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Boxing Day Full Course XC
26 Dec
3:25

Boxing Day Full Course XC

Alex Rowe moved upwards from the middle distances to post his first major local cross-country win in the annual Boxing Day cross country raced on a single windswept loop taking in the perimeter of L’Ancresse common. (image Alex Rowe(257) leads from Sam Lesley(5) – Credit Rob Elliott). The windy conditions…

Event Rankings 2019
20 Dec
2:54

Event Rankings 2019

The Guernsey Athletics Club has released the year end rankings for 2019 performed by Guernsey qualified athletes.  http://guernseyathletics.org.gg/download/results/2019_results/MensRankings2019.pdf http://guernseyathletics.org.gg/download/results/2019_results/WomensRankings2019.pdf The previously released IAAF points lists showed that Cameron Chalmers’ 45.84 400m was edged by brother Ala’s 50.07 400mH GB U20 record as the standout performances but senior island records were…

FNB Cross Country Champs – Les Norgiots
14 Dec
6:59

FNB Cross Country Champs – Les Norgiots

In more recents times Lee Merrien has been focussing on coaching and even organising the popular Zedra Primary School XC events but as a late entrant to the club’s championships he showed that despite officially retiring and also entering the veteran’s category he is still a major force as he…

FNB 3 – Bordeaux
30 Nov
6:12

FNB 3 – Bordeaux

The twists, turns and surface of the new Bordeaux course proved a popular choice for the third race in this season’s FNB Cross Country League and arguably produced the best race of the series to date as Richard Friedrich was dealt a scare by James Priest who led deep into…

Performance Rankings 2019
28 Nov
8:32

Performance Rankings 2019

Alastair Chalmers edged ahead of elder brother Cameron in the GAC’s analysis of leading 2019 performances according to IAAF outdoor tables. Ala set a GB U20 400mH record with 50.07 June run in Geneva. Cameron, now a regular member of the relay “Strike 4” has recently been announced on UK…

FNB XC Series 2019/20 Race 2 Delancey 4m/3m.
09 Nov
5:29

FNB XC Series 2019/20 Race 2 Delancey 4m/3m.

Richard Friedrich strengthened his series chances with a gun-to-tape victory in the second FNB event held over 4 twisting, hilly laps of the Delancey course. (Images:- Phil Nicolle). Jenny James again ran strongly to head the women’s field and was a superb 6th overall in another big 120+ field. Behind…

ZEDRA Primary X Challenge – Results
22 Oct
5:57

ZEDRA Primary X Challenge – Results

Congratulations to all that took part in this year’s ZEDRA Primary X Challenge. Particularly well done to Melrose Peregrine Falcons and Castel Courage who took team victories in the girls and boys races respectively. CLICK HERE for photos courtesy of Chris George Results are available to download below

FNB XC Series 2019/20 Race 1 L’Ancresse Stonecrusher 3m.
19 Oct
5:26

FNB XC Series 2019/20 Race 1 L’Ancresse Stonecrusher 3m.

Ryan Burling and Jenny James take the honours. (Image credit Phil Nicolle). Despite a fall in the closing stages and being hard pressed by Richard Friedrich Ryan Burling made sure his return to the local racing scene was a successful one with a gun-to-tape finish in the opening race of…

Full Cliff Path – Dog-breaker
14 Oct
7:02

Full Cliff Path – Dog-breaker

After setting a hot pace from the start Tiaan Erwee again proved to be untouchable on the cliff paths but fell agonisingly short of the outright South Esplanade-Fairy ring record as the wind and rain took its toll. Tiaan’s finishing time of 1 hr 45 minutes 35 seconds was the…

Cliff Path 10m Imperial-Icart
23 Sep
5:23

Cliff Path 10m Imperial-Icart

Barely 10 days after his monster 330km Tor des Geants ultra performance in the Italian Alps Tiaan Erwee was back on form over the somewhat shorter distance of 10m between Pleinmont and Icart. Erwee (no 39 in Michelle Torode’s image) ran a course record of 68 minutes 2 seconds and…