BVR Runners out and about pacing

Linda and Alex Radford have been taking part in two events from “The Human Race” as part of the Garmin Pacing Team. Firstly a half marathon at Eton Dorney on 28th February 2015 and Lidl Breakfast Run in Kingston on 15th March 2015. At Eton Dorney Linda ran the 11 minute/mile group round the lake 4 times which and Alex […]

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BVR to ‘Beat the Street’ in Aldershot fitness drive

Blackwater Valley Runners (BVR) are helping the Aldershot community reach their 25,000 mile target in the ‘Beat the Street’ challenge. Alongside many local schools, leisure centres and other organisations, BVR have entered as a team and will be pounding the streets night and day. As well as taking to the roads of Aldershot individually, the club is planning to check […]

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Richmond Park MABAC

Another cold chilly winters morning and BVR are off to Richmond Park for the latest MABAC. 17 intrepid runners took a tour of one of the most beautiful parks in the country. Before we started though we had serious marathon training to do so 8 of us ran the entire park and got a sneaky 10 miles in before the […]

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Blackwater Valley Runners at Bramley 20/10

On Sunday 15th February 2015, an intrepid team from Blackwater Valley Runners attended the Bramley 20/10. Some of them completed the 10 mile course, while others went for the 20 mile course. Whatever was run, it’s clear that a massive amount of effort was put in and our members are well on the way to their marathon and half marathon […]

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BVR On The Radio

BVR on the Radio

Members of Blackwater Valley Runners were on Local forces radio talking about the club, trying to inspire Aldershot Military personnel and their families to join the club and get involved in the local Rushmoor parkrun organised by Blackwater Valley Runners. Paddy, Andy, Linda and Charley join presenter Steve Radcliffe in in the BFBS Studio on Middle hill, Aldershot. [soundcloud url=”″ […]

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BVR take on The Eggheads

In 2014, a brave team from Blackwater Valley Runners took on the best quiz team in the country on BBC2’s Eggheads. Dave revealed has love of the Norwegian ladies and Paddy happily showed us that he’s never been hassled by PPI calls before. They may not have taken home the prize, but they did the club proud.

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Adidas Thunder Run – July 2014

This is a 24 hour event where the team take turns to do as many 10k laps as possible.  BVR managed 25 and placed 68 out of 228 teams – a great result.  The team was Amanda Bailey, Steve Bailey, Andy Ratcliffe, Lisa Spratling, Liz Noakes, Kevin Voller and Nick Silvester.

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Surrey Slog – July 2014

Quite a few of us were brave enough to have a go at the Surrey Slog half marathon, one of the hardest in the country. Results below: Position First name Surname Category Time 5 STEVE LOW M50 94.05 23 ALEXANDER RADFORD M40 103.49 55 ALAN FREESTONE M40 115.24 57 NICHOLAS SILVESTER M50 115.52 58 DAVID PORTER M40 116.09 68 MELVYN […]

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