Plymouth pentathletes named in GB squad for Junior World Championships in Hungary
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Plymouth pentathletes named in GB squad for Junior World Championships in Hungary

PLYMOUTH modern pentathletes Kerenza Bryson and Myles Pillage will both represent Great Britain at next month’s Junior World Championships in Hungary. Pillage, 19, will compete at that event in the city of Szekesfehervar just days before heading to the Senior World Championships in Cairo. Plymouth Studio School’s Bryson, 18, has also competed for Great Britain … Continue reading

Tavistock’s Neale finishes strongly to win Six Moor Mile race on Dartmoor
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Tavistock’s Neale finishes strongly to win Six Moor Mile race on Dartmoor

TAVISTOCK’S Ben Neale edged out East Cornwall Harriers’ Marc Smerdon to claim victory in the Six Moor Miles race at Yelverton on Sunday. Neale pulled away in the closing stages to win by just four seconds in the off-road run on Dartmoor, which is organised by Plymouth Harriers. The Tavistock athlete clocked 39 minutes and … Continue reading

Sumner and Trigg wins medals at England Senior Championships at Bedford
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Sumner and Trigg wins medals at England Senior Championships at Bedford

CITY of Plymouth’s Matt Sumner and Erme Valley Harriers’ Sam Trigg both won medals at the England Athletics Senior and UK CAU Championships in Bedford. Sumner produced a sensational run to break his personal best that had stood for five years and picked up a silver medal in the men’s 400m hurdles. The Devon athlete … Continue reading

Plymouth Leander end British Summer Swimming Championships on a high
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Plymouth Leander end British Summer Swimming Championships on a high

PLYMOUTH Leander won three medals, including two gold, on the final day of the British Summer Swimming Championships in Sheffield. Laura Stephens continued her impressive championships by claiming the 17/18 year-old girls’ 100m butterfly title. Stephens clocked 59.83 seconds to take victory and add to her medal haul in South Yorkshire. There was also a … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from Plymouth Harriers’ Six Moor Miles race
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GALLERY: Pictures from Plymouth Harriers’ Six Moor Miles race

THERE was a good turnout for the annual Six Moor Miles race on Dartmoor on Sunday. The popular event is hosted by Plymouth Harriers and sees runners complete approximately six miles around the picturesque surroundings of the Maristow Estate. The off-road race starts and finishes on Dartmoor at Yelverton. FULL REPORT AND RESULTS TO FOLLOW Continue reading

Leander and Mount Kelly enjoy relay success, while Stephens adds more medals to her collection
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Leander and Mount Kelly enjoy relay success, while Stephens adds more medals to her collection

PLYMOUTH Leander’s Laura Stephens added three more medals to her collection on the penultimate day of the British Swimming Championships in Sheffield. Stephens, who had already picked up four individual gongs, including one gold, earlier in the competition, bagged bronzes in the 17/18 year-old women’s 200m IM and 50m backstroke events and in the senior … Continue reading

Proud adds freestyle bronze to his butterfly gold at World Championships in Budapest
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Proud adds freestyle bronze to his butterfly gold at World Championships in Budapest

PLYMOUTH Leander’s Ben Proud added a second medal at the World Aquatic Championships in Budapest on Saturday evening. Five days after becoming world 50m butterfly champion, the 22-year-old former Plymouth College and Marjons student claimed bronze in the 50m freestyle final. Proud swam an impressive 21.43 seconds – just 0.11 off his lifetime best – … Continue reading