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Coach/Athlete Structure 2019
11 Feb
8:30

Coach/Athlete Structure 2019

The Coach/Athlete Structure has been updated to represent the current set-up of what is on offer to the club’s members. The structure and accompanying information can be downloaded below.

Island Games stalwart Geoff is the man to lead 2021 project
24 Jan
3:13

Island Games stalwart Geoff is the man to lead 2021 project

Guernsey Athletics is pleased to confirm that Geoff King has been appointed at the Island Games 2021 Athletics Co-ordinator. The appointment has been made following a process of thorough discussion between the club board, development officer and the relevant members of the Guernsey 2021 committee. King (seen above, right, in…

Guernsey Athletics Elite Athlete Development Programme – List of members for 2019 confirmed
02 Jan
12:10

Guernsey Athletics Elite Athlete Development Programme – List of members for 2019 confirmed

54 athletes have been confirmed on the Elite Athlete Development Programme for 2019 by Guernsey Athletics. The programme identifies the highest performing athletes within the club, including juniors in their respective age groups, and aims to facilitate their ongoing development and performance. The financial support provided will generally be exclusively…

2018 event rankings
23 Dec
8:18

2018 event rankings

2018 event rankings The Guernsey Athletics Club has released the year end rankings for 2018 performed by Guernsey qualified athletes. Athletics Weekly have recently issued their end year statistics and we have recently released the absolute analysis based on IAAF points which show that Cameron Chalmers’ 45.75 400m and brother…

Guernsey Athletes IAAF Points Lists 2018
20 Dec
3:59

Guernsey Athletes IAAF Points Lists 2018

Guernsey Athletics has been getting some very good coverage recently and The Guernsey Press have kindly supplied their story on the recently compiled IAAF points rankings (GP Story shown below in italics).  The rankings use the IAAF outdoor tables to translate the best scoring event per athlete and the leading…

Perrio closes 2018 T&F season with outright 10000m win
30 Sep
7:05

Perrio closes 2018 T&F season with outright 10000m win

Louise Perrio closed her 2018 track season with a solo run and outright victory in the final Guernsey Athletics T&F fixture of the season – the Intertrust 10,000m. (image Rob Elliott). After assuming the lead early in the race she went through 3000m in 10:47 with a near 20 second…

Javelin girls shine at final Intertrust T&F Challenge of 2018
13 Sep
11:15

Javelin girls shine at final Intertrust T&F Challenge of 2018

Rebecca Le Tissier and Caitlin Jackson were the standout performers at Sunday’s closing Intertrust Track & Field Challenge fixture. The two girls have been benefiting from a strong-looking throws coaching team this summer and both produced sizeable PB performances in their final competitions of the year. Le Tissier has been…

Island Games Development Standard for Kelly
31 Aug
11:06

Island Games Development Standard for Kelly

There were strong fields in the long jump and shot putt at the final Intertrust Field Fest last night (Thursday) and some high quality performances to boot. Jordan Kelly claimed victory and an Island Games Development Standard with his sixth and final jump of an enthralling long jump competition which…

August Track 10,000m
24 Aug
8:05

August Track 10,000m

James Priest continued his run of good form with a strong win and a big personal best in August’s track 10,000m night. Priest was not alone in setting a best as most of the 13 strong field dealt well with the breezy conditions to set individual bests.

Island Games stars clock 100m PB’s
17 Aug
11:01

Island Games stars clock 100m PB’s

Alastair Chalmers and Hannah Lesbirel both produced significant improvements in the 100m at the final evening Intertrust Track & Field Challenge event of 2018. Chalmers has been prolific over 400m hurdles in the past two seasons, taking Island Games and Commonwealth Youth Games titles as well as two British age…