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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…

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….

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…

New Years Day Cross Country
01 Jan
4:36

New Years Day Cross Country

Richard Wickins(above- image courtesy Phil Nicolle), a regular Guernsey parkrun entrant, was the convincing winner of the Guernsey athletics New Years Day Handicap. His time of 41 minutes 15 seconds off a 7 minute handicap made him a 4 minute winner over second placed Will Green. The first female home…

Boxing Day Cross Country
26 Dec
3:03

Boxing Day Cross Country

Commonwealth Marathon selectee Lee Merrien again underlined his class to come home over 2 minutes clear of a 130 strong field in the annual Boxing Day Cross country held over the traditional 4.75 mile L’Ancresse “Full Course” (image Phil Nicolle). In 9th place overall Louise Perrio, like Merrien, was a…

FNB 4 – Stonecrusher
16 Dec
6:06

FNB 4 – Stonecrusher

Dawes and Perrio unshaken by Stonecrusher challenge – by Jamie Ingrouille. (image Phil Nicolle) Steve Dawes and Louise Perrio won their respective gender divisions in race four of the FNB Guernsey League, which was contested in windy conditions on the ‘Stonecrusher Long’ loop. Returning star Steve Dawes demonstrated impressive form…

FNB Race 3 Delancey Reverse
02 Dec
4:56

FNB Race 3 Delancey Reverse

Steve Dawes took a significant step on his comeback trail with a dominant win over the 6 mile Delancey FNB Cross-Country. (images Rob Elliott & Phil Nicolle). Louise Perrio, who along with Dawes has dominated the domestic cross-country scene in the last 15 years is now clearly on the road…

Guernsey Juniors at Hampshire Schools.
28 Nov
8:34

Guernsey Juniors at Hampshire Schools.

More  strong Guernsey cross-country off-island performances:- This time at the Hampshire Schools cross-country championships held over a series of short courses at the picturesque St Swithun’s school in Winchester. Guernsey managed a first place as Summer Woodhead continued in her winning ways to win the year 8 girls race. Jack…

Liverpool Cross Challenge (Euro Trials)
26 Nov
7:15

Liverpool Cross Challenge (Euro Trials)

Top 100 placings for Guernsey trio in Liverpool showdown – by Jamie Ingrouille A small but dedicated contingent of Guernseywomen were rewarded with top-100 placings after making the trip to compete in the prestigious Liverpool Cross Challenge. Louise Perrio, Jenny James and Laura McCarthy took to the start line of…