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The latest news stories from our club.

Hundreds feel the heat in Salisbury 10mile road race

Unseasonably hot sunshine and a rising headwind from the half-way point at Upper Woodford meant that for hundreds of runners in the City of Salisbury 10mile road race conditions were deceptively tough. The switch to an April fixture was ideal … Continue reading

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Liz Roberts and Di Cross pass the ultra test

Two City of Salisbury athletes took on the endurance challenge of the inaugural 44 mile Test Way ultra marathon and they were sorely tested by the mileage – it was the furthest either had ever run before – as well … Continue reading

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Molly jumps to UK number one

When young athlete Molly Hole cleared 1.68m – not far short of her own considerable height – to win a High Jump competition at London’s Lee Valley indoor meeting, the talented City of Salisbury rising star not only consolidated her … Continue reading

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Bea second at county awards

City of Salisbury’s UK number one at 1200m on the track, Bea Wood, took second place in the Wiltshire Life magazine awards ceremony at Devizes. She burst upon the Wiltshire sports scene after making an improbable switch in interests at … Continue reading

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Hot pace at Eastleigh 10k

                    Just two minutes separated City of Salisbury’s Stuart Holloway from a podium place at the hotly-contested Eastleigh 10k but such was the pace at the front that he was relegated … Continue reading

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The passing of Mark Williams

Members and friends of City of Salisbury Athletics and Running Club are deeply saddened by the passing of club veteran Mark Williams, who died yesterday 15th March at the Five Rivers running track. Mark was taken suddenly unwell and collapsed … Continue reading

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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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Marathon man Wilson superb in Tokyo

City of Salisbury’s Aaron Wilson completed a five year marathon quest with his best ever run at the distance when he crossed the finish line in Tokyo’s 26miler in an outstanding time of 2hours 33min 47sec. After starting in 2012 … Continue reading

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Domoney beats his 800m best

City of Salisbury young athlete Jaymee Domoney opened his 2017 account at Lee Valley in East London by clipping more than three seconds off his previous best for 800m. On the tight indoor track in a middle distance open event … Continue reading

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