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Last updated 24 January, 2017 11:06

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Mob Match against SLH at Coulsdon - we lost!

SLH Mob Match away at Coulsdon 21 January our results added 23-01-17

PP Chris Haines & VP Pete Shepherd receive their 50 year membership plaques 18 January

Please note that membership subscriptions were due on 1st January. If you have not renewed yet, please use this renewal form   For queries, contact Rob Brown, Membership Secretary at membership@bandbhac.org.uk 13-01-17

Brunel Speed Series. 28 January 2017

Click image for more details 7-01-17

England Athletics CEO Chris Jones has recorded a special video with a review of 2016 and a look ahead to athletics and running in 2017. Blackheath & Bromley get a couple of mentions at 3:10 in. 22-12-16



Friday 17 February - Fund raising for our Young Athletes. Past President Dick Griffin will be giving an illustrated talk on the life of a Royal Protection Officer.


Click image for more details 5-01-17

The next big social function is Burns Night on Friday 3 February 19:30 for 20:00 at the Clubhouse in Hayes. This is a relaxed and enjoyable event, set to celebrate the life and times of Robbie Burns. Everyone is welcome….and you certainly don’t have to be Scottish! Included in the price: a 3 course meal (with optional haggis) and speeches.  Of course, whisky will be available! Please come along, bring friends and family and enjoy yourselves whilst supporting the Club. If you’re interested in, please email Steve Pairman or write your name in the diary at the clubhouse. Looking forward to seeing you there!. 19-12-16

Coming up:  JANUARY Sat 28th Jan, Parliament Hill, SEAA XC Championship*, FEBRUARY Sun 5th Feb, Hayes, Mob Match vs. Orion + Club 7 ½ mile X/C Championship B7 (11:00), Sat 11th Feb, Footscray Meadows , Kent XC League (Seniors +u/20s), Sun 19th Feb, Hayes, Mob Match vs. Ranelagh B8 (11:00), Sat 25th Feb, Nottingham, National XC Championships*, MARCH Sat 18th Mar, Hayes, Closing ‘5’ Handicap XC (2:30pm) B9 + AGM (18:00), APRIL Sun 23rd Apr, Blackheath, Virgin London Marathon + Mini Marathon, MAY Mon 1st May, Norman Park, Ted Pepper Memorial 10km

  Latest News...

Latest Press Release 24-01-17

Bennett Cup after 6th event 21 January 23-01-17

SLH Mob Match away at Coulsdon 21 January 23-01-17

50 year Membership awards 18 January 19-01-17

Interesting : Royal Albert Hall & Dorando Pietri 18-01-17

Open 10k C-C 15 January 2017 15-01-17

New 10k C-C course for 15 January 2017 10-01-17

Provisional Summer Fixtures for 2017 10-01-17

Kent County C-C Champs 7 January 9-01-17

Boxing Day Paper Chase  26 December 26-12-16

Wednesday Nighters supper 21 December 22-12-16

Christmas 5m Yacht H'cap 18 December 18-12-16

European XC championships, Chia, Italy 11 December 13-12-16

Christmas Lunch 11 December 11-12-16

The Latest Gazette 7-12-16

Kent Masters CC Champs Dartford 3 December 3-12-16

Kent League C-C Danson Park 26 November 28-11-16

Annual Club Dinner  25 November 26-11-16

Young Athletes award evening  20 November 25-11-16

Club 10 mile CC Champs 20 November 20-11-16

The latest Courier (November) added 12-11-16

Open 10k C-C 15 January 2017
- photos added 15-01-17

Kent County C-C Champs 7 January

Boxing Day Paper Chase  26 December 26-12-16

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 2016/17 President is Bill Foster 19-03-16


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 Summer Fixtures for 2017 10-01-17

Winter Fixture list for 2016/17 3-09-16

2016 AGM - list of Officers 19-03-16

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 3 February Burns Night
Sat 25 February National Supper (away in Nottingham)

The latest Winter Fixture Card 3-09-16                                               The latest Gazette 8-12-16

Your subs are due on 1st January - please read and use this Renewal Form (for Existing Members)
New members need to go here... 8-12-16

All Young B & B athletes aged 11+ Are Invited To Our Youth Club  6-10-15

Next one on Friday 16 December 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 - Frank Rogers won £250 at the March draw.  17-03-16

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 2nd place at the European Junior Clubs Cups Final in Castellon, Spain, 17 September 2016

At the end of the 2016 T&F Leagues:
The Senior Women finished 1st in the UK Women's League Div 1 and are promoted to the Premier Division one next year
The Senior Men finish 3rd in Division One of the British League and stay in that division for next year
The Female Masters team finished 2nd in the Kent Division and are into the Area Final
The Male Masters team were 6th in the Kent Division 1 and are relegated to Division 2
U13 and U15 boys and girls
won the Kent YA League again, and were second in the in the UKYDL and 3rd in the National Final
U17 and U20 boys and girls are top of their league in the UKYDL & WON the National Final



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