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Midland League XC Finale

The final Midland League XC fixture was held south of Gloucester, despite the questionable Midlands location, the course was definitely worth the trip down the M5. The first challenge was navigating the farm animals and mud (which had been significantly lacking this cross-country season) to reach the start. Despite the strong winds, the BRAT flag…
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BRAT’s Stagger to Victory!

Anne Kenchington kept her feet as she became the fastest female at the 2019 Stourbridge Stagger 10 Mile (Sunday 3 February). Anne took on this steep challenge and won. There were nearly 500 entries in the 10 mile race and a further 85 in the 7k – making it the biggest turnout to date. The weather…
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BRAT Ladies make history at the Midland XC Championships 2019

Standing in a hilly, muddy field on a slightly soggy Saturday could mean only one thing … cross country. This time Team BRAT were up against the best runners and clubs in the Midlands for the regional cross country championships. The familiar venue of Newbold Comyn in Leamington saw the return of the dreaded ditch…
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2nd Midland Counties indoor open meeting

Some very fine performances were recorded by the large number of BRAT athletes who took part in the second Midland counties indoor and outdoor throws open meeting on January 26th/27th. Star performance was by Lily Smith who broke the club record in the U13 Long Jump with a fantastic leap of 4.47m , to place…
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End of XC Season Celebrations! – Sat 09/02/19

Saturday 9th February is the final race in the Cross Country season, so let’s get together, celebrate and commiserate the results for 2018-2019. Even if you haven’t raced, then please come along to the Junction, Harborne (B17 9PT) from 19:00 to hear more about our results and the plans for the 2019 Track and Field…
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2019 Track and Field – Strong start for BRAT’s

The start of the season took place for the track and field athletes in Sheffield with some great results for our competitors. Individual recognition for:– Alex Clegg Midlands U23 (Bronze) – Indoor Heptathlon Championships (4371pts). Juniors took part in the first Midland Counties indoor open meeting in Birmingham with a great deal of success. – U13G Lily…
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Warwickshire / Worcester XC Championships – Brilliant BRAT Results!

The first weekend of 2019 was a very busy and successful one for BRAT athletes. BRAT senior women’s cross country teams won both the Worcestershire and Warwickshire championships as well as Molly Browne being individual champion in Worcestershire. – Worcestershire Team Championship (Gold): Molly Browne (Gold) -1st, Eloise Lee – 4th, Rachel Farquhar – 8th…
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Award Nominations 2018

With over 30 BRAT Trophies to be presented at the Awards Evening, it’s sure to be a memorable night for many members. The following have been nominated in one or more of the various Running, Triathlon or Athletics award categories. Annie Faye, Margaret Ehrenberg, Matt Greaves, James Wright, Sheridan McWilliam, Rosie Davies, Colin Bailey, Nathan…
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Awards Night

Awards Night!!!! Join us with your family and friends for a great evening to celebrate our young achievers and our fantastic club. Get your tickets here:  https://www.bratclub.co.uk/product-category/events/   Awards Night Bake off competition!!!  We are running a bake off competition on the evening and would like as many of you as possible to enter. To celebrate…
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Awards Night

The long awaited tickets for our annual awards night are now available for purchase online here:   https://www.bratclub.co.uk/product-category/events/social/   £10 and £8 unwaged and children under 10yo.   Bring you family and friends for a fantastic night of celebration with lots of activities and great food.  Our guest of honour, Hannah England,  will presenting the…
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