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Last updated 17 April, 2014 10:00

Hot news: London Marathon Supper on 16 April - well that was a good evening...


London Marathon Supper Wednesday 16 April 17-04-14


London Marathon more times + even more photos 15-04-14

Richard Dunstan, Petts Wood Runners, is keen for a series of Mob Match races between the KLAN clubs. There will be two this year within Park Runs, the first of these was on Sat 29 March at Norman Park and the second is at end May/early June. You must register for a parkrun barcode if you have never participated in a parkrun before,  otherwise your run wont count towards the club's efforts. Bromley parkrun is looking for two volunteers from each club to act as a marshals on the day, please e-mail bromleyhelpers@parkrun.com  to volunteer. 30-03-14

England Athletics is pleased to announce the results of its 2014 Board Elections. The candidates whose clubs and member organisations have elected to the two positions on the England Athletics Board are Tim Soutar (Blackheath & Bromley Harriers AC) and Neil Costello (Cambridge & Coleridge AC). Read full EA report... 24-03-14

Another “Unofficial Mob Match”. This will be the 4th event of a Park Run with B&B v Croydon Striders - Sat 7 June at Lloyd Park. Please remember to wear your club vest, bring your bar code and to run fast!! 22-03-14

Details of this years Ted Pepper Memorial 10k race to be held on 5 May 2014 8-02-14

VOLUNTEER  RECRUITMENT  DRIVE The Club is embarking on a major recruitment drive to fill some of the vacant posts that are essential, or would improve the effective operation of our teams and... Read more... 28-01-14

Coming up:

APRIL, Sat, 19 , Norman Park, Southern Athletics League (M&W), Mon, 21 , Tonbridge, Tonbridge Open meeting, Wed, 23 , Hayes, Parris Handicap (19.15), Sat, 26 , Ashford, Kent Young Athletes League, Sat, 26 , Kingsmeadow, Sward & Kinnaird trophies, Sun, 27 , Norwich, UK Youth Dev't League U17/20, Mon, 28 , Sutcliffe Park, Kent Masters League (18.45), Wed, 30 , Norman Park, W&NW Kent Schools Championships

           Latest News...

London Marathon Supper 16 April 17-04-14

Club Records updated 17-04-14

Latest Press Release 16-04-14

London Marathon rankings & Top 1000 in London 15-04-14

London Mini-Marathon photos added 15-04-14

Jack Petchey Foundation award 12-04-14

Archive Photos a few more added 10-04-14

Wednesday night menu 8-04-14

National 6/12 Stage Relays, Sutton Park 5 April 7-04-14

Summer Fixtures for 2014 3-04-14

Paddock Wood 1/2 Marathon 30 March more photos 30-03-14

SE Schools'  Inter Counties Champs, Chelmsford 29 March 31-03-14

Rotary Debrecen marathon, Hungary 30 March 31-03-14

Open Events updated  29-03-14

Information on B&B Open Events 29-03-14

Article on Chris Chataway updated 29-03-14

Bennett Cup final standings after all 9 events 25-03-14

2014 AGM - list of Officers 24-03-14

Your 2014/15 President is Dick Griffin, LVO 22-03-14

Closing 5 22 March & AGM photos 22-03-14

SEAA 12 Stage Relays, Milton Keynes 18-03-14

English Schools C-C Championships 15 March 15-03-14

SLH Mob Match 15 March 15-03-14

Past President Supper 14 March 15-03-14

Inter-Counties Championships, Birmingham 8 March 11-03-14

Reading Half Marathon 2 March 3-03-14

National C-C Championships, Nottingham 22 Feb 25-02-14

National 6/12 Stage Relays, Sutton Park, 5 April

Paddock Wood 1/2 Marathon 30 March more photos 30-03-14

Your 2014/15 President is Dick Griffin, LVO 22-03-14

 Alastair Aitken, a good friend and frequent visitor to B&B, has done half a dozen interviews leading up to the Olympics. All very interesting - view them here... 27-07-12


KLAN won "Network of the Year" for the London Region 2012 2-10-12


Interested in joining the other 800 members? Then check out the membership page

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:

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

And your 2014/15 President is Dick Griffin, LVO 22-03-14

Bits & Pieces...

Summer Fixtures for 2014 3-04-14

2014 AGM - list of Officers 24-03-14

Winter Fixture list for 2013/14 20-08-13

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... updated 10-05-12

Have you checked the Member to Member section recently? 

Information on the Club Cross Country courses

UKA rules for Competition - Our Competition Policy

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


Pending Social Events...

First Wednesday in the month will be a B-B-Q by Deniz & Gareth

For 29 days in the spring of 2012 Peter Rogers and John E Turner kept us on the edge of our seats as they attempted to run from John O'Groats to Land's End in a... Read more... 19-01-14

The true story of 42 marathon runners who were created as the ‘Everpresents’ by the London Marathon in 1995 after they had run 15 consecutive Londons. Now, after 33 years only 15 remain. Read more... 30-12-13

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.  21-11-13

Your subs were due on 1st January - please read and use this Renewal Form (for Existing Members)

Croydon swim session …..
Run by Croydon Striders but open to anyone. Great for those who are thinking about trying an aquathon, triathlon or recovering from injury. The sessions are structured and a perfect way to improve fitness over the winter months. Exclusive use of the pool at Trinity School (with approx. 3 people per lane). Thursday evenings from 8.45-9.45pm. £5.00 per session. No need to book, just turn up or you can call Justine if you want further information on 07912 105026.

Latest Gazette covering Summer 2013 14-02-14

Summer Fixture list for 2014 3-04-14

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

200 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 200 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 200 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

A very welcome donation to Club funds of £1,000 has been received from Chris Ely (Lewis' dad) from his
Company, Ambit Projects Limited 20-05-13

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 2013 T&F Leagues:
The Senior Men win Division Two of the British League and are promoted to Division One
The Senior Women finished fifth in the UK Women's League and stay in the top division
The Male Masters team are champions of the Kent Division & runners up in the SCVAC Area Championships
The Female Masters team finished second in the Kent Division & were 3rd in the SCVAC Area Championships
The Junior Athletes were 5th overall in the National Final of UKYDL upper age group



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