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Holloway shows the winning way at Larmer 20mile

Stuart Holloway of City of Salisbury running club took a big win at the Larmer Tree 20mile race on the demanding trails of the Rushmore Estate near Sixpenny Handley, with a margin of more than seven minutes over his nearest … Continue reading

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Double promotion for Salisbury cross country men’s teams

City of Salisbury cross country men’s runners are celebrating a double promotion following the last Hampshire League fixture of the current campaign at Reading on a tough and windy day. Next season both the senior men’s team and the over-40 … Continue reading

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Salisbury vet runners at top of league table

City of Salisbury cross country veteran runners team are poised to take either top or second spot in the Hampshire League division two championship after another good performance by the club in freezing conditions at Rowlands Castle. Ian Shelley led … Continue reading

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Ingram and Smith beat the Ryde hills

Over the hilly ten miles that make the Ryde 10mile road race on the Isle of Wight one of the toughest on the Hampshire League fixture list, City of Salisbury’s Reece Ingram and Phil Smith were separated by a mere … Continue reading

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Salisbury’s cross country juniors show how it’s done

City of Salisbury’s junior runners showed the way at the Wiltshire cross country championships in testing terrain at Bath. Rose Warren turned out another excellent performance to take second place among the under 13’s, with Alice Oliffe-Lee 14th and well … Continue reading

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Running starlet Bea wins national cross country title

City of Salisbury’s newest rising star at cross country running, Bea Wood, moved up another level at the English Schools Cup Finals by beating the entire field in her junior age group to become national title holder. Competing at Formby … Continue reading

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Domoney takes third at league cross country

A sombre day at Bournemouth saw City of Salisbury’s cross country squad donning black arm bands in memory of the two young club athletes who died in a road accident while out training in Hampshire a few days earlier. Their … Continue reading

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Salisbury runners go second in cross country league

City of Salisbury senior men’s runners made a flying start to their Hampshire cross country league season at Farley Mount near Winchester, the ten-strong squad coming away with only City of Portsmouth ahead of them in the second division table. … Continue reading

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Cross Country Fixtures 2016/17

15 October 2016 Farley Mount (Winchester) 12 November 2016 Kings Park (Bournemouth) 03 December 2016 Popham Airfield (Basingstoke) 14 January 2017 Prospect Park (Reading) 11 February 2017 Staunton Country Park, Havant

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Salisbury runners up against big numbers

Selected to fly the flag for Wiltshire, eight City of Salisbury athletes were among thousands of competitors at the national inter-counties cross country finals in Birmingham. Against the best mud-runner specialists in the UK, the whole squad found the soft … Continue reading

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