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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...

BAC Summer Camp

Bicester’s athletics Summer Camp – 9th to the 13th Aug 9:00 to 15:00 Staying at home this summer?  Why not book your children onto our Summer Athletics Camp!  This camp is run by Bicester Athletic Club for 8 to 14 year olds.  We have been...

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.  ...

Track & Field News

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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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....

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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...

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Cross Country News

Chiltern XC League – Campbell Park, MK (15th Jan)

When Bicester AC started competing in the very competitive Chiltern League Cross Country League, they were pleased to have runners finishing in the top half of finishers in their respective age group races.  Competing in the penultimate round of this season’s...

SEAA Inter County Cross Country Champs – Croydon (11th Dec)

A total of five Bicester AC athletes were selected for the Oxfordshire team who competed in the recent South of England Inter County Cross Country Championships held in Croydon.   Bicester’s highest placer was Finley Colverson- Martin making his debut in an...

Christmas Training

With Christmas and the end of the year fast approaching we would like to wish all our members and their families a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. In a year that started in lock down, the summer and so far, winter seasons have been very successful, well...

Oxfordshire Cross Country League – Cirencester (5th Dec)

The second round of the Oxfordshire Cross Country League event took place last Sunday at the gruelling Cirencester Park Course. Despite going out of County, 31 Bicester AC athletes made the trip with a number producing season best cross country performances. Finley...

Chiltern Cross Country League – Luton (4th Dec)

With the Oxfordshire League being held the following day, Bicester AC fielded a somewhat depleted team for last Saturday’s Chiltern Cross Country League. Round 3 took place in Stopsley, Luton which has hosted the English Cross-Country Championships. Bicester have...

Chiltern Cross Country League – Tear Drop Lakes, MK (13 Nov)

Bicester AC enjoyed a superb turnout for round 2 of the Chiltern Cross Country League held at Teardrop Lakes, Milton Keynes.  This round incorporated a round of the cross challenge which is a series long competition for elite runners held at various courses...

Oxon Cross Country League – Bicester (7th Nov)

Bicester AC hosted the first Oxfordshire League Cross Country event since the 2019/2020 season on Sunday at Bicester Heritage.  There was an excellent turnout of over 50 Bicester AC runners with several fine performances amongst the home contingent. Edward...

Chiltern Cross Country League – Oxford (16th Oct)

Bicester AC enjoyed a very successful return to league cross country competition after a break last year.  16 athletes contested the first round of the Chiltern League held last Saturday at Horspath. Finley Colverson-Martin has enjoyed a good season on the track...

National Open School Year cross country – Leicester (26th June)

Bicester AC’s William Richardson competed in his first ever race competition in the recently held National Open School Year cross country event held in Leicester.  Competing over a distance of 2.2km in the year 6 event, Richardson finished a promising 18th clocking 8...

AWT cross country series – Apr 21

Three Bicester AC athletes competed in the last race in the AWT cross country series held in Northwood last Saturday. This was the first race for runners since the end of December.  All three Bicester athletes finished in the top ten of their respective races, to...

Sportshall News

Christmas Training

With Christmas and the end of the year fast approaching we would like to wish all our members and their families a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. In a year that started in lock down, the summer and so far, winter seasons have been very successful, well...

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...

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...

Winter Presentation Evening (29th Mar)

Well over 100 athletes and their supporters attended what was highly successful winter presentation evening, celebrating a successful season for Bicester ACs’ cross country and sportshall athletes, held at the Highfield Social Club on Friday.  The club were...

Oxfordshire Sportshall League – Bicester (14th Oct)

Bicester Athletic Club’s Sportshall teams started the 2018/19 season’s campaign with an excellent and exciting first match of the Oxfordshire Sportshall League season at the Bicester Leisure Centre. With many of athletes making their debuts for the team there were...

I RUN CLEAN (7th Apr)

Bicester Athletic Club is supporting European Athletics' campaign I RUN CLEAN. The campaign aims to educate young athletes about anti-doping and how to avoid doping in sport. Click on the picture above and have a look at the website. There is a course that will take...

Winter Presentation Evening (23rd Mar)

Bicester AC pulled the curtain across on another busy Winter season at last Friday’s annual awards shindig which this year took place at a new venue, Whitelands Farm Sports Ground. There was also a different Master of Ceremony as new Chairman Mark Brown opened up...

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...