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 very reasonably priced drinks.
Bideford 10 Miler 2017
Sunday 5 November 2017 – ENTER ONLINE
Bideford Half Marathon 2018
Sunday 11 March 2018 – ENTER ONLINE
Bideford 10k 2018
May 2018 – online entry not yet open
Possibly the fastest 10 Miler in Devon
Talk about a quick half
A popular run between Bideford and Instow
- Bideford 10 Mile information
Race packs and numbers are being posted week commencing Monday 16 October. If you entered after Friday 13 October you will need to pick your number up from 9.15am at the clubhouse on race day. Please read the Race programme.
Race assembly 10.20am. Race start 10.30am.
If you wish to transfer your race place to another runner, the original runner must log into Full on Sport and follow these instructions. It is the original runners responsibility to get their race pack and number to the new runner.
If you can no longer run, we recommend you try to transfer your place to another runner (sorry no refunds).
- Bideford 10 Mile helpers
If you are able to help (marshals, baggage store, assisting at finish line etc) on Sunday 5 November please contact Alan Heard on 07974 902 670.
- Start running with us!
Starting or re-starting to run in 2017? Why not come and join us on Tuesday or Thursday evening at 6pm from our clubhouse on The Pill. We really are a friendly bunch – you just need to be able to run three miles constant at a steady pace. For more information just get in touch.
- Eden Project Half Marathon 15 October 2017
James Jewell 1:27:59 (1st in category), Candy Jewell 1:50:55, Michelle Bright 1:56:12
- Manchester Half Marathon 15 October 2017
Shaun Antell 10th in 1:07:45, Mark Jenkin 11th in 1:08:46 (1st in category), Brendan Patton 1:14:43
- Great West Run 15 October 2017
Andy Ingle 10th in 1:15:33, Jamie Blackman 1:25:17, Jim Kirk 1:25:17, Sara Colvin 1:41:12, Ali Blackman 1:59:21, Edwina Stevenson 2:03:45
- Westward League Cross Country – Stover 8 October 2017
Senior and Vet Ladies: Julie Dixon 21:27 (2nd in category), Lorraine Clements 25:12 (2nd in category), Jo Bedlar 25:36, Leanne Glover 25:44, Sara Colvin 26:02, Karen Shapland 28:59
Bideford AAC Senior Ladies Team are joint 7th in the league and Vet Ladies Team 3rd
Senior and Vet Men: Ronnie Richmond 2nd in 32:01, Mark Jenkin 3rd in 32:12, Ian Gooding 35:23, Andy Ingle 35:56, Brent Colvin 37:52, Jim Kirk 38:17, Chris Stone 42:12
U15 Boys: Flynn Jennings 9:28
Bideford AAC Senior Male Team are 3rd in the league and Vet Male Team 10th
- Oxford Half Marathon 8 October 2017
Alice Guymer 1:45:55
- National 6 Stage Road Relays 7 October 2017
Senior men 21st in 1:51:47 (Shaun Antell 17:28, Mark Jenkin 18:09, Ronnie Richmond 17:54, Andy Ingle 19:30, Dan Mapp 18:54, Ian Gooding 19:52)