Argaum, Services and Saracens all happy after 10s run-out in poor weather at Rectory
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Argaum, Services and Saracens all happy after 10s run-out in poor weather at Rectory

PLYMOUTH Argaum and host club Devonport Services both finished with unbeaten records from a 10s event at the Rectory on Friday night. Western Counties West outfit Services fielded two teams – Reds and Blues – and took on Cornwall/Devon League side Argaum and Devon One club Tamar Saracens. Services Blues drew 5-5 with Argaum in … Continue reading

Mount Kelly’s Dekker and Plymouth Leander’s Jackson claim medals in Sheffield
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Mount Kelly’s Dekker and Plymouth Leander’s Jackson claim medals in Sheffield

MOUNT Kelly’s Kaylee Dekker and Plymouth Leander’s Jessica Jackson both secured medals on the fourth day of the British Summer Swimming Championships in Sheffield. Dekker took victory in the 15 year-old girls’ 100m freestyle competition at Ponds Forge. She clocked 57.89 seconds to claim the title in a race that saw her Mount Kelly team-mate … Continue reading

Leander’s Proud eases into 50m freestyle final at World Championships
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Leander’s Proud eases into 50m freestyle final at World Championships

PLYMOUTH Leander’s Ben Proud comfortably booked his place in the final of the 50m freestyle event at the World Championships in Budapest on Friday evening. The new 50m butterfly world champion clocked 21.60 seconds to qualify joint third for Saturday’s prestigious ‘splash and dash’ medal showdown. Only American Caeleb Dressell (21.29) and Russian Vladimir Morozov … Continue reading

Plymouth’s Pillage named in GB squad for World Championships in Cairo
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Plymouth’s Pillage named in GB squad for World Championships in Cairo

PLYMOUTH modern pentathlete Myles Pillage has been named in Great Britain’s team for next month’s World Championships in Cairo. Pillage, who is still a junior, has just returned from the European Senior Championships, where he finished sixth with GB team-mate Jess Varley in the mixed relay and 11th with Bradley Sutton in the men’s relay. … Continue reading

Plymouth Diving’s Radcliffe to make England debut at Mediterranean Cup in Italy
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Plymouth Diving’s Radcliffe to make England debut at Mediterranean Cup in Italy

PLYMOUTH Diving’s Summer Radcliffe will make her England debut next month in Italy. The 12-year-old has been selected to compete for her country at the Mediterranean Cup in Bolzano. The competition will take place between August 4 and August 6 and the city youngster will take part in the Group C girls’ one-metre, three-metre and … Continue reading

Stephens wins two more medals on third day of British Summer Swimming Champs
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Stephens wins two more medals on third day of British Summer Swimming Champs

PLYMOUTH Leander’s Laura Stephens claimed two more medals on the third day of the British Summer Swimming Championships in Sheffield. Having won the 17/18 year-olds’ 50m butterfly title and taken a bronze in the 100m backstroke on Wednesday, Stephens added two silvers to her collection on Thursday. She took second in the 17/18 year-olds’ 200m … Continue reading

Plymouth Argaum confirm new captains ahead of 10s run-out at the Rectory
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Plymouth Argaum confirm new captains ahead of 10s run-out at the Rectory

PLYMOUTH Argaum have confirmed their new first team and club captains ahead of Friday night’s pre-season 10s outing at the Rectory. John Ireland will be the Cornwall/Devon League’s first team skipper for the 2017/18 campaign, with Calum Mills as his understudy, while Dan Smith has been appointed Argaum’s club captain. Ireland has proved his versatility … Continue reading