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Athletics

Bennett and Elkins step up pace in Stubbington 10k

MATTHEW BENNETT and Jen Elkins were on top form to record victories in the Stubbington 10k on Sunday.

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The Stubbington 10k road race proves popular every year

Stubbington race set to provide fantastic community occasion

THE path is open for a new winner to be crowned as the sell-out Stubbington 10k returns for it’s 32nd edition tomorrow.

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Hollie Thurgood

Portsmouth athletes shine indoors

A STRONG contingent of athletes from City of Portsmouth impressed in the South of England under 15s and under 17s championships at Lee Valley.

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Serena Vincent, right, beat the South of England Championship record held by her training partner Gaia Osborne, left

Serena smashes South of England record

SERENA VINCENT made a great start to 2017 with a championship best performance indoors.

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The Resolution Run was a great success on Sunday

Carlo shows his mettle with fantastic Resolution Run

Carlo van Leeuwen completed 35.2 miles in just over five and a half hours at the excellent Resolution Run on Sunday.

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From left to right: Saffron Moore, Ellie Farrow and Nicole Ainsworth. Picture: Paul Smith

Young stars lead Portsmouth charge at Hampshire Championships

IT WAS a gold rush for City of Portsmouth at the Hampshire Cross Country Championships.

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Alex Teuten. Picture: Paul Smith

Mixed emotions for Teuten after Hampshire title glory

ALEX TEUTEN achieved his first objective of 2017 and admitted it was mixed emotions after his departure from City of Portsmouth.

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City of Portsmouth under-13 girls' squad. Picture: Habibur Rahman

Great Hampshire Championships for talented Portsmouth squad

THEY weren’t gold medal favourites going into Saturday’s Hampshire Cross Country Championships.

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Pete Abrahams and Jen Elkins

Arkell takes top prize as Stubbington dominate Twixmas

ROB ARKELL produced an impressive performance as he took the victory in the second annual Twixmas 10k in Portchester.

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City of Portsmouth will be chasing county cross country medals

City of Portsmouth target medals at county championships

LACHLAN WELLINGTON will go up against his big rival Zak Mahamed in one of the eye-catching battles of the Hampshire Cross Country Championships today.

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Baffins Fitclub at Southsea parkrun. Picture: Habibur Rahman

Super show from Baffins Fitclub at Southsea parkrun

It was an excellent start to 2017 for Southsea parkrun as they hosted a spectacular event on New Year’s Day.

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Jen Elkins ran both Southsea parkrun and Lee-on-the-Solent parkrun on New Year's Day. Picture: Habibur Rahman

Elkins sets course record at Lee-on-the-Solent parkrun

Jen Elkins recorded an impressive time of 17.46 to break the female course record at Lee parkrun on New Year’s Day.

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Nikki Yeo enjoying the 5k at Queen Elizabeth parkrun on January 1, 2017. Picture: Penny Johnstone

Double delight at Queen Elizabeth parkrun

The good start to 2017 continued for Jacob O’Hara with his time of 17.48 at Queen Elizabeth parkrun giving him first place as he completed the New Year’s Day parkrun double in style.

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The New Year's Eve Havant parkrun. For more pictures from the event see The News on Thursday. Picture Ian Hargreaves  (162729-1)

Great weekend double for Havant parkrun

Jacob O’Hara and Julian Manning led the way at Havant parkrun on New Year’s Day.

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Portsmouth Lakeside parkrun takes place every Saturday at 9am

Baker breaks Portsmouth Lakeside parkrun course record

The parkrun round-up from the Christmas Day and Christmas Eve events at Portsmouth Lakeside and Fareham...

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Alex Teuten running for England in Spain

Best year yet as Teuten ups the pace

For Alex Teuten progress really is all about putting one foot in front of the other – just doing it as fast as possible.

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Alex Teuten, wearing 10, has been in excellent form

Teuten relishes Iris Cross Cup experience

ALEX TEUTEN continued his international learning curve with a good result for England in the Iris Cross Cup in Belgium.

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Andy Vernon. Picture: Malcolm Wells

Late start sees Vernon’s victory bid dashed

A TIMING error left Andy Vernon playing catch-up after he made the trip to Belgium for the Iris Cross Cup.

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Mark Morriss and the return of the space cowboy for his annual festive show

It takes more than the closure of his regular venue to stop Mark Morriss from coming to town to play his traditional Christmas show.

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Pauline Dorn, left, and Louise Newman enjoying the Portsmouth marathon. Picture: Neil Marshall

Smashing Portsmouth marathon is just perfect

THE fantastic Portsmouth Coastal Waterside Marathon provided a perfect occasion on Sunday.

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