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Sussex County Cross-Country races The first Sussex cross-country races took place last Saturday – down in Goodwood. The official results aren’t out as yet but we understand that Josh Hobbs was the first under 20 athlete to finish and the fourth overall (including the senior runners). Lower down the age-groups Oliver Maranzano had a good...
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Schools cross-country day

Primary Schools cross-country races With the 2020 primary school races having to be cancelled because of the coronavirus it was great to see the primary school children back in cross-country action for the 2021 races at East Court. Numbers running in the years 5 and 6 races were inevitably a little lower than usual but...
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Summer season nearly at its end

Last league matches of the summer Our last league matches of this rather different season took place over this last weekend – under 13s and under 15s on a cloudy sun-less Saturday while the under 17s and under 20s had lots of warm sunshine on Sunday. Both matches at K2. The season has seen a...
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Bank Holiday news

Bank Holiday Open Meeting at K2 Some excellent performances at K2 on Bank Holiday Monday from our athletes. Ollie Strange in particular competed in the 100, 200 and 300 metres races with a first place in the 300 race and pbs in both the 100 and 300. Lewis Jones also had a couple of pbs...
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A quiet weekend for once

It’s been a busy few weeks (and weekends) recently – and so I quite enjoyed a weekend without any athletics to watch or to measure. So instead I had a friend’s 70th birthday to celebrate on Saturday, and then a family with our own sons and wives and children – and dogs – at Tilgate Park...
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Last Saturday at K2 A deleted team of just 7 athletes for our senior match did their best but inevitably we didn’t score too many points, not that that matters too much in the league this season. Just one first place and that was a bit of a surprise because the athlete who gained the...
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Last week at K2 Just a short catch up from last week at K2 on what was at times a rather wet afternoon – well I certainly got wet in 2 of the 4 long jump sessions I helped to judge. One of the jumpers was our own Chloe Wibrew who produced a couple of...
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