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Natwest Island Games selection policy updated
02 Mar
2:44

Natwest Island Games selection policy updated

The Natwest Island Games selection policy for Guernsey Athletics has been updated to confirm the deadline for qualification performances. The document is available for download here and the updated information is highlighted in yellow.

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…

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…

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…

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…