Plymouth Studio School pupils win national taekwondo titles in Crawley
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Plymouth Studio School pupils win national taekwondo titles in Crawley

PLYMOUTH Studio School students Tate Budge and Rhys Roffe scooped four gold medals and a silver between them at the recent UK International Taekwondo Federation (ITF) Championships in Crawley. Year 10 Roffey, who trains with Plymouth South Coast Martial Arts, put up a hard-fight to retain his national title in the under-16s sparring.  He also … Continue reading

Plymouth Triathlon Club enjoy success at Dartington Duathlon
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Plymouth Triathlon Club enjoy success at Dartington Duathlon

 PLYMOUTH Triathlon Club claimed four podium finishes and seven top 10 age category spots at the Dartington Duathlon on Sunday. Iron-distance stars George Prewett and Ken Holder were the club’s top two leading athletes home in the standard distance competition, which involved a 10k run followed by a 40k bike ride and then finish with … Continue reading

RUGBY ROUND-UP: Paterson marks his 100th appearance with a try as Ivybridge win
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RUGBY ROUND-UP: Paterson marks his 100th appearance with a try as Ivybridge win

PLAYER-COACH Lewis Paterson marked his 100th senior appearance for Ivybridge by scoring a try as they beat Bournemouth 35-10 at Cross-in-Hand in National Three South West. Paterson went over for Ivybridge’s fourth touch-down in a convincing performance as they bounced back from last weekend’s disappointing loss at Old Redcliffians. Their other try scorers were young … Continue reading

RUGBY PREVIEWS: Paterson hoping for memorable 100th appearance for Ivybridge
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RUGBY PREVIEWS: Paterson hoping for memorable 100th appearance for Ivybridge

LEWIS PATERSON is hoping his 100th senior appearance for Ivybridge will be a memorable one. Fourth-placed Ivybridge take on eighth-placed Bournemouth at Cross-in-Hand in National Three South West hoping to bounce back from last weekend’s disappointing 31-14 loss Old Redcliffians. It was only their second defeat of the season. Ivybridge were 9-0 up just after … Continue reading

Plymouth swimmer Proud wins another FINA World Cup medal at Tokyo leg
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Plymouth swimmer Proud wins another FINA World Cup medal at Tokyo leg

PLYMOUTH Leander’s Ben Proud was once again a FINA World Cup medal winner, this time at the Tokyo leg of the swimming series. Proud had already claimed podium places at the Singapore, Doha, Dubai, Beijing and Berlin legs, before winning silver in the 50m freestyle final in Japan on Wednesday. The University of St Mark … Continue reading