Track & Field

BFTTA Indoor Open – Lee Valley (10th Dec)

Erlgean Appiahkorang-Mensah had his first taste of indoor track and field when he took part in the recent indoor BFTTA meeting at Lee Valley.  There were three heats of the 800m covering all age groups with Appiahkorang-Mensah contesting the 2nd heat of 8 runners.  He...

Oxon & Bucks Midweek Open – Horspath (13th Sept)

There was one final hurrah for Bicester’s track and field athletes at the last Oxon and Bucks midweek open meeting of the year held last Wednesday at Horspath.  Georgia Bower managed to edge a national grade 3 standard in the under 15 girl’s long jump with a new...

Oxon Junior League – Abingdon (3rd Sept)

Bicester AC contested what was a very competitive final heat of their Oxfordshire Junior League match held last Sunday at Tilsley Park, Abingdon.  The hot conditions made it very tricky for competitors in the distance events.  There were 5 A string wins for...

Oxon & Bucks Midweek Open – Horspath (2nd Aug)

Bicester AC athletes enjoyed a mixed evening of fortunes as they contested the latest Oxon and Buck’s open track and field midweek meeting held last Wednesday at Horspath.  Georgia Bower added a further centimetre to her long jump best as she produced the longest...

Derek Crookes Under 13 Inter County Track and Field – Walton on Thames (29th July)

Finlay Haynes was Bicester AC’s sole representative at the recent Derek Crookes Under 13 Inter County Track and Field meeting.  Haynes represented Oxfordshire in the under 13 boy’s shot putt.  Haynes finished 11th in the A string shot with a putt of 6.16m....

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): Vacant (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