800m Coaching – Zoom call recording

Top coaches Norman Poole, James Thie, Andy Henderson, David Lowes and Mark Hookway bring a massive amount of knowledge to the table as they join together in a zoom call facilitated by Neville Taylor. They disuss the different approaches to 800m training and how to develop the 400m/800m type athlete and the 800m/1500m athlete.

New Website off and running

The BMC is delighted to launch our new website, developed in conjunction with Vinco. It will provide a much-improved platform for presenting content, enabling us to offer better information to our coach and athlete members. A benefit of the new website is that we can continue to use our entry system which is fully integrated …

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2021 Grand Prix and PB Classic Fixtures

Provisional Fixtures 2021

The BMC is pleased to announce it’s 2021 Grand Prix and PB Classic fixtures. Hopefully we will have a more normal season ithis year than last but of course all fixtures will be organised according to the competition rules that are in place at the time. More details of events and other plans will be …

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The new BMC COACHING CONFERENCE CALL is proving a successful project.

  The new BMC COACHING CONFERENCE CALL is proving a successful project. They are now taking place on a regular basis throughout the UK Many practical coaching topics are being discussed by a number of coaches. The sessions ,lasting approx. 60 +minutes ,are led by experienced coaches such as Norman Poole/David Lowes/George Gandy/Mark Hookway/James Thie …

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Saucony Sponsor BMC

The BMC is pleased to announce that we have agreed a major sponsorship deal with Saucony. “As a brand that prides itself on supporting grassroots running development, the BMC fits perfectly into our portfolio of events alongside the English National XC Championships and National XC Relays’’ ‘’We see the BMC as a vital feeder service …

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Derek Nicholson

BMC President Norman Poole pays tribute to the wonderful official and man Derek Nicholson.Our hearts go out to all of his family.I have just received the very sad news that Derek Nicholson (Level 4 timekeeper) and father of Bev Hartigan (2:00.39/4:05.66) has recently passed away.Derek was the recipient of an award from the BMC in …

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BMC Athlete Mentoring scheme

BMC Mentoring scheme The BMC  mentoring scheme connects developing athletes with older athletes who have successfully made the transition to run internationally at a senior level. The mentors are here to talk and share experiences, discuss concerns or worries and be a source of guidance. Training, racing, championship racing, social media, life balance, university choices, …

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