GALLERY: Pictures from day one of the Plym Trail Autumn Marathon Weekend
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GALLERY: Pictures from day one of the Plym Trail Autumn Marathon Weekend

RUNNERS braved heavy rain on the opening day of the Plym Trail Autumn Marathon Weekend. The event sees two half marathons and two full marathons over two days from Clearbrook village on Dartmoor. All the races begin with an up and down run through Clearbrook village before joining the route 27 cycle path and heading … Continue reading

Plymouth billiards stars Brookshaw and Coumbe qualify for World Championships
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Plymouth billiards stars Brookshaw and Coumbe qualify for World Championships

PLYMOUTH billiards stars Steve Brookshaw and Chris Coumbe have both been invited to compete in the forthcoming LITEtask World Championships in Leeds. The city pair will join a top class international field at the Northern Snooker Centre for the event which takes place from October 21 to November 1. Players from the UK, Ireland, India, … Continue reading

Plymouth’s Life Centre to host Britain’s top two diving events in 2018
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Plymouth’s Life Centre to host Britain’s top two diving events in 2018

THE two biggest diving events in the British calendar will once again be heading to Plymouth in 2018. The Life Centre will host both the British Diving Championship and the British Elite Junior Diving Championships. The senior event will take place on the weekend of January 26-28, while the top junior competition will be held … Continue reading

RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge aim to get off the mark at home, while Services prepare for big game
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RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge aim to get off the mark at home, while Services prepare for big game

AFTER back-to-back away wins Ivybridge will be hoping to get off the mark at home on Saturday when they host Hornets at Cross-in-Hand in the South West Premier League (2.30pm). The Bridgers have got their season on track again by beating Lydney and Newbury on their travels in the last two weeks after defeats to … Continue reading

Plymouth Swallows gymnast Stacey becomes South West champion
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Plymouth Swallows gymnast Stacey becomes South West champion

PLYMOUTH Swallows Gymnastics Club’s Ruby Stacey has become South West espoir champion. The 12-year-old took the title after gaining gold medals on the vault, bars and floor and a silver on the beam at the regional championships in Wiltshire. Her spectacular performance has resulted in her being selected for the South West team to compete … Continue reading

Athletes among the medals at Exeter Combined Events Open Meet
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Athletes among the medals at Exeter Combined Events Open Meet

YOUNG athletes from Tavistock, Erme Valley Harriers and City of Plymouth were among the medals at the Exeter Combined Events Open Meet. Tavistock’s Nicolas Maczugowski took second place in the under-11 boys’ competition with a total of 321 points. He clocked 13.12 for the hurdles, leaped 4.05m in the long jump, ran 9.19 seconds for … Continue reading