Monday 8th October

A total of 41 Junior and Senior Torbay A.C. Athletes found great form at the first westward league cross country of the season at Plymouth’s Central Park. The weather and conditions were not typical for cross country with sunshine and little mud. The stand out performance of the day was Iona Farquaharson who flew around […]

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Monday 1st October

Torbay AC’s Brian Lewis joined over 25,000 runners who competed in the Cardiff half marathon on Sunday. This was the Commonwealth Half Marathon Championships welcoming athletes from all over the globe. Brian finished in a very respectable 1,755th place in a great time of 1:42.43. Bournemouth Marathon Paul and Karen Frissen competed at a very […]

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Results to Monday 24th Sept.

Killerton Trail 1/2 Marathon Torbay AC’s Jo Loten ran in the new Killerton Trail 1/2 Marathon. This was a challenging multi-terrain course around the historic grounds at Killerton with a 1,929ft hill climb! but glorious setting and views which have not been used by any other previous events. Jo’s time was (2:03:01) finishing 4th in […]

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Results to Monday 10th September

Triple Jump National Title One of Torbay AC’s most promising juniors, Georgina Scoot competed in the England Athletics National Championships at Bedford. Contesting in the under 15 girls triple Jump, in the fifth round a 11.80m jump was good enough to win her the national title also setting a new championship best performance in the […]

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Results to Monday 3rd September

City to Sea Three hundred and sixty seven participants lined up at the start line of the fourth City to Sea event organised by Torbay Holiday Helpers Network charity, (who give families living with serious illness and bereavement, memory making holidays). It was a question of “Which event will you choose?” the 34 Mile Ultra […]

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Results to Monday 20th August

Torbay Five Bays Challenge Torbay A.C’s inaugural Five Bays Challenge, a 10 kilometre multi-terrain race, was held last Sunday with great success, following the need to replace the Torbay Regatta 10k road race. There were many positive comments from the 172 competitors who ran the challenging course from Broadsands Beach to Brixham and back with […]

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Results to Monday 13th August

The Forest Flyer Fifteen Torbay AAC members dodged the rain clouds and donned the trail shoes to take on the Dawlish Coasters Forest Flyer,nearly 5 miles of completely off-road running through the Haldon Forest Park this route was not flat! all were delighted to conquer the nearly one mile hill at the end! First home […]

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Results to Monday 6th August

Totnes 10k Nineteen TAAC members ran in the Totnes 10k, on a mostly flat course following the beautiful River Dart on tarmac, grass, and trails from Borough Park in central Totnes. There were many outstanding performances Pete Monaghan finishing 6th (38:36) to claimed 1st MV50 award, Ray Brown (57:26) 1st MV70 award Irene Hewings (59:07) […]

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Reports to Monday 30th July

Redbull 400 On Saturday Debbie Drake completed the Redbull 400 at Titisee-Neustadt, Germany. This is an extreme 400 meter race which starts with a steep grass down hill then goes almost vertical where competitors have to crawl. Debbie knocked 23 seconds off last years time in 07.44. Debbie reported that it was a party atmosphere […]

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Results to Monday 23rd July

Chudleigh Carnival 6 Twelve Torbay AC members ran in the Chudleigh Carnival 6 which started outside the Bishop Lacy Public House, completing a small loop around the town centre before winding its way up (a mile long climb) and along the Chudleigh ridge, dropping back down into Chudleigh where there were 187 finishers. Leading in […]

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