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  • Blackwater Valley Runners Help Phyllis Tuckwell hospice

    Blackwater Valley Runners Help Phyllis Tuckwell hospice

    Sign up to our 2017 Santa fun run, where you and your friends and family can join in the charity walk or run in the build up to Christmas! It’s two laps of Queens Avenue Playing Fields, so approximately 5km. Date: Sunday 10 December 2017 Venue: Queens Avenue Playing Fields, Aldershot Time: 11am Prices: Adults: £14 / […]Read More »
  • Record BVR Numbers at Local Elstead Race

    Record BVR Numbers at Local Elstead Race

    Friday 30th June 2017 saw the annual 105th Elstead Marathon take place, and for BVR a massive club presence. It was my first experience of the “marathon”, having heard from my fellow BVR’s that it was a wonderful community supported event, along with running through the river Wey before the finish – how could turn […]Read More »
  • BVR at the Winterfold Forest MABAC

    BVR at the Winterfold Forest MABAC

    Sunday 2nd April and it’s time to go to the forest … Winterfold Forest that is. Winterfold Forest is in the heart of the beautiful Surrey Hills and as the name suggests … well it’s not a flat run but it is a stunning place to run. So team BVR come out in number …12 […]Read More »
  • BVR Ladies take on Lake District Fells

    BVR Ladies take on Lake District Fells

    A cold and misty weekend in January saw a team of three BVR ladies take on a gruelling Fell Running and Navigating weekend in the Lake District. Club members Tracy Dolman, Karen Jones and Maria Drummond climbed a staggering 1000m in one day whilst learning fell navigation techniques and developing mountain running skills.  Here’s a couple […]Read More »
  • Don’t miss out on the Annual Awards Night 2017

    Don’t miss out on the Annual Awards Night 2017

    Spaces are limited, so make sure you don’t miss out on our annual awards night on Friday 3rd February 2017. This year we are heading back to Farnham Castle for a three course meal and the chance to celebrate the achievements if the club and its members over the last twelve months. When that’s all […]Read More »
  • Queen’s Avenue Tragedy

    Queen’s Avenue Tragedy

    Yesterday (Tuesday) evening, two young girls from Aldershot & Farnham District (AFD) Athletics Club tragically lost their lives while out running with their club, in what appears to be the most awful and senseless circumstances. The BVR committee, on behalf of its members, would like to express their deepest sympathies to the families of those […]Read More »
  • BVR at the Bacchus Half Marathon

    BVR at the Bacchus Half Marathon

    Running the Bacchus Half Marathon is all about having fun. The day arrives we are all doing our last minute preparations, have we got the right costume, oh yes my friends this half marathon is not about running envy this is all about costume envy. Have we made enough effort, there are flamingos, space people, […]Read More »
  • BVR Does Hart4Relay

    BVR Does Hart4Relay

    So … waking up to blue skies and the sun already shining it looked like it was going to be a glorious summers day … so what better to do … lets go to a not so empty field just outside Fleet …. The first thing that strikes you about this place is that you […]Read More »
  • Who wants to do a Jigsaw?

    Who wants to do a Jigsaw?

    Not the type that you have in pieces on the floor at home, but the 10k run type, but the run around the aerodrome at Dunsfold famous for the Top Gear race track type! The is a perfect race for a PB. It doesn’t get flatter, it is on tarmac and if the weather is nice then […]Read More »
  • The Points Championship.. so far

    The Points Championship.. so far

    We’re now 13 events done out of 21 for the points championship for 2015 so it seemed a good time to go through the story so far. So rather embarrassingly (as I’m one of them) the Radford clan has led the tables from the first events this year having been at every event with the […]Read More »