Welcome

We are an inclusive and friendly running club, based in South Benfleet, Essex. Benfleet RC welcomes runners of all abilities and we also run regular beginner training programmes for those totally new to running.
  • Race Updates

    Disney, Runs, Swims & Bikes!

    Written By Lianne Conners Well what a busy weekend BRC has had participating in swimming, running and cycling events . This Just shows what an extremely versatile bunch of members we have. First was the [...]
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    Only Mad dogs & Englishmen

    By Sam Venton A relatively quiet racing weekend this August Bank Holiday, which was the hottest one since records began. Whilst many BRC members were sunning themselves on holiday or at home having BBQs, we [...]
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    Track to Trail & everything inbetween

    Written by Megan Morgan The weekend kicked off with Susan Horton and Brad Evans competing at the Eastern Masters Athletic Club (EMAC) Outdoors Track and Field Championships at Garons Park. Susan leapt to gold in [...]
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    Busy Week for BRC

    By Ann Reed Well another exciting week at Benfleet Running club. The reds and whites was flying in all parts of the world. 1st race of the week started on Wednesday when Ian, Ciaran, Chris, [...]

Latest Results

XC Results

Basildon Essex XC Feb 2

February 3, 2019

This weekend was the last event of the Essex XC series held at Basildon’s Gloucester Park, we were lucky to avoid the snow that much of the country had but still had cold, windy and […]

XC Results

XC Double Weekend

January 14, 2019

This weekend saw double cross country events with competitions on both the Saturday and Sunday mornings. Congratulations to everybody that competed particularly those that managed both days! I think the biggest credit for the weekend […]

XC Results

Essex XC Champs Writtel

January 7, 2019

This weekend 22 of our runners competed in the Essex XC Championships at Writtle. We had representatives in the under 20 women’s (8k) and the Senior male & female who for the 1st year ran […]

XC Results

XC Report Horeseath December 15th

December 17, 2018

This weekend a mad few drove 1 hour and 15 mins to run the cross country in a bitter wind across Horesheath Point To Point – an open course with no protection from the cold!! […]

Event Photos

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Club Calendar

  1. TUESDAY EFFORTS

    October 22 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  2. THURSDAY RUN

    October 24 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  3. Essex XC League Horseheath

    October 26 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  4. TUESDAY EFFORTS

    October 29 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  5. THURSDAY RUN

    October 31 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  6. South Essex XC League Benfleet R C

    November 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  7. U13/U15/Vet F and M XC Championship

    November 30 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  8. Essex XC League Writtle

    December 14 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  9. South Essex XC League LOSS

    December 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  10. Senior XC Champs inc U17s and U20s – Sat 4th Jan

    January 4, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm