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Athletics

Target - Colchester Harriers' Dominic King is hoping to secure the required qualifying time to compete for Team GB at next year's Rio Olympics. Picture: NIGEL BROWN (CO46237-07)

King on track in Olympic bid

King claims bronze medal at British Championships

King claims bronze medal at British Championships

Debutante - Shante LIttle will make her British Championships debut in Birmingham this weekend. Picture: BILL CLAXTON

Shante braced for British Championships debut

Little "humbled" are being cleared to compete for Great Britain

Little "humbled" are being cleared to compete for Great Britain

Dellar leads the way for Tiptree

Dellar leads the way for Tiptree

John Booty entered his first ultra marathon, hosted by Centurion Running Club.

Mike first for Bentley

Cannons is rewarded on his Chelmsford debut

Cannons is rewarded on his Chelmsford debut

FLYING THE BENTLEY FLAG: Bentley coach Darren Horner, Clive Thomas, Miriam Mark, Steph Horner and Paul Carlisle, at the Halstead Marathon.

Strong times are recorded in five-kilometre series

Halstead marathon may break records

Halstead marathon may break records

CAPITAL GAINS: several Harwich Runners were among the masses at Sunday’s London Marathon. Among the highlights were some personal bests, while Rob Reason continued his recent success by finishing in an amazing 146th position, in a time of two hours, 35

Runners shine on streets of capital

Lloyd puts his injury woe behind him at Castle Park

Lloyd puts his injury woe behind him at Castle Park

TACKLING THE COURSE: Great Bentley Running Club’s (from left in blue vests) Sue Sorrell, Harvey Lyon, Martin West and Davina Swindell compete in the 53-12 Cross-Contry League.

Bentley runners out in force in 53-12 race

Tiptree Road Runners end year on a high

Tiptree Road Runners end year on a high

Harwich trio take on festive Parkruns

Harwich trio take on festive Parkruns

Bentley’s ladies are rewarded with a silver medal

Bentley’s ladies are rewarded with a silver medal

Rob joins an elite band to break special barrier

Rob joins an elite band to break special barrier

All smiles - Colchester Harriers runners following their performance at the latest 53-12 Cross Country fixture at Ramsey.

Rogers in top form for Harriers at cross country championships

Good run for Harriers' Rogers

Good run for Harriers' Rogers

Tiptree Runners hold on to fourth place

Tiptree Runners hold on to fourth place

Talented triathlete Oliver links up with Great Britain's leading coaches in Portugal

Talented triathlete Oliver links up with Great Britain's leading coaches in Portugal

Skinner battles mud and hills

Skinner battles mud and hills

Plenty to celebrate - Colchester and Tendring AC's under-15 boys were victorious at the East Anglian League Finals at Bury St Edmunds. Picture: WARREN PAGE

Trophy success for Colchester and Tendring athletes

Excellent performance - Joy Ogunleye won bronze in the Junior Girls 200m at the English Schools Track and Field Championships. Picture: WARREN PAGE

Bronze Joy for CATs sprinter at Alexander Stadium

Jake Young on top of the podium after his 800m win

VIDEO: Colchester Harriers pair Jordan Rowe and Jake Young win gold medals at Essex Championships

Starting line: Runners at the Essex Schools Cross-Country Championships

VIDEO AND PICTURE GALLERY: Essex Schools Cross-Country Championships

Silverware – Jordan Rowe shows off his winner’s trophy. Picture: Ryan Goad

Rowe's winning run continues

Breaking the tape – Jordan Rowe winning in Cardiff on Sunday  Picture: SportpicturesCymru

Rowe determined to keep on winning

On track: Louis Persent is feeling stronger than ever

Persent benefits from trip to the Michael Johnson Performance Centre

Sprint stars – Joy and Emmanuel Ogunleye.  Picture: WARREN PAGE

Sprint siblings star on the track

Persent is hoping scholarship is just the boost he needs

Persent is hoping scholarship is just the boost he needs

Winner - Wendy Staines

Staines set to represent Great Britain

Ready for the challenge: Hayley Hawes will compete in an aquathlon at the ITU World Triathlon series.

Hayley hopes to make a splash with Great Britain

Finn shatters Harriers throwing record

Speedy - Emmanuel Ogunleye was in great form for Colchester and Tendring Athletic Club at their Eastern Young Athletes League meet. Picture: WARREN PAGE

Emmanuel storms the sprints for CATs

Track technique - nearly 400 children took part in the primary schools athletics championships, at Colchester Garrison. Picture: SEANA HUGHES (CO81823-04)

Pupils are on the right track at Garrison

Weitz is aiming for a marathon effort

Triathlon time in Clacton

Claxton takes a break to enhance Olympic ambitions

Essex Key Stage Two cross-country results

Sarah Claxton

Claxton loses funding

Messy run is costly for Claxton in Berlin

Claxton faces anxious wait

Louis Persent

Persent claims bronze

Harrier Spowage produces fine runs

Duffield's amazing sequence of races - at 70-years-old

Persent books summer trip to Serbia with Great Britain team

Persent books summer trip to Serbia with Great Britain team

Sobodu slow out of the blocks

Sobodu slow out of the blocks

Claxton fit and gunning for GB place

Hedman getting faster

Ladies take up the challenge

Ladies take up the challenge

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