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Plymouth pentathlete Pillage looking forward to gaining experience at senior World Champs in Cairo
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Plymouth pentathlete Pillage looking forward to gaining experience at senior World Champs in Cairo

TEENAGE modern pentathlete Myles Pillage is looking forward to gaining valuable experience at this month’s UIPM World Championships in Egypt. The Plymothian is part of a 10-strong British senior team which will compete in the biggest competition of the year. The 19-year-old will take part in the men’s relay event in Cairo with fellow youngster … Continue reading

Ivybridge happy to take on extra pre-season fixture against Services
Rugby

Ivybridge happy to take on extra pre-season fixture against Services

IVYBRIDGE coach Lewis Paterson was more than happy to add an extra match to their pre-season programme. The Bridgers will now take on Western Counties West side Devonport Services on Thursday evening at Cross-in-Hand (7.30pm) as well as Cullompton on Saturday (2.30pm). Services, who played Brixham and Tavistock in a three-way fixture last Saturday, were … Continue reading

Tavistock athlete Holland breaks records doing 10 marathons in 10 day in Italy
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Tavistock athlete Holland breaks records doing 10 marathons in 10 day in Italy

TAVISTOCK endurance athlete Adam Holland has added to his world record achievements at his first overseas 10 marathons in 10 days event. Running just one marathon is a major feat for most people, but incredibly Holland has now completed 10 marathons in 10 days nine times. He also ran seven marathons in seven days at … Continue reading

More high diving success for Plymouth teenager Heslop
Aquatics

More high diving success for Plymouth teenager Heslop

PLYMOUTH teenager Aidan Heslop enjoyed more high diving success at the weekend. The 15-year-old claimed victory at the iconic Kanal Bridge diving competition in Slovenia. Competitors leap from the town’s bridge, which is 17 metres high, and into the Soca River. Heslop was the youngest competitor in the event, which has been going since 1988, … Continue reading

Devonport Royal swimmer Daly impresses at GB National Summer Games
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Devonport Royal swimmer Daly impresses at GB National Summer Games

YOUNG Devonport Royal swimmer Abigail Daly returned home with a host of medals from the Special Olympics GB National Summer Games in Sheffield. Daly, competing for the South West, collected two golds and three silver medals from the championships at Ponds Forge. She also got the chance to meet and swim against four-time Olympic medallist … Continue reading

GALLERY: Devonport Services and Tavistock happy with their displays at Brixham
Rugby

GALLERY: Devonport Services and Tavistock happy with their displays at Brixham

DEVONPORT Services and Tavistock were both happy with their pre-season displays at Brixham on Saturday. The clubs played a three-way fixture with hosts Brixham at Astley Park. Each side played two 40-minute matches. Western Counties West outfit Services ended the day unbeaten. They impressively overcame Brixham 24-0 in the second match of the afternoon and … Continue reading