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PwC Cliff Path race 3 – Pleinmont-Icart 10m
18 Sep
8:53

PwC Cliff Path race 3 – Pleinmont-Icart 10m

Tiaan Erwee posted another win to move to the top of the overall PwC Cliff Path series standings and Nikki Neal consolidated her position as leading woman. Whilst Iain Lowe still tops the division two rankings his top placing is under threat with both Ben Foote (10th Overall) and Barrie…

Mind / GIAAC 10k
11 Sep
2:11

Mind / GIAAC 10k

Dan Galpin repeated his victory of last year to lead in a big field of over 230 finishers.  Women runners made up half the field and they were headed by 19th placed Sabrina Amy.  Full results below. The event though is about much more than the first few across the…

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…

PwC Cliff Path race 2 – 8 Miles
04 Sep
2:37

PwC Cliff Path race 2 – 8 Miles

There were no mistakes this time as Tiaan Erwee flew round the 8 mile Icart – Fermain – Icart Course for a clear win. Image “Get in order lads” . Only 400m has been run but the top 5 already strung out in finishing order. Tiaan Erwee,  Esmond Brown, Jim…

Lee Merrien Running/GIAAC Park 5km August
26 Aug
9:30

Lee Merrien Running/GIAAC Park 5km August

Michael Batiste became only the second local runner to dip below the 16 minute barrier for the Saumarez Park 5k loop with a dominant gun to tape victory in the August edition of the LMR/GIAAC Park 5km event. Carl Holden emerged from a hard fought battle with Dan Galpin to…

August Endurance Night
24 Aug
4:57

August Endurance Night

On a warm August night Carl Holden ground out an impressive 10,000m victory but arguably the stars of the show were the island’s young middle distance runners with a string of fast times and impressive victories for 18 year old Richard Bartram  and 16 year old Rebecca Toll. In the…

PwC Cliff Series – Race 1 Havelet-Petit Port-Havelet
21 Aug
4:42

PwC Cliff Series – Race 1 Havelet-Petit Port-Havelet

Brown and Neal off to a good start in the PWC Cliffpath Series rankings (Words Jamie Ingrouille, Images Phil Nicolle) 2016’s PWC Cliffpath series began with a tough 6 Mile loop starting and finishing at Havelet. The sunny conditions were more favourable than that of last year’s equivalent race, leading…

Summer Full Course
19 Aug
7:49

Summer Full Course

Batiste and Perrio take honours on a still Summer evening’s incarnation of classic cross-country race writes Jamie Ingrouille (with thanks to Nicola Smith for image).  The re-introduction of a 4.7-Mile ‘Full Course’ into the GIAAC Summer calendar saw a high-quality field take to L’Ancresse common in the hopes of fast…

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 –…

Wallbridge and Lesbirel shun weather to maintain consistency
08 Aug
11:17

Wallbridge and Lesbirel shun weather to maintain consistency

The weather put a quite literal dampener on proceedings at Footes Lane for yesterday’s Intertrust Track & Field Challenge fixture. Sam Wallbridge and Hannah Lesbirel (above) turned out the highest quality performances but plenty of others battled the cool winds to post strong times and distances. Wallbridge was first up,…