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RUGBY ROUND-UP: Ivybridge run in six tries against Cullompton in latest pre-season game
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RUGBY ROUND-UP: Ivybridge run in six tries against Cullompton in latest pre-season game

IVYBRIDGE player-coach Lewis Paterson has been pleased with his side’s run-outs against Devonport Services and Cullompton. The Bridgers overcame Services 24-14 on Thursday evening before triumphing 40-12 over South West One club Cullompton at Cross-in-Hand on Saturday. Saturday’s match was tight in the first half, with Ivybridge going in at the break 14-5 up, but … Continue reading

RUGBY PREVIEWS: Tavistock expecting tough test against Old Techs at Weston Mill
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RUGBY PREVIEWS: Tavistock expecting tough test against Old Techs at Weston Mill

TAVISTOCK coach Hammy Kerswill is expecting his team to be thoroughly tested on Saturday when they make the trip to Weston Mill to take on Devon One side Old Techs (3pm). Cornwall/Devon club Tavistock put up a good show against higher league Brixham and Devonport Services last weekend, but know they will face a different … Continue reading

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

Plymstock Albion Oaks and Ivybridge secure hard-earned pre-season derby wins
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Plymstock Albion Oaks and Ivybridge secure hard-earned pre-season derby wins

FOUR of the region’s rugby clubs continued their preparations for the new season on Thursday evening. At Cross-in-Hand, Ivybridge overcame Devonport Services 24-14, while at Horsham Fields, Plymstock Albion Oaks edged out Tamar Saracens 15-5 in a tight contest. South West Premier side Ivybridge went 12-0 up in the first half, but Western Counties West … 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

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