Membership Benefits

There are many benefits to joining BDRC, including:


  • Access to all Club running sessions and competitions, such as the championships, handicap championships and time trial.
  • Opportunity to enter the ballot for the Club’s Virgin Money London Marathon place (criteria apply).
  • Affiliation to England Athletics, with all associated benefits including discounted entry to many races, insurance and on-line resources.


  • Opportunity to participate in the Club’s regular social and other events.
  • Support and motivation from other members for runners of all abilities.
  • Safety and security associated with running in a group.


  • Subsidised entry to selected races; in recent years these have included Milton Keynes
  • Festival of Running, the Cotswold Hilly 100 and the Chiltern Cross Country League series.
  • Substantial discount on membership at Brackley Leisure Centre.
  • Discounts from local running related businesses including Up and Running and Sweatshop in Milton Keynes, and in Brackley.