ATHLETICS: Bee wins South West Championships and moves to the top of UK rankings
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ATHLETICS: Bee wins South West Championships and moves to the top of UK rankings

CITY of Plymouth’s Emily Bee triumphed at the South West Schools’ Combined Events Championships in Yeovil – and in the process moved to the top of the UK under-17 heptathlon rankings. Bee broke the intermediate girls’ championship record with a stunning performance over the two days. She scored 4,763 points, which not only puts her … Continue reading

Rahman helps inspire Mariners to victory over Taunton Muskets at Central Park
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Rahman helps inspire Mariners to victory over Taunton Muskets at Central Park

PLYMOUTH Mariners claimed another South West Baseball League victory with a 26-11 success over Taunton Muskets at Central Park. The lead changed hands a number of times before the Mariners took the lead for good in the seventh innings. Kaz Rahman was crucial in their victory, collecting four hits in five. He singled in the … Continue reading

Plymouth Leander’s Proud wins two medals at Sette Colli International in Rome
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Plymouth Leander’s Proud wins two medals at Sette Colli International in Rome

PLYMOUTH Leander’s Ben Proud continued his build-up for next month’s World Aquatic Championships by winning two medals at the Sette Colli International in Rome. Proud took silver in the men’s 50m freestyle final and then added a bronze in the 50m butterfly. The 22-year-old was up against many of the swimmers who will be his … Continue reading

GALLERY: Region’s athletes impress at Torbay Half Marathon
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GALLERY: Region’s athletes impress at Torbay Half Marathon

ATHLETES from Plymstock Road Runners, Erme Valley Harriers, Tavistock, Plymouth Harriers and Tamar Trotters claimed honours at the Torbay Half Marathon on Sunday. The popular event saw more than 1,500 runners complete the 13.1-mile course, with many from clubs in the Plymouth and district region. Exmouth’s Tom Merson won the race in 1:10.51, with his … Continue reading

Teenage city darts star Kay wins his first national title
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Teenage city darts star Kay wins his first national title

YOUNG Plymouth darts star Keelan Kay has continued his impressive year by winning his first national title. Kay was crowned England Open boys’ champion at Chichester with victory over Sussex’s Alex Gurr. The Plymouth Studio School pupil produced a dominant performance in the final, which was shown live on TV, beating Gurr 5-0. He had … Continue reading

Plymouth’s Pillage all set for European Junior Championships in Barcelona
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Plymouth’s Pillage all set for European Junior Championships in Barcelona

PLYMOUTH modern pentathlete Myles Pillage is preparing to make his debut at the European Junior Championships in Spain. The 19-year-old former Plymouth College pupil is part of a seven-strong Great Britain team that will take part in the event that starts on Sunday in Barcelona. Although Pillage has not competed before at the championships, he … Continue reading