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Porter takes her first national title as all five Guernsey athletes claim PB’s
27 Feb
10:19

Porter takes her first national title as all five Guernsey athletes claim PB’s

Sophie Porter was the star of the Guernsey contingent of five young women at the England Athletics Indoor Age Group Championships as she romped to victory in the U17 women’s 300m on Sunday afternoon at the EIS in Sheffield. In the process she lowered her PB by just over a…

Chalmers retains BUCS title whilst youngsters produce the goods in Birmingham
22 Feb
12:25

Chalmers retains BUCS title whilst youngsters produce the goods in Birmingham

Cameron Chalmers finished his indoor campaign with a flourish as he again took home the gold medal from the British Universities’ event. There was certainly a bitter sweetness around this second victory however as he missed out on selection for the 400m at the European Indoor Championships by a mere…

Mercier and Porter in record-breaking form after Chalmers defends Scottish title
29 Jan
10:06

Mercier and Porter in record-breaking form after Chalmers defends Scottish title

Club statistician Paul Ingrouille is getting more used to updating Track & Field records in the month of January after two successful years of early season indoor running from Guernsey athletes. However he surely wouldn’t have expected to be addressing a woman’s senior record for the 3,000m at this stage….

Nominees named for Annual Awards Evening
27 Jan
12:34

Nominees named for Annual Awards Evening

Next Friday 3rd February sees the Annual Awards Evening for Guernsey Athletics held again at the club’s home of the Garenne Stand at Footes Lane. The evening will include the reveal of a brand new logo.     Those up for the annual awards are: Lee Merrien Sarah Mercier Alastair…

Easter Running Festival 2017 – New Title Sponsor Confirmed. Online Entry Goes Live
26 Jan
11:53

Easter Running Festival 2017 – New Title Sponsor Confirmed. Online Entry Goes Live

Intertrust Guernsey extends sponsorship of Guernsey Athletics Guernsey Athletics and Intertrust are delighted to announce that Intertrust has extended its sponsorship of the club to include the successful Easter Running Festival. The festival, which features four races in four days over the Easter holiday weekend, has grown into a hugely…

Elite Athlete support announced for 2017
16 Jan
1:54

Elite Athlete support announced for 2017

The Elite Athlete Performance Programme identifies senior and junior athletes within the club who will be supported towards their goals by Guernsey Athletics. Monetary support is offered specifically towards travel and accommodation expenses for the Premier Elite and Elite tiers of the senior (Performance) and junior (Academy) sections of the…

Guernsey Athletics are recruiting
06 Jan
12:32

Guernsey Athletics are recruiting

Guernsey Athletics are recruiting for two positions. 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 (18 hours a week variable) and…

Coaching & Facility Fees 2017
19 Dec
5:35

Coaching & Facility Fees 2017

In the last few years, there has been a gradual rise in operational costs of the club and we have made significant investment in athletics equipment together with investment in our coaching programme in terms of qualifications and CPD for all our coaches. Therefore, for those members who utilise the…

Christmas break
16 Dec
2:39

Christmas break

To reflect the school Christmas holidays and to give the club’s volunteers a much needed break, Tuesday 20th December will be the final official training night for 2016. There will be a two week rest which will mean that the next official training night will be Thursday 5th January 2017….

Guernsey Athletics statement following media reports
26 Nov
2:35

Guernsey Athletics statement following media reports

Following Rob Batiste’s ‘Inside Track’ column in today (Saturday’s) Guernsey Press, Guernsey Athletics would like to make it clear that as a member sport of Guernsey Commonwealth Games Association (GCGA), we have not made public comment about the ongoing process of reaching an agreement with the GCGA on selection criteria…