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Summer Full Course Roundup
10 Aug
9:12

Summer Full Course Roundup

Amy and Perrio victorious in quintessential cross country race– write-up by Jamie Ingrouille, photo by Phil Nicolle Peter Amy braved blustery conditions to leave behind a sizeable field in this year’s summer rendition of the traditional 4.75-mile ‘Full Course’. Amy led from the start to record a new personal best…

Gsy Ac / LMR Park 5km – August
05 Aug
7:48

Gsy Ac / LMR Park 5km – August

Peter Amy(pictured, Phil Nicolle) clocked up his second Park 5k win in succession with another sub 17 minute run and James De Garis, a veteran of fifty Saumarez Park 5k events, ran a course personal best of 17 minutes 19 seconds for a well run second place. Louise Perrio completed…

PwC Cliff Path Series Race 1 – 6m
30 Jul
1:43

PwC Cliff Path Series Race 1 – 6m

Luke Richards removed 5 minutes from his 2yr old previous best to win a close race in the opening event of the four race PwC cliff path series  (image Phil Nicolle – Luke Richards [31] part hidden behind Jason James[19] ). The challenging 6 mile route took the runners from…

Intertrust Challenge Roundup
16 Jul
1:41

Intertrust Challenge Roundup

Emerging athletes impress on home turf- by Jamie Ingrouille Richard Bartram’s impressive 1500m performance was one of the highlights of an eventful athletics meet on an unassuming morning at Footes Lane, which also fostered several standout performances at U13 level. Bartram ran a personal best of 3:59.60 to gap a strong…

Lee Merrien Gsy AC Park 5k – July
08 Jul
6:58

Lee Merrien Gsy AC Park 5k – July

Peter Amy (232 above) returned from injury to post a promising sub 17 minute run and win the July edition of the Lee Merrien Running/Gsy AC Saumarez Park 5k. After a positive start Chris Gillman hung on to break 18 minutes for second place with Jim De Garis third. Kate…

Epic Vazon Mile
07 Jul
9:07

Epic Vazon Mile

After tracking early leader Joe Yeaman  Richard Bartram ran a fast closing section to post an impressive 4 min 25 sec time for a clear victory in the Epic Vazon Mile. Sarah Mercier ran a new Guernsey Women’s road best of 4 minutes 50 seconds whilst Louise Perrio followed her…

Gotland 2017: Friday Afternoon Session
30 Jun
9:54

Gotland 2017: Friday Afternoon Session

Golden glory for Merrien and Perrio in Island Games finale– by Jamie Ingrouille Lee Merrien redressed his 10,000m defeat while Louise Perrio added a second gold to her medal tally, both over the half marathon distance, in the fantastic finale of this year’s Island Games. Merrien concluded his lengthy Games…

Gotland 2017: Thursday Evening Session
29 Jun
6:23

Gotland 2017: Thursday Evening Session

Lesbirel takes gold and Allaway silver in front of elated Guernsey crowd- by Jamie Ingrouille Two of Guernsey’s star sprinters brought back medals on a blustery evening in Gotland. Hannah Lesbirel trailed the defending champion, Bermuda’s Taahira Butterfield, around the bend then powered ahead on the straight to win the…

Gotland 2017: Thursday Morning Session
29 Jun
1:00

Gotland 2017: Thursday Morning Session

Young athletes reach finals in successful morning of sprint qualifiers- by Jamie Ingrouille Hannah Lesbirel ran a strong semi-final to cement her position as one of Guernsey’s main medal hopes on a blustery morning in which several under-17 and under-20 athletes also impressed by advancing to tonight’s finals. Lesbirel was again…

Gotland 2017: Wednesday 28 Evening Session
28 Jun
9:24

Gotland 2017: Wednesday 28 Evening Session

Distance duo bring back medals for Guernsey– by Jamie Ingrouille Excellent 5000m races by Sarah Mercier and Louise Perrio saw them mount the podium as Guernsey’s star performers of a successful evening athletics session. Reigning champion Mercier ran a bold race for silver in the wake of an injury that…