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Kent athletes earn Rio spots

Adam Gemili Picture: Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

26 June 2016

All the action from Birmingham as Kent athletes Adam Gemili, Jack Green and Dina Asher-Smith earn TeamGB places at Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Green flashes to best time in four years

Jack Green. Picture: Barry Goodwin

13 June 2016

Jack Green’s resurgence ahead of Rio continues apace and IPC European Championship medal for Stephen Osborne but dismay for Adam Gemili in 200m return

Ransley bound for Rio

Tom Ransley. Picture: Naomi Baker

09 June 2016

Tom Ransley is confirmed as a double Olympian after being chosen to row for TeamGB at Rio Olympics.

Even more to come from annoyed Clay

Bobby Clay Picture: Mark Shearman/British Athletics

09 June 2016

Despite smashing her PB at the Diamond League, Invicta East Kent AC star Bobby Clay claimed she was annoyed she has not been running faster.

Green sets the pace

Jack Green Picture: Barry Goodwin

07 June 2016

Hythe's Jack Green sets Olympic qualifying time for the second time in three days.

Bosworth off to Rio

Tom Bosworth. Picture: Ian Byers

06 June 2016

After securing a place at the Rio 2016 Olympics, Kent race walker Tom Bosworth said his overriding emption was one of relief.

Bobby diamond dazzler

Bobby Clay Picture: Mark Shearman/British Athletics

02 June 2016

After being invited to run in the Diamond League, Bobby Clay is putting no limits on how far her fine form might take her this summer.

Record-breaking Bosworth eyeing Rio

Tom Bosworth became the first British racewalker to break the 11-minute barrier indoors at 3,000m Picture: Stephen Pond/British Athletics

02 March 2016

Tom Bosworth won the National Indoor 3,000m race walk by more than two minutes at Sheffield and immediately turned his thoughts to the Rio Olympics.

Kent County Cross-Country Championships - in pictures

The action gets under way in the under-15 boys' race, one of eight categories at the 2016 Kent County Cross-Country Championships

11 January 2016

Pictures from Brands Hatch as eight age groups hit their stride for the 2016 Kent County Cross-Country Championships

Turkey Run picture special

11 December 2015

Check out our picture gallery from Maidstone Harriers' Turkey Run.

Kent athletes get Euro call

Tonbridge's Chris Olley. Picture: Mark Hookway

01 December 2015

Four Kent runners will be in the GB team for the European Cross Country Championships next week.

'We're one big family'

Jenny Baldock and Johanna and Darren Bridge - the brains behind Rebel Runners Medway. Picture: Steve Crispe

23 November 2015

Special focus on a Medway-based running club who are making waves in the athletics world.

Bobby on course for more Euro success

Bobby Clay Picture: Mark Shearman/British Athletics

19 November 2015

As her stellar 2015 draws to a close, Bobby Clay has more European glory in her sights after entering an exciting new chapter in her career.

Clay proves class in top field

Bobby Clay Picture: Gary Browne

17 September 2015

Bobby Clay claims she did not feel out of her depth after producing a stunning run against some of the world’s leading distance runners.

Asher-Smith fifth in Beijing

Dina Asher-Smith broke the British 200m record at the World Athletics Championships

28 August 2015

Kent's Dina Asher-Smith broke the British record in the 200m final at the World Athletics Championships.

Kent athlete gets Rio ticket

Meopham's Kate French is heading to Rio Picture: Steve Ballinger

25 August 2015

A Kent athlete has booked her place at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro next year.

Injury blow for Green

Jack Green Picture: Barry Goodwin

21 August 2015

Jack Green has been forced to withdraw from the World Athletics Championships.

Milham and Oni reach the gold standard

Medway and Maidstone's Emily Featherstone in long jump action at the South of England Young Athletes Championships Picture: Gary Browne

19 August 2015

M&M duo reach top step with wins at the annual South of England Young Athletes’ Championships.

Gemili to miss Worlds

Adam Gemili Picture: Gareth Copley

18 August 2015

Sprinter Adam Gemili withdrawn on medical grounds from the Great Britain squad for this month's World Athletics Championships.

Dobriskey - 'I'll get back to my best'

Lisa Dobriskey in London 2012 1,500m Final action. Picture: Barry Goodwin.

05 August 2015

'Outsider' Lisa Dobriskey hopes a move to the US will help her return to her best in time to challenge for Olympic glory in Rio next summer.

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