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Darren targets third world sprint record

Sutton’s veteran athlete Darren Scott has set out his target for a hatrick of 200m world records next year.  Darren currently holds the world record for v40 and v45 in the 200m next year will see him target the v50 record. Darren says, “I love running and I love competition.  […]

North of England championship 

Michael Causer’s good form continued on Sunday at the North Of England Championships at Sports City, Manchester, where he won the Long Jump by jumping 7.29m. Michael is returning back to competing after a three year break due to injuries, and is hoping to get back to National level competition […]

Merseyside Schools Championships

On Saturday 10th June, St Helens Sutton athletes took part in the Merseyside Schools Championships at Bebington. Michael Farr ran the 100m in 12.00 and the 200m in 24.5, Charlie Roberts ran the 800m in 2.11, Michael Brussels smashed his PB by 11 seconds in the 1500m 4.52.9, and Michael […]

Northern league round 2 : Litherland

On a lovely sunny day, 19 of our athletes competed at Litherland for the second match of the Northern Senior League and finished in third place. For the ladies, Erin Makin ran the 100m in 14.00 and the 200m in 28.90 and jumped 4.46m in the long jump, Codi Wills […]

YDL Upper – Stockport 28th May

Just 12 athletes competed in the second match of the YDL Upper league at Stockport. Once again with such small teams everyone pulled together and covered events they don’t normally do which shows great team spirit. For the U20 men George Asson ran a personal best in the 100m in […]

National Cross Country

Members of St Helens Sutton A.C. took part in most age groups of the National Cross-country Championships held in muddy conditions in Nottingham’s Wollaton Park. The club’s youngest runner was Michael Dobson who ran in the Under13years. Boys race over 3km. finishing in 315th position in a field of 458 […]

Standish Hall Trail Race & Wrexham half

Only two of St Helens Sutton A.C. members were racing at the weekend. Matthew Crehan competing in the Standish Hall trail race and Louise Hogg running in the Wrexham Village Bakery Half-marathon. Matthew followed up last week’s win with another victory. The race’s 10km. of “trails” consisted of fields, bridleways, […]

Nick Beer 10km, Llandudno

The club’s oldest regularly competing member, Dorothy Fairhurst (F70), ran in the Nick Beer 10km road race, Starts on the promenade in Llandudno and follows Marine Drive around the scenic Great Orme, before returning to the promenade and finishing opposite Venue Cymru. Dorothy was the first finisher in her age […]