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Round Norfolk Relay

Round Norfolk Relay

Club Chair Jayne Capps-Jenner writes: Thank you to all the fabulous people that pulled together over the weekend to put a BBDRC Team into the RNR. With the earliest of starts of all the 60+ teams that entered this iconic race, our first stage runner set off at 5.30 am...

Around and About (15th September 2019)

Around and About (15th September 2019)

Newton’s Fraction half marathon Bobbie Sauerzapf reports: Well organised trot in the countryside around Grantham on Sunday 8 September. Two humongous hills but a cracking day for a run.  Chris Chorley 64 1.37.41 chip/1.38.00 gun, Bobbie 195 1.59.44/2.00.07 Both...

Socials Update

Flint wine social – cancelled due to insufficient numbers. Pie social – Thursday 3 October – very much going ahead.  you can still pre-book your pie meal via Facebook members page or form on the door of BARC. I need to start collecting the £9.50...

Around and About (8th September 2019)

Around and About (8th September 2019)

Great North Run Congratulations to the five Black Dogs who travelled up for the iconic Great North Run half marathon. Here they are: Matt Ife 01:59:05, Robin Farrar 2:16:28 (for a gold age grading and a two-year PB), Graham Sampson 2:33:08, Doug Gladwin 2:40:40, fudge...

DS Active

The next of our monthly athletics sessions for DS Active will take place on Sat 21 September 2pm – 4pm at BARC.  Doug Statt from the Downs Syndrome Association will be our special guest. Our athletes really love having one-to-one support and coaches and helpers...

Club 5 Mile Handicap Run

Club 5 Mile Handicap Run

A massive ‘thank you’ to everyone who worked behind the scenes to enable this annual event to return to the club calendar. Winning the event in a field of 58 runners was Jess Trayner (01:01:39/43:14), followed by Mandy Moore (01:02:31/48:46) in second place and Nigel...

Around and about (1st September 2019)

Around and about (1st September 2019)

Stu’s 300th Stuart Young reports: Thank you to the 45 black dogs and others who came along and shared some cake (courtesy of Alice and Louise) and a few laughs. As someone pointed out “that is a lot of Saturday morning lay-ins you could’ve...

Hi Viz Now Compulsory

Please be warned that hi viz bibs and torches are now compulsory for evening training sessions. Please Share and Follow...

Social Reminders

Please look on the door of BARC and Facebook members page for more information and to add your name. Friday 20 September – Flint wine tour social, 6.30-8pm.  £15 pp (needs 20 to go ahead). Thursday 3 October – food after running with Pie Central –...

Toilet Team Request

At the risk of sounding boring, here’s my usual request for volunteers for the toilet cleaning rota. Our current rota ends soon and it would be lovely to have another group of willing volunteers to take over. It’s about a 15 minute job and depending on numbers,...