Athletics

Picture By Peter Frankland. 06-12-14 Cross country running at Home Farm.

Emery runs off script

DAVE EMERY won the penultimate event in the five-race FNB Winter League series, but the man who had most to celebrate was runner-up Mike Wilesmith.

Loveridge on track for overall All Terrain

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MATT LOVERIDGE’S track pedigree was evident as he duly won last night’s track event in the OSA All Terrain Challenge and drew a further five seconds clear in the overall classification.

Merrien eyes Rio 2016 despite injury

Picture by Max Coomer 19/04/14. Cross Country at L'Ancresse. No 1 Lee Merrien

LEE MERRIEN will not retire from athletics, even though he will miss the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow later this month and will not be able to run again for up to three months.

Hampden will roar

Athletics - 2014 Commonwealth Games - Scotland Team Photocall - Hampden Park

GUERNSEY’S elite athletes cannot wait to hear the famous ‘Hampden Roar’ after Glasgow 2014 yesterday revealed the city’s spectacular new world-class athletics arena following the stunning transformation of Scotland’s National Stadium.

GIAAC aim 10 years ahead

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THEY have been arguably responsible for landing more Island Games gold medals than any other Sarnian sport over the last 10 years, now athletics and, more specifically, the GIAAC is planning for another decade of success and development.