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FNB 1 – Delancey 3m
14 Oct
5:09

FNB 1 – Delancey 3m

Image – the leading trio – L-R Pete Amy, Richard Friedrich, Alex Rowe. Richard Friedrich may not race often but when he does he is a difficult man to beat as it proved again in the opening 3 Mile event of the 2017/2018 FNB Cross Country series. The race unfolded…

Full Cliff hatrick for Erwee
08 Oct
8:14

Full Cliff hatrick for Erwee

Ultra specialist Tiaan Erwee extended his sequence of Full Cliff path “Dogbreaker” victories to three and crossed the line of the 15 mile event in 1 hr 51 minutes 45 seconds with a convincing 10 minute margin over Tristan Robilliard with Luke Richards Third.  (images of Erwee after his 2016…

Crimestoppers 5k Runway Run 2017
08 Oct
12:54

Crimestoppers 5k Runway Run 2017

2017 Guernsey Marathon champion Steve Bienvenu was the winner of the third annual 5k Runway in 16 minutes 31 seconds from Ultra specialist Tiaan Erwee. (Images Chris George). Elaine Graham was 44th overall in the large field of 337 finishers to claim the womens title in 21 minutes 27 seconds….

Selection criteria published for Gibraltar 2019
25 Sep
12:34

Selection criteria published for Gibraltar 2019

Guernsey Athletics have published the first version of their selection criteria for the NatWest Island Games to be held in Gibraltar in July 2019. The document details similar procedures to the 2017 edition but includes some changes including adjustments of some standards. Athletics Development Officer Tom Druce explained that the…

PwC Imperial-Icart 10m Cliff Race
18 Sep
6:46

PwC Imperial-Icart 10m Cliff Race

There are not many races that Jim De Garis chooses to miss but with his marathon debut just two weeks away he may have been excused attendance at the third PwC race but having taken the line he ran a strong race to win from Richard Hann and early leader…

Intertrust Athletics Games: Results
04 Sep
11:15

Intertrust Athletics Games: Results

Results are available for download below. Report to follow

Five on Trot for Amy
02 Sep
7:25

Five on Trot for Amy

Final Park 5km of season yields fast times. Peter Amy clocked up his 5th win in as many races with a 16 minute 44 second victory in the final Lee Merrien Running  Saumarez Park 5k of the season.  Amy matched his course personal best but behind him regulars Jim De…

Perrio takes her own record down as Wallbridge goes sub-53 again
21 Aug
9:58

Perrio takes her own record down as Wallbridge goes sub-53 again

Sarah Mercier ran a superb 10,000m track debut and finished 55 seconds inside the previous island record to finish 7th in the England Championships in 35:15.50 but was upstaged by the holder of that record. Louise Perrio ran nearly a minute quicker than her previous track best to finish a…

PWC Cliff Series Icart-Fermain-Icart
21 Aug
1:42

PWC Cliff Series Icart-Fermain-Icart

Richard Kowenicki(no 77 in Phil Nicolle’s image) returned to Guernsey and dominated the second race in the PwC Cliff Path series. Kowenicki is an ex- Elizabeth College student now teaching in London and whilst he didn’t do much racing prior to his departure from Guernsey he can now claim a…

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…