Heroes welcome for East Lancashire Olympians

While the weather was typically Mancunian, the welcome was anything but wet for Team GB's Olympic heroes.

Weshams David Taylor and Steven Gore at Watergrove

Top-six spot for Wesham’s Simon

Wesham’s runners had few events to choose from in what was a very quiet week locally.

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BWFACs Derek Newton was named as the clubs Volunteer of the Quarter

BWFAC pair pick up monthly awards

Blackpool, Wyre & Fylde AC’s Athletes of the Month for September are Emily Japp and Louis Weaver.

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Lee Barlow in the Mid Lancs Cross Country at Astley Park

Sherratt leads home Wesham’s women

The Mid Lancs Cross Country League got underway at Chorley’s Astley Park on Saturday afternoon with Wesham’s women kicking off the senior action.

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Michelle Tickle checks her watch at the end of the Lytham Hall parkrun

Japp’s stunning start to new season

Blackpool, Wyre and Fylde members were among those who competed in the first cross country Mid Lancs League fixture of the season.

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Girls' team Charlotte Barnes (617) Hollie Winstanley ((618) and Danielle Whipp (615)

Cross country season under way for Blackpool Wyre and Fylde juniors

The first meeting of the 2016/17 cross country season was a Mid Lancs League fixture held at a fine and mild Astley Park near Chorley.

Anchorsholme take Quadkids crown

Anchorsholme take Quadkids crown

A wet and windy Wednesday morning in Blackpool was not going to stop children from local primary schools from taking to the track and field at Stanley Park for the Blackpool School Games Quadkids Athletics Competition.

Weshams Simon Denye in action at Sportcity

Wesham’s Danson is streets ahead of the rest

Due to the clash with the Northern Road Relays there were only two Wesham runners in the Preston 10K.

Emily Japp again impressed for Blackpool, Wyre and Fylde AC

BWFAC’s Japp continues to make a good impression

Blackpool, Wyre and Fylde AC fielded a strong ladies’ team as the Northern Àthletics Road Relay Men’s 6 Stage and Women’s 4 Stage Championships were held at a showery Sportcity.

Pole vault medalists Amelia Shearman, Jasmine Carey and Minnie Rogers

Blackpool Wyre and Fylde juniors’ final meeting

The final track and field meeting of the year at Stanley Park attracted hundreds of athletes from across the North of England and the Isle of Man.

James Mulvaney leads out theRed Rose Inter Club race at Worden Park

Wesham go fourth in the season ender

Wednesday evening saw Wesham runners taking part in the conclusion of the 2016 Inter Club Grand Prix as Red Rose hosted an event in Leyland’s Worden Park.

BWFACs ladies A team of Stasia Bligh, Emily Japp and Michelle Tickle with their bronze medals from the North West Road Relays

Japp leads BWFAC ladies to Lancashire bronze

Blackpool, Wyre & Fylde AC fielded three senior and junior teams in this year’s North West Road Relays on the trails of Delamere Forest.

BWF under-15s give team manager Michelle Tickle a lift

Blackpool Wyre and Fylde junior athletics review

The North West Road Relays were held at a new location this year and probably one of the most beautiful ever to stage the event.

Isaac Towers finished fifth in Rio

Blackpool Wyre and Fylde’s Towers finishes fifth in Paralympic 800m final

Isaac Towers did Blackpool Wyre and Fylde Athletic Club proud by finishing fifth in the T34 800m final at his first Paralympics in Brazil.

Team GB's Isaac Towers competing in the T34 800m heats.

Club members to cheer on Isaac Towers in Paralympic final

Members of Blackpool Wyre and Fylde Athletic Club will be cheering on Isaac Towers tonight as he races in the T34 800m final at the Rio Paralympics.
Paralympic finalist Isaac Towers

Blackpool’s Towers qualifies for Paralympic final after nervous wait

Blackpool Wyre and Fylde wheelchair athlete Isaac Towers will contest Wednesday night’s T34 800m final at the Rio Paralympics after qualifying as a fastest loser.

Paralympian Isaac Towers

Waiting’s almost over for Paralympian Isaac

The Paralympic dream becomes reality for wheelchair race ace Isaac Towers in Brazil on Tuesday.

Weshams David Taylor faces challenging conditions during the Derwentwater Trail Race event

Wesham’s Danson races to an easy victory

Wesham’s Rob Danson won the Mid-Cheshire 5K near Frodsham last week with an excellent 15:19.

Bob Massey was one of four BWFAC members to take on the 15K Keswick Trail event

Sprint success for BWFAC’s fantastic Mr Fox

Blackpool, Wyre & Fylde AC’s CP athlete George Fox was pleased with his form at the Sainsbury’s School Games.

5k winner James Mulvaney Picture:

Illuminations races light up Prom

The inaugural Illuminations 10k and 5k races attracted around 800 runners to Blackpool’s North Promenade.

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