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Church to Church Run – GLDRC
19 Mar
6:18

Church to Church Run – GLDRC

The Guernsey Long Distance Running Club staged the Church to Church Run on Sunday March 18th and the event brought together athletes training for a spring marathon and members of  Guernsey’s ultra community. Run as a timed self supported training run (think “orienteering for road runners”) the course takes in…

Easter News: Zara Hyde-Peters OBE returns for 2018
14 Mar
11:08

Easter News: Zara Hyde-Peters OBE returns for 2018

Whilst two of Guernsey’s own elite endurance athletes and previous festival competitors, Lee Merrien and Sarah Mercier, are deep in Commonwealth preparations of their own for the Gold Coast Games, former English Commonwealth Games athlete Zara Hyde-Peters OBE has confirmed that she will again return once again to compete in…

Rowe takes Chertsey House Park 5k
11 Mar
1:32

Rowe takes Chertsey House Park 5k

Alex Rowe quite literally made great strides last year over the middle distances and looked well at home as he eased to victory in the fourth and final race of the Chertsey House series. The rangy eighteen year old Elizabeth College student was joined by Jim De Garis on the…

Reigning Champions confirmed for 2018 Intertrust Easter Running Festival
06 Mar
3:37

Reigning Champions confirmed for 2018 Intertrust Easter Running Festival

Reigning champion Jacob O’Hara is confirmed as an entry and will defend his overall title in the four race 2018 Intertrust Easter Running Festival. O’Hara will come under strong pressure from an improved local field though with several athletes in good form and both the 5k and 10k course records…

Chertsey House 10k
25 Feb
6:05

Chertsey House 10k

Burling and Perrio defy conditions with course records. (image: Phil Nicolle – soon after the start and with Ryan Burling already out of shot a large group forms in his wake). In what has quickly become a regular occurrence, Ryan Burling ran another course record to continue his sequence of…

Chertsey House Imperial 10 – course record for Burling
04 Feb
6:29

Chertsey House Imperial 10 – course record for Burling

Record numbers on course, record numbers on clock in Imperial 10 – by Jamie Ingrouille, image Phil Nicolle Ryan Burling and Louise Perrio claimed impressive victories in a blustery Chertsey House Imperial 10 miler, with the former setting a new course record. Burling stormed away to leave behind a record field…

Intertrust Easter Festival – Online entry goes live
24 Jan
10:13

Intertrust Easter Festival – Online entry goes live

It is time for getting your entries in for the big Easter event. Online entry is now available for Intertrust Easter Festival. The online entry allows you to easily choose to enter all four events or just the three individual events (i.e. not the relay on Sunday). Within both of…

FNB XC Series Finale – Home Farm
20 Jan
7:58

FNB XC Series Finale – Home Farm

Perfect 10 for Steve –       ( Images Phil Nicolle). With nine titles in the locker Steve Dawes returned after a few years on a cycling sabbatical to round it up to ten with a convincing win in the final event of the 2017/2018 FNB Cross Country Series….

Chertsey House 5mile road race – Record run. Record field.
14 Jan
1:25

Chertsey House 5mile road race – Record run. Record field.

  It was a record event in two dimensions as Ryan Burling led home a record field of 118 finishers in a new course record of 24 minutes 45 seconds to win the 5 Mile opening race of the 2018 Chertsey Road Race series. 23 year old Burling recently moved…

Hampshire Cross Country Championships Roundup
07 Jan
8:11

Hampshire Cross Country Championships Roundup

Strong performances throughout, but Merrien meets his match in Hampshire – by Jamie Ingrouille (image by Phil Nicolle) A large Guernsey contingent took to the muddy grounds of Fairthorne Manor for the Hampshire County Championships and returned with four individual and two team medals. Guernsey Olympian Lee Merrien had to settle…