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Athletics

Canadian winner as more than 350 runners take on Freckleton Half Marathon

The UK’s oldest half-marathon had a new winner for its 54th running.

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Phoebe Roskell with brother Woody.

Hospital team take to muddy fun run to raise funds for Garstang girl Phoebe Roskell

Hospital staff are gearing up to take part in a 5km muddy run fun to raise money for Garstang girl Phoebe Roskell.
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Lara Newell of St Bede's in the long jump

Fylde and Wyre schools join forces for Combined Events athletics bonanza

The Combined Events extravaganza for Fylde and Wyre secondary schools was staged at Stanley Park.

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Winner Adam Sciacca (centre, in green) in the Promenade 10-mile race                                                          Picture: MICHAEL HALL

Adam's golden smiles in Blackpool Promenade 10-miler

Among Blackpool’s many attractions on a glorious bank holiday weekend was the annual Promenade 10-mile run.
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Ben Smith at Holy Family Primary School

Inspirational special guest opens Freckleton and Warton Running Club

A new running club has been formed on the Fylde coast and could hardly have invited a more inspirational figure along for its launch night.

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St John's Hospice Community Fundraiser Karen Crossley, St John's Fundraising Manager Jo Humphrey, Lisa Lodge of Vincents Solicitors and Booths Specialist Supervisor Lesley Blackburn.

The final countdown to Garstang's first ever colour dash is on

The countdown to the first ever Garstang Colour Dash this weekend is now on!
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Athletes in the inter-club race at Stanley Park'Picture: David Wood

Fylde coast junior athletes get season off to a fast start

Blackpool, Wyre and Fylde AC’s young athletes were among the competitors for the first Mid Lancs Track and Field meeting at Blackburn’s Witton Park.

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LISTED: Fleetwood 10k 2018 race times

The first Fleetwood race of the year took place amid glorious spring weather conditions with 400 or so towing the line on the outer promenade.

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The action at the Commonwealth Games gets underway in the early hours of Thursday morning UK time.

When are Lancashire's athletes in action for Team England at the Commonwealth Games?

A host of Lancashire stars across a range of sports are in action at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast in Australia.
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Head of Vincents Solicitors in Garstang, Lisa Lodge.  Photo: Martin Bostock.

Calls for business teams to give Garstang's Colour Dash a go

The headline sponsor of Garstang’s inaugural Colour Dash is calling on all local businesses to put on their running shoes and do their bit for charity.

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The run was won by Joseph Monk from Lancaster University running club with a time of 37 minutes and 28 seconds.

IN PICTURES: Galloping all the way around Garstang for a good cause

The club secretary of Garstang running club has given a huge thank you to all those that took part in the annual Garstang Gallop.

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The joint Under-15 boys and Under-17 womens race featuring James Smith, Danielle Whipp (523) and Max Swarbrick (2047)

Blackpool Wyre and Fylde athletes to the fore in cross country final

The staging of the final Mid Lancs Cross Country fixture of the season had been in doubt due to the atrocious weather last week.

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The Great North West Half-marathon

Great and the good in Fylde coast half-marathon spectacular

The February weather was unusually mild for the 29th running of the Great North West Half-Marathon on the Blackpool sea front.

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Action from the Wyre and Fylde Year 7 event

St Aidan's, Carr Hill and Thames schools win through to county athletics finals

The sportshall athletics season has continued at a cracking pace and last week the Year 7 pupils from Wyre and Fylde schools competed for places in the county finals.

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The gold-winning boys of KGJS

Golden glory for Kirkham Grammar at indoor athletics

Kirkham Grammar Junior School returned with a magnificent medal haul from the Association of Junior Independent Schools Indoor Athletics Championships at Wigan Indoor Arena.

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Putting their best foot forward in Stanley Park for the anniversary parkrun

Stepping out to celebrate first birthday of Blackpool parkrun

Parkrun celebrated its first birthday in Blackpool last  weekend.

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Wesham's Rob Danson leads the rest of the field

Wesham’s Danson leaves the rest trailing

Rob Danson (pictured) was a clear winner in the St Annes 10-Miler road race on Sunday.

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BWFAC's Emily Japp

More sprinting success for BWFAC’s Katy

Blackpool, Wyre and Fylde AC’s Katy Wyper is in a rich vein of form which continued with the Scottish Senior and Under-17 Championships at Glasgow’s Emirates Indoor Championships.

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Rob Danson

Wesham's Danson dominates St Annes Ten-mile race

Rob Danson of Wesham Road Runners defied a buffeting crosswind to win the St Annes Ten-mile Race.

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Wesham runner Paul Carter competing at Inskip

Weather was snow joke for Wesham runners

The Inskip Half Marathon was run on Sunday and the runners set off into half an hour of blizzards and driving snow.

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