Bere Alston’s Hill smashes PB to take fourth place in Dartmoor Vale Marathon
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Bere Alston’s Hill smashes PB to take fourth place in Dartmoor Vale Marathon

BERE Alston Trekkers’ Steve Hill smashed his personal best to take fourth place in the Dartmoor Vale Marathon. Hill clocked three hours, one minute and 46 seconds to knock more than 20 minutes of his previous best time. He was second over-40 athlete home behind winner Adam Ramsden, who won the event in 2:44.08. In … Continue reading

Fisher named in strong Albion development team to face Taunton
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Fisher named in strong Albion development team to face Taunton

SOUTH African lock David Fisher will make his long-awaited return from injury tonight when Plymouth Albion’s development team travel to National Two South high-flyers Taunton (7.30pm). Summer arrival Fisher, 22, has yet to feature in National One after damaging his knee in Albion’s final pre-season match in August against Newton Abbot. But, as expected, he … Continue reading

Leander teenager England sets new British record at Manchester meet
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Leander teenager England sets new British record at Manchester meet

PLYMOUTH Leander’s 15-year-old Emma England set a new British short course age group record in the 50m freestyle event at the Manchester International Swim Meet. England finished second behind 23-year-old Rebecca Guy in Sunday night’s final in a time of 25.62 seconds. Her Leander team-mates Juliette Casini (26.23) and Anita M’Cartney (26.86) finished fourth and … Continue reading

GALLERY: Tamar Trotters’ Waumsley claims Tavy 7 title
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GALLERY: Tamar Trotters’ Waumsley claims Tavy 7 title

TAMAR Trotters’ Pete Waumsley claimed victory in the popular Tavy 7 on Sunday. In perfect running conditions on Dartmoor, Waumsley came home in a time of 40 minutes and 44 seconds to finish ahead of Bere Alston Trekkers’ Ben Neale and Erme Valley Harriers’ Allister Bristow. Neale clocked 41:31 to take second, with Bristow third … Continue reading

Proud shows his good form at Manchester International Swim Meet
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Proud shows his good form at Manchester International Swim Meet

PLYMOUTH Leander star Ben Proud showed good early season form on the opening day of the Manchester International Swim Meet. Double Commonwealth Games champion Proud claimed two gold medals on the first night of finals at the two-day short-course event. He powered to victory in the 50m freestyle final in a time of 21.60 seconds, … Continue reading