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Fort Group East Coast 10k
02 Aug
5:52

Fort Group East Coast 10k

Mike Wilesmith led from the start to clock 33:51 and chalk up a solid win in the opening 10k race of the three event Fort Group summer series. Sarah Mercier was also near the head of the 120+ field and finished an impressive 4th in 36:05. Wilesmith only had Nick…

Trident All Terrain Challenge
29 Jul
2:01

Trident All Terrain Challenge

The Mason brothers shared the headlines of the Trident Trust All Terrain Challenge and ensured that this year’s rendition of the seven-day stage race would be one of the closest to date. This came as first-timer Rosie Williams won seven from seven in an impressive clean sweep of ladies’ honours…

Virtual Mile & 5k
08 Jun
6:41

Virtual Mile & 5k

Over sixty runners from across the Channel Islands took part in the third of GAC’s virtual events this weekend. Runners were invited to submit 1 mile and/or 5k GPS tracked times run in the window June 4th-7th. Jersey’s James Faudemer was leading miler with 4:19 and Jenny James ran a…

Virtual 1m/5m & Relays April 30th – May 3rd 2020
18 May
7:58

Virtual 1m/5m & Relays April 30th – May 3rd 2020

From his base in Wales Luke Williams(24:52 5m, 4:31 1m) was the fastest overall runner across the two legs with Jenny James(28:11, 4:57) the leading woman. It was Jenny however who took the ‘overall title’ courtesy of the 88% grading average afforded to women bringing her times to 24:49, 4:22…

Virtual National Road Relays
12 Apr
8:15

Virtual National Road Relays

Virtual National Road Relay 5k: Last weekend saw many of the club’s endurance runners take the opportunity of national level competition by posting a solo recorded 5k Strava/Garmin run on a course of their choice at any time during the day. Younger athletes were overseen by householders, whilst many others…

Trident Trust All Terrain Challenge 2020
01 Apr
9:07

Trident Trust All Terrain Challenge 2020

New sponsors look forward to the 2020 Edition of the ATC. Entries have opened here. Further details can be found on the FB page.

Easter Running Festival 2020: update
17 Mar
6:07

Easter Running Festival 2020: update

Guernsey Athletics Club confirm the cancellation of the Easter Running Festival 2020.  As always, the health and safety of all the participants – runners, officials, marshals and other support services – are at the forefront of our minds when organising such an event. We are all by now aware of…

Chertsey House Park 5k – Update
13 Mar
11:45

Chertsey House Park 5k – Update

We have been closely following both Guernsey and UK Government advice on Coronavirus. https://www.gov.gg/coronavirus As it stands the Chertsey Park 5k on Sunday 15th March is ON. Please see Details Here for information and pre-race briefing(to minimise time on start line). We ask that anyone suffering symptoms of flu (cough,…

Chertsey House Imperial 10 mile
01 Mar
6:46

Chertsey House Imperial 10 mile

Surprisingly pleasant conditions greeted relieved runners, as James Priest took the win on a second consecutive weekend, with a time of 55:56, two and a half minutes ahead of Carl Holden, giving him a 10k and 10mile championship double. Returning to local racing after a 6 month hiatus, Chris Gillman…

Father’s Day Half Marathon – Entry Open
24 Feb
9:15

Father’s Day Half Marathon – Entry Open

With Butterfield stepping in a new sponsor it is business as usual for the June Father’s Day Half Marathon on June 21st. More details:- http://guernseyathletics.org.gg/events/half/