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Alex Yee at Highgate’s night of 10,000’s

Fantastic run from Alex Yee    At the European Cup 10 km Championships held for the first time in GB, organised at Highgate by Ben Pochee and assisted by Ben Noad, 20 year old Alex Yee ran a superbly judged race to come home in 5th place in the A race and be the first GB athlete home. Obviously nervous before the start he then calmed himself down before embarking on his

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Southern League Bexley 2018

<report here> Excellent second place to a strong Bexley AC  at Erith Stadium on a lovely spring day. (report to follow) Photos: [FAG id=1583]   Draft Results: Sweatshop Southern Athletics League: Division 3 South East - Round 2 - Erith (1) - 20 May 2018 Team Score 1 Bexley 258 B 2 Lewes and Haywards Heath 96 W 3 Kent AC 210 K 4 Swale Combined 74 A Bexley Lewes

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British League 5th May 2018

                                                        British League report match 1 at Yeovil on Sat 5th May 2018 A great start to the year where despite a small team of only 15 athletes all of whom performed well, avoided injuries, and pushed us to a team result of a good 5th

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Southern League Sutton Apr 2018

Division 3SE of the Southern Athletics League is a difficult division to get out of.  There are 16 teams, all dreaming of the glory that comes with finishing in the top two promotion places.  It’s not easy to do that, last year you could afford to only drop one point all season.   So last season, although we didn’t know it at the time, our promotion push was effectively ended

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London Marathon 2018

VIRGIN LONDON MARATHON, APRIL 22, 2018 KENT AC RUNNERS SHINE AS TEMPERATURES SOAR Despite the arduous conditions, the 2018 London Marathon was another when the club's runners, in particular, but also supporters did everyone proud. As most people are aware, Sunday's race was the hottest London Marathon on record, with runners enduring temperatures that reached over 23 degrees. And we had plenty of runners stepping up to the challenge –

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Jack Green 4th in Commonwealth games.

Jack Green missed a medal by just two hundredths of a second in the Commonwealth games 400m hurdles. He also had even worse luck in the 400m relay. England must have had a great chance of a medal but Jack didn't even get a chance to run. Our first lag runner pulled a hamstring after 50meters and droped out scuppering the teams chances. Joe Appiah said, "Congratulations to Jack Green

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National 12 stage relay 2018

ERRA NATIONAL ROAD RELAYS, SUTTON PARK,BIRMINGHAM, APRIL 14,2018 DAY OF DRAMA SEES CLUB ACHIEVE EQUAL FIFTH PLACE AND ALEX YEE RUNS THE FASTEST LONG LEG In a highly eventful day for the club, Kent AC men's team came equal fifth in the National 12 stage relays, and Alex Yee ran the fastest long leg of the day. I say eventful day, as the officials in their wisdom, made the highly

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More from the European Masters indoors athletics championships Madrid.

Kent AC masters athletes gained 3 Gold medals on Friday. Mensah Elliott demolished the field in M40 60m hurdles and won with a Meeting Record of 8.05secs.Joe Appiah won my 60m 60m hurdles with 8.39secs. Sean Breathnach   won Gold in M35 Discus competition with a throw of 47.46m.Joe and Mensah took part in M40 & M45 4x200m relay and both got silver medals.   Overall Kent AC won 8 medals,

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European Masters indoors athletics championships Madrid.

Joe Appiah has been competing at the 2018 European Masters Indoor Athletics championships in Madrid. Here he is after winning the Gold in the Long Jump in the group M45 category with 6.33m Best of luck on Friday in the 60m hurdles. He says: Kent AC masters athletes has done us proud so far at the European Masters Athletics Indoor championships in Madrid. Sean Breathnach M35 yesterday Shot Put 18.06m for

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