GALLERY: Pictures from the South West Cyclo-Cross Champs at Kelly College
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GALLERY: Pictures from the South West Cyclo-Cross Champs at Kelly College

THERE was a good turnout for the South West Cyclo-Cross Championships which were held at Mount Kelly College on Sunday. The event, hosted by Tavistock Wheelers, attracted entries from all around the region from under-eights to veterans. Conditions were perfect for the tough, hilly course around the historic Tavistock school. Results and full round-up to … Continue reading

Plymouth Leander finish ASA National Winter Meet on a high
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Plymouth Leander finish ASA National Winter Meet on a high

PLYMOUTH Leander ended the ASA National Winter Meet on a high. Edoardo Valsecchi and Jessica Jackson both won individual medals on the final day of the short course event in Sheffield. Valsecchi won championship gold in the men’s 50m butterfly in a new personal best time of 24.00 seconds. Russian Georgy Chernov touched first in … Continue reading

RUGBY ROUND-UP: Ivybridge leave it late to beat Salisbury, while Services win again
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RUGBY ROUND-UP: Ivybridge leave it late to beat Salisbury, while Services win again

IVYBRIDGE snatched victory from the jaws of defeat at struggling Salisbury on Saturday in National Three South West. The Bridgers were trailing going into the final few minutes but youngster Mitch Pinkus scored a late try, which his older brother, Billy, converted to secure them a 31-29 victory in Wiltshire. It didn’t look like it … Continue reading

Plymouth Leander win women’s freestyle relay medal on second day of ASA Winter Meet
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Plymouth Leander win women’s freestyle relay medal on second day of ASA Winter Meet

PLYMOUTH Leander added to their medal tally on the second day of the ASA Winter Meet in Sheffield. Leander took silver in the women’s 4x100m freestyle relay event on Friday evening. The Plymouth team, made up of Felicity Passon, Juliette Casini, Anita M’Cartney and Jessica Jackson, just missed out on gold, with City of Sheffield … Continue reading

RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge look to hit back on the road, while Services bid to stay top
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RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge look to hit back on the road, while Services bid to stay top

IVYBRIDGE will be hoping to end 2016 on a high on Saturday when they travel to Salisbury in National Three South West. The Bridgers head to Wiltshire trying to prevent back-to-back defeats for the first time this season. The Cross-in-Hand side suffered only their fourth loss of the campaign last weekend when they went down … Continue reading

Proud eases to victory on opening day of ASA Winter Meet in Sheffield
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Proud eases to victory on opening day of ASA Winter Meet in Sheffield

PLYMOUTH Leander’s Ben Proud eased to victory in the men’s 50m freestyle final on the opening day of the ASA National Winter Meet in Sheffield on Thursday. Double Commonwealth Games champion Proud, who finished fourth at this summer’s Olympic Games, clocked 21.23 seconds at the short course competition. Russian guest Georgy Chernov was second in … Continue reading

City of Plymouth Trampoline and Gymnastics Club end year on a high
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City of Plymouth Trampoline and Gymnastics Club end year on a high

CITY of Plymouth Trampoline and Gymnastics Club ended their year in style by returning with medals from the English Championships and the South West Trampoline Championships. The club had three individuals – Ben Miller, Evangeline Piper and Oscar Piper – qualify for the English Trampoline Championships which were held at Coventry’s Skydome Arena. Oscar Piper … Continue reading