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BREAKING: Britain's top athletes announced for #teamparkrun events UK wide from 9am today - August 19

On you marks, gets set....for YOUR chance to join National Lottery-funded athletes including Olympic and Paralympic stars just revealed for the #teamparkrun 5k events UK wide today - Saturday,- August 19.
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Wesham runner Rob Danson

Astley is a run in the Park for Wesham’s Rob

Wesham’s Rob Danson revelled in the fifth race in the Inter Club Grand Prix series in Chorley’s Astley Park.

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Jess Rogers finishes as the first junior and second lady in the Inter Club race

Wright way to go for BWFAC’s Bev

The Blackpool Airshow 10K was held on a sunny and warm Bispham Promenade with Bev Wright finishing 48th in 42:29.

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Wesham runner Steven Gore

Myerscough leads in Wesham runners

The fourth race of the Astley Park Trail series saw Wesham staging the next leg of the trail running championship.

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Brett Rund enjoyed 400m success in Denmark

Danish delight for BWFAC’s Vet Brett

Brett Rund of Blackpool, Wyre & Fylde AC, Edinburgh AC and Northern Vets competed in the Vet 40 400m at the European Masters held at the Atletion Stadium in Aarhus, Denmark.

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Laura Lawler competes in the Lakeland 100 Ultra Marathon

BWFAC’s Laura faces an Ultra difficult Challenge

Along with 800 runners, Blackpool, Wyre & Fylde AC’s Laura Lawler took on the Lakeland 100 Ultra Marathon Challenge.

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Robert Wallace, Dave Young, Alan Hudson, Tracey Hulme and David Taylor at the Pilling 10K on Saturday morning

Wesham’s Danson romps to Pilling success

Wesham’s Rob Danson won the latest Pilling 10K race on Saturday morning.

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Friends and family celebrate Megan Gore's 100th parkrun at Penrhyn Castle

Jubilee jubilation for Wesham’s Helen

Wesham Road Runners’ Helen Lawrenson finished as second woman and first W45 in the third race of this year’s Horwich Jubilee 5 series.

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Kirsty Rushton winning the Under-17s B 100m in a PB of 13.1s at Stanley Park

BWFAC’s members have a Supper date

It was a case of ‘running for your supper’ as six BWFAC runners competed in the 4.75 mile Scorton Supper Run last Thursday.

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Garry Barnett earned a top-10 finish for Wesham when he competed at the Elswick Express 10-mile race

Danson races to Wesham victory

It was a quieter week for athletics with the local clubs preparing for the fifth round of the Inter Club Grand Prix at Wesham on Monday.

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Part of the the BWFAC team who competed at the Wesham Inter Club meeting

International action for BWFAC athletes

Two Blackpool, Wyre and Fylde AC athletes have been in international action.

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Isaac Towers on his way to a bronze in London

Brilliant bronze for Towers in World Para Athletics

Blackpool Wyre and Fylde AC athlete Isaac Towers had the race of his life to win a medal for Great Britain at the World Para Athletics in London.

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The Year 10 boys' 1500m

Blackpool secondary schools’ athletics championships

Montgomery are the Blackpool secondary schools’ athletics champions for 2017 but it couldn’t have been a closer finish.

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Isaac Towers

Fylde coast flyer Towers seventh in Para Athletics 400m

Great Britain’s Isaac Towers found the going tough against the fastest one-lap racers in the first of his two events at the World Para Athletics in London.

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Steven Gore, Debbie and Steve Myerscough at the Northwich Festival of Running 10K on Sunday

Wesham runners overcome the Barriers ahead

The week kicked off with the 20 Barriers Race in Carnforth, the latest round in Wesham’s new trail championship.

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Amelia Shearman and Jasmine Carey before the start of the junior girls pole vault in Birmingham

BWFAC juniors impress while Division Two status is secured

The performance of the week was undoubtedly from Jasmine Carey and team-mate Amelia Shearman when they competed for Lancashire Schools.

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Isaac Towers

London calling in race ace Isaac’s medal bid

Teenager Isaac Towers is counting down the days for his medal quest in the World Para Athletics Championship at the London Stadium, starting with the T34 400 metres on Monday night.

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The St Annes Carnival 5k race

St Annes Carnival races a gala occasion

Humidity was high for the St Annes Carnival 5k race between St Annes Mini-Links and Fairhaven.

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George Fox with his silver medals

BWFAC’s fantastic Mr Fox on silver service

Blackpool, Wyre and Fylde AC’s T37 athlete, George Fox, returned with two silver medals after competing in the World Para Athletics Grand Prix at the Friedrich-Ludwig-Jahn Sportpak Stadium in Berlin.

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Weshams Dave Young competed at the Trawden 7 Trail event

Wesham runners team up for victory

Wesham had a very successful evening in the fourth round of the Inter Club Grand Prix at Anchorsholme.

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