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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…

Saumarez Park 5km – April
29 Apr
9:17

Saumarez Park 5km – April

After a break from serious racing Mike Wilesmith got himself back in the swing of things with a victory in the opening race of the monthly LeeMerrienRunning Friday evening  Saumarez Park 5K events. 18 year old Dan Galpin tracked Wilesmith for the opening half of the race but the elastic…

Chertsey House 5km – Saumarez Park
24 Jan
12:29

Chertsey House 5km – Saumarez Park

Matt Loveridge followed on from his cross country victory of last week to lead the 90 strong field from the start and win the opening Saumarez Park 5km of 2016 in 16 minutes 24 seconds. Jason James (16 min 49 seconds) returned from injury to hold off a strong run…

Lee Merrien Running / GIAAC 5k in the Park : Review of 2015
08 Dec
8:15

Lee Merrien Running / GIAAC 5k in the Park : Review of 2015

The 2015 season of LMR/GIAAC 5k events is over – how did you do ? In all 9 races were staged and a total of 559 performances posted by 255 individuals  – an average of 62 finishers per race. The Top 20 male & female runners are tabulated below –…

LMR Park 5k – November
30 Nov
12:16

LMR Park 5k – November

Results of the final 5k of 2015 are here:-

GIAAC/LeeMerrienRunning Park 5km Sept 25th
25 Sep
8:52

GIAAC/LeeMerrienRunning Park 5km Sept 25th

Perfect conditions greeted a field of nearly 70 runners for the final friday evening Park 5k of the year – fittingly though Jason James finished the summer season of monthly events much as he started with a 16:40 clocking to finish 100m clear of Seb Foy, who is making a…

Saumarez Park 5k – Sept 4th
05 Sep
2:24

Saumarez Park 5k – Sept 4th

Pleasant conditions brought fast times and a great atmosphere for 2015’s penultimate outing of the Lee Merrien 5k in the Park series. It was arguably the junior males who excelled the most in today’s race. Ed Mason, recently crowned national champion in the U17 1500m steeplechase, showed his range with…

GIAAC / LMR Park 5k – July
11 Jul
12:36

GIAAC / LMR Park 5k – July

Mike Wilesmith dropped down from his island games distances to post a comfortable victory in July’s Park 5k race. After leading from the start he crossed the line a shade over 16 minutes.  Carl Holden ran strongly to hold off Lee Garland for 2nd. Louise Perrio was first woman across…