Bicton Blister drawing nearer

16:12 07 November 2012

Galina Barskaya

Exmouth Harriers are getting set for this year’s Bicton Blister, writes Dave Eveleigh.

The 2012 race takes place on Sunday November 25, at 11 am.

The Blister is a race of about 10 miles (not too far, but a worthwhile challenge), over the pebbled heaths of Woodbury Common, and there is a shorter version, the Blister Lite, of four and a half miles.

The race headquarters is at Bicton College near East Budleigh, in East Devon. If you are a local club runner or even unattached to a club, but feel you are fit enough, this may be the multi-terrain challenge you have been looking for.

There is a dedicated Bicton blister website (www.bictonblister.co.uk) we there are lots more details. You can also pop into Ironbridge Runner in Bartholomew Street, Exeter and pick up an entry form.

Entries can be made using the website or by post to 5, Caroline Close, Exmouth EX8 4AZ. Minimum ages for the races are; Blister - 15 years, Lite - 13 years with entry fees £13 and £11 for Blister and Lite respectively, but £2 less if you are UKA Affiliated (Running Club Members).

Entries made on the day are £2 extra for everybody. When entering you should include name, address, phone contact, gender, date of birth, club and UKA Number if applicable, not forgetting to say which race you wish to enter, and to enclose a large stamped addressed envelope.

0 comments

Other Sport Stories

Thu, 13:05

Exmouth entertain Clifton in their latest National Two (S) match this Saturday (December 3).

Read more
Thu, 13:02

Budleigh Salterton ladies went out of the ADL Chartered Accountants Devon Women’s Supplementary Cup, beaten 8-1 by Feniton in a quarter fin al tie at Greenway Lane, writes SpursTom

Read more
Thu, 13:02

Budleigh Salterton Under-16s eased their way into the quarter-finals of the Wotton Printers Devon Cup with a 6-1 success at home to Elburton Villa Juniors, writes SpursTom.

Read more
Thu, 13:00

Withycombe Under-13s were 55-5 winners when they hosted Brixham at Raleigh Park.

Read more
Thu, 11:30

As readers will no doubt be aware, the weather had played a significant part as to whether golf would be played up here on the common of late, writes John Bridgman.

Read more
Thu, 11:30

Rod Davidson, a long standing bowler with the club has been awarded his County Badge, writes David Roberts.

Read more
Thu, 11:29

Budleigh Salterton Reserves were beaten 5-0 on their visit to Axmouth United for a Macron League Division Two game, writes SpursTom.

Read more
Thu, 11:29

East Budleigh made the trip to Tiger Way Axminster last Saturday and completed a Macron League Division Three double with a same 3-2 victory as in the reverse fixture earlier this season, writes Mark Auton.

Read more
Thu, 11:29

Brixington Blues Under-10s defeated Honiton Hippos 3-1.

Read more
Thu, 10:28

East Budleigh Reserves took on Macron League Division Nine leaders and unbeaten Witheridge thirds and produced a good display to hold their opponents to a scoreless draw, writes Mark Auton.

Read more

Local Weather

Rain

Rain

max temp: 7°C

min temp: 6°C

Most Read Sport

Useful Links

Advertise in the Paper
Submit a Story
Subscriptions Order
Competitions
Photo Orders
Family notices
iwitness24
Google Plus
Facebook
Twitter
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the Exmouth Journal e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Local business directory

Exmouth's trusted business finder


Show Job Lists

Find planning applications