Plymouth Albion face waiting game over Australian full-back Ford
Plymouth Albion / Rugby

Plymouth Albion face waiting game over Australian full-back Ford

PLYMOUTH Albion are hoping Australian full-back Ethan Ford will not be out for too long with the ankle injury he suffered against Bedford Blues last Saturday. Ford was forced to leave the field midway through the first half after coming off worst from a last-gasp tackle to stop him scoring a try after making a … Continue reading

Organisers hope revived Autumn Trail run will be a success
Athletics

Organisers hope revived Autumn Trail run will be a success

ORGANISERS are hoping the new-look Autumn Trail run at Newnham Park will be a major success. The Armada Athletics Network have revived the previously popular eight-mile multi-terrain event which was successfully held for 10 years by Frank Elford Sports. This year’s event, made possible due to kind permission of the Cobbold Family at Newnham Estate, … Continue reading

Chesters hoping for another Albion run-out after comeback from surgery
Plymouth Albion / Rugby

Chesters hoping for another Albion run-out after comeback from surgery

ANDY CHESTERS is hoping he will get another chance to push his Plymouth Albion claims when the club entertain Newton Abbot on Friday night at Brickfields (7.30pm). The match will be Albion’s final warm-up fixture before they open their National One campaign against Richmond on September 5. Back-row forward Chesters, a signing from Launceston, has … Continue reading

Agony for Hulme in his opening race at World Junior Championships
Aquatics

Agony for Hulme in his opening race at World Junior Championships

PLYMOUTH Leander’s Joe Hulme could not have been closer to qualifying for the semi-finals of the 100m backstroke event at the World Junior Swimming Championships in Singapore. Hulme missed out by just one hundredth of a second in the first session of the championships this morning. He clocked a time of 56.14 seconds to be … Continue reading

Koteczky happy to be back in action for Plymouth Albion
Plymouth Albion / Rugby

Koteczky happy to be back in action for Plymouth Albion

AUSTRALIAN Marc Koteczky was happy to be back in a Plymouth Albion shirt on Saturday. The 25-year-old had not played since last season, having missed Albion’s trip to Jersey with a heel injury. But the utility back successfully came through nearly 60 minutes of Albion’s 45-18 defeat to Championship side Bedford Blues at the weekend. … Continue reading

Leander swimmers ready to take on world’s best in Singapore
Aquatics

Leander swimmers ready to take on world’s best in Singapore

PLYMOUTH Leander swimmers Joe Hulme, Tom Fannon and Laura Stephens will be looking for international glory this week when they compete for Great Britain at the fifth World Junior Championships in Singapore. The trio are part of a 12-strong British team competing at the event, which starts on Tuesday and runs through to Sunday. Hulme, … Continue reading