Saltash secure promotion with big victory away at Tavistock
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Saltash secure promotion with big victory away at Tavistock

SALTASH secured promotion back to Western Counties West on Wednesday night by hammering Tavistock 78-0 at Sandy Park. The five points the Ashes picked up guarantees them a top two finish in the Cornwall/Devon League, along with Wellington. Wellington look favourites to win the title. They just need one point from their home game with … Continue reading

Mayflower Offshore Rowing Club enjoy successful Breakwater Bash Regatta
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Mayflower Offshore Rowing Club enjoy successful Breakwater Bash Regatta

MAYFLOWER Offshore Rowing Club enjoyed success at their annual Breakwater Bash Regatta. The event was attended by Exmouth RC, Teign Scullers, Welsh Sea Rowing Association and single scullers from Dorset. The host club were in top form, winning three out of the four races and coming second in the other. Their ladies’, men’s and mixed … Continue reading

Services hope to kick-off big week with success in Lockie Cup and Ellis Trophy
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Services hope to kick-off big week with success in Lockie Cup and Ellis Trophy

DEVONPORT Services are hoping it will be a week to remember for the club with three finals within the space of four days. On Wednesday night at the Rectory, Services’ second team will play Cornwall/Devon League outfit Plymstock Albion Oaks in the final of the Lockie Cup (7.30pm). Ninety minutes before that prestigious event, Devonport’s … Continue reading

Pillage and Denton win medals at British Modern Tetrathlon Champs
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Pillage and Denton win medals at British Modern Tetrathlon Champs

PLYMOUTH’S Myles Pillage and Annabel Denton were among the medallists at the 2018 British Modern Tetrathlon Championships held at Bath. Pillage produced a dominant display to win the men’s event. He led from start to finish, with fellow junior athletes George Budden and Bradley Sutton taking silver and bronze. Pillage was the only athlete to … Continue reading

GALLERY: Athletes impress at first Devon Open Series event held at Brickfields
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GALLERY: Athletes impress at first Devon Open Series event held at Brickfields

THE first Devon Open Series meeting of the season took place at Brickfields on Sunday. The event attracted athletes of all standards and ages from under-10s to veterans. The men’s 400m hurdles saw last year’s English Championship runner-up Matt Sumner take on European Masters medallist Neal Edwards. Summer eased to victory in his first run … Continue reading

Tamar Saracens hold successful under-12 festival at their Parkway ground
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Tamar Saracens hold successful under-12 festival at their Parkway ground

TAMAR Saracens youth section successfully hosted an under-12 festival at their Parkway ground on Sunday. The St George’s Festival has become an annual event since the Ernesettle-based club launched a junior section a couple of years ago. This year’s event featured teams from Plymstock Albion Oaks, Kingsbridge, Ivybridge, Devonport Services, Newton Abbot and host club … Continue reading

Leander show their strength to win back National Arena League Cup
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Leander show their strength to win back National Arena League Cup

PLYMOUTH Leander showed their strength in depth by convincingly winning the National Arena League Cup on Sunday at Cardiff. Leander finished more than 80 points ahead second-placed Guildford in the prestigious team event, which includes swimmers from under-12 through to seniors. It was the eighth time the Devon club had won the title since 2008, … Continue reading