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REMINDER::  If you would like the chance to compete in the B&I XC  then you must renew your membership by 31st August.

At the AGM in May 2016, a RULE was introduced that membership must have been paid in the year previous as well. This rule will come into place from next year ie August 2017.

New members must have joined by the week previous to the trials. You have been warned.

NI Masters Championships 2017

8th July 2017 - Mary Peter's Track

British & Irish XC International

The British and Irish XC International is being held in Derry on Saturday 18th November 2017. Rooms have been reserved in the Everglades Hotel which is the venue for the dinner.

Membership Fees

Membership fees are due from 1 May.


2017 AGM

11th May 2017 in Les Jones Room at Mary Peters Track at 7.30pm


Congratulations to our athletes who competed in 2016 

BMAF  Indoor T & F Championships  at Lee Valley 
Cathal McLaughlin 1st M45 800 & 1500m / Robert Bigger 1st M55 1500m & 2nd 800m / Tim Shiels 3rd M40 400m / Pat Logan 1st M55 200m / Darryl Coulter 4th M35 1500m.

Irish Indoor T & F Champinships at Athlone
Roger Sexton 1st M45 60m & 2nd 200m / George Gribben 2nd M60 200m  / Beverley Martin W50 / Peggy Higgins W60 / Anne Maguire W65 / Patrick Crossan 1st M50 200m & 400m / Tim Shiels 1st M40 400m / Malcolm McCausland 1st M60 400m / Joy McAleer 2nd W 50 800m / Robert Bigger 1st M55 800m & 2nd 1500m / Barry Morris 1st M60 800m / Catherine Diver 3rd W35 1500m / Cathal McLaughlin 1st M45 1500m / Nigel McKibbin 1st M45 3000m / Seamus McAteer 1st  M35  Weight / Barrie Holmes2nd  M75 Shot Putt.

European Masters Indoor T & F Championships at Ancona 
Pat Logan 1st M55 60m & 200m / Joy McAleer W50 800m / Cathal McLaughlin M45 1500m & 3d XC team / Dave Priestley M55 1500m / Tracy Priestley W50 1500m & XC / Malcolm McCausland M60 1500m / Norbert Will 4th M80 3kTrack Walk.

Membership Fees

Membership is due from 1 May each year. Please pay online by Paypal / bank draft or cheque to Anne Maguire.

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55 Years Running

Edwin (Eddie) Oxlade's book  "55 Years Running" was featured in the Spring 2014 Masters Athletics magazine. The revised version which is part history, part comment and part autobiography is available from
Edwin Oxlade, 4 Belvoir View Park, Belfast BT8 7BL   email


Membership Fees

At the Annual General Meeting on 14 May 2013 a resolution was passed that subscriptions are due for renewal on or before 31st August of each year. New members are always welcome. Any members wishing to be eligible for a team in the cross country international must be paid up by 31st August. New members are always welcome.

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Gary Keenan (right) who won a bronze individual medal in the MV50 category

British & Irish Cross Country 2013 Cardiff

Gary Keenan and Keith Shiels each won an individual bronze medal in age M50 and M35 age groups respectively.  The ladies got bronze in the 40-44, 45-49 and 55-59 team races and the men got bronze in the 45-49 and 50-54 team races.  Excellent performances. Congratulations to all our runners.





Athletes and official enjoy NIMAA Track & Field Championships 2013

Inter-area Indoor Match at Lee Valley 7 April 2013

A team  of 6 (aged 35 to 70) travelled to the 1st Inter-area indoor track & field match at Lee Valley on 7 April 2013 finishing 5th with a score of 47 points. Good going for such a small team with Keith Shiels winning the M35 3000m. They all had a great time enjoying some excellent competition.
Results can be viewed by following the link below.
Click here.

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The outdoor inter-area match will be earlier this year on 21 July at Solihull.. Anyone interested in competing please contact Anne Maguire.