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Four medals for Guernsey at Bedford
30 Aug
2:06

Four medals for Guernsey at Bedford

It was a pleasingly large party of Guernsey athletes that travelled to Bedford for the National England Age-group Championships and it yielded a pleasing haul of medals. Simply achieving the standard to compete at the championships has long been a key barometer of elite Guernsey athletes, and it was encouraging…

End of season break
30 Aug
9:23

End of season break

This weekend is the final fixture of the 2016 Track & Field season. The timetable for the Intertrust T&F Challenge is available below. To signify the end of the season and impending start of 2016-17 winter training (and cross country for some athletes) – there will be a two week…

Lee Merrien Running/GIAAC Park 5km August
26 Aug
9:30

Lee Merrien Running/GIAAC Park 5km August

Michael Batiste became only the second local runner to dip below the 16 minute barrier for the Saumarez Park 5k loop with a dominant gun to tape victory in the August edition of the LMR/GIAAC Park 5km event. Carl Holden emerged from a hard fought battle with Dan Galpin to…

Guernsey Athletics are recruiting
25 Aug
2:51

Guernsey Athletics are recruiting

We are looking for a Club Administrator who has the passion, drive and organisation skills to manage the club’s administration and help maintain the management of the thriving club we are. This is a part time position and the ideal candidate would be flexible in working hours. If you think…

August Endurance Night
24 Aug
4:57

August Endurance Night

On a warm August night Carl Holden ground out an impressive 10,000m victory but arguably the stars of the show were the island’s young middle distance runners with a string of fast times and impressive victories for 18 year old Richard Bartram  and 16 year old Rebecca Toll. In the…

PwC Cliff Series – Race 1 Havelet-Petit Port-Havelet
21 Aug
4:42

PwC Cliff Series – Race 1 Havelet-Petit Port-Havelet

Brown and Neal off to a good start in the PWC Cliffpath Series rankings (Words Jamie Ingrouille, Images Phil Nicolle) 2016’s PWC Cliffpath series began with a tough 6 Mile loop starting and finishing at Havelet. The sunny conditions were more favourable than that of last year’s equivalent race, leading…

Summer Full Course
19 Aug
7:49

Summer Full Course

Batiste and Perrio take honours on a still Summer evening’s incarnation of classic cross-country race writes Jamie Ingrouille (with thanks to Nicola Smith for image).  The re-introduction of a 4.7-Mile ‘Full Course’ into the GIAAC Summer calendar saw a high-quality field take to L’Ancresse common in the hopes of fast…

Chalmers and Chadwick bring back “Southerns” medals
15 Aug
1:11

Chalmers and Chadwick bring back “Southerns” medals

In a female dominated Guernsey squad, it was the two sprinters Alastair Chalmers and Joe Chadwick who took to the podium at the South of England U15/U17 Championships at Ashford over the weekend. The former would have expected to take gold in the 400m hurdles and take a medal –…

Wallbridge and Lesbirel shun weather to maintain consistency
08 Aug
11:17

Wallbridge and Lesbirel shun weather to maintain consistency

The weather put a quite literal dampener on proceedings at Footes Lane for yesterday’s Intertrust Track & Field Challenge fixture. Sam Wallbridge and Hannah Lesbirel (above) turned out the highest quality performances but plenty of others battled the cool winds to post strong times and distances. Wallbridge was first up,…

Chalmers drops down distance to take another record
01 Aug
3:40

Chalmers drops down distance to take another record

He has been making waves over the 400m for months but Cameron Chalmers finally took to the track over a shorter distance yesterday and duly lowered the Island U20 record to 10.77sec. It was a scintillating run on a clear sunny day at Footes Lane, and he and the other…