Wednesday, June 26, 2019

FAQS

How can my child do both the Saturday On Track and the Off Track sessions?
 

Assuming you cannot enroll your child onto either the Monday or Wednesday sessions, our suggestion is that your child does the first half-term doing the Off Track scheme and then switches to the On Track scheme for the second half-term. Of course you can do a mix 'n match between the schemes!

What constitutes an Under 11 or Under 13?
 

For Track & Field, it is fairly simple - an Under 13 is in school year 6 or 7, Under 11 is anything younger.

For Cross Country, an Under 13 is someone in school years 7 or 8 (and some year 6), being 11 on the day of competition or being 12 on the previous 31st August. An Under 11 is anything younger.

When can my child join Blackheath & Bromley Harriers proper?
  There is nothing to stop anyone joining the club at any time. However it really only makes sense when the child is old enough to join in with the mainstream activities of the club in terms of track and field, and/or cross-country, and/or road-running.

Normally no child can be on the track on a Tuesday or Thursday unless they are 11 years of age minimum. If it is September through to March, a child can come onto the track provided they will be 11 years of age by the 31st March.

This rule clearly only applies to year 6 children. However we suggest that for year 6 and below, the child should remain in the Bees Academy.

Year 7 children are better served by staying in the Bees until the end of the Summer term and then joining the club proper.

For year 8 and above the child should consider joining the club and training in one of the many training groups available.
If I miss a session can I get a refund?
  Unfortunately no. Whether your child is present or not we still incur the same costs.
Doesn't it get too dark in the winter?
  There are floodlights all around the athletics track that light up the facility as if it is a summer evening. The car park is also lit up.

During the winter months, the track is opened at 6.00pm so if you arrive whilst the track is in darkness, please hang on until the lights are switched on.
As a parent or carer do I need to stay during the session?
 

You do not need to stay. However if you are a parent of a Mini Bee we do recommend that you stay for the duration.

If you do not stay please ensure you are back to collect your child by the time the sessions ends. Also please ensure you come back into the athletics centre fenced area to collect your child at the end, we will not allow any unaccompanied child out into the car park even if they can see you!

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Summer Term 2019

Monday 29th April, 13th, 20th May,  3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th June, 1st, 8th, 15th July
Wednesday 24th April, 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th May, 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th June, 3rd, 10th July
Saturday 27th April, 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th May, 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th June, 6th, 13th July

Summer Holiday Sessions

Pay as You Go Sessions

Wednesday 17th July  6.00 to 7.00 pm  On Track, Plus 100 metre Races

Saturday 20th July 9.00 to 10.00 am  On Track, Mini Bees, Off Track

Monday 22nd July 6.00 to 7.00 pm On Track, Plus 600 metre timed Race

Wednesday 24th July  6.00 to 7.00 pm  On Track

Saturday 27th July 9.00 to 10.00 am  On Track, Mini Bees, Off Track

Monday 29th July 6.00 to 7.00 pm On Track

Wednesday 31st July  6.00 to 7.00 pm  On Track

Saturday 3rd August 9.00 to 10.00 am  On Track, Mini Bees, Off Track

Monday 5th August 6.00 to 7.00 pm On Track

Wednesday 7th August  6.00 to 7.00 pm  On Track

Saturday 10th August 9.00 to 10.00 am  On Track, Mini Bees, Off Track

Competitions

 Tuesday 30th July  2.00 to 4.30 pm

Thursday 8th August 2.00 to 4.30 pm

 

The track will close to be relaid on from Monday 12th August 2019. If it doesn't rain and all goes well we will back on the new track in late September to early October. During this time we will only have Off Track sessions on Saturday mornings for those in school year 3 and above.

Adult Exercise

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Random Testimonials

  • Just a quick thanks to all those who make the Bees session happen. It was our first time and he really enjoyed himself. Really great folk instructing the kids and a tea stall (bonus). Look forward to regularly attending.

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  • "Just to say thank you for running a great cross country club Natasha absolutely loves coming on a Saturday morning, it has really improved her stamina and all round levels of fitness! Thanks once again."

    +   Des Harriott-Gayle, Parent
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