ATHLETICS ROUND-UP: Success for Plymouth Harriers at Dartmoor Vale races
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ATHLETICS ROUND-UP: Success for Plymouth Harriers at Dartmoor Vale races

PLYMOUTH Harriers athletes enjoyed success at the Dartmoor Vale races on Sunday. Alex Peyton-Jones took second place behind Teignbridge’s Tim Pratt in the half marathon in a time of 1:19.07. Peyton-Jones’ team-mate Lutie Akinci was second women in the same race in a time of 1:30.04, finishing behind Sidmouth’s Kirsteen Welch. Another Harrier, Andrew Marshall, … Continue reading

Flyers’ Allen and Andrews impress at latest South West Cycle Cross Series event
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Flyers’ Allen and Andrews impress at latest South West Cycle Cross Series event

PILGRIM Flyers’ Oliver Allen impressed at the latest South West Cycle Cross event held in cold conditions at Coxleigh Barton, near Barnstaple, on Sunday. Allen and Mid-Devon’s Tristan Davies have been enjoying a great battle this season in the junior category of the series. Davies had claimed victory the week before at Escot, but Allen … Continue reading

Plymouth Diving return with a host of medals from the Irish Open in Dublin
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Plymouth Diving return with a host of medals from the Irish Open in Dublin

PLYMOUTH Diving enjoyed a highly-successful trip to Dublin to compete in Irish Open Championships at the weekend. The Life Centre-based club returned home with a staggering 28 medals across all the different age categories. Leading the way was Oliver Heath who dominated the boys’ E2/D section by winning three golds in the platform, one-metre and … Continue reading

GALLERY: Andrews retains Tavy 7 title with strong run in windy conditions
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GALLERY: Andrews retains Tavy 7 title with strong run in windy conditions

JORDAN ANDREWS retained the Tavy 7 title on Sunday morning in cold and windy conditions on Dartmoor. The Tavistock Run Project athlete (pictured top) won by more than two minutes, finishing in a time of 39 minutes and 10 seconds. Second home was Thomas Brogden in 41.34, with Andrew’s young Run Project team-mate Edward Smart … Continue reading

Jones given the all-clear after scare following Argyle’s League Cup win at Southampton
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Jones given the all-clear after scare following Argyle’s League Cup win at Southampton

PLYMOUTH Argyle Ladies progressed into the third round of the National League Cup with a 3-1 away victory at Southampton. The Pilgrims were also delighted that teenager Jessica Jones (pictured top scoring) was declared fit to travel home after collapsing at the end of the match and being taken to hospital. The alarm was raised … Continue reading

Tavistock’s Lake wins second European medal in Ibiza
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Tavistock’s Lake wins second European medal in Ibiza

TAVISTOCK athlete Sam Lake has won a second European medal within the space of a week. A few days ago, Lake claimed silver in the women’s 40-44 age group at ETU Aquathlon Championships in Ibiza. She then backed that up by winning bronze in the same age group at the ETU Middle Distance Triathlon Championships, … Continue reading