Track & Field

Swindon 3K Open Competition (11th Dec)

In this difficult year for sport Bicester AC’s athletes have had to increasingly take their opportunities when they have presented themselves.  Two Bicester athletes made the trip to Swindon last Friday to compete on the track over 3,000 metres under the...

Fuelling for Exercise by Tom Couzens

As an under 11 through to under 17’s I used to compete for Bicester Athletics club, both on the track and for cross country. Representing Oxfordshire in the high and long jump as well as for the 800 metres and also for the cross country team, as a under 15 I took up...

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...

Harrow Open (2nd Oct)

Bicester AC’s Anna Jolliffe has been making up for lost time over the last couple of weeks and once again she was in action at Friday’s open meeting in Harrow.  She continued her record of setting a new personal best and club record in every track race she has...

BAC End Of Summer Mini Competition (2nd Oct)

Nearly 100 athletes attended the final two weeks of Bicester AC’s summer athletics training where an internal competition was organised open to Bicester AC athletes at Bicester School.  It brought to an end a challenging few months where the Covid pandemic has...

The Track & Field season runs from April to September and Bicester Athletic Club competes in the following leagues :

The Oxfordshire Junior League is a competition for Under 9 through to Under 17 male and female between local clubs and there are usually 3 meetings during the season.

Bicester competes in the UK Youth Development League which provides 3/4 meetings during the season at U13/U15 age group and combines with Witney to compete at U17/U20 age group.

Bicester also competes in the Heart of England League which provides 3 meetings against local Midlands based clubs for Under 11 through to Under 17 male and female.

Team Managers:

Under 11 boys & girls: Clyde Goodwin & Claire Goodwin (contact)

Girls (under 13 and up): Vacant (contact)

Boys (under 13 and up): Paul Groves (contact)

If you are unsure which age group you are in you can check Here

Fixture dates can be found here

Also in early May each year there is the Oxfordshire County Championships where the winners are selected to represent Oxfordshire in the Inter-counties meeting later in the year.

There are other events that you can enter on your own which are called Open meetings, often these are graded so that you compete against people of similar ability rather than by age and gender groupings.

The Club Track & Field records can be found here

The summer Track & Field training starts around the end of March and runs through to end August. Training takes place on the sports field within The Bicester School opposite the Bicester Leisure Centre. There is a grass track along with an all weather jumps and specialist throws area.

Tuesdays  For school year 3 / Under 9 and above

Thursdays For school year 6 / under 13 and above

For more information about training