King ends successful season in Zagreb, while PBs fall at Exeter BMC Meet
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King ends successful season in Zagreb, while PBs fall at Exeter BMC Meet

PLYMOUTH international hurdler David King ended his 2017 season on Tuesday night at the IAAF World Challenge meet in Zagreb. King finished sixth in a strong 110m hurdles race, which was won by 2015 world champion Sergey Shubenkov in 13.12 seconds. American Devon Allen was second 13.19 seconds, with the rest of the field finding … Continue reading

City of Plymouth’s Shayea wins three medals at IPC event at Bedford
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City of Plymouth’s Shayea wins three medals at IPC event at Bedford

CITY of Plymouth’s Doaa Shayea picked up three medals at the England Athletics IPC event at Bedford at the weekend. The competition ran alongside the national under-15 and under-17 championships. Shayea finished second in the women’s 100m, 200m and 400m wheelchair events. She was only beaten by Ireland’s Shauna Bocquet. In the 100m, Shayea, a … Continue reading

GALLERY: Plymouth Harriers’ Andrews edges out Holland to win Peter Tavy Plod
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GALLERY: Plymouth Harriers’ Andrews edges out Holland to win Peter Tavy Plod

PLYMOUTH Harriers’ Jordan Andrews edged out former winner Adam Holland to claim victory in the annual Peter Tavy Plod on Bank Holiday Monday. Andrews finished 20 seconds ahead of record-breaking ultra runner Holland in boiling hot conditions at the Dartmoor village event. The Plymouth Harrier finished in 27 minutes and 22 seconds, with Holland, who … Continue reading

GALLERY: Bumper crowd attends annual Paul Lethbridge Memorial Game
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GALLERY: Bumper crowd attends annual Paul Lethbridge Memorial Game

A BUMPER crowd turned up at Tamar Saracens’ Parkway ground on Sunday for the annual Paul Lethbridge Memorial Game. The event is now in its fifth year and keeps getting bigger and bigger. The glorious weather at the weekend also helped pull in the numbers, with representatives from nearly all the Plymouth Combination clubs present. … Continue reading

Sullivan happy with how Plymouth Argaum have progressed over the summer
Rugby

Sullivan happy with how Plymouth Argaum have progressed over the summer

NEW Plymouth Argaum boss Mark Sullivan has been happy with how pre-season has gone at Bickleigh Down. Sullivan took over as Argaum’s director of rugby at the end of last season. He heads a new-look coaching team for the 2017/18 campaign that also includes Mark Albiston, Calum Mills and Tom Holliday. Sullivan is not making … Continue reading

Services come from behind to claim narrow win over Saltash at the Rectory
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Services come from behind to claim narrow win over Saltash at the Rectory

DEVONPORT Services came from behind to beat Saltash 12-10 in a competitive pre-season match at the Rectory on Friday evening. Both teams had players missing for their last warm-up match before their league campaigns get underway on September 2. Cornwall/Devon League side Saltash started the better and took a 10-0 lead at the break thanks … Continue reading

Erme Valley’s Trigg finishes 12th in triple jump at World University Games
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Erme Valley’s Trigg finishes 12th in triple jump at World University Games

ERME Valley Harriers’ Sam Trigg finished 12th in the triple jump at the World University Games in Chinese Taipei. Competing for Great Britain, Trigg booked his place in the final with a solid 15.61m in the qualification round. The former Ivybridge Community College pupil’s best for the season is 16.38m and he was looking to … Continue reading