RUGBY REPORTS: Joy for Ivybridge, Techs, Sarries and Plym Vic, but agony for OPMs
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RUGBY REPORTS: Joy for Ivybridge, Techs, Sarries and Plym Vic, but agony for OPMs

IVYBRIDGE have moved up to 10th in the South West Premier League after an impressive 49-26 home win over fourth-placed Maidenhead on Saturday. The Bridgers had been annoyed that Maidenhead had complained about the postponement of the original match back in January due to a waterlogged pitch. Although Maidenhead were not awarded the win as … Continue reading

RUGBY PREVIEWS: It’s a crucial weekend for Ivybridge, Services, Techs, Sarries and OPMs
Rugby

RUGBY PREVIEWS: It’s a crucial weekend for Ivybridge, Services, Techs, Sarries and OPMs

IVYBRIDGE will be hoping they can move out of the relegation zone in the South West Premier League when they host Maidenhead at Cross-in-Hand on Saturday (2.30pm). The match should have been played on January 27 but, like nearly all other games in the area that day, was postponed due to a waterlogged pitch. Maidenhead, … Continue reading

Plymouth athlete King confirmed in GB squad for World Indoor Champs
Athletics

Plymouth athlete King confirmed in GB squad for World Indoor Champs

PLYMOUTH’S David King has been confirmed in Great Britain’s team for the World Indoor Athletics Championships which will be held in Birmingham at the start of March. As expected, King joins British champion Andy Pozzi in the men’s 60m hurdles event. The pair finished first and second at last weekend’s trials and were the only … Continue reading

Plymouth fencers selected to travel to Russia for Cadet European Champs
Other sport / School sport

Plymouth fencers selected to travel to Russia for Cadet European Champs

THREE Plymouth Fencing Club members will represent Great Britain at the 2018 Cadet European Championships in Russia at the start of next month. Ben Andrews, Taylor Foxwell-Moss and Steve Macpherson have all been named in the epee team that will compete in Sochi. The competition runs from March 2 to March 11, with the athletes … Continue reading

Age group records broken at February’s Tavy 5kool Run
Athletics

Age group records broken at February’s Tavy 5kool Run

JOHN PORTER and Natasha Farrington broke age group course records on their way to second-placed finishes in February’s Tavy 5kool Run. Plymouth Harriers’ over-45 veteran Porter enjoyed a good battle with Royal Navy runner Bart Thomas in Saturday’s event. Thomas had finished second in Wednesday’s Armada Winter 3k Series run, but he took victory at … Continue reading

Marjon student Fannon medals at BUCS Swimming Championships in Sheffield
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Marjon student Fannon medals at BUCS Swimming Championships in Sheffield

PLYMOUTH Leander swimmer Tom Fannon won a silver medal at the BUCS Swimming Championships in Sheffield at the weekend. The Marjon student medalled in his favourite 50m freestyle event at Ponds Forge. He was only beaten by his international team-mate David Cumberlidge. Both athletes will be part of the England swimming team at April’s Commonwealth … Continue reading