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  • Harriers in thick of Sutton action

    By Croydon Advertiser at 07:15 on 17/05/13
    PHOTO FINISH:  Members from Croydon Harriers performed well at the Sutton 10K last weekend
    CROYDON Harriers began their Lily B girls' league campaign with a solid runners-up finish at Sutton Arena last Saturday. In the six-club fixture, Guildford & Goldalming took the honours on 285 points, with Croydon on 240 well clear of Dorking & Mole Valley (132pts), Reigate (127pts), Hercules Wimbledon (89pts) and Fleet & Crockham (63pts). Croydon racked up five event maximums throughout the afternoon, and a further six...
  • Lawn Bowls - Free tuition

    By mand41 at 09:06 on 09/04/13
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    Ever wanted to learn to play bowls? Now is your chance.  Farnborough Bowling Club at Canterbury Road, GU14 6NW are running open days  on:  Saturday 20th & 27th April 10am to 2pm. Wed 24 April & 1st May 6.30pm to 8.30pm All you need to do is contact us on or fill in a Request Form and we'll do the rest. Bowls and all equipment supplied you just need some flat shoes. ...
  • Streatham-Croydon happy to take bonus point in defeat

    By Croydon Advertiser at 07:15 on 11/01/13
    SCORER:  Mike Jackson powers over for a Streatham-Croydon try in their 38-25 defeat last weekend
    IT WOULD have been the worst possible start to the new year if Streatham-Croydon had not scored in the final minutes of the second half to secure a fourth-try bonus point. Even then, it was a performance that suffered from a first half malaise which may have significantly dented Streatham's promotional aspirations. The first half began poorly for the home side and became progressively worse at its close. From the kick-off, Old...
  • Croydon sports clubs triumph at sports awards

    By Croydon Advertiser at 08:00 on 09/11/12
    YOUNG TEAM OF THE YEAR:  Croydon Amphibians' U15 stars Matt Helps, Mhari Nurthen, Ross James and Ellie Danielson collect their award alongside coaches Barry Danielson, Mickey Helps and Chris Martin
    THE cream of local sporting talent was celebrated at ESSN Media Sports Awards last week. Held at the Effingham Park Copthorne Hotel near Crawley on Thursday, sports stars young and old arrived for a Champagne reception before making their way into the large hospitality suite for a three-course meal. ESSN Media senior editor Glenn Ebrey and regional sports editor Glenn Garrett kicked off proceedings on stage with an overhead...
  • Harriers to make history

    By Croydon Advertiser at 07:15 on 24/08/12
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    ATHLETICS: Croydon Harriers' young athletes will make club history when they enter a mixed team in a national cup final at Manchester on Saturday, September 1. They are hoping in the afterglow of the Olympics that a generous local sponsor will meet the £1,000 cost of the coach that will take the boys and girls up at 5am on their big day, as costs of an overnight stay are prohibitive. The youngsters should be inspired by the...

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