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6m Cliff Path Race
04 Aug
11:59

6m Cliff Path Race

Havelet-Jerbourg-Petit-Port-Havelet Tiaan Erwee (image Phil Nicolle) returned from an injury enforced lay-off to run out a comfortable winner of the opening race in the 2019 Cliff Race series. The ultra distance specialist got off to a steady start before accelerating clear of the field and win by a massive 5…

Canaccord Town Relay
01 Aug
12:59

Canaccord Town Relay

Guernsey Post were back on top in the annual running of the Canaccord 4 x 1 mile Inter-Firm Town Relay…. but by a tight margin, as Naro Zimmerman of leading mixed team New Street Management closed the posties’ stalwart anchor man Jim De Garis down to a mere second at…

RG Falla 10k
14 Jul
2:21

RG Falla 10k

Mike Wilesmith(no 126 in Phil Nicolle’s image) made a winning return to the local road race scene and held off Carl Holden to win the RG Falla 10k which returned to the popular Imperial – Grandes Rocques course. Becky Le Maitre was first woman from Vicky Carre and Mel Nicolle….

Fort Group Vazon Mile
26 Jun
6:29

Fort Group Vazon Mile

Richard Bartram made it three road mile wins in three years with a trademark fast finish to edge clear of fellow Gibraltar-bound Alex Rowe in a repeat of the 1-2 of last year. Sixteen year old Chris Bain was an excellent third in the same time as Rowe – one…

Guernsey Dairy Half Marathon
16 Jun
10:08

Guernsey Dairy Half Marathon

Ryan Burling was out on his own and comfortably defended his Milk Run title in 70 minutes 25 seconds. Carl Holden was second and Andy McArthur third. After nearly 4 years out from running Becky Le Maitre raced her first serious half marathon since the 2015 island games and finished…

RG Falla 5k
04 Jun
10:14

RG Falla 5k

The rain subsided just before the off and fast times were recorded in the opening race of the RG Falla series run from L’Eree to Vazon. In a return to a course last used in the ’90s Ryan Burling (image Phil Nicolle) dipped below Marcel Le Clerc’s 15:34 course record…

Liberation Day 7
09 May
4:15

Liberation Day 7

Ryan Burling leads home record field (image Phil Nicolle). Runaway leader Ryan Burling may have finished out of sight of the large field but he crossed the line exactly 2 minutes outside Dave Kreckeler’s remarkable 53 year old record of 34 minutes 39 seconds. Kreckeler himself was viewing the race,…

Chertsey House Saumarez Park 5k
07 Apr
1:05

Chertsey House Saumarez Park 5k

Carl Holden had another close battle with James Priest but chalked up another road race win in the Saumarez Park 5k with a time of 16 minutes 48 seconds in the final event of the Chertsey House series. Despite the recent laying of a 200m stretch of gravel that the…

Chertsey House Imperial 10
24 Feb
3:55

Chertsey House Imperial 10

Sarah Mercier returned after a three-year break from the distance to clock a new Guernsey record of 58 minutes 38 seconds and smash Louise Perrio’s 2013 mark, placing third overall among a large field present for the Chertsey House Imperial 10mile road race. (image credit Phil Nicolle). Mercier will go…

Chertsey House 5m wins for Jenny James & Carl Holden
03 Feb
7:08

Chertsey House 5m wins for Jenny James & Carl Holden

A women’s course best by Jenny James was the standout performance after a big field of nearly 140 runners lined up for the second race of the Chertsey House road series in near-perfect conditions. (images Phil Nicolle). At the front of the field, Carl Holden reeled in early leader James…