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Silver lining for Iona Lake

The English Schools Cross Country Championships staged at Wollaton Park, Nottingham proved to be a happy hunting ground for club athlete Iona Lake. Competing for Norfolk in the Senior Girls 4.1km race she proved that she has a bright future in the sport. West Yorkshire’s Jennifer Walsh, as is her usual practice took to the front from the gun opening ... Read More »

Double gold for super vet Jane Clarke

The club’s super veteran Jane Clarke has been very busy during the past week or so and we happy to report that her racing programme has produced two prestigious gold medals. Her first success came in the British Masters Cross Country Championships held over a fast grassland course at Perry Park, Birmingham. From the downhill start Jane, competing in the ... Read More »

Will Smith on plane to Dubai

Will Smith has been selected by UK Athletics to represent GB and NI at the 2011 IWAS World Junior Athletics Championships. The event takes place in Dubai over 14-21 April 2011 with the team flying out of Heathrow on 12 April. His events in Dubai will be 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m and 1500m in the T54 wheelchair racing class. Last ... Read More »

Smiles all round at 26th City of Norwich Half Marathon

The sun shone down on the assesmbled field as the 26th City of Norwich Half Marathon finally got underway following the postponement on its original date back in November. There were return wins for defending champions Ian Kimpton from Lincoln Wellington AC and Sarah Stradling (Colchester Harriers AC). Ian recorded 1hr 8mins 23secs while Sarah was timed at 1hr 18mins ... Read More »

Ashley Cooper is the new rising star

The Lee Valley Athletic Centre, North London proved to be a happy hunting ground for members the Club competing in the Eastern Counties Indoor Track & Field Championships. Young Ashley Cooper looks to be an up and coming star for the club. A relative newcomer to athletics he certainly made his presence felt when creating two Championship Best Performances. Competing ... Read More »

It’s gold for U13 Boys at Southern XC Relays

At Wormwood Scrubs on Saturday our Under 13 Boys competed in the South of England Cross Country Relays and proved they are a force to be reckoned with when cruising to a comfortable victory. Ashley Waterson on the opening leg put the team in pole position. Jamie Finch increased the lead over the second leg, which left Adam Davison to ... Read More »

Waterson shines once again at the Inter Counties XC

The past weekend saw many club members making their way to Cofton Park, Birmingham for the World Cross Country Trials that incorporated the Inter Counties Cross-Country Championships. The majority were representing Norfolk plus two for Suffolk and even one for Cheshire. Once again Ashley Waterson was challenging for a podium place in the Under 13 Boys 3000m race. Always up ... Read More »

Norwich and District Sportshall Championships

What fantastic Sportshall talent Norfolk has. This event was hosted by City of Norwich AC in conjunction with West Norwich and Dereham School Sports Partnership. Over 110 athletes from all over the county came together at Taverham High School to take part in a run, jump and throw with the points from each event accumulating to give a final score. ... Read More »

Triple gold for Carole Filer

The club’s athletes certainly know how to mix and match their activities. A week ago they were ploughing through ankle deep mud at the English National Cross Country Championships while over the past weekend they were displaying their talents in three important indoor track and field championships in Birmingham, London and Cardiff. The National Indoor Arena in Birmingham hosted the ... Read More »

Mud is the real winner at National XC Championships

Alton Towers, Saturday’s venue for the “Saucony” English National Cross Country Championships had as many ups and downs as the nearby theme park plus the added ingredient of glutinous mud. Friday night’s heavy rain reduced the course and surrounds to a total quagmire, which didn’t suit a vast number of the competitors proving that on the day it would be ... Read More »

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