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.
North Devon Relays 2017
Relay race series where North Devon running clubs compete against each other. The next race is Wednesday 26 July and hosted by Bideford AAC
Bideford 10 Miler 2017
Sunday 5 November 2017 – ENTER ONLINE
Bideford Half Marathon 2018
Sunday 4 March 2018 – online entry not yet open
Possibly the fastest 10 Miler in Devon
- Blues Family Celebration Evening
Saturday 22 July 2017 – to celebrate every success and achievement of all Bideford Amateur Athletic Club past and present members and celebrate our wonderful club. An evening of drinks, music and dancing. Doors open 7pm, club photograph 7.15pm. Families and partners welcome. Dress code: smart casual (optional club kit for photograph). Join the Facebook event
- North Devon Relays – Wed 26 July
The final race and hosted by Bideford AAC. Everyone is welcome to run but we also need to marshal the course, a marshal position sheet is in the clubhouse.
- 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.
- Exeter 10k 19 July 2017
Dan Mapp 8th in 0:33:39, Andy Ingle 9th in 33:41, Martin Colwill 0:36:36, Jamie Blackman 0:37:06, Jim Kirk 0:38:36, Helen Colwill 050:50, Alison Apps 0:52:20, Edwina Stevenson 0:52:28
- Magnificent 7 16 July 2017
Martin Colwill 0:44:08 (1st in category), Helen Colwill 1:02:25
- Handicap Series Race 5 14 July 2017
Juniors: 1st Madison Tate, 2nd James Evans, 3rd Rupert Pocock
Senior female: 1st Sam Barnbrook, 2nd Candy Jewell, 3rd Leaha Davey
Vet female: 1st Lorraine Clements, 2nd Sara Colvin, 3rd Janice Warren
Senior male: 1st James Jewell, 2nd Kevin Evans, 3rd Paul Sharpe
Vet male: 1st Mike Gilmore, 2nd Clive Bright, 3rd Tim Lane
- Yeovilton Summer 5k Series – Race 4 12 July 2017
Ronnie Richmond 1st in 0:15:03, Mark Jenkin 4th in 0:15:24, Andy Ingle 6th in 0:15:54, Flynn Jennings 0:17:01 (1st in category), Martin Colwill 0:17:18 (3rd in category), Jamie Blackman 0:17:47, Alison Apps 0:23:53, Helen Colwill 0:24:46 (2nd in category)
- Turbine Trail 9 July 2017
Gary Suggate 6th in 0:50:05, David Spencer 9th in 0:53:56, Paul Sharpe 0:59:55,
- Barnstaple 10k 9 July 2017
Keith Shapland 1st in 0:36:32, Julie Dixon 1st lady in 0:40:26, Chris Stone 7th in 0:41:17, Pete Rigler 0:44:38, Amelia Dennis 0:52:53, Tim MacDonaold 0:53:13, Gemma Steele 0:54:20, Charlotte Elliot 0:59:51, Jadwiga Karniewicz 1:25:53, Janice Warren 1:29:10 (1st in category)