Champions Race League

The BPJ champions league consists of a range of races, mostly local and low-cost, including many local parkruns throughout the calendar. Points are earned each race and prizes awarded at the end of the year. A big thank you to Paul Evans who is currently managing the 2020 league.

2020 League Races

# Day Date Race Description
1 Sunday 15 Dec 2019 Evesham Festive 10K Trail route with some muddy bits. Organised by BPJs Chris Attwood and Amy Willetts. All profits go to Children with Cancer UK.
2 Saturday 25 Jan 2020 Fire Station College parkrun Flat 3 lap route on a mix of grass fields and tarmac track, including through woodlands.
3 Saturday 22 Feb 2020 Ross on Wye parkrun Mostly on grass, flat, two and a half laps. Event cancelled due to flooding.
4 Sunday 1 Mar 2020 Newport Half Marathon Flat, chip-timed city half marathon. Raising money for local hospice. Ideal as a test for runners in Spring marathon training.
5 Saturday 7 Mar 2020 Isabel Trail parkrun A fast, out and back route on a tarmac path.
6 Sunday 22 Mar 2020 Pendock Spring Chicken Run 10K Scenic, undulating route. Kids runs available. Raising money for BPJ Jo Evans’ school.
7 Saturday 4 Apr 2020 East Park parkrun A three lap route around the perimeter of East Park in Wolverhampton. Fast and on tarmac.
8 Sunday 3 May 2020 Shobdon Wood 5.5 A scenic route over forestry tracks and footpaths with views over Lugg Valley, Mortimer Forest and the nearby hills.
9 Wednesday 3 Jun 2020 Broadway Tower Charity Run (5M) Up to Broadway Tower and then back down again! Organised by BPJ Natasha Dent with all proceeds going to charity.
10 Wednesday 10 Jun 2020 Malvern Joggers 10K A challenging multi-terrain route organised by our friends over in Malvern.
11 Saturday ?? Jul 2020 Timberhonger 10K Challenging out and back course on traffic free country lanes. Part of Bromsgrove Carnival Weekend.
12 Sunday 2 Aug 2020 Tenbury 10K Beautiful rural lanes around Tenbury. Undulating but with potential for fast times.
13 Sunday ?? Aug 2020 Pershore Plum Plodders 10K A sell-out race organised by our friends over in Pershore, finishing in the Abbey Park with the backdrop of the impressive Abbey.
14 Saturday 19 Sep 2020 Newent parkrun A mixture of gravel paths, trail paths and grass starting at the Community School / Leisure Centre.
15 Sunday ?? Sep 2020 Waseley Wobbler 8.5 A challenging, picturesque 8 mile trail route. 4 major climbs but with views that are worth the effort.
16 Sunday 4 Oct 2020 Alcester 10K A fast, tarmac PB potential route on scenic country lanes near Stratford-upon-Avon.
17 Saturday 17 Oct 2020 Dudley parkrun A mixture of tarmac paths, canal towpaths, trail paths and a few laps of an athletics track with a final 100m sprint finish!
18 Saturday 14 Nov 2020 Somerdale Pavilion parkrun Known as the ‘curly wurly’ parkrun for its spiral section. Two lap route on a cyclocross course, a mix of trail paths and grass.

Latest League Results

View the latest results with the links below. Please report any incorrect/missing results to us.

League Rules


For each race, the top finisher in each gender will be awarded 25 points, 2nd finisher 24 points and so on with every eligible member earning a minimum of 5 points per race.


You can take part in as many of the races as you like, but only your highest 10 scores will count.


Members joining part-way through the year won’t be included in the league due to the extra work and complexity involved.


Eligible members don’t need to register to take part, they will be included automatically. Get in touch if you wish to be removed from the league.


If you don’t renew your membership on time, you won’t be included in the league.


Members must be affiliated first-claim members. Second claim members are welcome to take part in the races, but won’t be included in the results.

League results will be updated within a week of the official race results becoming available. Members can report incorrect/missing results.

Prizes will be awarded to the top 10 in each gender at the end of the league (usually at the Christmas party).