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Porter shows quality in penultimate Intertrust fixture
09 Aug
11:34

Porter shows quality in penultimate Intertrust fixture

The final Intertrust T&F Challenge series event before the season highlight of the Intertrust Athletics Games saw sprint performances again blunted by a troublesome cross-wind but Sophie Porter (above in action in Bahamas) made light work of it in the 300m hurdles as she recorded her 2nd-fastest time over the…

Gsy Ac / LMR Park 5km – August
05 Aug
7:48

Gsy Ac / LMR Park 5km – August

Peter Amy(pictured, Phil Nicolle) clocked up his second Park 5k win in succession with another sub 17 minute run and James De Garis, a veteran of fifty Saumarez Park 5k events, ran a course personal best of 17 minutes 19 seconds for a well run second place. Louise Perrio completed…

PwC Cliff Path Series Race 1 – 6m
30 Jul
1:43

PwC Cliff Path Series Race 1 – 6m

Luke Richards removed 5 minutes from his 2yr old previous best to win a close race in the opening event of the four race PwC cliff path series  (image Phil Nicolle – Luke Richards [31] part hidden behind Jason James[19] ). The challenging 6 mile route took the runners from…

Intertrust Challenge Roundup
16 Jul
1:41

Intertrust Challenge Roundup

Emerging athletes impress on home turf- by Jamie Ingrouille Richard Bartram’s impressive 1500m performance was one of the highlights of an eventful athletics meet on an unassuming morning at Footes Lane, which also fostered several standout performances at U13 level. Bartram ran a personal best of 3:59.60 to gap a strong…

Chalmers’ silver-lining at a challenging weekend in Birmingham
11 Jul
11:06

Chalmers’ silver-lining at a challenging weekend in Birmingham

Alastair Chalmers came away with a silver medal in the senior boys 400m hurdles at the English Schools’ Championships in Birmingham on a weekend that proved a challenging one for most of Guernsey’s contingent of athletes. Peter Curtis had arguably the most positive weekend of all the athletes as he…

Lee Merrien Gsy AC Park 5k – July
08 Jul
6:58

Lee Merrien Gsy AC Park 5k – July

Peter Amy (232 above) returned from injury to post a promising sub 17 minute run and win the July edition of the Lee Merrien Running/Gsy AC Saumarez Park 5k. After a positive start Chris Gillman hung on to break 18 minutes for second place with Jim De Garis third. Kate…

Epic Vazon Mile
07 Jul
9:07

Epic Vazon Mile

After tracking early leader Joe Yeaman  Richard Bartram ran a fast closing section to post an impressive 4 min 25 sec time for a clear victory in the Epic Vazon Mile. Sarah Mercier ran a new Guernsey Women’s road best of 4 minutes 50 seconds whilst Louise Perrio followed her…

Chalmers makes decision to target London
21 Jun
4:10

Chalmers makes decision to target London

Cameron Chalmers yesterday made the decision to withdraw from the Island Games squad in favour of targeting a place at the IAAF World Championships in London. He had earlier this summer hoped he could broker an agreement with British Athletics to miss the World Trials event in Birmingham but this…

Perrio & juniors sizzle in the heat over 1500
21 Jun
11:37

Perrio & juniors sizzle in the heat over 1500

Island Games Preparation 1500mtrs, Footes Lane, 20th June 2017 The sizzling heat wave conditions did not hinder the athletes running 1500mtrs at Footes Lane last night with the majority of the field setting personal bests.  Gotland bound  Louise Perrio highlighted her rising form by setting a personal best time over…

Double gold for the Chalmers brothers
18 Jun
11:00

Double gold for the Chalmers brothers

Sunday saw three Guernsey athletes make national finals at the England Athletics U20/U23 Championships in Bedford and all three came away mightily satisfied with their weekend’s work. Cameron and Alastair Chalmers (above) both continue to get faster over the 400m and 400m hurdles respectively and they both claimed age group titles…