Track and Field News

ESSA Midland Combined Events Championships – Banbury (25th June)

Two Bicester AC athletes were selected to compete for Oxfordshire Schools in last weekend’s ESSA Midland Combined Events Championship held at Banbury.  Kyle Rayson produced his best score in an outdoor combined events competition as he amassed  an impressive...

Heart of England League – Stourport (19th June)

Bicester AC athletes excelled themselves in the recently held Heart of England Division match hosted by Kidderminster and Stourport Athletic Club.  In a closely contested competition Bicester finished 4th out of the 7 competing clubs only three points away from...

Schools Round Up (June)

Bicester AC athletes were busy representing their schools in the various school county championship events that took place over the weekend.  Alyssa Johnson was making her track and field competitive debut in last Saturday’s Bucks Schools County Championships...

Oxon & Bucks Midweek Open – Horspath (8th June)

Just two Bicester AC athletes made the journey for last Wednesday’s Oxon and Bucks Open Track and Field meeting.  Although both athletes normally compete as under 13 girls, open graded meetings provide heats which can include athletes of all ages.  Isla Wooding,...

Oxon and Bucks Midweek Open – Horspath (25th May)

Three Bicester AC athletes made the journey to Horspath for last Wednesday’s Oxon and Bucks Midweek Open Track and Field Meeting.  Django La Porter finished a good 4th in his heat of the 100m with a new personal best clocking of 12.62secs which was 16 hundreds of...

Youth Development League – Nuneaton (21st May)

Bicester AC’s athletes put up a sterling effort in their 2nd round UK Development Midland Division North and East C match held last Saturday in Nuneaton.   Nine Bicester athletes made the trip covering the full programme of track and field events in the boy...

Oxon & Bucks County Championships – Horspath (14th & 15th May)

There was a good turnout of Bicester AC athletes for last weekend’s Oxfordshire Track and Field Championships held at Horspath, which were combined with neighbouring county Buckinghamshire.  Bicester won five Oxfordshire County gold medals, three of which were...

Youth Development League – Leicester (8th May)

Bicester AC finished a very competitive 2nd in last Sunday’s Youth Development League Midland Division North and East C match held in Leicester.  Given the distance of the venue from Bicester there was a decent turnout on the day and only Coventry Godiva were...

Oxon Junior League – Oxford (1st May)

There was a strong turnout of Bicester AC athletes for last Sunday’s first round of the Oxfordshire Junior League fixture held at Horspath.  There was a mixture of track and field debutants, national grade performances and personal bests.  Several of the...

Heart of England League – Redditch (30th Apr)

Bicester AC were involved in a double header over the weekend where the first of two track and field meetings took place on Saturday.  Bicester were up against 6 other team in their division 3 Heart of England match held in Redditch.  Several of the Bicester...

Oxon and Bucks Midweek Open – Oxford (27th Apr)

Three Bicester AC athletes contested the Oxon and Bucks Midweek Open track and field meeting held last Wednesday at Horspath.  There were eight heats of the 100 metres with runners put into heats based on previous times.  George Weston found himself in 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...

British Open Master Indoor Throws Champs – Lee Valley (5th & 6th Mar)

At the 38th  British Open Masters Indoor T & F and Winter Throws Championships at the Lee Valley Athletics Centre, Enfield, London on Saturday & Sunday, 5th & 6th March 2022, David Kuester of Bicester AC had a reasonable competition in the 75+ age...

SEAA Indoor Combined Events Champs – Lee Valley (18th Dec)

There was a rare Bicester AC performance in an indoor competitive athletics event as Kyle Rayson competed in the Southern Indoor Combined Events Championship held recently at Lee Valley.  Rayson produced his finest combined events performance finishing runner up...

English Schools Combined Events – Bedford (18 & 19th Sept)

Bicester AC’s Sam Rayson qualified for last weekend’s English Schools Combined Event Championships held in Bedford and finished a creditable 26th in the under 17 men’s octathlon.  The octathlon involves competing over a range of disciplines involving running,...

Cranford Hospice 10K – (19th Sept)

Three Bicester AC athletes made the journey to Cranford for last Sunday’s Cransley Hospice 10km road race.  For two of the athletes, this was their second race of the weekend.  Fresh from his success at the recently held Thame 10km road race, Finley...

Radley Open Meeting – Radley (12th Sept)

A number of Bicester AC athletes contested Sunday’s Radley AC Open meeting held at Tilsley Park.  Five performances achieved national grade performance standard.  Louie Harris ran a grade 4 time in his first ever 800m. Harris in clocking 2mins 33.27secs was...

Youth Development League – Rugby (4th Sept)

Six Bicester AC athletes made the trip to Rugby for the last Youth Development Lower Midlands North East division match of the season which took place recently at Rugby.  Five of the six athletes also competed in the following day’s Oxfordshire League...

British Masters 50th Track & Field Individual Championships – Derby (20th – 22nd Aug)

In the British Masters 50th Track & Field Individual Championships at the Moorways Stadium in Derby, on Friday, Saturday & Sunday 20th to 22nd August 2021, David Kuester of Bicester AC won GOLD in the Shot Putt, Hammer & Weight (Heavy Hammer) and SILVER in...

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...

Oxfordshire Junior Athletics League – Banbury (8th Aug)

The Oxfordshire Junior Athletics League staged its first event for nearly two years on Sunday at a wet and windy Banbury.  In spite of the conditions, Bicester AC enjoyed a successful day’s competition with 3 existing club records broken, 9 national graded...

Kettering Open Meeting (3rd Aug)

The mile is a rarely run race distance these days, but Kettering included the mile distance in last Tuesday’s open meeting, and this attracted two Bicester AC athletes. Jenny Critchley competed in an all-female heat of the mile and ran out a resounding winner....

Cheltenham Midsummer Open (21st July)

Bicester AC’s Finlay Colverson-Martin made his debut over 5,000 metres at the recently held Cheltenham Midsummer Open Meeting.  There were four heats of the 5,000 and Covlerson-Martin beat 11 other athletes to take heat 2 in a new club record time of 16mins 7secs.  In...

English Schools’ Track and Field Championships – Manchester (10th July)

Bicester AC’s Samuel Rayson represented Oxfordshire in the recently held English Schools’ Track and Field Championships held in Manchester.  Competing in the  intermediate boy’s high jump Rayson finished 14th in the high jump with a best clearance of 1.80m which was...

Youth Development League – Rugby (17th July)

Bicester Ac’s athletes were back in action for the second round of their Midland Division 1F Youth Development League match held at Rugby.  As with the first round the competition was as hot as the weather.  However, several athletes emerged with personal...

Club Competition – TBS (11th July)

Given the current significant reduction in available competition, Bicester AC recently organised an internal competition open to club members and those who had trained with the club during the Summer.  It was based on the quad competition consisting of a sprint,...

English Schools Regional Combined Events – Nuneaton (26th & 27th June)

Bicester AC’s Sam Rayson represented Oxfordshire in the recent midland heat of the English Schools combined event held recently in Nuneaton.   Making his debut in the octathlon coverings eight disciplines, Rayson finished a creditable 3rd overall amassing...

Midland Masters T & F Champs – Nuneaton (6th June)

At the 2021 Midland Masters (MMAC) Track & Field Champs at the Pingles Leisure Centre in Nuneaton on Sunday 6th June 2021, in warm overcast conditions, David Kuester of Bicester AC was first in the M75+ age group in Hammer, Javelin, Shot Putt and...

Oxfordshire County Graded Open meeting – Horspath (12th June)

Several Bicester AC athletes excelled themselves at Saturday’s Oxfordshire County Graded Open meeting which took place at Horspath.  With opportunities to compete limited over the last couple of years, some of the 22 Bicester strong contingent were making their...