Ten members of the Bedale and Aiskew Runners were looking forward to the annual James Herriot 14K Trail Race. The training for this event coincided with the very hot weather, which was a long way from the conditions last Sunday. Heavy rain and wind prevailed, with the organisers, the Wensleydale Rotary Club, saying that this... Continue Reading →
So our turn to run the Bedale Car Boot Sale is nearly here, and the weather is looking positive! We need a few more to help out from 8am to 10am on Saturday 4th August, to collect money in the buckets at the entrance. If anyone is able to help out please speak to one... Continue Reading →
The Burton Leonard 10K is a regular and popular event on the local running circuit. The Bedale and Aiskew club had nominated this as a club championship event and six members of the club took advantage. The course is a combination of road and cross country with a couple of tough uphill sections. It was... Continue Reading →
The Burn Valley half marathon has some testing climbs to encounter, and with the hot weather conditions was not to be taken lightly. Five runners from the Bedale and Aiskew Club lined up with over 220 other athletes. Paul Berry had a storming run to finish first club member in a time of 1 hour... Continue Reading →
11th June 2018 James Bartram is a relatively new member of the Bedale and Aiskew Running Club but has made a big impact with his training on a Wednesday evening. All this hard work has culminated in him taking on several challenges this year for the British Heart Foundation. After completing the London Marathon in... Continue Reading →
The Club Championship & Handicap tables have now been published detailing points and positions - Championship. Current positions include all runners who have raced in a Championship race, but please note to be eligible at the end of the season, you will need to have run in 6 races (this can include one Wildcard race,... Continue Reading →
The club will be managing the Bedale Car Boot on Saturday 4th August. This is an opportunity for the club to make some money, as we get to keep the money collected in buckets and on the gate from sellers. The money collected in the buckets this year will go to the Teenage Cancer Trust,... Continue Reading →
After the very successful Family Sports day last year, we will be holding it again on Sunday 26th August at BSC from 13:30 onwards. Please bring your own picnic for the day, and the running club will supply some desserts and some sporty activities. The BSC bar will also be open and ready to serve you.... Continue Reading →
A reminder that the away run at Wensley will take place on Wednesday 18th July, as such there will be no club run from BSC. There will be three distance options - 3-4 / 5 / 7 mile plus a fast paced walking group. We will be meeting at the pub - Three Horse Shoes... Continue Reading →
A trip to the races is being organised for Saturday 22nd September - Harvest Festival Race Day. Seven races are scheduled, with the first race starting at 2:25pm. Transport to and from the race course will be investigated once we know numbers. Ticket prices for the Grandstand/Paddock are between £12 and £15 depending on the booking size. Please... Continue Reading →
As some of you are aware, we are planning on doing a run / cycle from Redmire back to Bedale (BASA / BSC). We would like to invite all of our members and their families should they wish to join. After the run / cycle, we are planning on having a social get together afterwards... Continue Reading →
On Wednesday 27th June, James will be offering a 5k time trial as an alternative to the usual distance runs on offer. The 5k time trials will then be offered at regular times over the coming year, offering a great opportunity to understand how you are progressing. If you have any questions please speak to... Continue Reading →
In addition to our normal distance runs tomorrow night (6th June), James will be offering an option to do some hill reps at Burrill Bank, as part of an overall 5 mile run. This is a great opportunity to build up stamina and strength. James will be offering further alternative training on a selection of Wednesday... Continue Reading →
Raymond Lightle often runs twice in the weekend with a 5K parkrun on the Saturday followed by a longer race on the Sunday. In his 63rd parkrun over a period of several years he recently ran his best ever parkrun time of 21.46 to finish 1st M65 at the Catterick event. The following day he... Continue Reading →
Congratulations to James McCormack, who has passed his Level 1 Coaching qualification. A great achievement!
A reminder the Club run this Wednesday will be in Masham. We will meet in Masham Square at 6:15pm. There will 3 run distances as normal, and this will be followed by sandwiches/chips in the pub at a cost of £3. If you would like to join us for some food, can you please let... Continue Reading →
The weather was perfect for running last Sunday and there was an excellent atmosphere at the popular Ripon 10 mile event. Ten Bedale and Aiskew athletes were taking part in the field of just over 450. The race is a mixture of minor roads and cross country with some steep climbs along the way, so... Continue Reading →
A reminder to anyone who has not yet renewed their BAR membership, to please do so ASAP. This can be done by completing the online form on the website - https://www.bedaleandaiskewrunners.org.uk/membership/ To those who have already completed the form but not yet paid, you should have received a request for payment via email. If you have... Continue Reading →
Please keep your diaries free for the Redmire away run on Sunday 1st July. A gentle run from Redmire back to Bedale Sports Club. There will also be the option to cycle, should anyone be interested. More details of the day will follow soon. If you have any questions regarding the run, please contact Chris... Continue Reading →
The clubs first away run this year will happen on Wednesday 23rd May in Masham, please note this is instead of the normal Club Run - so please don't go to Bedale Sports Club. We will meet in Masham market square at 6:15 for 6:30 start. Following the run there will be sandwiches & chips... Continue Reading →
Seven Bedale and Aiskew Runners took part in the Fountains 10K last Sunday. Conditions were good, although muddy over the moorland section and through the famous 'Puddle'. The final section on the road included the 'Hill of Pain'. It was pertinent of the race organisers to put a sign up just before the climb to... Continue Reading →
Its that time of year again when we need to renew our membership!! The membership process this year is via the online form, this is available on our website. You will then be requested to make payment within about a week. Please be aware for insurance reasons if you have not completed the membership form... Continue Reading →
A busy few weekends for Team BAR! Helmsley 10k: Both Raymond and Lena took part in this multi terrain race last weekend, with Raymond finishing first in his age group, in a time of 53:50, and Lena in 57:42. Thirsk 10 mile: The rescheduled race took place today, with the Simpson's representing the club, with... Continue Reading →
Catterick Parkrun: John Hunter got a PB at Catterick, finishing in 27:38 (86). Paul & Nicola Simpson both flew round at lightning speed (Paul 21:24 (18), Nicola 22:12 (25) as first female finisher). Closely followed by Anne Johnson 26:36 (78), Nicola Watkinson 25:35 (60) and Raymond Lightle 23:01 (34). Newby Bridge Parkrun: Trog ran an... Continue Reading →
Some absolutely amazing times at Lightwater Valley 10k today, well done to everyone who took part. Name Position Time Chris Lees 20 43:25:00 Will Retchless 30 45:24:00 Paul Simpson 32 45:39:00 Nicola Simpson 35 45:57:00 Jake Gallini 60 49:53:00 Paul Bainbridge 66 50:40:00 Raymond Lightle 76 51:50:00 Louise Coggrave 117 58:38:00 James McCormack 118 58:50:00... Continue Reading →
Well done to Anna and Lena who ran in the Hardmoors trail race at Saltburn last weekend. 10k - Anna Welch - 1:35:27, coming 52nd out of 116 runners Full marathon - Lena Conlin - 6:21:18, coming 45th out of 130 runners, and 2nd in her category.
The Championship result after the first race of the season has been published, you can find this on the 'Club Championship' page of the website - Link Apologies if anyone has had any problems accessing this page.
Great turn out from BAR members today, at the first Championship race in the season. Some amazing times, in very muddy conditions, the race living up to its name!!! Name Position Time Anna Welch 272 0:59:12 Chris Appleton 296 01:00:57 Chris Lees 53 00:44:44 John Hunter 360 01:06:40 Mark Stewart 343 01:04:06 Michelle Saunders 373... Continue Reading →
A reminder that tickets for our annual Awards Night are still on sale. Deadline for tickets is 31st January. The event will be taking place on Saturday 24th February 2018, at Romanby Golf Club, 7pm til 00:30 Please get in touch with Becky Morris (firstname.lastname@example.org) to communicate menu choices and arrange payment. If there are... Continue Reading →
We have a cracking date for the Bedale car boot this year - Saturday 4th August. While it's a long way off, please keep this date in mind as any support on the day to help organise, take money and clear up would be greatly appreciated!
Well done to the Anna and Mark for firstly getting in to the Brass Monkey event, and secondly for completing it! Anna Welch 2:12:34 (1334); Mark Stewart 2:08:42 (1283) 1478 runners
The Club Championship for this year has now been finalised and is ready to view on the website. There has been a change to the way the Club Championship results are calculated, with a new points system - the rules for this can be found on the website - http://www.bedaleandaiskewrunners.org.uk/club-championship-2018/. The number of races available to... Continue Reading →
A great turn out from BAR for the very muddy, festive annual Jolly Holly Jog, on New Years Eve. Results: http://my2.raceresult.com/78770/results?lang=en 37 Jamie Berry, 0:43:18.0; 48 Paul Ellis, 0:44:33.4; 57 Paul Berry, 0:44:55.8; 67 Chris Lees, 0:45:37.1; 117 Nicola Simpson, 0:48:48.4; 172 Yvonne Smith, 0:52:14.4; 227 Paul Bainbridge 0:53:48.8; 249 Raymond Lightle, 0:54:43.6; 347 Rebecca... Continue Reading →
Don't forget we are meeting at the Xmas tree on the high street in Bedale on Wednesday night this week, for our annual run around the brightly lit houses of the town. We'll follow the run with a little drink in the Black Swan. Don't forget your Xmas hat!
The jolly season is in full swing with the Loftus Poultry Run taking place this weekend. An 8 mile mixed terrain race which Billy, Lena and Mary took part in. Billy Conlin 1:12:30; Lena Conlin 1:12:30; Mary Brown 1:14:56.
Tickets for our annual Awards Night are now on sale. Deadline for tickets sales are 31st January. The event will be taking place on Saturday 24th February 2018, at Romanby Golf Club, 7pm til late. Please complete the attached form, and return with payment to one of the Committee members on a Wednesday night. Payment... Continue Reading →
Cash for kids, Yoga fundraiser on Sunday 3rd December 12pm-4pm. https://www.facebook.com/events/903287126515007/?ti=as
Raymond Lightle did the Locke Park 10 mile race at Redcar yesterday. Completing it in 1:18:19. He was 41st out of 83 and 3rd out of 5 in his age category. Well done Raymond!!