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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…

Easter Running Festival 2020: update
17 Mar
6:07

Easter Running Festival 2020: update

Guernsey Athletics Club confirm the cancellation of the Easter Running Festival 2020.  As always, the health and safety of all the participants – runners, officials, marshals and other support services – are at the forefront of our minds when organising such an event. We are all by now aware of…

ANNOUNCEMENT
17 Mar
11:45

ANNOUNCEMENT

Following the guidance given by our governing body England Athletics this morning, all official Club activities will cease with immediate effect. This includes tonight’s training sessions and all sessions going forwards.  Please read the EA advice and assume that Guernsey Athletics will be following these directives until further notice.

Covid 19 update: training
17 Mar
7:41

Covid 19 update: training

Dear All,  Following on from a Board meeting tonight the Club has the following update regarding its position on Covid 19. We are monitoring and following the advice from the States on a daily basis. As athletics is non-contact, and we are able to follow the guidance on social distancing…

Chertsey House Park 5k – Update
13 Mar
11:45

Chertsey House Park 5k – Update

We have been closely following both Guernsey and UK Government advice on Coronavirus. https://www.gov.gg/coronavirus As it stands the Chertsey Park 5k on Sunday 15th March is ON. Please see Details Here for information and pre-race briefing(to minimise time on start line). We ask that anyone suffering symptoms of flu (cough,…

Father’s Day Half Marathon – Entry Open
24 Feb
9:15

Father’s Day Half Marathon – Entry Open

With Butterfield stepping in a new sponsor it is business as usual for the June Father’s Day Half Marathon on June 21st. More details:- http://guernseyathletics.org.gg/events/half/

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…

Event Rankings 2019
20 Dec
2:54

Event Rankings 2019

The Guernsey Athletics Club has released the year end rankings for 2019 performed by Guernsey qualified athletes.  http://guernseyathletics.org.gg/download/results/2019_results/MensRankings2019.pdf http://guernseyathletics.org.gg/download/results/2019_results/WomensRankings2019.pdf The previously released IAAF points lists showed that Cameron Chalmers’ 45.84 400m was edged by brother Ala’s 50.07 400mH GB U20 record as the standout performances but senior island records were…

Performance Rankings 2019
28 Nov
8:32

Performance Rankings 2019

Alastair Chalmers edged ahead of elder brother Cameron in the GAC’s analysis of leading 2019 performances according to IAAF outdoor tables. Ala set a GB U20 400mH record with 50.07 June run in Geneva. Cameron, now a regular member of the relay “Strike 4” has recently been announced on UK…

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…