Plymouth Leander and Mount Kelly take gold and silver in men’s relay at National Winter Meet
Aquatics

Plymouth Leander and Mount Kelly take gold and silver in men’s relay at National Winter Meet

PLYMOUTH Leander and Mount Kelly enjoyed a great battle in the final of the men’s 4x100m freestyle relay on the second day of the National Winter Meet in Sheffield. Leander ended up as national champions, with Mount Kelly, who had qualified for the final fastest, taking second at Ponds Forge. Third place went to Hatfield. … Continue reading

It’s third time lucky for Watling in Armada Winter 3k Series
Athletics

It’s third time lucky for Watling in Armada Winter 3k Series

IT was third time lucky for Plymouth University student Dan Watling in the 2017/18 Armada Winter 3k Series. Having finished as runner-up in October and November, Watling managed to come home first in December’s run around Central Park which took place on Wednesday night. In horrible weather conditions, the Birchfield Harrier clocked 10 minutes and … Continue reading

Medals for Plymouth Leander and Mount Kelly on opening day of National Winter Meet
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Medals for Plymouth Leander and Mount Kelly on opening day of National Winter Meet

PLYMOUTH Leander and Mount Kelly College made medal-winning starts to the National Winter Meet in Sheffield on Wednesday night. Leander’s Laura Stephens (pictured top) became the national 100m butterfly champion with a 58.70 second swim at Ponds Forge.  Stephens, 18, was second overall in the final, but was only beaten by Canadian guest Rebecca Smith, … Continue reading

Devonport Royal’s Daly produces five-star showing at National Para-Swimming Champs
Aquatics

Devonport Royal’s Daly produces five-star showing at National Para-Swimming Champs

DEVONPORT Royal’s Abigail Daly returned home with a stunning five gold medals from the National Para-Swimming Disability Championships (25m) in Manchester. The event attracted more than 260 swimmers from across the country, including Rio Paralympic stars Ellie Robinson and Jessica-Jane Applegate. Mount Kelly’s Lily Macleod and William Perry also claimed multiple titles, while there were … Continue reading

Arnott named in England team for 2018 Commonwealth Games
Athletics

Arnott named in England team for 2018 Commonwealth Games

CITY of Plymouth’s James Arnott will compete at April’s Commonwealth Games. Arnott will join his club colleague David King in Australia after being named as part of Team England’s 18-strong para-athlete squad. The 20-year-old, who has limited movement in his left shoulder due to Erbs Palsy, will run in the T47 100m at the Gold … Continue reading

Saltash’s Barry Russell claims his first World Billiards trophy in last ranking event of the year
Other sport

Saltash’s Barry Russell claims his first World Billiards trophy in last ranking event of the year

SALTASH’S Barry Russell picked up his first trophy on the World Billiards circuit by winning the Challenge Cup at the recent LITEtask British Open. It was only the second World Billiards event he has played in, having joined the circuit this year after returning to the game following a 10-year absence. Russell was one of … Continue reading