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Training venues for the summer season
20 May
10:42

Training venues for the summer season

Footes Lane track is now closed for the rest of the summer due to the replacement of the track surface and extension to 8-lanes for 2020 onwards. Below are the details for alternative training venues. Senior endurance group: Cambridge Park has been marked with a 400m track and will be…

Intertrust T&F Challenge – Results
17 May
10:19

Intertrust T&F Challenge – Results

Results available to download below

Island Games 2019 – Team Announcement
06 May
5:28

Island Games 2019 – Team Announcement

Guernsey Athletics is pleased to announce its team for the 2019 Island Games in Gibraltar. The 32-strong team includes stars of previous editions Sarah Mercier and Louise Perrio on the women’s side, with Island Games veteran Dale Garland and the young-but-decorated Sam Wallbridge heading up the men. Mercier is arguably…

Mercier rounding into form – plus many other top performances
05 May
10:15

Mercier rounding into form – plus many other top performances

Sarah Mercier (125) broke her own Island record over 3,000m as she continues to gear up for the Island Games. Sia Banbury also surpassed her own figures in the hammer – and there were plenty of top performances elsewhere on a packed morning of action. Results available to download below….

Merrien to undertake endurance management role in Gib
01 May
6:09

Merrien to undertake endurance management role in Gib

Guernsey Athletics is pleased to announce that multiple Island Games champion Lee Merrien will undertake the role of “Endurance Manager” for July’s Island Games in Gibraltar. The all-time local great will be the third member of team management alongside Team Manager Tom Druce and Assistant Team Manager Nick Marley, both…

Chalmers chalks up another Island best
28 Apr
8:37

Chalmers chalks up another Island best

As he so often does, Cameron Chalmers lived up to the pre-race billing as he claimed the Island 600m record after a searing pace first half of the race. He knocked almost exactly a second off Tom Druce’s previous mark…clocking 77.26sec. His brother Alastair could not live with the older…

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…