Following on from the Oxfordshire Junior League last...
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Oxfordshire Junior League – Horspath (15th April)

There was a good turnout of Bicester AC athletes in the first round of the Oxfordshire Junior league held on 15 April.  There was a particularly strong turnout in the under 13 girl’s competition which was epitomised by several strong performances in the B events as...
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I RUN CLEAN (7th Apr)

Bicester Athletic Club is supporting European Athletics' campaign I RUN CLEAN. The campaign aims to educate young athletes about anti-doping and how to avoid doping in sport. Click on the picture above and have a look at the website. There is a course that will take...
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Charles Kear Memorial Open Meeting – Tilsley Park (25th Mar)

A small contingent of Bicester AC athletes competed in Oxfordshire’s first outside track and field fixture, the Charles Kear Open Memorial Track meeting hosted by Radley AC and staged last Sunday at Tilsley Park. There were a number of Bicester personal bests achieved...
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British Masters Championships – Lee Valley (10 – 11 Mar)

British Masters Championships – 5 medals! (3 Silver and 2 Bronze)   At the 35th  British Open Masters Indoor T & F and Winter Throws Championships at the Lee Valley Athletics Centre, Enfield, London on Saturday & Sunday, 10th & 11th March 2018, David...
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Members need your support (1st Mar)

Two Bicester AC members have been selected to go to the 24th World Scout Jamboree which is taking place in North America July 2019. Over the next 15 months they will be doing lots of fundraising to raise the money they need to go. Part of the money they raise will go...
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Midland Masters Throwers Group Christmas Throws Pentathlon Competition (9th Dec)

At the Midland (British) Masters Throwers Group (MMTG) Christmas Throws Pentathlon Competition held at the Moorways Stadium in Derby on Saturday 9th December 2017, in very cold and damp conditions, David Kuester of Bicester AC and Oxford City AC Vets was 1st with...
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