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COVID-19 UPDATE
02 May
1:38

COVID-19 UPDATE

Yesterday (Fri 1st May 2020), the States of Guernsey published updated guidance for recreational activities in the Bailiwick. This is good news for the sport of athletics which has been brought about by the hard work of a number of people within the relevant States committees. The States’ document can…

COVID-19 Pandemic Update
26 Mar
11:30

COVID-19 Pandemic Update

26th March 2020 Yesterday, the States of Guernsey Public Health Department advised the Department of Education, Sport and Culture to close Footes Lane athletics track in order to comply with its Government guidelines. In the States of Guernsey’s media release on 24th March 2020 – Strict new rules on staying…

NatWest International Island Games 2021 – Guernsey Athletics selection policy
02 Jan
2:37

NatWest International Island Games 2021 – Guernsey Athletics selection policy

Guernsey Athletics have released their selection policy for the forthcoming home edition of the NatWest International Island Games taking place in July 2021. The document can be viewed and downloaded HERE Guernsey Athletics recognises the importance of a home edition of the NatWest International Island Games and has set a…

ZEDRA Primary X Challenge – Results
22 Oct
5:57

ZEDRA Primary X Challenge – Results

Congratulations to all that took part in this year’s ZEDRA Primary X Challenge. Particularly well done to Melrose Peregrine Falcons and Castel Courage who took team victories in the girls and boys races respectively. CLICK HERE for photos courtesy of Chris George Results are available to download below

Guernsey team named for Welsh Athletics U20 International
22 Jul
2:34

Guernsey team named for Welsh Athletics U20 International

Guernsey will compete at the Welsh Athletics U20 International on Wednesday in a match with England regions, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and Welsh Schools. Guernsey will be spearheaded by recent NatWest International Island Games medallists Rhiannon Dowinton and Abi Galpin along with senior Island record holder Sia Banbury, whilst relay…

Chalmers book flights to Sweden with victories in Bedford
24 Jun
9:51

Chalmers book flights to Sweden with victories in Bedford

Alastair Chalmers was up first on Sunday morning at the England Athletics U23/U20 Championships in Bedford. The event incorporates the Trial for both the European age group championships to be held next month. The 400m hurdler was a red-hot favourite and lived up to this billing – coming up just…

Training venues for the summer season
20 May
10:42

Training venues for the summer season

Footes Lane track is now closed for the rest of the summer due to the replacement of the track surface and extension to 8-lanes for 2020 onwards. Below are the details for alternative training venues. Senior endurance group: Cambridge Park has been marked with a 400m track and will be…

Intertrust T&F Challenge – Results
17 May
10:19

Intertrust T&F Challenge – Results

Results available to download below

Island Games 2019 – Team Announcement
06 May
5:28

Island Games 2019 – Team Announcement

Guernsey Athletics is pleased to announce its team for the 2019 Island Games in Gibraltar. The 32-strong team includes stars of previous editions Sarah Mercier and Louise Perrio on the women’s side, with Island Games veteran Dale Garland and the young-but-decorated Sam Wallbridge heading up the men. Mercier is arguably…

Mercier rounding into form – plus many other top performances
05 May
10:15

Mercier rounding into form – plus many other top performances

Sarah Mercier (125) broke her own Island record over 3,000m as she continues to gear up for the Island Games. Sia Banbury also surpassed her own figures in the hammer – and there were plenty of top performances elsewhere on a packed morning of action. Results available to download below….