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Icart-Fermain-Icart Cliff Race 2
01 Sep
1:12

Icart-Fermain-Icart Cliff Race 2

Paul Ingrouille September 1, 2019

Despite the surprise presence of Richard Bartram on the start line there was no stopping Tiaan Erwee from registering his second victory in this season’s cliff path series. In fairness to Bartram, who is at more at home over shorter track distances, he never really expected to stay with the…

Fort Group 2 x 2 relay
31 Aug
2:24

Fort Group 2 x 2 relay

Paul Ingrouille August 31, 2019

The Fort Group series has provided inclusive racing through the summer and it was bought to a close in similar fashion as the range of abilities were catered for not only across the race but also within the 2 person teams. Each runner had to run twice over the 1250m…

Fort Group Summer Full Course
23 Aug
6:25

Fort Group Summer Full Course

Paul Ingrouille August 23, 2019

Richard Bartram made a swift transition from his track focussed summer season to show he still had the endurance to mix it over the longer distances as he won the 4.75 mile summer full-course with a well timed finish from Carl Holden and James Priest. Louise Perrio ran a solid…

Fort Group Park 5k
08 Aug
8:33

Fort Group Park 5k

Paul Ingrouille August 8, 2019

The Island Games distance duo of James Priest and Jenny James ran victorious in the second event of the Fort Group Summer Series. (image Phil Nicolle). Unfolding over four laps of the traditional Saumarez Park loop, the 5km course featured additional challenge from thicker-than-normal gravel and humid conditions. Eventual winner…

6m Cliff Path Race
04 Aug
11:59

6m Cliff Path Race

Paul Ingrouille August 4, 2019

Havelet-Jerbourg-Petit-Port-Havelet Tiaan Erwee (image Phil Nicolle) returned from an injury enforced lay-off to run out a comfortable winner of the opening race in the 2019 Cliff Race series. The ultra distance specialist got off to a steady start before accelerating clear of the field and win by a massive 5…

Canaccord Town Relay
01 Aug
12:59

Canaccord Town Relay

Paul Ingrouille August 1, 2019

Guernsey Post were back on top in the annual running of the Canaccord 4 x 1 mile Inter-Firm Town Relay…. but by a tight margin, as Naro Zimmerman of leading mixed team New Street Management closed the posties’ stalwart anchor man Jim De Garis down to a mere second at…

Guernsey team named for Welsh Athletics U20 International
22 Jul
2:34

Guernsey team named for Welsh Athletics U20 International

Tom Druce July 22, 2019

Guernsey will compete at the Welsh Athletics U20 International on Wednesday in a match with England regions, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and Welsh Schools. Guernsey will be spearheaded by recent NatWest International Island Games medallists Rhiannon Dowinton and Abi Galpin along with senior Island record holder Sia Banbury, whilst relay…

RG Falla 10k
14 Jul
2:21

RG Falla 10k

Paul Ingrouille July 14, 2019

Mike Wilesmith(no 126 in Phil Nicolle’s image) made a winning return to the local road race scene and held off Carl Holden to win the RG Falla 10k which returned to the popular Imperial – Grandes Rocques course. Becky Le Maitre was first woman from Vicky Carre and Mel Nicolle….

Fort Group Vazon Mile
26 Jun
6:29

Fort Group Vazon Mile

Paul Ingrouille June 26, 2019

Richard Bartram made it three road mile wins in three years with a trademark fast finish to edge clear of fellow Gibraltar-bound Alex Rowe in a repeat of the 1-2 of last year. Sixteen year old Chris Bain was an excellent third in the same time as Rowe – one…

Chalmers book flights to Sweden with victories in Bedford
24 Jun
9:51

Chalmers book flights to Sweden with victories in Bedford

Tom Druce June 24, 2019

Alastair Chalmers was up first on Sunday morning at the England Athletics U23/U20 Championships in Bedford. The event incorporates the Trial for both the European age group championships to be held next month. The 400m hurdler was a red-hot favourite and lived up to this billing – coming up just…