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FNB Race 3 Delancey Reverse
02 Dec
4:56

FNB Race 3 Delancey Reverse

Steve Dawes took a significant step on his comeback trail with a dominant win over the 6 mile Delancey FNB Cross-Country. (images Rob Elliott & Phil Nicolle). Louise Perrio, who along with Dawes has dominated the domestic cross-country scene in the last 15 years is now clearly on the road…

Liverpool Cross Challenge (Euro Trials)
26 Nov
7:15

Liverpool Cross Challenge (Euro Trials)

Top 100 placings for Guernsey trio in Liverpool showdown – by Jamie Ingrouille A small but dedicated contingent of Guernseywomen were rewarded with top-100 placings after making the trip to compete in the prestigious Liverpool Cross Challenge. Louise Perrio, Jenny James and Laura McCarthy took to the start line of…

Hampshire League- November -QE Park/Butser Hill
12 Nov
7:10

Hampshire League- November -QE Park/Butser Hill

Nine Guernsey athletes braved wet and windy conditions  as well as the infamous Butser Hill at November’s Hampshire League meet. Seniors Ed Mason and Pete Amy were 31st and 36th out of a quality field of 270 runners. Ed was a solid 6th U20 “it was more like a fell…

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…

FNB Cross Country league 2017/18 – Event Preview
27 Sep
11:33

FNB Cross Country league 2017/18 – Event Preview

Entries from athletes  covering all ages and all standards have been streaming in and the 2017/18 FNB Cross Country league looks to be heading for its biggest fields yet. Reigning Champions Louise Perrio and David Emery have already registered but the event’s appeal extends beyond such island games level athletes…

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…

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…

New 2017/18 Senior Endurance Training Structure
26 Aug
5:50

New 2017/18 Senior Endurance Training Structure

As we undergo transition from Summer to Autumn seasons there will be subtle changes made to the Endurance coaching setup for athletes in the 18+ age group. These are being phased in now but will take full effect on September 11th. The format of sessions will remain similar to present…

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…