Fri 9 Jul 2010
Andrew Neighbour wins the Handicap, Finn McNally fastest Male and Aimee Billinton fastest female
Mike Collins takes Silver
Wed 7 Jul 2010
Mike Collins won the Silver medal in the M70 Long Jump category at the British Masters meet at Cardiff on 3rd July with a jump of 3m 46cm.
Sun 4 Jul 2010
Faye McClelland won Gold in theWomens T4 category at the European Paratri Championships in Athlone Ireland with Paul Thomas securing a Bronze in the Mens T3 category.
Phoenix Athletics and Triathlon Club now on Facebook
Sun 20 Jun 2010
Darryl Hards wins Seaford Half Marathon
Tue 8 Jun 2010
Daryll has been on the comeback trail for some time now and, after terrific runs at the Brighton half and full marathons this year, this win is well-deserved. It was a hot day and this hilly off-road course offers quite a challenge.
Vets win Silver in South Downs Way Relay
Mon 7 Jun 2010
Phoenix had three teams entered in the 100 mile relay from Eastbourne to Winchester. The Vets team managed an excellent second place to Stubbington Vets by seven and a half minutes - 11 hours 28 minutes and 31 seconds (fifth place out of 57 teams).
Lizzy Brama Wins at East Grinstead
Sun 30 May 2010
Friis – a jolly good fellow!
Tue 25 May 2010
Congratulations to Deb Friis and Dave Carter on the safe delivery of their son, Otis Frank Friis Carter. He was born 2 weeks early on Friday 21st May at 2:35pm and weighed 5lb 1oz. Deb was still running well into the pregnancy (as was Dave!)
Silver For Charlie
Sun 23 May 2010
Charlie Grice came 2nd in the 1000m final of the European Youth Olympics Selection meeting in Moscow and now qualifies to go forward to Singapore in August for the Youth Olympics.
Charlie in Moscow
Sat 22 May 2010
Charlie Grice completed part one of his job on Friday afternoon at the European Youth Olympic Qualifiers in Moscow when he won his 1000m heat in 2.24.56.
Reuben blazes a trail at Hove Park
Thu 6 May 2010
At the 5k park run in Hove Park on Saturday 1 May, newly registered junior Reuben Hoyte knocked 9 seconds off his PB to finish in a time of 19.59, an outstanding run considering he is still only 10 years old. Reuben is the son of
Our Man In Moscow
Tue 4 May 2010
This current generation of Phoenix Athletes is leading the charge for new standards in the club. Charlie Grice has just been selected for his first International vest.
Millfield BMC PB Classic
Tue 4 May 2010
Phoenix took 4 athletes down to the BMC PB Classic at Millfield near Glastonbury on Bank Holiday Monday. They all performed well with two PBs and two other solid and consistent performances.
Andy and Tom go sub-three in London
Mon 26 Apr 2010
Phoenix fielded just four runners this year (Brighton Marathon having attracted a good few). Andy Bone has been just outside that magic 3 hour mark for the last few years (3:02 in 2009) but having trained with single-minded
PBs at Hendon
Sun 25 Apr 2010
On Saturday 24th April a Phoenix squad travelled up to Hendon for some BMC 1500m races. PBs were recorded by Charlie Grice, Max Pickard, finn McNally and Will Durkin. Josh Guilmant and Flo Ray were both about 5 secs off their pbs.
New Manager for U13 boys
Sat 24 Apr 2010
Quenton Davis, father of Archie Davis (pictured) has taken over as manager of the U13 boys. This team has been pretty successful in recent years so a big thank you goes to Ian Reynolds, the previous incumbant. Quenton is very keen to raise the profile<
Faye McClelland wins in Uckfield
Fri 23 Apr 2010
In an excellent start to the season, Faye McClelland, one of the the 2010 Paratriathlon Performance squad competed in and won her first Triathlon of 2010
Brighton Marathon a success.
Tue 20 Apr 2010
Great weather, great organisation, great support. The inaugural Brighton Marathon was a success beyond most people's expectation. And Phoenix featured large on the day. Second claim member, Tom Naylor was, with Tim Hutchins, the event organiser –
Wed 10 Mar 2010
Phoenix is well represented in the Sussex teams running at the inter-county Cross country championships in Birmingham on the 13th March and at the English schools championships in Manchester the following weekend.
Tim Bayley makes the British team for Doha
Mon 8 Mar 2010
Tim Bayley had to wait for an agonising 48 hours after his amazing run at the Aviva Grand Prix meeting in Birmingham for comfirmation of his place in the 1500 metres in the World Indoor Championships in Doha on 11/14 March.
Mike Whyte posts sub-3 at Barcelona
Mon 8 Mar 2010
Vet, Mike Whyte has set the pace for all those in the club hoping to run under three hours in the spring marathons. Coming off the back of 1:23 at the Beacon Half in February, he knocked an extraordinary 11 minutes off his marathon pb to record 2:57:11
Success at Frosty Aquathlon
Sun 7 Mar 2010
At this year's Frosty Aquathlon held on a
Sussex Grand Prix Results announced
Mon 8 Feb 2010
The Sussex Grand Prix results for 2009 have just been published. Given a somewhat patchy involvement by Phoenix athletes we haven't done too badly. In the team competition we came 8th out of the twenty Sussex teams involved. In category terms this was<
Phoenix Athletes Indoors
Sun 7 Feb 2010
The weekend of 6th and 7th of February proved a good one for two of Phoenix's indoor stars.
Club Awards Night
Fri 5 Feb 2010
Having been postponed a few times because of winter weather, the Club Annual Rewards Ceremony took place on Wednesday 3 February at a rainswept Withdean Stadium. It was good to see quite a few newer faces among the winners.
Sussex XC champs: Gold sun, silver frost, bronze medals
Mon 4 Jan 2010
The turn out of seniors was terrific, with A and B teams scoring for both the men's and women's races. In brilliantly sunny but freezing conditions we did well to take bronze team medals in both events.
Finn McNally wins Boxing Day race
Mon 28 Dec 2009
Finn McNallywho is only in his first year as an Under 20 athlete, became one of the youngest ever winners of the annual Boxing Day race inBrighton's Preston Park.
James wins the Hove Park 5K
Thu 10 Dec 2009
James Miles has come second on three occasions in the Hove Park 5K time trials, but on Saturday 5 December he ran a hugely commited race to win the event. Martin Bean and Howard Bristow from Brighton and Hove AC pushed him all the way, with Martin taki
'Silver Foxes' retain gold at Masters XC Champs
Mon 7 Dec 2009
The over 60s men's team (aka Silver Foxes) were defending champions at the Sussex Masters XC Champs at Denne Park on Sunday 6 December. That they did so with a thumping 16 point lead over silver-placed Brighton and Hove was down to a fine run by Andrew
Phoenix Success in Paratriathlon Ranking Series
Fri 20 Nov 2009
Congratulations to Faye McClelland for winning her category an
Phoenix triumph at Preston Park Races
Tue 10 Nov 2009
The weather may have been appalling, leading to reduced numbers on the day but the racing was good and Phoenix notched up considerable success. Josh Guilmant took the men's race with a thrilling finish against Chichester's James Baker. Erica Martin led
Nigel Herron 2nd in Duathlon Rankings
Wed 21 Oct 2009
Well done to Nigel Herron for his 2nd
Phoenix Ladies go Long....
Fri 16 Oct 2009
October has seen two of our ladies taking on the challenge of ironman racing. Rachel Bibby was in action in Barcelona on the 4th while Lizzy Brama was in Hawaii for the World Championships on the 10th.
Phoenix Women win Cross Country Relay Champs
Mon 5 Oct 2009
Phoenix women entered an unprecedented four teams for the Sussex Cross Country Relay Championships and were rewarded with victory for the A team. Erica Martin came home in the lead after leg 1 only for Horsham Blue Stars to take over the lead on the se
Sophie Coleman â€“ World Junior Duathlon Champion
Wed 30 Sep 2009
Sophie Coleman and Vicky Graves have continued British Triathlon’s summer of success winning gold and silver respectively at the Junior Women’s 2009 Concord ITU Duathlon World Championships held in Concord, North Carolina on 26 September
Senior Men excel at South of England Road Relay Champs
Mon 28 Sep 2009
The senior men put together pretty much their best team for this prestigious event A devastating first leg by Pat Davoren (18:58) and an equally impressive last leg (19:10) by Josh Guilmant bookended fine runs by the rest of the team. They were rewarde
Tim Bayley Breaks 4 mins for the Mile
Mon 28 Sep 2009
On Saturday 26th September Tim Bayley broke 4 mins for the first time
Josh Guilmant takes 5K time trial record
Thu 3 Sep 2009
On Saturday 29th August, Josh ran 15:08 to take the top spot in the all-time Hove Park 5K time trial records. This eclipses Ben Warren’s long-standing time by 4 seconds and knocks 14 seconds off Josh’s pb on this course. What made
Gold medal for Faye McClelland
Sun 16 Aug 2009
Faye won the T4 event at the Hyde Park Paratriathlon on Saturday 15th August which is a showcase event for the 2012 ParaOlympics with the largest ever field for a ParaTriathlon in Europe. Fayes time of 41.38 was the fastest of the womens catego
Josh consolidates lead in Sussex 5k rankings
Tue 28 Jul 2009
Josh Guilmant travelled all the way to Stretford track Manchester on Saturday 25 July to compete in a paced 5k race and recorded a massive pb which keeps him firmly at the top of this year's Sussex rankings.
Record turnout for the Blackcap Handicap
Fri 26 Jun 2009
The annual Phoenix Blackcap handicap was held on the most perfect of Downland evenings (see attached photos) and attracted a record 35 athletes for this 5mile run. Thanks are due to Liz Halliday for a splendid piece of organisation and to J
Southern U20 & Senior Champs
Tue 23 Jun 2009
At last weekends South Of England track and Field Champs Phoenix had a small group of athletes who on the whole performed very well. Top of the bunch was Pat Davoren ( pictured in his race ) who
Phive K Phoenix
Sun 21 Jun 2009
There must have been something in the air at the Hove Park 5k time trial on Saturday 20 June. No fewer than 5 Phoenix runners recorded pbs by substantial margins. For the icing on the cake Dave Carter won the event, which had a record
South Downs Way Relay 2009
Mon 8 Jun 2009
A fantastic day out... Phoenix had three teams running on a good day for racing with a light wind helping and cool conditions a number of Phoenix records were broken and many others challenged.
Tim Bayley Video
Wed 27 May 2009
Tim Bayley is still putting up good performances in the US and is still proudly wearing the Phoenix vest. Recent marks include two 1:48 800ms and a second place in the Puma Mile in 4:02. If you go to the link below you can see a video of Tim running …
Club Record For Sophie
Wed 27 May 2009
At the Sussex Track and Field Championships in May Sophie Coleman broke Bridgit Smyth's U20 Club and Sussex record for 3000m when she won the County Champs in 9.27.9. This time is a qualifying time for this years European Junior Championships and curre
Charlie Grice outpaces Steve Ovett at Brighton Schools
Tue 26 May 2009
Charlie Grice has had an amazing week. On Wednesday 20 May at the Brighton Schools Championship he set a new record time of 1:58 for the intermediate boys 800m. To put this in perspective this eclipses the time set by Steve Ovett at the same age and su
Another Phoenix Triathlete Qualifies for Australia
Mon 25 May 2009
Saturday's Little Beaver Triathlon saw Malcolm Hughes qualify for GB Team.
New Tri Gear Designs on Show
Fri 22 May 2009
The impending orders for new tri gear should look something like this (these are the designs we submitted) When the suppliers proofs are ready we will show those here.
Phoenix Athletes Qualify for Age Group World Triathlon Champs
Wed 13 May 2009
Tim Woodman and Debbie Evers qualify for the GB team going to Australia in September.