Island runners dominate Isle of Wight Marathon

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Well done to all the runners who took part in the 61st Isle of Wight Marathon - especially the Isle of Wight runners who dominated the event.

Monday, 9th October, 2017 6:56am

By Suzanne and Alan Whitewood

Missed out on a Marathon place? Run for St John Ambulance

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If you missed out on a place for next year's London Marathon, why not run for St John Ambulance?

Friday, 6th October, 2017 4:05pm

By Kate Rutsch

Top honours for Islanders in West Wight Triathlon

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101 individuals and 11 teams took part at the event last weekend, which involves a 600m swim in the pool, 35km bike ride along Military rode to Brighstone and a 7.5km run along the River Yar.

Tuesday, 19th September, 2017 12:19pm

By Krissy Lloyd

Shanklin Sandown rowers swap oars for running shoes

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Fantastic results from the Shanklin Sandown rowers who took part in the recent ABP Southampton Marathon, Half and 10k. Well done.

Wednesday, 26th April, 2017 11:53am

By Alex Robertson with one comment

Isle of Wight Festival of Running: Events for all ages and levels

Festival of Running

There are events for all ages and levels of fitness at the Isle of Wight Festival of Running this year. From Junior Fun Runs to the first ever Spyvelo Long Weekend half Iron Man distance triathlon style event.

Friday, 17th March, 2017 12:01pm

By Sue Emmerson

Go from ‘couch to 5k’ and you’ll be supporting the Hospice too

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If you are looking to get fit or want some training ahead of the EMH 5k later this year, this couch to 5k course with Cowes Women's Running Group is just the ticket.

Monday, 6th March, 2017 7:43pm

By Sally Perry

Relentless running for Ryde Harriers

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The cold weather doesn't stop these Ryde Harriers from running. The last month saw them enter many races across the region.

Tuesday, 6th December, 2016 7:35am

By Tom Blackwell

Ryde Rowing Club’s 2016 AGM well-attended

Ryde Rowing Club crews and Scullers:

Ryde Rowing Club held their AGM last week.

Monday, 28th November, 2016 8:08am

By Steve Bull

Some great performances from Ryde Harriers last month

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October was a very busy month for the runners in Ryde Harriers.

Friday, 4th November, 2016 5:30pm

By Tom Blackwell

Great turnout and weather for 60th Isle of Wight Marathon

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Organised by the Ryde Harriers running group, the 60th Isle of Wight Marathon took place at the weekend.

Monday, 10th October, 2016 4:03pm

By Alan Whitewood

60 not out: Isle of Wight Marathon returns for 60th event

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This weekend sees the 60th Marathon take place on the Isle of Wight. Alan Whitewood steps back in time and looks at the history of marathons and the Isle of Wight marathon in particular.

Tuesday, 4th October, 2016 9:10am

By Alan Whitewood

Isle of Wight Fell Running Series returns to Ventnor this month

The Isle of Wight Fell Running championships, taking place in Ventnor later this month, have become quite a national event these days. It's great to see the town busy and watch the runners hurtling through the streets.

Tuesday, 6th September, 2016 6:52am

By Chris Lewis