Club News

Town and Gown 10k – Oxford (13th May)

Four Bicester AC athletes contested the very popular annual Town and Gown 10km that took place last Sunday in Oxford.  No less than 4,359 runners finished this year’s event and Bicester AC athletes were prominent at the front end of the field.  Isaac Moran, hampered...

Bannister Mile (6th May)

Leo Blyton was Bicester AC’s sole representative in the Bannister mile races that took place on Monday.  This series of races is named after Sir Roger Bannister who became the first person in the world to run the mile in under 4 minutes.  Blyton took part in the under...

Mota Vation – Charlton on Otmoor (25th Apr)

A phalanx of yellow and red was prominent at the front of last Thursday’s opening heat in the Summer long Kidlington Runner’s Motavation road race series held at Charlton on Otmoor.  Anna Jolliffe was the first lady finisher and in doing so become the first...

London Marathon (21st Apr)

Bicester AC’s Ben Groves went through the complete metamorphosis of jumper and sprinter to long distance runner by completing last Sunday’s London Marathon.  Awarded the club’s discretionary London Marathon place, Groves had competed in road races last Summer with...

Southern Road Race Championships – Milton Keynes (24th Mar)

Bicester AC had three competitors in the recently staged Southern Championships under 17 men’s 5km road race held at Milton Keynes.  First Bicester runner home was Owen Stocker with his first ever sub 17mins clocking.  Stocker finished 21st clocking 16mins 57secs.  He...

Oxford Half Marathon (15th Oct)

Ben Groves completed his metamorphosis from talented jumper to endurance athlete as he took on last Sunday’s Oxford Half Marathon.  Groves ended the track and field season at the head of the rankings for the high, long and triple jumps as well as the 400m.  However,...

Mota Vation Series – Stratfield Brake (31st Aug)

The final round of the Motavation Road Race Series took place on 31 August at Stratfield Brake.  The final leg was run on a more multi-terrain surface than road so offered a slightly different challenge to the runners.  Bicester AC has enjoyed one of its...

Mota Vation Series – Coombe 2 (27th July)

The penultimate round of the Summer long Motavation road race series took place last Thursday taking in two laps of Coombe.  Bicester AC again featured prominently in the 359 finishers.  There was a close fought battle to lead the team home which was won by...

Mota Vation Series – Coombe 1 (29th June)

Bicester AC had 12 athletes at the latest round of the Summer long Motavation road race which reached its half way point at Coombe last Thursday.  Although traditionally the shortest of the legs at 3.8miles, Coombe is known for its sting in the tail as runners...

Mota Vation series – Bletchingdon (25th May)

Conditions were kinder to athletes for round 2 of Summer long Motavation road race Series hosted by Kidlington Running Club.  Round 2 took place over a 4.2mile circuit at Bletchingdon, one of the harder heats with a sting in the tail in the last mile....

Mota Vation series – Charlton on Otmoor (27th Apr)

Bicester AC had one of their best turn outs for years in a Motavation series fielding no less than 9 runners in the first round of the summer road running series hosted by Kidlington Running Club which was held last Thursday at Charlton on Otmoor.  There was a...

Bicester Athletic Club Annual General Meeting

Bicester Athletic Club Annual General Meeting Thursday 17th November 2022 at 7.00pm Venue – The Community Room, Tesco, Lake View Drive   We need your support - please come and ensure the continuing success of our club.  Volunteers who can help on the...

Summer Training (31st Mar)

Summer training will be on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from Tuesday 5th April until September. Members can attend both Tuesday and Thursdays or just one of the evenings. Each evening will be split in to 2 sessions: Session 1 – 18:15 registration, 18:30 session...

Summer Competitions (31st Mar)

There are two types of athletics competitions league and open. League Competitions: As a club we enter 3 leagues in the summer, Heart of England (HOE), Youth Development (YDL) and Oxfordshire Junior (OJL), each league has 3 fixtures. For each fixture teams selected...

Eynsham 10km (28th Nov)

Bicester AC’s Finley Colverson-Martin continued his superb road running form at last Sunday’s Eynsham 10km, which doubled up as the Oxfordshire County Championship.  Colverson-Martin finished 8th in a monster field of over 500 finishers and was first under 17 male...

2021 Summer Camp (9th – 13th Aug)

Bicester AC organised their first ever holiday camp which took place for five days stretching from 9 to 13 August.  The camp attracted over 20 children from Bicester and surrounding areas including those brand new to athletics and members from neighbouring...

Coronavirus Updates

Third Lockdown 07/01/2021 Inline with lockdown restrictions all our face to face activities are suspended until further notice. We will resume activities once we move back into tier 4 or lower and all school years have returned to face to face teaching. We would like...

2020 AGM (6th Nov)

Due to the current Covid 19 restrictions and now lockdown, the Bicester AC committee with the support of the club’s membership has agreed to defer the 2020 AGM till November 2021, date to be confirmed at the next committee meeting. All committee post holders will...

Second Lockdown (4th Nov)

Hi All, I hope you are all well. I cannot believe I am sending this type of mail for the second time in my first year as chairman. As you are all well aware we are entering a second lockdown tomorrow (5th Nov) and despite England Athletics’ best efforts in trying...

BAC HOME TRAINING VIDEOS AND SESSIONS

Hi All Pre COVID-19, today should have been the first day of Summer training! So, instead we are launching training videos and written sessions the athletes can access whilst at home. Hopefully this will keep the athletes engaged during this unusual time and go some...

Congratulations Tom Gould (24th Sept)

On Monday Bicester AC’s Tom Gould was presented with the young volunteer of the year award for the West Midland athletics region at a ceremony held in Warwickshire.  Tom, who has competed through each of the age groups for the club and has continued to develop...

London Marathon (24th Apr)

Hi I'm Karen. I've been a coach and committee member at Bicester AC for a number of years. Ten years ago I ran the Flora London Marathon and said never again! On Sunday I will be on the start line and will be raising money for Dementia Revolution.  Having...

Nutrition Presentation (24th Jan)

Over 50 athletes, parents and coaches from Bicester AC and Bicester Tri Junior attended a presentation given by Dr Alaaddine El-Chab, a senior lecturer in clinical and sports nutrition, held on Thursday 24th January at the new Kingsmere Community Centre.  ...

Nutrition Presentation (24th Jan)

Over 50 athletes, parents and coaches from Bicester AC and Bicester Tri Junior attended a presentation given by Dr Alaaddine El-Chab, a senior lecturer in clinical and sports nutrition, held on Thursday 24th January at the new Kingsmere Community Centre.  ...

RAISE MONEY FOR YOUR CLUB WITH A TAP OF A BUTTON (6th Nov)

We expect some of you have already started your Christmas shopping and over the next few weeks all of you will be getting busy with it. With this in mind we want to let you know of a fundraising scheme we have registered the club to and it couldn't be more easier to...

The Bicester School Sports Awards (12th July)

This evening we were invited to attend The Bicester School Sports Awards where we were presented with an award recognising our support of the school over the past 12 months. We will continue to support the Bicester School and other schools in and around Bicester in...

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...

December Training (3rd Dec)

This is a list of the training sessions that are ON and OFF during December and the Christmas period: Training Date Comment Winter Outdoor Training 03 December 2017 No Training - Oxon league race Circuit training 05 December 2017 Normal Training Sportshall Training 06...