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Monday, 24 October 2011 01:00

Development Coach of the year (2011): John Blackie

John BlackieJohn Blackie is the England Athletics Development Coach of the Year 2011.


John has been involved in coaching for over 10 years and has had tremendous success in developing the athletic talents of hundreds of young people. He started the Bees Academy five years ago and now more than 400 children attend weekly athletics coaching sessions. The initiative provides 16+ young athletes with the opportunity to coach by assisting with the coaching sessions. Children under the age of 13 are encouraged to try all athletics event and not to specialise too early. John has also coached many County, Regional and National Champions in a wide range of events.

See England Athletics website here.

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Track Closure

The track is currently closed for resurfacing.

The track will close to be relaid from Monday 12th August 2019.

The rainy weather has delayed the track completion again, we are now looking at the first week in November to restart the track based sessions.  

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Off Track Sessions on Saturday mornings 9.00 - 10.00 am have resumed for those in school year 3 and above.

There are no On Track or Mini Bees sessions until the track work is finished.

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Adult Exercise

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