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Busy Bank Holiday race schedule

BANK Holiday Monday has a busy programme with the 21st Arlingham 4.4 miles road race on the banks of the River Severn (severnathletic.org.uk), the Baltonsborough 5 (wellscityharriers.org.uk) and the Lustleigh Show 10k on Dartmoor (lustleighshow.com). On Tuesday will be the final Run Exe Summer 5k road race in Exeter (www.city-runs.co.uk) and entries are also being Read more about Busy Bank Holiday race schedule[…]

It is D-Day for west sprint star Talbot in Beijing

WEST sprint ace Danny Talbot knows is the time for him to deliver on the big plan for 2015. All year both Talbot and coach Dan Cossins have insisted that the strategy was to reach peak shape for the World Championships in Beijing to ensure that the Trowbridge Tornado produces his best performances on the Read more about It is D-Day for west sprint star Talbot in Beijing[…]

Ellie & Anton called up for UK School Games

TWO local athletes have been selected to represent the England South West at the forthcoming Sainsbury’ UK School Games. Westbury Harriers’ 16-year-old Ellie Wallace (pictured) and Anton Mills of Bristol & West AC in Manchester from September 3rd-6th. Wallace, who was fourth in the English Schools’ Championships, will run the 1500m and Mills the 800m. Read more about Ellie & Anton called up for UK School Games[…]