Plymouth Albion conclude their pre-season preparations at Redruth
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Plymouth Albion conclude their pre-season preparations at Redruth

PLYMOUTH Albion will conclude their pre-season preparations on Saturday when they travel to National Two South side Redruth (3pm). Albion have so far eased to victories over Exmouth (62-5), Camborne (43-12) and Ivybridge (38-3). This weekend, though, is the last chance for new head coach Dan Parkes to make up his mind about who will … Continue reading

Time is running out to enter the popular Armada Autumn Trail run
Athletics

Time is running out to enter the popular Armada Autumn Trail run

THE popular Armada Autumn Trail run will take place on Sunday, September 11, at Newnham Park (10.30am). The eight-mile multi-terrain race was revived last year by the Armada Athletics Network and attracted more than 250 runners, with Tavistock’s Neil Barkell claiming victory. Many youngsters also took place in the one-mile adventure fun run. However, organisers … Continue reading

Plymouth Devils prepare for tough double-header against Somerset
Plymouth Devils

Plymouth Devils prepare for tough double-header against Somerset

PLYMOUTH Devils face one of their toughest tests of the season when they meet Somerset in a Premier League clash at the St Boniface Arena on Saturday evening (7.15pm). The Devils completed a league double over their West Country rivals last season and team manager Lee Trigger admits that Somerset will be looking to reverse those … Continue reading

Former Albion boss Dawe happy to work with a number of clubs this season
Plymouth Albion / Rugby

Former Albion boss Dawe happy to work with a number of clubs this season

FORMER Plymouth Albion boss Graham Dawe is planning to work with a number of clubs at various levels of the game this coming season. Dawe has agreed to continue the coaching coordinator role he has been doing at Brixham this summer for the foreseeable future, but Martin Worthington will remain as coach of the National … Continue reading

Edwards produces dominant display in final Southern Athletics League match
Athletics

Edwards produces dominant display in final Southern Athletics League match

CITY of Plymouth’s Jonathan Edwards dominated the throwing events at the final Southern Athletics League Division Two West match of the season at Perivale. The Wales international hammer thrower won his specialist event with a distance of 62.23m, but he also took victories in the shot putt, discus and javelin. He threw a personal best … Continue reading

Plymouth Corinthians rider Bray wins City Cycle Couriers’ 13-mile time trial
Cycling

Plymouth Corinthians rider Bray wins City Cycle Couriers’ 13-mile time trial

PLYMOUTH Corinthians’ Phil Bray took victory by just three seconds in the City Cycle Couriers’ 13-mile time trial in Cornwall on Sunday. The sporting course, which started at Antony, just outside Torpoint, saw riders travel into a headwind down the A374 towards Liskeard before making the return journey with the wind on their backs. Despite … Continue reading

Tuima kicks another conversion as England Under-20s claim second win over Canada
Rugby

Tuima kicks another conversion as England Under-20s claim second win over Canada

LAGI TUIMA was again on the scoresheet as England Under-20s beat Canada in the second of their three-match series at Nottingham. The 18-year-old Plymouth-based rugby player came on as a replacement and kicked a conversion, just like she had done last week on her England Under-20 debut against the same opponents. England had beaten Canada … Continue reading

Albion scrum-half Setter delighted to be back from horror injury in time for season start
Plymouth Albion / Rugby

Albion scrum-half Setter delighted to be back from horror injury in time for season start

CAMERON SETTER is delighted to have recovered from an horrific injury in time for the start of the new rugby season. The 23-year-old needed surgery after breaking and dislocating his lower leg in Albion’s final home match of last season against Hartpury College on April 23. The injury cast doubt on his rugby future with … Continue reading