Blackpool Wyre and Fylde AC
st May 2016
Welcome to the website of BLACKPOOL WYRE and FYLDE ATHLETIC CLUB
(BWFAC), formed on 1st September 2006 from two of Lancashire's leading athletic clubs - Blackpool & Fylde AC and North Fylde AC . The club caters for all athletic disciplines for all age groups from 7 years old and upwards. All standards are covered from beginners to international level. BWFAC is committed to the Safeguarding and Welfare of all its members and has agreed to adopt the UKA Athletics Welfare Procedure.
Blackpool Wyre and Fylde AC
21 st May 2016
Click here for Lancs T&F champs results.
Click here for Preston Interclub results.
Click here to see April's Athletes of the Month.
Click here to see a road running picture.
Click here to see a Mid-Lancs T&F picture.
Click here to see a NA T&F picture.
Click here to see Interclub/Fell Race championship substitution.
Click here for details of the Stanley Park 5-mile road race.
For more information on BWFAC activities click here. STANLEY PARK 5M BLACKPOOL SUNDAY 02.10.16 SHERRIFF 10K SCORTON SUNDAY 01.05.16 MID-LANCS T&F BLACKBURN SATURDAY 30.04.16 NORTHERN ATHLETICS T&F LEAGUE CLECKHEATON SATURDAY 07.05.16 More of David's pictures on .
BWFAC are organising the Stanley Park 5 Mile road race on Sunday 02.10.16. Entry is open to runners of 13-years-old and above and is by conventional entry form or online following either of the two links - .....John Schofield.
The picture shows many of the BWFAC women's squad that took part in the club road championship race. (l-r) Laura Lawler, Michelle Tickle, and Kirsty Holland. Results. Photo from Michelle Tickle.
Young members of the BWFAC squad at the second Mid-Lancs T&F fixture of the 2016 season.
Photo from Michelle Tickle.
Members of the BWFAC squad at the first Northern Athletics T&F fixture of the 2016 season.
Photo by David Wood.
STANLEY PARK 5M BLACKPOOL SUNDAY 02.10.16
SHERRIFF 10K SCORTON SUNDAY 01.05.16
MID-LANCS T&F BLACKBURN SATURDAY 30.04.16
NORTHERN ATHLETICS T&F LEAGUE CLECKHEATON SATURDAY 07.05.16
More of David's pictures on .
VOLUNTEER APPEAL MARCH 2016
From club secretary Nick Hume:
"BWF AC is seeking a number of Volunteers and two Volunteer Coordinators to assist with the smooth running of the club. The Coordinators will have responsibility for liaising with the Volunteers and the Committee/Event Organisers to ensure that tasks are completed as and when required. Click here for information on the Coordinator's role.
Advice and guidance will be provided to all volunteers. Click here for information on the Volunteer's role."
"It is more important than ever that Club Membership fees are paid sooner rather than later, as England Athletics (EA) and Competition Providers are checking whether athletes are affiliated and the Club does not pay EA until the relevant Membership fee is received.
It is vital that we avoid the situation that arose last year when some athletes were disqualified in T&F competition because of unpaid fees. Details of BWFAC's membership fees can be viewed
TRACK & FIELD CONTACT FOR YOUNG BEGINNERS
Young people, or their parents, wanting information on the club's track and field athletics activities can contact Samantha Rogers on 07972 012949. There is competition information on our Young Athletes page.
RUNNING FOR ADULT BEGINNERS
.BWFAC has a running beginners group for adults. It is organised by club vice-chairman Bob Massey
parkrun UK organise free, weekly, 5km timed runs. They are open to everyone and are safe and easy to take part in. These runs take place in pleasant parkland surroundings, usually at 9.00 a.m. on Saturday morning, and feature runners of every ability.
Our nearest venue is Lytham Hall whilst there are also runs on Avenham Park in Preston and Cuerden Valley Country Park in Bamber Bridge.
For more information visit parkrun UK.
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