Welcome to Bourton Roadrunners Website

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Bourton Roadrunners’ Club Members’ Area

Bourton Roadrunners’ Club Library provides access to the club’s race competions, including its 6-from-10 series, an age-related competition and the Gloucestershire AAA Road Races Series. It also provides access to a number of club archives, including a collection of photographs and statistical information about this successful, yet friendly, Cotswold-based running club. For full details visit the Club Competitions page.

Race Reports

Catch up on our recent race reports and the back-library of reports.

Social Events

Thanks to everyone who joined us for the summer Fire Station Run, which took place on Thursday 2nd August. Both runs started and ended at Stow Fire Station, with refreshments afterwards at the Fire Station. Both runs were well supported, including members of the North Cotswold Tri and Run who joined us. Particular thanks go to Ian and Niamh Shoemark for arranging everything.

Thanks to everyone who joined us for a trail run on Sunday 29th July at South Cerney, for aprroximately 10k. We met at the Gateway Cafe GL7 5TL (next door to Cotswold Outdoor). Despite a little rain, Graham led the group, with Linda acting as the tail runner. Following the run we had coffee and cake (and breakfast for some).

Other Races

Other races approaching include:

Gloucestershire AAA Road Relay Championship. This event will take place Saturday 1st September at Haresfield, Gloucester. If you are interested, please contact Margaret Hollamby (Club Secretary), or one of our team captains - Mike Smith and Liz Hulcup - as soon as possible. This event is organised by Running Beyond The Limitations   - see their runner information page.

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The final event of this year’s Groucestershire AAA Track and Field championships  takes place at the Prince of Wales Stadium, Tommy Taylor’s Lane, Cheltenham on the evening of Friday 7th September 2018 with the first event off at 6:00 p.m. Events on the evening are the 1 mile, 10000 metres, 4 x 100 metres relay and 4 x 400 metres relay.

2018 Gloucestershire Track & Field Series - Event 3
Time Event Comments
18:00 Jubilee 1 mile County Championships
18:50 4 x 100m Relay County Championships
19:30 10,000 metres – Race A (38 mins or better) County Championships
20:15 10,000 metres – Race B (39 mins - 55 mins) County Championships
21:15 4 x 400m Relay County Championships

Club Kit

We have a few new additions to our Club Kit   range; check-out the range.

Photo Library

The Photo Library has been transferred to the Club Archive page, although are a few more photos within recent race reports.

We are collating the data to enable us to build a member-focused library, recording club records, competition winners and a 'hall of fame', recording the many representative honours that club members have achieved since the club was formed. At the time of writing we are trying to locate the official record book.

External Publications

Take a look at England Althletics’ eBulletin - July 2018 issue 7   keep in touch with the latest information.

Take a look at Althletics Weekly’s  website.


Club Competitions:
6-from-10 competition;
Age Related competition;
Gloucestershire AAA Road Race Series.
For deatils visit our Club Competitions page.

Bourton's Endure 24 team

Congratulations to Bourton’s Endure 24 team who recently took part in this demanding 24-hour event.

Catch up on our recent race reports and the back-library of reports.

We have a few new additions to our Club Kit    range check-out the range.

Following restructuring of the Bourton Roadrunners site, this page, which still being populated, will incorporate the former Club Competitions page. It will also provide links to a number of archive items previously available.

We have recently added two new photos to the photo library, featuring a young Richard Bufton and veteran member Dennis Abbots at the 1998 Bourton 15, kindly supplied by Robin Macdonald. Richard was only 6 seconds behind UK international Steve Brace.