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Welcome to the Bideford Amateur Athletic Club locally known as Bideford Blues.  We're a friendly, sociable club with two main sections, running and rowing.  We warmly welcome members of all ages and abilities; our clubhouse and bar on The Pill offers our members excellent facilities. Our bar also offers social membership and enjoys SkyTV and very reasonably priced drinks.

Events

  • New Years Day Two Bridges 2017

    Sunday 1 January 2017, 10.30am registration, 11am start
    Members only, hangovers at own discretion!

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  • Westward Cross Country League

    The next race of the series is Sunday 15 January 2017
    hosted by us at Northam Burrows in conjunction with Gliddon and Squires XC

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  • Bideford Half Marathon 2017

    Sunday 5 March 2017 – ENTER ONLINE NOW
    In memory of Geoff Fanson

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  • Bideford 10k 2017

    Sunday 14 May 2017 – ENTER ONLINE NOW
    A popular run between Bideford and Instow

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News

  • Thurs 15 December, 6.10pm – Christmas Lights Run

    Annual Christmas Lights Run for all members; seniors and juniors! It’s compulsory to be festive and customise your running gear with a Santa hat and tinsel! The bar will be open after for anyone who fancies a Christmas tipple!

  • Blues family Christmas get together

    WooHoo Christmas celebrations! Drinks at our clubhouse on Saturday 17 December 7.30pm, all members and partners welcome. Hope to see you all there!

  • Hi-viz essential for evening runnings

    Now the evenings are drawing in, all runners must wear hi-viz for club runs and training sessions. Vests are available from the North Devon Hospice Shop for £5.

  • Clubhouse access

    Please can runners use the garage to access changing rooms and toilets when the clubhouse is being used for junior training until 6pm on Tuesday and/or Thursday evenings

Latest Results

  • Devon Cross Country Championships

    Under 13 boys: Cohen Phillips 10:53, Evan Suggate 11:14, Finn Tolson 12:39
    Ladies: 2nd team, Jo Bedlar 20:09, Sara Colvin 20:59, Helen Colwill 21:17
    Men: 1st team, Ronnie Richmond 2nd in 27:31, Shaun Antell 27:44, Andy Ingle 29:28, Brendan Patton 30:29, Ian Gooding 30:53, Martin Colwill 32:04, Gary Suggate 32:07, Brent Colvin 32:32

  • Westward League Cross Country – Exeter

    Senior and Vet Ladies: Jo Bedlar 20:09 (3rd overall in category), Sara Colvin 20:59 (3rd overall in category), Helen Colwill 22:27 (2nd overall in category)
    Bideford AAC Vet Female Team are 2nd in the league

    Under 13 boys: Cohen Phillips 10:53, Evan Suggate 11:14, Finn Tolson 12:39

    Senior and Vet Men: Ronnie Richmond 2nd in 27:31 (1st overall), Shaun Antell 3rd in 27:44 (2nd overall), Andy Ingle 29:28, Brendan Patton 30:29, Ian Gooding 30:53,  Martin Colwill 32:04 (2nd overall in category), Gary Suggate 32:07, Brent Colvin 32:32
    Bideford AAC Senior Male Team are 2nd in the league and Vet Male Team 11th

    Full league results

  • Bicton Blister

    Martin Colwill 1:06:58 (2nd in category)

  • Gliddon & Squire North Devon XC – Race 4

    Venue: Arlington Court
    U11 boys: Charlie Pilkington 3rd in 8:05 (2nd in category)
    U13 girls: Elena Christley 12:33, Taryn Powe 13:00
    U13 boys: 2nd team overall, Cohen Phillips 14:02, (3rd in category), Evan Suggate 5th 14:52, Jamie Milsom 15:04, James Figes 15:27, Harvey Reeves 15:42, Finn Tolson 18:14
    U15 boys: Flynn Jennings 3rd in 19:20, William Figes 22:14
    Senior ladies: 2nd team overall, Sara Colvin 23:30 (3rd in category), Sam Barnbrook 27:48, Amanda Reeves 28:57
    Senior men: Gary Suggate 3rd in 24:43

    Full results available here

  • Combe Crawler

    Tom Ball 8th in 1:06:31 (4th in category), Andy Pearson 10th in 1:08:05 (category winner), Charlie Davis 1:15:00 (2nd in category)

  • Westward League Cross Country – Newquay

    Senior and Vet Ladies: Jo Bedlar 21:26 (3rd overall in category), Helen Colwill 22:27 (1st overall in category), Sara Colvin 22:40 (3rd overall in category), Alison Apps 24:45
    Bideford AAC Vet Female Team are 3rd in the league

    Senior and Vet Men: Ronnie Richmond 1st in 26:59 (1st overall), Mark Jenkin 2nd in 27:02 (2nd overall), Shaun Antell 3rd in 27:37, Andy Ingle 31:39, Martin Colwill 31:10 (2nd overall in category), Jamie Blackman 31:59, Brent Colvin 32:24
    Bideford AAC Senior Male Team are 2nd in the league and Vet Male Team 14th

    Full league results

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