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Five on Trot for Amy
02 Sep
7:25

Five on Trot for Amy

Final Park 5km of season yields fast times. Peter Amy clocked up his 5th win in as many races with a 16 minute 44 second victory in the final Lee Merrien Running  Saumarez Park 5k of the season.  Amy matched his course personal best but behind him regulars Jim De…

Gsy Ac / LMR Park 5km – August
05 Aug
7:48

Gsy Ac / LMR Park 5km – August

Peter Amy(pictured, Phil Nicolle) clocked up his second Park 5k win in succession with another sub 17 minute run and James De Garis, a veteran of fifty Saumarez Park 5k events, ran a course personal best of 17 minutes 19 seconds for a well run second place. Louise Perrio completed…

Lee Merrien Gsy AC Park 5k – July
08 Jul
6:58

Lee Merrien Gsy AC Park 5k – July

Peter Amy (232 above) returned from injury to post a promising sub 17 minute run and win the July edition of the Lee Merrien Running/Gsy AC Saumarez Park 5k. After a positive start Chris Gillman hung on to break 18 minutes for second place with Jim De Garis third. Kate…

Winning return for Dawes LMR Park 5k – May
26 May
9:37

Winning return for Dawes LMR Park 5k – May

Winning return for Dawes. After several years focussing on two wheels Steve Dawes continued his return back to two legs with a solid victory in the May edition of the Lee Merrien Running Summer 5k series. Carl Holden ran a solid race to stretch the returning multiple island champion but…

Guernsey Athletics/Lee Merrien Running Park 5km
12 Mar
12:33

Guernsey Athletics/Lee Merrien Running Park 5km

The weather may have been damp but the mild conditions saw a glut of personal best performances through the field in the March edition of the Guernsey Athletics/Lee Merrien Running Park 5km.       (Pictured:-  leading man Carl Holden and leading woman Jenny James – image courtesy Phil Nicolle)…

LMR Saumarez Park 5k – September
23 Sep
11:02

LMR Saumarez Park 5k – September

Alex Rowe drew clear of father Alan to post his first senior victory just days after his 17th Birthday and Louise Perrio was leading woman in the final Saumarez Park 5k race of the year. The race developed like a cross generational version of a Brownlee brothers dual as the…

Lee Merrien Running/GIAAC Park 5km August
26 Aug
9:30

Lee Merrien Running/GIAAC Park 5km August

Michael Batiste became only the second local runner to dip below the 16 minute barrier for the Saumarez Park 5k loop with a dominant gun to tape victory in the August edition of the LMR/GIAAC Park 5km event. Carl Holden emerged from a hard fought battle with Dan Galpin to…

Lee Merrien/GIAAC Saumarez Park 5k – July
01 Aug
7:25

Lee Merrien/GIAAC Saumarez Park 5k – July

Josh Lewis took the race by the scruff of the neck and led from start to finish. After several island games appearances in swimming Lewis signalled his  standing as a triathlete with a podium placing earlier this month in the Jersey triathlon and here he showed his running strength with…

Lee Merrien/GIAAC Saumarez Park 5k – June
25 Jun
7:19

Lee Merrien/GIAAC Saumarez Park 5k – June

Carl Holden ran the previous weekend’s half marathon out of his legs and posted a comfortable win in 17 minutes exactly but whilst Holden continues his busy race program Sarah Mercier, who has raced sparingly of late, returned to challenge the top men and was a good overall 4th place…

Saumarez Park 5k – May
28 May
7:15

Saumarez Park 5k – May

James Gower led from the start to win the May Saumarez Park 5k but had to dig in over the final stages to hold off a spirited finish from James de Garis. Gower had quickly built up a small lead with De Garis and Sammy Galpin tracking him from a…