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Around and About (8th December 2019)

Southern Counties Cross Country Christine Muttitt writes: Many congratulations to Jo Andrews (pictured below)who ran for Norfolk in the Ladies Masters Team in the Southern Counties Cross Country Race. Jo was the 1st  Norfolk lady home and 20th in a field of 60 senior ladies. Montane Cheviot Goat race Jody Donaldson  reports: I was among […]

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Site Improvements at BARC

It is often necessary to take a backward step to enable a move forward and this is the case with the hedge boundary at BARC. Last winter particularly, the hedge suffered from the elements, with incidences of trees and hedging falling into the road and onto our safety fencing, creating a traffic problem and potential […]

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DS Active

The next monthly DS Active athletics session is on Saturday 14 December 1.30 – 3.30pm at Ditchingham Village Hall. We are planning to have a bit of a Christmas theme going on… Our athletes really love having one-to-one support, and parents and carers, coaches and helpers are always grateful for a cup of tea. If […]

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Leman 4 Life

BBDRC proudly support the Sir John Leman High School with its annual Leman 4 Life (L4L) 5k run. Christine Muttitt and I attended the assembly where Cancer Research UK were presented with a cheque for the £8073.41 raised at this year’s event (see picture below). Since the inception of L4L eight years ago, the school have […]

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VMLM Club Draw

We have nearly 30 entries into this year’s club draw, spread pretty equally across each pot. VMLM has confirmed we do have three places but changes are afoot, so who knows what next year will bring. The draw will be pulled at Friday night’s Christmas social, hope to see you all there.

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Christmas Social details

This exciting social is now less than a week away. Broome village Hall, NR35 2RW, 7.15 – 11.30pm  (last 15 mins is a room tidy up). Bring your own drink/alcohol and a glass if you are fussy (the hall has some). Featuring eight Races which are £1 a bet. I have one space in a taxi going back to […]

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Support your Run Leader

LiRFs (run leaders) are an essential part of BBDRC without whom  you would not have access to the current range of Thursday run options. While run leaders are responsible for safety and run routes, runners also have a responsibility to support them in a task that is more demanding during the unpredictable weather and darkness […]

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Beginners sessions

Our next six week block of Beginner Sessions start on Wednesday 8 January 6.30pm to 7.30pm. We have a host of signs, banners, flyers and posters at BARC. In order to help us publicise the sessions to reach the widest audience, please take some of the material away with you on Tuesday to distribute and […]

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Around and about (1st December 2019)

Caister cross country Bobbie Sauerzapf reports: Wednesday 20 November, aka ‘Hell on the Beach’. Commonly accepted as the hardest cross country most people had ever run.  Chris Chorley, Rob Hall and Michael Cooke ran 10km, Christine Muttitt, Emma Meiring, Lin Hunt and I ran 5km. Horsford cross country Simon Sparkes reports: Today (Sunday), Rob Hall, Michael Cook and I ventured out […]

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