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Last updated 02 September, 2015 11:28

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Both Boys & Girls in both age groups are into the National Final of the UKYDL at Birmingham, 5/6 September

Very sad to report that Past President Graham Botley has passed away after many years of fighting bone cancer. He died in Queen Elizabeth University Hospital Birmingham on Sunday 30 August, aged just 71. He joined Blackheath way back in 1966.

Details will follow in due course. 30-08-15


Dave Heath wins the Masters 800m (o/50) at the World Championships 29 August  29-08-15

Dina also finishes 5th in the World running yet another PB, Club Record and a new National Record in 22.07

Lorraine jumps 6.85 in the final of the Long Jump to finish 5th in the World


World Championships in Beijing, China 22-30 August 2015

Details of 'Preparing for an Autumn Marathon' with Mara Yamauchi - 30 September 2015 24-08-15

Club Dinner - Black Tie, Members only SOLD OUT to go on waiting list email Dick
Friday 20 November, guest speaker Mike Gratton, tickets £27.00 contact Dick Griffin, rfgriffin556@gmail.com 1-09-15

Norman Park track is closed for repairs from Tuesday 18 August for a estimated time of about 3 weeks but is dependent on weather conditions. Up to date progress on the repairs can be seen on Norman Parks website www.nptm.co.uk 16-08-15


Zero to Parkrun in 9 weeks. Next course starts at 10:00 on Wednesday 9 September

For full details click on image 10-08-15

Coming up: SEPTEMBER, Wed, 2, Hayes, Parris Handicap (19.15), Sat, 5, Birmingham, UK Youth Dev't League U13/15 final, Sun, 6, Ashford, SCVAC inter-club finals, Sun, 6, Birmingham, UK Youth Dev't League U17/20 final, Sun, 6, Margate, Kent Coastal Marathon (including Kent Champs), Wed, 9, Norman Park, 1 hour run (19.30) Sat, 12, Erith, KCAA Comb. Ev., U13 & Masters Ch.-&13 Sep, Sat, 12, Sparrows Den, Will Bolton CC relays (B1), Sat, 19, Birmingham, BMAF 10km (run/walk) - &/or 20 Sep, Sat, 19, Birmingham, BMAF Dec/Hep/Throws Pent Ch. - & 20 Sep, Sat, 19, Istanbul, Euro Junior inter-clubs Championship, Sun, 20, Tonbridge, KCAA Relays Championships

  Latest News...

Provisional Winter Fixture list for 2015/16 2-09-15

Club Records 1-09-15

World Championships Beijing, China 22-30 August 2015 29-08-15

Latest Press Release 28-08-15

Info on Will Bolton Relays 12 September 24-08-15

Sydney Wooderson 800 - Sutcliff Park 19 August 20-08-15

Parris Handicap 19 August 20-08-15

Open Events updated 19-08-15

World masters T&F Champs Lyon, France 18-08-15

B&B Open Track Meeting 10 August 12-08-15

UKWL Eton 8 August 11-08-15

British League, Liverpool 8 August 9-08-15

UKYDL Norman Park 26 July photos added 28-07-15

Anniversary Games, London 25 July 25-07-15

Schools International in Grangemouth 18 July 20-07-15

European Athletics Junior Championships Sweden 19-07-15

English Schools, Gateshead 10/11 July 12-07-15

4/16 August 2015 - World masters T&F Championships -  Lyon, France Dave Heath, Double World O/50 Champion - 800m & 1500m

UKYDL Norman Park 26 July photos added 27-07-15

Dina becomes the first Britain to break 11 sec, 10.99 at the
Anniversary Games 25 July

Interested in joining the other 800 members? Then check out the membership page and/or About Us

The Bees Academy is a coaching scheme designed specifically for school children up to year 8 to encourage their participation in sport and to develop their athletic potential to the best of their ability. Full details here

Do you love athletics, lack the physical attributes, but want to be involved? check out non-physical

Did you know that 30% of our membership is female? In the under 19 age group it is 45%

Are you competing at county standard or above and would like to study for a BSc/MSc in Sport Sciences?...more 


Blackheath & Bromley Harriers AC

WE AIM to excel together regardless of age, ability,
gender, race, ethnicity or religious belief for the
benefit of the sport as a whole.


WE PURSUE the highest standards and equity of
coaching, organization and fair play
in all our activities.


WE RESPECT competition and friendship
individuals and teams winners and all participants,
club records and personal bests.


…in a word: CLUBMANSHIP


And your 2015/16 President is Dave Cordell 21-03-15


uk:athletics' latest venture -

The Power of 10 is much more than just rankings and results. It is a year-on-year drive to achieve greater strength in depth of every single event in all age groups and every part of this nation. 19-04-09

Another Rankings Site: Very deep, especially for the young athletes: http://www.topsinathletics.com 20-04-09

Bits & Pieces...

Provisional Winter Fixture list for 2015/16 2-09-15

Summer Fixtures for 2015 12-06-15

2015 AGM - list of Officers 22-03-15

Information on the Club Cross Country courses 13-03-15

UKA rules for Competition - Our Competition Policy

Everything you need to know about Norman Park Track

Team managers and other volunteers (including chaperones) who assist coaches with dealing with Under 18 year old athletes must have a CRB check completed. Full details here...

Have you checked the Member to Member section recently? 

Michelle Bovell has coach Education Forms for level 1 & 2. Contact her for more information.


Pending Social Events...

Fri 2 October VP's Supper
Fri 9 October Quiz Night
Fri 20 November Club Dinner (Black Tie) SOLD OUT


Your subs were due on 1st January - please read and use this Renewal Form (for Existing Members)
New members need to go here... 3-12-14

All Young B & B athletes aged 11+ Are Invited To Our Youth Club

Next one on Friday 25 September Read the Code of Conduct
Click image for more details or contact claire_austridge@yahoo.co.uk

Our Richard Holt has just written a book Learn to Run: A Common Sense Beginner's Guide to Running Progression. Aimed at runners – particularly novice ones just getting started. Full details here... 20-08-14

Deniz Mehmed has set up a Facebook page to keep people informed about the different groups that meet and run at Blackheath & Bromley Harriers HQ on Wednesday evenings and Sunday mornings.

Click to download full details

Athletics Coaching and Leadership Courses http://www.englandathletics.org

  • Help out at your local athletics club
  • Lead a running group in your area
  • Take the first step in becoming a coach
  • Become qualified & insured coach
  • Coach and plan training for runners
  • Become a qualified & insured children's coach

If you are interested or need more information speak to Mike Davies 24-11-12

England Athletics, UKA and the other home country governing bodies are alert to our responsibilities to all participants in athletics in respect of all aspects of health and safety. One particular area that young athletes and their parents must be aware of is the risk of cardiac problems. Full information about CRY and their services can be found on their website at www.c-r-y.org.uk . Young people between the age of 14 and 35 who would like to have cardiac testing can go to www.testmyheart.org  You can also see www.uka.org.uk/governance/health-safety/cardiac-screening-for-athletes/  for information on work being done by UKA in this area. 3-05-12

250 Club - Ed Malone won £500 at the big Summer draw.  25-06-15

Will Jill Holder, Alan Izzard, Bob Hawtin and Peter Irvine please contact the organiser apontifex@hotmail.com as he has some good news for them too! 21-12-14

250 Club presents £2000 to help send our Junior Girls to the European Junior Clubs Cup Final in Brno, Czech Rep.

At the Club on Wednesday 4 September 2013, Tony Pontifex, the 250 Club Promoter, presented the President with a cheque for £2000 to help send our junior girls to compete in the European Clubs Cups Final in Brno, Czech Rep. He also gave another £500 towards the cost of the Polo Shirts. Presenting the cheques, Tony thanked the members for their continued support, wished them luck in the future and said that if anyone would like to subscribe to the 250 Club to please contact him on apontifex@hotmail.com  or on 07963738452. 5-09-13

Blackheath & Bromley Harriers AC are pleased to be sponsored by So Clean, Biggin Hill Airport and Shircol


Shircol Consultancy Practice - Building Consultants and Advisors

Shopping Online? Raise some funds for Blackheath & Bromley whilst doing so!
easyfundraising.org.uk is a great way to raise money for charities, schools, sports clubs, community groups, and other good causes just by shopping online. You don’t pay anything extra. So far they’ve raised over £5 million for causes throughout the UK.
B&BHAC is registered with easyfundraising.org.uk and so far has raised around £500 without promoting this facility. This is voluntary, requires no fees and little effort in order to raise “free” money for the Club.
How does it work? When you do your online shopping and use a Retailer who participates in the scheme you will earn money for BBHAC for each purchase you make, typically between 0.75 & 2.5%! Check here for more details: - http://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/how-it-works/  Many Many well-known Retailers participate. Examples are Next, Amazon, Boden, Game, Play.com, Tesco Direct -
Read the Guide first you have to register

Organised by Bromley MyTime and is a weekly 5k that takes place in Norman Park on Saturday mornings at 09:00. You need to register via their website (free) then just turn up and run/jog the same course, for free, every Saturday! Any age group. 13-09-09

Our Junior Girls took 3rd place at the European Junior Clubs Cups Final in Brno in the Czech Rep, 21 September 2013

At the end of the 2015 T&F Leagues:
U13 and U15 boys and girls won the Kent YA League again and are top of their division in the UKYD League and in the National Final
U17 and U20 boys and girls were second in the league in the UKYDL & in the National Final
The Female Masters team finished first in the Kent Division and are into the Area Final
The Male Masters team were 3rd in the Kent Division
The Senior Men finish 6th in Division One of the British League and stay in that division
The Senior Women finished 8th in the UK Women's League and are relegated to Division one next year


If you have general enquires about the Club please email enquires


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