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FNB Finale – Footes Lane
20 Jan
2:31

FNB Finale – Footes Lane

James Priest and Sarah Mercier are the FNB Champions for the 2018/19 season. Chris Chalmers video has the action unfolding :- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MQGZRJe3_Dc&t=5s Phil Nicolle has the images :-   Here   (facebook).                                   Thanks guys! Priest eventually…

Hampshire XC Champs 2019
06 Jan
8:55

Hampshire XC Champs 2019

By Jamie Ingrouille A senior men’s team bronze was a great conclusion to Guernsey’s outing at the uncharacteristically dry Fairthorne Manor. The day also started on a high, courtesy of an U11 team gaining the same accolade, while the veteran ladies managed to surpass this with a silver – something…

New Year’s Day 4.75mile Cross Country
02 Jan
2:03

New Year’s Day 4.75mile Cross Country

After helping mark the course earlier in the day it was perhaps fitting that junior runner Olly Blake was first across the line in the annual graded start(handicapped) new year’s  day cross country.  Summer Woodhead posted the fastest actual time over the 2.7 mile Half Course with 17:06. Taking advantage…

Boxing Day Cross Country
26 Dec
1:29

Boxing Day Cross Country

by Jamie Ingrouille The Bath University boys produced an impressive 1-2 in this year’s Boxing Day Cross Country – although in a field of record numbers, the next podium place went to none other than in-form Sarah Mercier. Richard Bartram sped home towards the Rocque Balan finish line to take…

FNB Club Cross Country Championships
15 Dec
8:13

FNB Club Cross Country Championships

James Priest’s Cross Country domination continued with a clear win from Carl Holden and Ben Wilen as Guernsey Athletics returned to Les Norgiots after a near 50 year break for ‘proper cross country’. Priest broke clear midway through the opening lap of five, and by the end of the 7…

FNB Race 3 – Home Farm
01 Dec
6:22

FNB Race 3 – Home Farm

Three out of three for Priest.    (Images Phil Nicolle). James Priest can afford to sit out January’s final race as he has already secured the 2018/19 FNB Winter title with another dominant display, his third consecutive cross-country race win. The six mile Home Farm course seemed to suit Chris…

FNB Cross Country 2 – Stonecrusher
10 Nov
6:21

FNB Cross Country 2 – Stonecrusher

James Priest and Sarah Mercier shone again and repeated their race victories from the series opener 3 weeks ago but while a resurgent Andrew van Kints pushed Priest all the way in the 4 mile event Mercier was a clear third overall in the 130+ field and had an easier…

Zedra Primary X Challenge – Results and Photos
24 Oct
12:40

Zedra Primary X Challenge – Results and Photos

The results of the event are available for download below and the official photos can be found here.

FNB XC 1 – Delancey
20 Oct
6:13

FNB XC 1 – Delancey

Priest Continues on steep improvement ramp (James Priest, Sarah Mercier and start of race featured in Phil Nicolle’s images). Three years ago James Priest turned up as a novice runner and placed 40th in his first ever serious senior level cross country event but the opening fixture of the 2018/19…

News : Club Champs XC & Volunteering Strategy
11 Oct
6:29

News : Club Champs XC & Volunteering Strategy

The Club Championships Cross Country returns to local soil with a new course based at Les Norgiots(St. Andrews, nr to Little Chapel/La Villaize). The race, scheduled for Saturday 15th December, will mirror the Senior championship distances to be run at the County event in January. There may also be scope…