Reed continues her return to form with fourth in Brighton 10k

PERSONAL bests galore yesterday in the Brighton 10k road race which incorporated the England Athletics Championships. Bristol & West’s Kate Reed followed up her fine win in the Bath half marathon last month (pictured left) with a hard-earned fourth place in the women’s race in 33mins 10secs – her fastest 10k for 10 years. Steph Read more about Reed continues her return to form with fourth in Brighton 10k[…]

Brighton beauty! Le Grice claims win in stunning 2:16.23 PB

PETER Le Grice produced a stunning performance to win the Brighton marathon this morning – and smash his personal best in the process. The 31-year-old Bristol & West AC runner not only obliterated his previous best of 2hrs 21mins 08secs, which he set finishing third in Jersey last year, but also dipped under 2hrs 20mins Read more about Brighton beauty! Le Grice claims win in stunning 2:16.23 PB[…]

Why Spink is raring to go again in 2019 after marathon lift

Cheers! Jenny Spink celebrates victory in the ASICS Manchester marathon JENNY Spink feels she as last returning to her best form after running a personal best to win the ASICS Manchester marathon on Sunday. The Bristol & West AC runner shaved 38 seconds off her previous best of 2:35.57 recorded three years ago with a Read more about Why Spink is raring to go again in 2019 after marathon lift[…]

Ellie breaks 4mins 30secs for first time as she smashes 1500m PB

ELLIE Leather smashed her personal best over 1500m with a sparkling performance in California last weekend. The Westbury Harrier, who is a scholarship student at Fresno State University, carved almost four seconds off her PB with a time of 4mins 28.71secs to finish 2nd in a field of 20 in the Pomona Pitzer Invitational meeting. Read more about Ellie breaks 4mins 30secs for first time as she smashes 1500m PB[…]

Bristol & West men celebrate super silver in National 12-Stage

THERE can be little doubt that Bristol & West AC’s silver medal in the National 12-Stage Road Relay Championships at Sutton Park on Saturday is one of the finest achievements since the club re-branded in 2003. It is the third time the club has finished on the podium in the past four years and matches Read more about Bristol & West men celebrate super silver in National 12-Stage[…]

Spink’s double delight as she celebrates victory in the Manchester marathon

Champion: Jenny Spink, pictured centre when winning the Bristol half marathon a few years ago IN only her second race of 2019 Jenny Spink raced to a superb victory in the ASICS Manchester marathon today. The Bristol & West AC runner not only claimed a notable victory but also clocked a personal best and course Read more about Spink’s double delight as she celebrates victory in the Manchester marathon[…]

Why boss Down is backing team for National road relay glory

BRISTOL & West AC team manager Mike Down believes the club has never fielded a stronger squad for the National Road Relay Championships since the club was re-branded 15 years ago. The 12-man team heads to Sutton Park, Birmingham, for tomorrow’s event knowing they are strong enough to challenge for a place on the podium Read more about Why boss Down is backing team for National road relay glory[…]

Jane is ready to mount a really big challenge in Madrid half marathon

JANE Faram has big hopes for the Madrid half marathon on Sunday. Faram, who is a member of Southville Runners, is using the race to prepare for the Virgin London marathon on April 28th so will be looking for a confidence-boosting performance. “Potentially I am hoping to beat my PB of last year at Cardiff Read more about Jane is ready to mount a really big challenge in Madrid half marathon[…]