Guernsey Race Walking : Sarnia Walking Club

November 11, 2018

One mile track handicap

Sunday November 11th 2018

Sarnia Walking Club

Bob Wright Handicap Series Race Three

1 mile track walk 

Osmond Priaulx, Footes Lane, Guernsey

Jayne Le Noury stays ahead

Jayne Le Noury, the first walker away in the third race of the Bob Wright Handicap Series, had her best one mile race for some time to stay ahead of the rest of the chasing walkers to cross the line in 12.03. Rob Elliott held on by two seconds for second place on handicap ahead of the fast finishing Stuart Le Noury. Stuart had the fastest time of the day with his 7.32 clocking and stays ahead in the Series table, followed by Jayne Le Noury and Phil Lockwood.

1 Jayne Le Noury W55 12.03 (watch time) / 0.00 (handicap) 12.03 (actual time)

2 Rob Elliott M55 12.15 / 3.30 / 8.45

3 Stuart Le Noury M 12.17 / 4.45 / 7.32

4 Kevin Le Noury M60 12.18 / 1.50 / 10.28

5 Wendy Wilson W55 12.24 / 1.30 / 10.54

6 Phil Lockwood M45 12.25 / 2.40 / 9.45

7 Mick Le Sauvage M75 12.30 / 1.00 / 11.30

8 Olga Le Noury W35 13.51 / 1.00 / 12.51

Rob Elliott for SWC

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October 28, 2018

Peter Kendal Team Trophy

Sunday October 28th 2018

Sarnia Walking Club

Peter Kendal Team Trophy

3 kms and 1.5 kms

Les Amarreurs, Vale, Guernsey

Wendy Wilson retains Kendal trophy

Wendy Wilson, this time paired with Rob Elliott retained the Peter Kendal Team Trophy in windy conditions on the Les Amarreurs lap. Team members walk together for one of the two 1.5 kilometres laps before the faster walker is allowed to move away at their own pace.

Based on handicap, Wendy had closed down the two leading teams by half way, releasing Rob Elliott on his 1.5kms effort. With the faster walkers handicaps added after the race it came down to Elliott, actual time of 8.30,  pipping Stuart Le Noury (7.10) by one second, with Phil Lockwood (9.17) a further 25 seconds behind.

Wendy Wilson finished as first walker over the 3 kilometres in an actual time of 21.02, with Mick Le Sauvage and Dave Dorey battling to the finish to finish together in 22 minutes.

Race result with handicaps added

1 Rob Elliott M55 19.48

2 Stuart Le Noury M 19.49

3 Phil Lockwood M45 20.13

4 Wendy Wilson W55 21.32

5=Dave Dorey M70 22.00

5=Mick Le Sauvage M 75 22.00

3 kms actual times

1 Wendy Wilson 21.02

2=Dave Dorey 22.00

2=Mick Le Sauvage 22.00

1.5 kms actual times

1 Stuart Le Noury 7.10

2 Rob Elliott 8.30

3 Phil Lockwood 9.17

Team result:

Final handicap times added together

1 Rob Elliott and Wendy Wilson 41.20

2 Stuart Le Noury and Dave Dorey 41.49

3 Phil Lockwood and Mick Le Sauvage 42.13

Full workings of handicap Peter Kendal Pairs Team 2018

Rob Elliott for SWC

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September 30, 2018

Bob Wright Handicap 5 kms

Sunday September 30th 2018

Sarnia Walking Club

Bob Wright Handicap Series Race One

5 kilometres park walk

Saumarez Park, Guernsey

RWA Permit 8081-1

Race winner walks through the field

Stuart Le Noury continues to win in Sarnia walking Club races as he walked through the field in the first race of the Bob Wright Handicap Series over 5 kilometres. Set off last, he caught the leader Peter Beckerleg in the final straight and crossed the line in an actual time of 24.47, to leave Peter eleven seconds behind. Second place was never in doubt as Rob Elliott in third finished a further 26 seconds down.

First of the woman to finish was Wendy Wilson in fourth place in a new personal best time of 36.18, ahead of Jayne Le Noury and Olga Le Noury.

1 Stuart Le Noury M 37.17 (watch time) / 12.30 (handicap) 24.47 (actual time)

2 Peter Beckerleg M55 37.28 / 2.30 / 34.58

3 Rob Elliott M55 37.54 / 9.00 / 28.54

4 Wendy Wilson W55 38.18 / 2.00 / 36.18

5 Mick Le Sauvage 38.36 / 1.30 / 37.06

6 Kevin Allan M40 38.52 / 1.30 / 37.22

7 Kevin Le Noury M60 39.07 / 3.30 / 35.37

8 Phil Lockwood M45 39.13 / 7.00 / 32.13

9 Jayne Le Noury W55 40.33 / 0.00 / 40.33

10 Olga Le Noury W35 43.21 / 3.00 / 40.21

Rob Elliott for SWC

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September 3, 2018

Church to Church 19.4 miles

Sunday September 2nd 2018

 

Sarnia Walking Club

ABN-AMRO Private Banking Church to Church 19.4 miles walk

South Esplanade, St Peter Port, Guernsey

 

Third win for Stuart in traditional Church to Church walk

 

Stuart Le Noury walked to his third overall win in the annual Church to Church walk over 19.4 miles in a walk sponsored by ABN-AMRO Channel Islands Ltd. His winning time of 3 hours 11.24 was his second quickest time and walked in conditions that grew hotter as the race progressed.

Out on his own and unchallenged throughout the walk he had built up a lead of almost 5 minutes by the 4 miles point at the airport after walking from the South Esplanade and up the twisting hills and lanes via Cornet Street and Les Vardes, passing St Martins Church on the way through.

Rob Elliott had settled into second place and walking steadily had a lead over third men Phil Lockwood and Ian Torode, a visitor in his first Church walk, of nearly four minutes at the same point.

Leading woman Wendy Wilson passed by in 49 minutes with a 50 seconds lead over Ana Sahati. The expected leading woman Donna Allan, the Sarnia Walking Club Champion, was sidelined and had to be a frustrated spectator on doctors orders after an untimely recent visit to the hospital. 

After walking on to Torteval and through the ups and down hill sections to St Peters and St Saviours, Le Nourys lead increased as he passed the ten miles point at Les Vauxbalets in 1.35.45. Elliott, as last year hit that distance in a shade over 1 hour 50 minutes but was to soon start struggling with his pace noticeably slowing soon afterwards.

Other competitors were relatively close together with local Phil Lockwood, Ian Torode and Glyn Jones all in with a chance of third place going into the final miles.

Stuart, still well in control went through 15 miles at the Vale Church in around 2 hours 22 minutes and only slowing slightly claimed a convincing victory back in St Peter Port after negotiating the crowds at the Sea Front Sunday and on to the finish at South Esplanade. 

Elliott was still walking at his reduced pace as he glanced at the clock at Vale Church showing around 2 hours 50 minutes, thinking back to the days when he would reach the finish in that sort of time.

As conditions got hotter the walkers were sorting themselves out with Glyn Jones from Coventry Godiva, with a few Church walks under his belt claimed third place in 3.48.46. A couple of minutes behind was Ian Torode, a race walker from the south west of England, who held off Phil Lockwood by another few minutes.

 Stephen Cartwight, another first time competitor from Colchester and Tendring finished in 6th place in 3.55.23, ahead of regular visitor Sean Pender from Enfield in 3.57.27. Past winner and another regular walker to Guernsey events, Ed Shillabeer added another finish to his total with his slowest time in the walk, finishing in over 4 hours for 9th place. His best time was a winning 2.40.58 back in 1989. Ed recently walked for 11 hours in a 24 hours walk.

 Isle of Man walker, now working in Guernsey, John James Cooper finished in 4 hours 21.05. It was his first Guernsey walk but he has completed the Isle of Man version of the Guernsey race three times, with their distance being much further at 85 miles.

 Regular visitor David Hoben struggled in the closing stages but crossed the line for another finish in 4 hours 36. Less than five minutes behind was first local woman Ana Sahati with a winning time of 4.41.25. Second woman was regular local walker Wendy Wilson, walking much further than she has done before and struggling in the second half of the race. To her credit, she held on to finish as second woman in 4.56.41 and now has a trophy to show to her father Roger Brehaut who walked to second place in 1955 with a time of 3 hours 27 minutes in front of a big crowd at the finish.

 Today saw the end of a competitive streak by stalwart Kevin Le Noury. He first walked the event back in 1976 and was a winner of the Victory Cup for the first Channel Islander to finish back in 1987 and until today was an ever present on the start and finish line. Today he was officiating.

 

Rob Elliott for SWC

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Results and trophy list below… 

Pos.

 

Name

Club

Age

Time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Men

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

Stuart Le Noury

Sarnia WC

M

3.11.24

2

 

Rob Elliott

Sarnia WC

M55

3.41.56

3

 

Glyn Jones

Coventry Godiva

M75

3.48.46

4

 

Ian Torode

South West Veterans AC

M60

3.50.56

5

 

Phil Lockwood

Sarnia WC

M45

3.52.43

6

 

Stephen Cartwright

Colchester & Tendring AC

M60

3.55.23

7

 

Sean Pender

Enfield & Haringey

M65

3.57.27

8

 

Ed Shillabeer

Ilford AC

M75

4.06.06

9

 

John James Cooper

Unattached

M35

4.21.05

10

 

David Hoben

Surrey WC

M65

4.36.51

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Women

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

Ana Sahati

Unattached

W35

4.41.25

2

 

Wendy Wilson

Sarnia WC

W55

4.56.41 

 

 

 

Men:

Open Winner

Stuart Le Noury

2nd

Rob Elliott

3rd

Glyn Jones

Victory Cup (First Channel Islander)

Stuart Le Noury

Newcomer Plaque

Ian Torode

Newcomer Trophy (First Channel Islander)

John James Cooper

 

 

Under 25 Plaque

None

Under 25 Trophy (First Channel islander)

None

 

 

Women:

Open Winner

Ana Sahati

2nd

Wendy Wilson

3rd

None

Star Trophy (First Channel Islander)

Ana Sahati

Newcomer Plaque

None

Newcomer Trophy (First Channel Islander)

Ana Sahati

 

 

Under 25 Plaque

None

Under 25 Trophy (First Channel Islander)

None

 

 

Jenny Elliott Salver                   

Ana Sahati

(first over 35 Channel Island woman)

 

 

C J Robin Veterans tankard: 40 to 49 yrs

Phil Lockwood

 

 

Healthspan Super Vets tankard 50 to 59 yrs

Rob Elliott

 

 

Winning Ways Trophy: 60 – 69 yrs

Ian Torode

 

 

Ilford AC Vets trophy : over 70 yrs

Glyn Jones

Team Trophies:

 

 

Guernsey Parish Shield :                                           

St Peter Port

Stuart Le Noury, Phil Lockwood and John James Cooper

 

 

Husband and Wife: (first couple to finish)

None

 

 

Fletchersports Team Shield (men, women, mixed)                              Sarnia WC

Stuart Le Noury, Rob Elliott and Phil Lockwood

 

 

Thanks to our walk sponsors

Sponsored by ABN-AMRO Channel Islands Ltd Private Banking

 

 Fletchersports, Jenny Elliott, Electrical Supplies and Machinery Ltd

 

 

August 31, 2018

3 kilometres road walk

Friday August 31st 2018

Sarnia Walking Club

3 kilometres road walk

Les Amarreurs, Vale, Guernsey

Routine win for Le Noury

Stuart Le Noury walked to a routine win over 3 kilometres in the two lap race around Les Amarreurs. He crossed the finish line in 14.49 finishing almost two minutes up on second man home Rob Elliott. Elliott walked 16.25 to record his best time for over three years. Third place went to visitor Ian Torode from the South West Veterans AC with 18.06, finishing a minute ahead of third local walker Phil Lockwood . Kevin Le Noury, with a good walk in 19.40 got the better of Peter Beckerleg who held off Stephen Cartwright from Colchester & Tendring AC by a few seconds, with both walkers just outside 20 minutes.

First woman home was Wendy Wilson in 21 minutes with regular visitor David Hoben in 21.30. 

Regular locals filled the remaining places with Mick Le Sauvage heading Dave Dorey and Kay Coulson home.

1 Stuart Le Noury (Sarnia WC) M 14.49

2 Rob Elliott (Sarnia WC) M55 16.25

3 Ian Torode (South West Veterans AC) M60 18.06

4 Phil Lockwood (Sarnia WC) M40 19.07

5 Kevin Le Noury (Sarnia WC) M60 19.40

6 Peter Beckerleg (Sarnia WC) M55 20.01

7 Stephen Cartwright (Colchester & Tendring AC) M60 20.03

8 Wendy Wilson (Sarnia WC) W55 21.00

9 David Hoben (Surrey WC) M65 21.30

10 Mick Le Sauvage (Sarnia WC) M75 21.43

11 Dave Dorey (Sarnia WC) M70 22.14

12 Kay Coulson (Sarnia WC) W50 22.50

Rob Elliott for SWC

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August 18, 2018

One mile track Championship

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Friday August 17th 2018

Sarnia Walking Club

Heritage Group Championships Race Ten

1 mile track walk

Osmond Priaulx, Footes Lane, Guernsey

Race winner retains Heritage Group Championship 

Race winner Stuart Le Noury retained the Heritage Group Mens Championship with a win in the tenth race of the Sarnia Walking Club Championship for the Sportsman Cup. His time of 7.53 for the one mile race was 44 seconds quicker than Rob Elliott who finished the race as well as the Championship in second place and winner of the Grace Mansfield Endeavour Trophy.

Third place went to Phil Lockwood in 9.36. Wendy Wilson was the quickest of the women with her 10.45, ahead of Kay Coulson and Jayne Le Noury. The absent Donna Allan had done enough prior to the race to win the womens section of the Championships and the Carol Bates Memorial Trophy. Jayne Le Noury took second place overall from Olga Le Noury. Youngest walker in the race was Ellis Lockwood who walked to finish only a few seconds down on the womens winner, with a time of 10.47 wins the Junior Under 17 Championship.

The Jubilee Tankard for the handicapped section of the Championship for both men and women was won by Stuart Le Noury from Phil Lockwood, closely followed by Mick Le Sauvage in third.

1 Stuart Le Noury M 7.53

2 Rob Elliott M55 8.37

3 Phil Lockwood M45 9.36

4 Kevin Le Noury M60 10.22

5 Peter Beckerleg M55 10.36

6 Wendy Wilson W50 10.45

7 Ellis Lockwood U13 10.47

8 Dave Dorey M70 11.29

9 Mick Le Sauvage M75 11.31

10 Kay Coulson W50 11.43

11 Jayne Le Noury W55 12.08

Handicap positions (handicap) / handicap time

1 W Wilson (1.00) 11.45, 2= R Elliott (3.15) 11.52, 2=K Le Noury (1.30) 11.52, 4 D Dorey (0.30) 11.59, 5= P Lockwood (2.30) 12.06, 5= P Beckerleg (1.30) 12.06, 7= S Le Noury (4.15) 12.08, 7=  J Le Noury (0.00) 12.08, 9 M Le Sauvage (0.45) 12.16, 10 K Coulson (0.45) 12.28.

Heritage Mens Championship for Sportsmans Cup and Grace Mansfield Endeavour Trophy

1 Stuart Le Noury 120 points, 2 Rob Elliott 102, 3 Phil Lockwood 88, 4 Kevin Le Noury 74, 5= Peter Beckerleg 62, 5= Mick Le Sauvage 62, 7 Dave Dorey 37.

Heritage Womens Championship for Carol Bates Memorial Trophy

1 Donna Allan 90 points, 2 Jayne Le Noury 75, 3 Olga Le Noury 63, 4 Kay Coulson 49, 5 Wendy Wilson 25.

Heritage Jubilee Tankard Handicap Championship

1 Stuart Le Noury 80.5 points, 2 Phil Lockwood 75.5, 3 Mick Le Sauvage 75, 4 Kevin Le Noury 66, 5 Rob Elliott 64, 6 Peter Beckerleg 61.5, 7 Dave Dorey 60, 8 Jayne Le Noury 55.5, 9 Donna Allan 47, 10 Olga Le Noury 41, 11 Kay Coulson 31, 12 Wendy Wilson 30.

Heritage Junior Under 17 Championship

1 Ellis Lockwood 15 points

Rob Elliott for SWC

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August 5, 2018

Rocquaine Piette Trophy

Sunday August 5th 2018

Sarnia Walking Club

Piette Trophy 3.8 miles (approx) handicap road walk

Rocquaine Bay, Guernsey

Elliott cruises to second Piette Trophy win

Rob Elliott secured his second win in the annual Piette Trophy handicap walk, adding to his win two years ago. The small field off walkers contested the race in hot conditions on the two lap out and back course along the coast road at Rocquaine, aided by a welcome sea breeze.

Rob passed Kay Coulson, first away and leading the race with half a mile to go and with a watchful eye on quickest in the field Stuart Le Noury coming the other way, soon worked out that victory was secure.

Kay held on to second place ahead of Phil Lockwood. 

The next club race is the final one in the Heritage Group Championships over one mile. Moving ahead to September, the annual Church to Church 19.4 miles walk will take place  on Sunday September 2nd starting at 9.00 am at South Esplanade. The route passing all the Parish Churches is open to all walkers and has a generous time limit of 5 hours 30 minutes. Details from the Sarnia Walking Club website dedicated to the Church walk https://churchtochurch.wordpress.com/ or from Jayne Le Noury at lenouryjedburgh@cwgsy.net.

1 Rob Elliott M55 44.27 (watch time) / 7.30 (handicap) / 36.57 (actual time)

2 Kay Coulson W50 45.13 / 0.00 / 45.13

3 Phil Lockwood M45 45.42 / 6.30 / 39.12

4 Stuart Le Noury M 47.57 / 13.30 / 34.27

5 Wendy Wilson W50 48.19 / 1.30 / 46.49

6= Olga Le Noury W35 49.40 / 2.30 / 47.10

6= Kevin Le Noury M60 49.40 / 2.30 / 47.10

Rob Elliott for SWC

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July 20, 2018

3000 metres track

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Friday July 20th 2018

Sarnia Walking Club

Heritage Group Championships Race Nine

3,000 metres track walk

Osmond Priaulx, Footes Lane, Guernsey 

Rob Elliott led from early on to win the ninth race in the Heritage Group Championships over 3,000 metres on a hot and breezy evening. Phil Lockwood, who had finished close to Elliott days earlier over 10 miles, finished a clear second over a minute behind. Close races in the middle of the field saw Peter Beckerleg hold off Kevin Le Noury by two seconds.

Dave Dorey set off quick and just held on to fifth place from a faster finishing Mick Le Sauvage, who in turn held off Kay Coulson the fastest woman on the day. She finished ahead of Jayne Le Noury and Rose Druckes, who was racing for the first time in three years.

1 Rob Elliott M55 16.55

2 Phil Lockwood M45 18.09

3 Peter Beckerleg M55 20.09

4 Kevin Le Noury M60 20.11

5 Dave Dorey M70 21.26

6 Mick Le Sauvage M75 21.29

7 Kay Coulson W50 21.32

8 Jayne Le Noury W55 23.05

9 Rose Druckes W70 24.39

Handicap

1 D Dorey (0.00) 21.26, 2 P Beckerleg (1.45) 21.54, 3 R Elliott ( 5.00) 21.55, 4 P Lockwood (4.00) 22.09, 5 K Le Noury (2.15) 22.26, 6 M Le Sauvage (1.15) 22.44, 7 K Coulson (1.15) 22.47, 8 J Le Noury (0.00) 23.05, Non scoring R Druckes.

Rob Elliott for SWC

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July 15, 2018

10 miles road walk

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Sunday July 15th 2018

Sarnia Walking Club

Heritage Group Championship Race Eight

10 miles road walk

Pleinmont to Lancresse, Guernsey

Hot conditions for road walkers

A hot summers morning greeted the walkers for their 10 miles race along the west coast of Guernsey from Pleinmont to Lancresse. Windless for much of the route and avoiding the temptation of the tempting clear high water just metres away, Donna Allan scored a win for the woman with a lonely race at the front of the field to take the honours in  1.41.29. The conditions ruled out any attempt to get close to the Guernsey womens 10 miles best time as she settled for a new personal best instead, only feeling the effects of the conditions late in the race.

In the absence of Championship leader Stuart Le Noury it was a race between Rob Elliott and Phil Lockwood to bring the men home. Elliott secured a gap of 75 metres early on and held it virtually throughout the race. A glance in a convenient shop window with a mile to go showed Elliott the gap which he increased in the final mile. Third man home was Peter Beckerleg followed by Mick Le Sauvage. Jayne Le Noury getting the better of Kay Coulson in the womens race.

1 Donna Allan W40 1.41.29

2 Rob Elliott M55 1.49.14

3 Phil Lockwood M45 1.49.46

4 Peter Beckerleg M55 2.03.27

5 Mick Le Sauvage M75 2.07.48

6 Jayne Le Noury W55 2.11.21

7 Kay Coulson W50 2.16.21

Handicap

1J Le Noury (0.00) 2.11.21, 2 M Le Sauvage (5.00) 2.12.48, 3 P Beckerleg (10.00) 2.13.27, 4 P Lockwood (25.00) 2.14.46, 5 D Allan (35.00) 2.16.29, 6 K Coulson (5.00) 2.21.21, 7 R Elliott (35.00) 2.24.14

Rob Elliott for SWC

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July 1, 2018

20 kms road walk

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Sunday July 1st 2018

Sarnia Walking Club

Heritage Group Championships Race Seven

20 kilometres road walk

North Side Circuit, Guernsey

Donna close to Guernsey womens best time

On a warm humid morning Donna Allan walked to within a minute of the best time set by a Guernsey woman for the 20 kilometres distance. A good start by Donna on the eight lap circuit saw her go through 5 kilometres in just under 30 minutes and 10 kilometres in 60.28 and on pace to get close to the time of 2.02.16 set by Katrine Thomson ten years ago. Donna hit a bad patch moving through to the 15 kilometres point which saw her lose a valuable minute with a time of 92.15. Picking up the pace in the final quarter of the race she crossed the line in 2.03.07.

In the mens section it was seven wins out of seven starts for Stuart Le Noury as he walked to another easy win with his 1.52.07, after passing half way in 54.46. Third overall was Phil Lockwood in 2.19.31 with second woman home Olga Le Noury not far off her personal best time holding off Kevin Le Noury.

1 Stuart Le Noury M 1.52.07 (26.41, 54.46, 1.22.57)

2 Donna Allan W40 2.03.07 ( 29.58, 1.00.28, 1.32.15)

3 Phil Lockwood M45 2.19.31 (33.50, 1.08.50, 1.43.55)

4 Olga Le Noury W35 2.28.39 (35.46, 1,12.21)

5 Kevin Le Noury M60 2.30.10

DNF Rob Elliott M55 12.5 kms (1.07.26 10 kms)

DNF Mick Le Sauvage M75 10 kms (1.18.04)

DNF Peter Beckerleg M55 10 kms (1.18.04)

Handicap

1 D Allan (27.00) 2.30.07, 2 S Le Noury (43.00) 2.35.07, 3 O Le Noury (10.00) 2.38.39, 4 P Lockwood ( 20.00) 2.39.31, 5 K Le Noury (11.00) 2.40.10.

Rob Elliott for SWC 

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