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Last updated 22 November, 2017 17:04

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The first Mob Match was on 18 November at Chingford against Orion Harriers - sadly we lost - we needed MORE OF YOU!


The Orion Mob Match was over at Epping Forest this year, we were well beaten... 19-11-17

We are pleased to announce the London Volunteer Award winners are:
Club of the Year: Blackheath & Bromley Harriers AC

Blackheath & Bromley Harriers AC, based in South London, is one of the UK’s oldest clubs and thrives today, with over 800 members and full charity status. It has a strong governance structure, underpinned by relevant policies. The club is perhaps best known for its senior athletes’ recent successes, including the... read more...  16-11-17

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BBHAC Young Athletes Award Celebration 12 November - photos added 20-11-17
See why we celebrated

Click on left image to see full details of the Annual Club Dinner on Friday 24 November

Christmas Lunch will be on Sunday 10 December Names in diary or email Dick Griffin, rfgriffin556@gmail.com


Wednesday Nighters Christmas Supper & London Marathon Draw 20 December

The Club 10 C/C has been moved to Sunday 4 February 2018

Coming up: NOVEMBER 25 Nov Danson Park, Bexleyheath Kent League (no senior men), DECEMBER 2 Dec Central Park Dartford Kent Masters XC Championships (11:00) *, 17 Dec Hayes Christmas Yacht Handicap (10:30) B5, 26 Dec Hayes Fancy Dress Paper-chase (11:00), JANUARY Sat 6 Jan Brands Hatch, West Kingsdown Kent XC Championships (10:30) *, Sun 14 Jan Hayes Open 10k XC (including Vets Championships) + Mob Match v Beckenham Road Runners and Croydon Striders (10:30) B5, Sat 27 Jan Stanmer Park, Brighton South of England XC Championships* FEBRUARY Sun 4 Feb Hayes Club 10 miles Championships B6 (10:30), Sat 10 Feb Sparrows Den Kent League (Senior men and women only, Sat 17 Feb Richmond Mob Match v Ranelagh (14:30) B7, Sat 24 Feb Parliament Hill ECCA National Championships*

Latest News...

Bennett Cup Current standings after 3 events  22-11-17

Bromley Borough Primary Schools’ C-C 11 November 21-11-17

Latest Press Release 19-11-17

Orion Mob Match, Chingford 18 November 19-11-17

YA Awards 12 November 16-11-17

Kent League Footscray Meadows 11 November 14-11-17

Mansfield National XC Relays, Mansfield 4 November 5-11-17

BMAF CC Relay - Long Eaton 28 October 29-10-17

Club records updated 24-10-17

Beckenham Half-Marathon 22 October 23-10-17

Club 5m Cross-Country Championships 22 October 22-10-17

Ron Pickering Memorial Fund 2017 17-10-17

National Road Relays 7 October Sutton Coldfield 15-10-17

Jack Petchey Awards updated 14-10-17

Marathon Rankings updated 11-10-17

Chester Marathon 8 October 9-10-17

Petts Wood 10k 8 October 9-10-17

1 October 2017 - Festival of Race Walking, Hillingdon 4-10-17

48 Hr race Hungary 1 October 2-10-17

SEAA Road Relays 24 September 29-09-17

The Summer 2016 Gazette is published 26-09-17

Club 5m Cross-Country Championships 22 October 2017 22-10-17

Jack Petchey Awards updated 14-10-17

1 October 2017 - EMU - Unix - KAESER 24-48H Ultramarathon, Hungary 2-10-17

Interested in joining the other 800 members? Then check out the membership page and/or About Us

The Bees Academy is a coaching scheme designed specifically for school children up to year 8 to encourage their participation in sport and to develop their athletic potential to the best of their ability. Full details here

Do you love athletics, lack the physical attributes, but want to be involved? check out non-physical

Did you know that 30% of our membership is female? In the under 19 age group it is 45%

Are you competing at county standard or above and would like to study for a BSc/MSc in Sport Sciences?...more 


Blackheath & Bromley Harriers AC

WE AIM to excel together regardless of age, ability,
gender, race, ethnicity or religious belief for the
benefit of the sport as a whole.


WE PURSUE the highest standards and equity of
coaching, organization and fair play
in all our activities.


WE RESPECT competition and friendship
individuals and teams winners and all participants,
club records and personal bests.


…in a word: CLUBMANSHIP

And your 2017/18 President is Nick Brooks 18-03-17


uk:athletics' latest venture -

The Power of 10 is much more than just rankings and results. It is a year-on-year drive to achieve greater strength in depth of every single event in all age groups and every part of this nation. 19-04-09

Another Rankings Site: Very deep, especially for the young athletes: http://www.topsinathletics.com 20-04-09

Bits & Pieces...

Winter Fixture list for 2017/18 9-10-17

Summer Fixtures for 2017 11-07-17

2017 AGM - list of Officers 19-03-17

Information on the Club Cross Country courses 13-03-15

UKA rules for Competition - Our Competition Policy

Everything you need to know about Norman Park Track

Team managers and other volunteers (including chaperones) who assist coaches with dealing with Under 18 year old athletes must have a CRB check completed. Full details here...

Have you checked the Member to Member section recently? 

Michelle Bovell has coach Education Forms for level 1 & 2. Contact her for more information.


Pending Social Events...

Fri 24 Nov Annual Club Dinner - open to partners this year
Sun 10 Dec Christmas Lunch
Wed 20 Dec Wednesday Nighters Christmas Supper
jeans & fancy tie - plus London Marathon draw
Club Organisation & Legal Status
The Club trustees are delighted to advise that the Charity Commission has approved our application to become a full charity.
This will provide the club with additional tax benefits and possibly help us to obtain funding from grant making trusts and other funding bodies.
We are also pleased to announce that Julie Asher/Smith has been co-opted onto the board of trustees.
The board of trustees now consists of Alan Pickering (Chair), Ian Young (Secretary), David Appleton, Julie Asher-Smith, John Baldwin, Chris Hilditch, Paul Patten and Tim Soutar. 27-06-17

The latest Gazette 26-09-17

Please note that membership subscriptions were due on 1st January. If you have not renewed yet, please use this renewal form   For queries, contact Rob Brown, Membership Secretary at membership@bandbhac.org.uk 13-01-17

All Young B & B athletes aged 11+ Are Invited To Our Youth Club  6-10-15

Next one on Friday ? Read the Code of Conduct
Click image for more details or contact claire_austridge@yahoo.co.uk

Our Richard Holt has just written a book Learn to Run: A Common Sense Beginner's Guide to Running Progression. Aimed at runners – particularly novice ones just getting started. Full details here... 20-08-14

Deniz Mehmed has set up a Facebook page to keep people informed about the different groups that meet and run at Blackheath & Bromley Harriers HQ on Wednesday evenings and Sunday mornings.

England Athletics, UKA and the other home country governing bodies are alert to our responsibilities to all participants in athletics in respect of all aspects of health and safety. One particular area that young athletes and their parents must be aware of is the risk of cardiac problems. Full information about CRY and their services can be found on their website at www.c-r-y.org.uk . Young people between the age of 14 and 35 who would like to have cardiac testing can go to www.testmyheart.org  You can also see www.uka.org.uk/governance/health-safety/cardiac-screening-for-athletes/  for information on work being done by UKA in this area. 3-05-12

Will Jill Holder, Alan Izzard, Bob Hawtin and Peter Irvine please contact the organiser apontifex@hotmail.com as he has some good news for them 21-12-14

300 Club presents £2000 to help send our Junior Girls to the European Junior Clubs Cup Final in Brno, Czech Rep.

At the Club on Wednesday 4 September 2013, Tony Pontifex, the 300 Club Promoter, presented the President with a cheque for £2000 to help send our junior girls to compete in the European Clubs Cups Final in Brno, Czech Rep. He also gave another £500 towards the cost of the Polo Shirts. Presenting the cheques, Tony thanked the members for their continued support, wished them luck in the future and said that if anyone would like to subscribe to the 3000 Club to please contact him on apontifex@hotmail.com  or on 07963738452. 5-09-13

Blackheath & Bromley Harriers AC are pleased to be sponsored by So Clean, Biggin Hill Airport and Shircol


Shircol Consultancy Practice - Building Consultants and Advisors

Shopping Online? Raise some funds for Blackheath & Bromley whilst doing so!
easyfundraising.org.uk is a great way to raise money for charities, schools, sports clubs, community groups, and other good causes just by shopping online. You don’t pay anything extra. So far they’ve raised over £5 million for causes throughout the UK.
B&BHAC is registered with easyfundraising.org.uk and so far has raised around £500 without promoting this facility. This is voluntary, requires no fees and little effort in order to raise “free” money for the Club.
How does it work? When you do your online shopping and use a Retailer who participates in the scheme you will earn money for BBHAC for each purchase you make, typically between 0.75 & 2.5%! Check here for more details: - http://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/how-it-works/  Many Many well-known Retailers participate. Examples are Next, Amazon, Boden, Game, Play.com, Tesco Direct -
Read the Guide first you have to register

Organised by Bromley MyTime and is a weekly 5k that takes place in Norman Park on Saturday mornings at 09:00. You need to register via their website (free) then just turn up and run/jog the same course, for free, every Saturday! Any age group. 13-09-09

Our Junior Girls took 3rd place at the European Junior Clubs Cups Final in Brno CZE, 16 September 2017 21-09-17
At the end of the 2017 T&F Leagues:
The Senior Men finish 5th in Division One of the British League and stay in that division for next year
The Senior Women finished 6th in the UK Women's League Premier Division and stay there for next year
The Female Masters team finished 4th in the Kent Division
The Male Masters team were 1st in the Kent Division 2 and are promoted back to Division 1 for next year
U13 and U15 boys and girls
won the Kent YA League again: 2nd in their league in the UKYDL & came 2nd in the National Final
U17 and U20 boys and girls
are top of their league in the UKYDL & also WON the National Final



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