Track & Field

Youth Development League – Tamworth (23rd June)

Bicester AC made the long journey to Tamworth for last Sunday’s UK development League Midlands North East 1C Match and finished 3rd in the final league match of the season.  It was a day of several personal bests and athletes achieving national grade...

ESAA Midland Schools’ Combined Event Championship – Kirby in Ashfield (22nd June)

Three Bicester AC athletes represented Oxfordshire in the Midland regional qualifying competition of the English Schools combined event held last Saturday at Kirby in Ashfield.  Making up the Oxfordshire County under 15 boy’s team they were 3rd team on the...

OCAC Graded Open Meeting – Horspath (19th June)

Bicester AC had 6 athletes at last Wednesday’s Oxford City AC open meeting and five were rewarded with new personal best times.  Three competed in various heats of the 1500 metres and two were making their debuts.  Hugo Jinks was Bicester’s best male athlete...

Heart of England League – Nuneaton (15th June)

Bicester AC finished a close 5th in their latest Heart of England Athletics division 3 match held recently in Nuneaton.  Although on the day they enjoyed several first place they were down on numbers in the under 15 boys and under 13 girl’s age groups. Although...

County Schools Championships Roundup (8th / 9th June)

Bicester AC’s Samuel Rayson produced a superb new personal best on his way to second place in the under 15 boy’s long jump at the Oxfordshire County Schools Track and Field Championships held last Sunday at Horspath.  Rayson’s leap of 5.31m was 29cms further than...

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): John Charlton (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