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.
Bideford 10 Miler 2016
Sunday 6 November 2016 – ENTER ONLINE NOW!
Bideford Half Marathon 2017
Sunday 5 March 2017 – ENTER ONLINE NOW
Westward Cross Country League
The first race of the series is at Plymouth
Possibly the fastest 10 Miler in Devon!
In memory of Geoff Fanson
Sunday 9 October 2016
Would you like to run the Westward League?
If you would like to take part in the Frank Elford Sports Westward Cross Country league please let Candy or Doug know before the first race on Sunday 9 October. Club members can run as many or as few races as they wish (entry fee is paid by Bideford AAC), however all runners must be an England Athletics registered athlete.
Tuesday 4 October – Junior rowing open evening
From 4pm to 6pm we will be having an open evening for juniors (year 7 up) who would like to try rowing.
Tuesday and Thursday night club runs
Are at 6pm from our clubhouse on The Pill, Bideford. Runners vary in abilities and paces but you need to be able to run a minimum of three miles at a steady pace. You are welcome to come down and try a couple before joining as a member. We really are a friendly club
Robbie Murray 3:14:18 (pb), Jim Kirk 3:25:56 (pb), Howard Bone 3:30:10, Sophie Chapman 3:49:42, Sadie Davies 4:52:57
Barnstaple Half Marathon
Arron Kearney 7th in 1:22:51, Tom Ball 1:29:47 (pb), Gary Blight 1:36:46 (pb), Andy North 1:44:33, Clive Bright 1:48:56, Michelle Bright 1:48:56 (pb), Paul Sturtridge 1:50:27, Kim Jenkin 1:56:03, Amanda Reeves 2:04:37, Darren Bridle 2:18:21
Winchester Half Marathon
Steve Turner 1:32:46
Cheltenham Half Marathon
James Jewell 1:24:52, Candy Jewell 1:49:15
Bristol Half Marathon
Martin Colwill 1:18:05 (2nd in category), Helen Colwill 1:37:21 (pb), Phil Thomas 1:52:54
Yeovilton Summer 5k Series – Race 6
Steve Turner 0:18:57, Pete Rigler 0:19:41