Argaum show their Christmas spirit with festive donation to Derriford Hospital
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Argaum show their Christmas spirit with festive donation to Derriford Hospital

CHILDREN who find themselves in Derriford Hospital on Christmas Day are likely to receive a gift courtesy of Plymouth Argaum RFC. The Cornwall/Devon League club have followed in the footsteps of many professional sports clubs and made a donation to their local hospital. They have presented Derriford’s children’s emergency department with 40 gifts for youngsters … Continue reading

Smart’s good form continues as he wins December’s Tavistock 5kool run
Athletics

Smart’s good form continues as he wins December’s Tavistock 5kool run

TEENAGER Oliver Smart continued his fine form as he claimed victory in December’s Tavistock 5kool Run. Smart was nearly 40 seconds ahead of his nearest rival, who was East Cornwall’s Marc Smerdon, and just one second off his own under-15 course record, which he set last month. The Tavistock AC athlete clocked 16.34 seconds, with … Continue reading

GALLERY: Tavistock Wheelers and Pilgrim Flyers enjoy success at penultimate round of South West Cyclo-Cross Series
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GALLERY: Tavistock Wheelers and Pilgrim Flyers enjoy success at penultimate round of South West Cyclo-Cross Series

TAVISTOCK Wheelers enjoyed plenty of success hosting round 11 of the South West Cyclo-Cross League. The event, the penultimate one in the series, had to be switched from Mount Kelly College to Okehampton, but Tavistock riders were still out in force and also in top form, picking up a host of top three placings. There … Continue reading

Stephens and Fannon shine as Plymouth Leander end National Winter Meet in style
Aquatics

Stephens and Fannon shine as Plymouth Leander end National Winter Meet in style

PLYMOUTH Leander enjoyed a stunning ending to the National Winter Meet in Sheffield on Sunday evening. The Life Centre-based club brought the five-day competition to a close by winning three senior gold medals. Laura Stephens and Tom Fannon both claimed individual titles and also swam Team England qualifying consideration times for April’s Commonwealth Games. Stephens, … Continue reading

Proud breaks British record to win freestyle silver at European Short Course Champs
Aquatics

Proud breaks British record to win freestyle silver at European Short Course Champs

BEN PROUD broke the British 50m freestyle record twice within two hours on the way to winning the silver medal at the European Short Course Championships in Copenhagen of Friday. The Plymouth Leander swimmer clocked 20.66 seconds in the final to finish second behind Russian Vladimir Morozov, who broke the championship record and was just … Continue reading