Athletics

Athletics

Magic Meller completes duathlon success in style

AN IMPRESSIVE final race from Piotr Meller saw him complete an exciting Portsmouth Duathlon Series with the overall victory.

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Marathon runner Ben Smith with pupils from Crofton School,

Pupils present marathon runner with donation

HE has inspired people around the world with his incredible running feat.

Fareham
Lakeside 5k race two takes place tonight. Picture: Sarah Standing (170551-468)

Fast times to beat in race two of Lakeside 5k Series

MAHAMED MAHAMED and Jen Elkins set the benchmark as the Lakeside 5k Series returns for race two tonight.

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Piotr Meller has series glory in his sights. Picture: Neil Marshall

Meller and Stokes in pole position for duathlon series success

PIOTR MELLER and Kelly Stokes hold the aces as the Portsmouth Duathlon Series is set for its finale tomorrow.

Sport
Alex Teuten. Picture: Mark Hookway

Night of the 10,000m PBs is big opportunity for Teuten

ALEX TEUTEN will bid to move closer to his World Student Games target when lines up in the prestigious Highgate Harriers’ Night of the 10,000m PBs event tonight.

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The Hundred Acres race. Picture: Ian Burnett/Solent Sports Photography

All set for Portchester race after Hundred Acres success

THE Portchester Castle 10k race takes place on Sunday (10am).

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Max Ross receives the cheque from Kiernan Easton

Ross: Support from Portsmouth Joggers means a great deal

PORTSMOUTH JOGGERS have provided another boost for Portsmouth Down Syndrome Association.

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David Hemery outpaces the field at Portsmouth in 1968

WATCH: Archive footage shows Britain's 1968 Olympic stars warming up in Portsmouth

Archive video shows some of the stars of our 1968 Olympics squad going through their paces in Portsmouth.

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Lee-on-the-Solent celebrated in style. Picture: Neil Marshall

Lee enjoy record attendance for parkrun century

It was an amazing event at Lee-on-the-Solent parkrun on Saturday.

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Rob Arkell moves clear of Lewis Banner in the Gosport 5k Series opening race. Picture: David Brawn

Arkell makes fast start to Gosport 5k Series

ROB ARKELL showed his recent marathon success has not taken anything away from his speed and sharpness with victory in the first race of the summer Gosport 5k Series.

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Vegan Runners had a great turnout at Queen Elizabeth Country Park

Vegan Runners relish Queen Elizabeth parkrun trip

There was a large turnout from the Vegan Runners UK club at Queen Elizabeth parkrun on Saturday.

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Portsmouth Lakeside parkrun. Picture: Keith Woodland

Momentum for Wheeler at Portsmouth Lakeside parkrun

Andy Wheeler, who is a member of Portsmouth Triathletes, finished first at Portsmouth Lakeside parkrun on Saturday with an excellent new personal best of 17min 44sec.

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Get set for some Gosport 5k racing tonight

On your marks for Gosport 5k Series

The first race in the popular Gosport 5k Summer Series takes place tonight.

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Southsea parkrun. Picture: Neil Marshall

It’s all White for Danny at Southsea parkrun

Southsea parkrun provided another spectacular seafront occasion on Saturday.

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Lachlan Wellington. Picture: Habibur Rahman

Opening night for the Lakeside 5k Series

THE Lakeside 5k Series returns tonight with runners from across the south set to do battle (7.15pm).

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The start of Havant parkrun in the sunshine on Saturday. Picture: Keith Woodland

Gale’s show of force at Havant parkrun

It was a great sunny morning for Havant parkrun event number 256.

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Michael Coleman's family was left deeply saddened after his sudden death during the London Marathon. PPP-170418-121921001

THIS WEEK IN 1994: Family rocked by marathon tragedy

The devastated family of a super-fit long distance runner from Havant told of their shock at his sudden death during the London Marathon.

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Kelly Sotherton. Picture: Gareth Copley/PA Wire

Sotherton set for second Beijing Olympic medal upgrade

Kelly Sotherton is set to be upgraded to her second Olympic bronze medal in the past five months.

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Heather Cubbage. Picture: Paul Smith

Cubbage tops rankings after City seal thrilling Southern League win

HEATHER CUBBAGE played the starring role as City of Portsmouth won their opening Southern League match of the season at Kingston.

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Tony Ryan, the fastest Easter Bunny on show. Picture: Neil Marshall (170299-1)

Easter fun for Lee-on-the-Solent parkrun

Several runners ensured there was an Easter theme for Lee-on-the-Solent event number 96 with fancy dress fun.

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