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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….

Athlete Blog – Cameron Chalmers
06 Nov
4:06

Athlete Blog – Cameron Chalmers

Over the coming months, the website will see more regular “content” from athletes, coaches and other club figures. Blogs will be a regular feature. Arguably the athlete of 2016 has been Cameron Chalmers – and the last couple of weeks have seen some big changes in his athletics life due…

Brooks Macdonald High Performance Gym – new entry system
03 Nov
11:15

Brooks Macdonald High Performance Gym – new entry system

All athletes who use the Brooks Macdonald High Performance Gym at Footes Lane are required to complete the form below. Please bring to meeting at 5:30 pm Thursday 10th November (club room) where forms will be collected &  gym entry key fobs  distributed. Note the key code entry currently in…

Island Games latest
04 Oct
10:57

Island Games latest

All athletes on the Guernsey Athletics “longlist” for selection for next year’s Island Games should have received information and forms to return to the team management. These were sent by email at the end of last week. Anyone who believes they should have received information and has not done so…

End of season break
06 Sep
11:52

End of season break

Last weekend was the final fixture of the 2016 Track & Field season. To signify the end of the season and impending start of 2016-17 winter training (and cross country for some athletes) – there will be a two week break for the majority of training groups within the club….

Competitive javelin action closes out summer season
06 Sep
11:47

Competitive javelin action closes out summer season

Not for the first time this summer, the javelin was the main point of interest at Footes Lane as the local Track & Field season drew to a close. The distances were not as spectacular as the 70m throws witnessed at the season’s highlight, the Intertrust Athletics Games back in…

Get into running 11-18yrs
02 Sep
9:57

Get into running 11-18yrs

Get into running – Fitness, Technique, Endurance – GIAAC Endurance taster sessions for ages 11-18, multiple groups catering for all standards.  Newcomers of all abilities welcome. All you will need is some running kit – e.g. shorts and tee shirt, plus layers to keep warm – hoodie and tracksuit bottoms,…

Four medals for Guernsey at Bedford
30 Aug
2:06

Four medals for Guernsey at Bedford

It was a pleasingly large party of Guernsey athletes that travelled to Bedford for the National England Age-group Championships and it yielded a pleasing haul of medals. Simply achieving the standard to compete at the championships has long been a key barometer of elite Guernsey athletes, and it was encouraging…

Chalmers and Chadwick bring back “Southerns” medals
15 Aug
1:11

Chalmers and Chadwick bring back “Southerns” medals

In a female dominated Guernsey squad, it was the two sprinters Alastair Chalmers and Joe Chadwick who took to the podium at the South of England U15/U17 Championships at Ashford over the weekend. The former would have expected to take gold in the 400m hurdles and take a medal –…