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Eastern Young Athletes League

Eloise M, Molly D, Calum M, George G, Harry S, Peter L and Sam C took the opportunity to compete in one or more of the EYAL matches taking place in our region from May to August. BBDRC juniors joined with our friends at BBH and WVAC to make a composite team of 11 to […]

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DS Active Athletics

The weather stayed dry and sunny for the fourth DS Active session for athletes with Downs Syndrome at BARC. Four athletes participated in running, hurdling, throwing and long jump before finishing with relay races. Thank you to everyone who helped; athletes, coaches and helpers all had a great time.  The next session will be Saturday 21 September […]

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Smarties

The final net total raised by the Smartie Tube Long Jump Fundraising challenge was £275.41. Many thanks to all for your generosity, and to Potty who lovingly counted and paid coins in to the bank. Please Share and Follow us:

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Fun Junior Summer Training

Fun Junior Summer training. Every Monday 6.30-7.30, £1 per session for 8 years plus. Fun sessions to keep fitness over the summer or come and try Running and Athletics for the first time. Sessions will include any of the following: Running, Jumping, Throwing, Games and lots of fun. Please Share and Follow us:

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Eastern Young Athletes League

The next EYAL meeting is at Norwich UEA Sportspark on Sunday 11 August 11.30am. BBDRC have joined with WVAC and BBH to form  a composite team (North Suffolk) of young athletes aged 11 to 16 to compete in this athletics competition league. A number of junior Black Dogs have participated so far and competed well. […]

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Eastern Young Athletes League (EYAL)

Next EYAL meeting Norwich UEA Sportspark Sunday 11 August 11.30am BBDRC have joined with WVAC and BBH to form  a composite team (North Suffolk) of young athletes aged 11 to 16 to compete in this athletics competition league. A number of junior Black Dogs have participated so far and competed well. Events include track running […]

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School Holidays Junior Training

The final session of the summer term will be the Sports Day & BBQ on Monday 22nd July. There will be 3 junior training (FUN) sessions during the holidays on Mondays 12th, 19th and Bank Holiday 26th August 6.30 to 7.30. Regular twice weekly junior training resumes on Monday 2 September. Please Share and Follow […]

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Junior Ekiden Relays

We are proud of all our junior athletes who participated at the Ekiden Relays, each of them running 1.1 miles in a relay team of four. The Whirlwinds (12 and over mixed team – Harry, Tess, Jack and Joseph)and the Tornadoes (U11 mixed team – Joshua, Sam, Jessica and Calum) were both second in their […]

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DS Active

The next of our monthly athletics sessions for DS Active will take place on Sat 20 July 2pm – 4pm at BARC. Our athletes really love having 1-2-1 support so if any club member would like to come along to help out please contact either Sue Potter or myself. No coaching experience required – just come […]

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Club fundraising at Village Fete?

We have the opportunity of a fundraising stall at Ditchingham Village Fete on Sunday 28 July. With the fundraising team unavailable on the day, is there anyone is interested in setting up a stall (maybe along the lines of ‘Guess how many sweets are in the jar’, alongside a junior fitness challenge? The club’s gazebo […]

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