Hercules Wimbledon AC Club News

May 12, 2017 04:19 PM

Allen Third in Seven day race

Hercules Wimbledon Athletic Club’s ultra long-distance runner Felix Allen is back in London after finishing third out of almost 80 competitors in the gruelling Sahara Race over seven days and covering 259 kilometres, writes Tom Pollak.   The 4 Des...

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April 05, 2017 04:06 PM

Running in the footsteps of Olympians

Competitors taking part in Sunday’s Hercules Wimbledon Young Athletes Open Meeting will be following in the footsteps of Olympic sprinters Adam Gemili and Dina Asher-Smith, writes Tom Pollak. Gemini and Asher-Smith both competed in the Hercules Wimbledon...

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March 16, 2017 04:42 PM

Young and old show good form

Hercules Wimbledon Athletic Club teenager Rebekah Riches ended her cross country season on a high when she lifted the individual under 15 girls trophy in the final Downs cross country league meeting on Epsom Downs on Sunday, writes Tom Pollak.   At the ...

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February 15, 2017 12:06 AM

Etienne tops outstanding day

Hercules Wimbledon Athletic Club enjoyed the most successful day in its 50 year history on Saturday, writes Tom Pollak. Sprinter Theo Etienne raced his way into next month’s European Indoor Championships with a stunning silver in the British trials in S...

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February 01, 2017 01:20 AM

Best HW performance for four decades

Hercules Wimbledon’s senior men’s cross country runners underlined their status as the champions of Surrey when they produced their best team effort for a generation in the South of England cross country championships at Parliament Hill Fields on S...

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January 26, 2017 11:32 PM

Hercules Wimbledon triumph on the thames

A quartet of Hercules Wimbledon athletes took to the water with some success when they won the men’s race in a rowing competition for the Franckeiss Cup on the River Thames at Teddington. Father and son Christopher and Peter Riches were the rowers ...

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January 12, 2017 12:06 AM

Hercules Wimbledon Retain Surrey Team Title

Despite missing two of last year’s championship-winning team, Hercules Wimbledon Athletic Club’s cross country runners proved their considerable depth in strength to retain their senior men’s team title at Lloyd Park, Croydon, on Saturday, wr...

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November 17, 2016 06:18 PM

Sprinter in GB Talent Squad

Hercules Wimbledon Athletic Club’s top young sprinter Rechmial Miller, who was Britain’s fastest under 20 100m performer this summer, has been included by British Athletics in a 32-strong “Futures Programme” squad, reports Tom Poll...

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September 20, 2016 10:55 PM

Hercules Wimbledon teenager is youngest Parkrun winner

Hercules Wimbledon Athletic Club teenager Henry Silverstein raced his way into the history books when he beat a 362-strong field to win the Wimbledon Common 5km parkrun for the first time on Saturday, smashing his personal best in the process, reports Tom Poll...

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September 13, 2016 07:49 PM

Gold medal winning treble

Hercules Wimbledon Athletic Club athletes posted a hat-trick of gold medal-winning performances at the second part of the Surrey track and field championships at the David Weir Leisure Centre, Sutton, over the weekend. It proved third time lucky for 3000m ste...

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