Judo stars head to Germany with national squad
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Judo stars head to Germany with national squad

TALENTED judo stars Lewis Widdicombe and Max Gregory will head to Germany this weekend with the England squad. Ivybridge Community College pupil Widdicombe, 17, has been selected to compete at the Berlin European Judo Cup, which takes place on Friday and Saturday, before joining in a two-day national training camp. He is one of 15 … Continue reading

GALLERY: Region’s athletes impress at South West Inter-Counties Champs at Exeter
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GALLERY: Region’s athletes impress at South West Inter-Counties Champs at Exeter

THERE was plenty of success for the region’s athletes at the South West Inter-Counties Championships which were held at Exeter Arena on Sunday. City of Plymouth’s Nubia Evans-Shields and Tavistock’s Harry Tomlin both claimed two titles each, while there were also gold medals for Tavistock’s Emma Ryder, William White and Natasha Farrington and City of … Continue reading

Young Plymouth divers claim titles at National Skills Finals in Manchester
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Young Plymouth divers claim titles at National Skills Finals in Manchester

PLYMOUTH Diving claimed two titles and a runners-up spot at the National Skills Finals in Manchester at the weekend. Their gold medal performances came in the two youngest boys’ categories. Evan Walker took victory in the E boys’ event (8/9 years) by 11 points. His club colleague Will Heath just missed out on a medal … Continue reading

Bee produces stunning run to claim victory for England at SIAB International
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Bee produces stunning run to claim victory for England at SIAB International

CITY of Plymouth’s Emily Bee produced a tremendous run to claim victory at the SIAB International at Grangemouth in Scotland. Bee ran a new personal best and UK leading time of 11.02 seconds to win the 80m hurdles for England. She edged out her national team-mate Marcia Sey, who had won the English Schools’ title … Continue reading

Lewis confident Friend can successfully make the jump up to South West One
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Lewis confident Friend can successfully make the jump up to South West One

DEVONPORT Services coach Mike Lewis is looking forward to seeing Mark Friend trying to make his mark in South West One. Friend has signed for newly-promoted Services after spending years at Tavistock, where he came through their colts side. A number of clubs have been interested in Friend before, but he always stayed loyal to … Continue reading