Athletics

Athletics

Personal bests at schools champs

There were a number of personal best performances by Chesterfield And District Athletic Club athleted at the Derbyshire Schools Championships at Derby.

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And they're off! The start of last year's inaugural Chesterfield Half-Marathon. (PHOTO BY: Eric Gregory)

New route for ‘bigger and better’ Chesterfield Half-Marathon

Organisers of the Redbrik Chesterfield Half-Marathon believe this year’s event will be “bigger and better than ever” after confirming a new route for the race.

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Personal best race times for road runners

Personal best race times for road runners

First home for Clowne Road Runners at its latest GP race, the Holymoorside 10k, was Jordan Street, who was tenth in 39:04.

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Amber Valley star Niamh Emerson wins bronze at Commonwealth Games

Amber Valley star Niamh Emerson wins bronze at Commonwealth Games

Amber Valley has a new heptathlon star after Niamh Emerson won bronze at the Commonwealth Games.

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Some Matlock runners are faster than a train

Some Matlock runners are faster than a train

Kristian Watson and Ruth Keeley battled through the winter weather to take the honours racing a train in Matlock Athletic Club’s inaugural Peak Rail 7 Runner v Steam race on Easter Monday.

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Matlock runners test themselves in Peat Pit Woods Fell Race

Matlock AC runners competed in Dave Denton’s Peat Pit Woods Fell Race on Easter Sunday.

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Bakewell cyclist Annie Last.

Olympian Last set for her second Commonwealths

Bakewell’s Annie Last has been named among the 27 cyclists selected to represent Team England at the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

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Tom Hulatt finished third in the race which saw Roger Bannister become the first man to run a sub-four minute mile.

Derbyshire runner Tom Hulatt’s starring role in iconic race won by Sir Roger Bannister

The sporting world has been paying tribute to iconic runner, Sir Roger Bannister, who has died aged 88.

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MAC’s ladies clinch team title in BDL Cross Country Series

MAC’s ladies clinch team title in BDL Cross Country Series

Matlock Athletics Club’s ladies have clinched the team prize in the Booths Decorators League (BDL) Cross Country Series.

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'Crazy adventurer' Steven Battle, of Clowne Road Runners, who has completed a 238-mile endurance run over five days.

Running club’s ‘crazy adventurer’ dodges the wild bears!

The man they call the ‘crazy adventurer’ at Clowne Road Runners club has completed an arduous 238-mile endurance event over five days.

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The Sundried t-shirt, made from coffee grounds

REVIEW: Ethical ‘made from coffee’ running gear

Looking good, feeling comfortable and being visible to traffic have long been traditional considerations for joggers choosing their running gear.

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Mansfield 5 and 10k

Mansfield 10 & 5k 2017: Where did you finish? Full results

Here are the full results of Sunday’s Mansfield 10k and 5k races.

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LOOK: Can you spot a familiar face in our Mansfield 10k race gallery?

Notts AC’s Stuart King was crowned the new Mansfield 10k champion on Sunday.

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Stuart is King for the day with Mansfield 10k victory, Sutton Harriers land 5k double

Here is a full round-up of this year’s Mansfield 10k and 5k races with interviews with all the main players on the day.

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Jan shines in the Canadian heat to take duathlon silver

Jan shines in the Canadian heat to take duathlon silver

Matlock Athletics Club globetrotter Jan Forrester secured a silver medal while on international duty.

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6,000 mile trip for Sheffield and Chesterfield athletes

6,000 mile trip for Sheffield and Chesterfield athletes

City of Sheffield and Dearne athletes John Lane and Daniel Gardiner are in Taiwan, for the World University Games along with Chesterfield’s Alicia Barrett.

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BREAKING: Britain's top athletes announced for #teamparkrun events UK wide from 9am today - August 19

On you marks, gets set....for YOUR chance to join National Lottery-funded athletes including Olympic and Paralympic stars just revealed for the #teamparkrun 5k events UK wide today - Saturday,- August 19.
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Alicia Barrett looks to the future after failing to progress at World Athletics Championship

Alicia Barrett looks to the future after failing to progress at World Athletics Championship

Chesterfield’s sprint hurdles champions Alicia Barrett is looking to the future after failing to make it out of the heats at the World Athletics Championships, in London.

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Alicia Barrett

Chesterfield runner and Hallam University student Alicia Barrett wins silver in European 100m hurdles

Alicia Barrett (Chesterfield) was second in the 100 metres hurdles at the European Junior Championships held at Grossetto, Italy over the weekend.

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Olympic legend Jess Ennis-Hill pictured with MAC bright stars

Olympic legend Jess Ennis-Hill pictured with MAC bright stars

Olympics star Jessica Ennis-Hill was pictured with two of Matlock Athletics Club’s golden girls at Chatsworth House.

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