Plymvalley Parkrun will celebrate fifth birthday on Saturday
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Plymvalley Parkrun will celebrate fifth birthday on Saturday

THE Plymvalley Parkrun will be celebrating its fifth birthday on Saturday. Organisers are hoping the event will attract more than 200 runners for the social 5k through Plymbridge Woods. To mark the milestone, runners are encouraged to turn up in fancy dress. The run will start in the meadow next to the Plymbridge National Trust … Continue reading

Torbay Triathlon success for Plymouth and Tavistock athletes
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Torbay Triathlon success for Plymouth and Tavistock athletes

PLYMOUTH and Tavistock athletes enjoyed plenty of success at the Torbay Triathlon on Sunday. Among the junior age group winners were Oliver Smart, Ella Kerswill and Matilda Riggott, while Dean Crow, Edward Smart, Ewan Warren, Mia Kerswill and Terry Harvey all claimed top three placings. Tavistock’s Oliver Smart secured victory in the tristar3 category. He … Continue reading

Bee and Harris set PBs to help Devon win heptathlon team title at English Schools’ Champs
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Bee and Harris set PBs to help Devon win heptathlon team title at English Schools’ Champs

CITY of Plymouth’s Emily Bee and Sammie Harris both set new personal bests as they helped Devon’s intermediate girls to team victory at the English Schools’ Combined Events Championships at Boston. The pair, who are in their first year of the age group, also claimed individual top 10 places in the heptathlon at the Lincolnshire … Continue reading

RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge and Devonport Services look to right wrongs
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RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge and Devonport Services look to right wrongs

IVYBRIDGE are hoping to kick-start their South West Premier season on Saturday away at Forest of Dean side Lydney. The Bridgers have been beaten by Dings Crusaders and Exmouth in their opening two games and have never won at Regentsholme before. But player-coach Lewis Paterson believes a tough trip to Gloucestershire could be just what … Continue reading

VIDEO & GALLERY: Devonport Royal enjoy a successful club championships at Life Centre
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VIDEO & GALLERY: Devonport Royal enjoy a successful club championships at Life Centre

DEVONPORT Royal Swimming Association held their annual club championships at the Life Centre this week. The competition was held over three days – Sunday, Monday and Wednesday evening. Sunday saw the middle distance events, Monday was sprint night, while the championship closed on Wednesday with the long distance races. Devonport Royal, founded in 1863, are … Continue reading

GALLERY: Muscott claims victory in final 2017 Armada Summer 5k Series run
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GALLERY: Muscott claims victory in final 2017 Armada Summer 5k Series run

MATT MUSCOTT claimed victory in the final 2017 Armada Summer 5k Series run at Saltram Park on Wednesday night. Muscott clocked 17 minutes and six seconds to finish 23 seconds ahead of Storm Plymouth’s Ross Perkins, who just edged out Plymouth Harriers’ Steve Fletcher for second place. Perkins clocked 17.29 minutes, with Fletcher just one … Continue reading