City of Plymouth Gymnastics Club enjoy success at English Championships in Sheffield
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City of Plymouth Gymnastics Club enjoy success at English Championships in Sheffield

City of Plymouth Gymnastics enjoyed a successful trip to the 2018 English Trampoline & DMT Championships in Sheffield. The Notre Dame-based club had their biggest qualification for the finals and returned home with a number of medals and top 10 finishes. Coach Danny Anstey said:  “The event is becoming a significant part of Plymouth’s season … Continue reading

Denton eyes more success in the future after Youth Olympic Games experience
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Denton eyes more success in the future after Youth Olympic Games experience

PLYMOUTH pentathlete Annabel Denton is hoping she will have a ‘great future’ ahead of her after impressing at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires. Denton concluded her campaign in Argentina on Tuesday night by finishing fifth in the international mixed relay alongside China’s Zhonghao Zhao. That followed on from the 15-year-old Plymouth College pupil … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from the second round of the Newnham Bark Series
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GALLERY: Pictures from the second round of the Newnham Bark Series

COMPETITORS had to brave heavy rain at the second round of the Newnham Bark Series on Sunday morning. The event at Plympton’s Newnham Park saw athletes and their doges competing at cani-cross, bikejoring and scooter racing. Running and cycling events with dogs are on the increase around the world. Great Britain international Laura Muir, a … Continue reading

Argyle Ladies left frustrated after cup tie is postponed, but development team beat Bideford
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Argyle Ladies left frustrated after cup tie is postponed, but development team beat Bideford

PLYMOUTH Argyle Ladies had a frustrating weekend as their National League Cup tie at Southampton was called off due to a waterlogged pitch after they had already set off. The Pilgrims had reached Exeter when they got the message the cup tie was postponed. The team, though, made a quick return which allowed Cornish teenagers … Continue reading

Plymouth’s Denton delighted with her performance at Youth Olympic Games
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Plymouth’s Denton delighted with her performance at Youth Olympic Games

PLYMOUTH’S Annabel Denton was delighted with her performance at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires. At just 15 years of age, Denton was the youngest competitor in the women’s modern pentathlon field, but she impressed for Great Britain by finishing eight. She had gone into the laser-run with a chance a medal, but she … Continue reading

RUGBY REPORTS: Old Techs and Saltash dig deep in tough conditions to claim cup wins
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RUGBY REPORTS: Old Techs and Saltash dig deep in tough conditions to claim cup wins

MATT SIMMONDS scored two tries as Old Techs dug deep in tricky conditions to beat Salcombe 21-11 and progress through to the quarter-finals of the Devon Junior Cup. A gale-force wind blowing down the Weston Mill pitch made passing difficult and kicking into it almost impossible. Techs made a dream start by scoring from kick-off. … Continue reading

SWIMMING: Mount Kelly’s Burdisso wins three medals at Youth Olympic Games
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SWIMMING: Mount Kelly’s Burdisso wins three medals at Youth Olympic Games

Mount Kelly College’s Federico Burdisso will return to Devon with three bronze medals from the Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires. The Italian international made the podium in the 100m and 200m butterfly individual events and also the men’s 4x100m freestyle relay. In the 100m butterfly he clocked a time of 52.42 seconds to touch third … Continue reading

Argyle Ladies waiting on fitness of Bleazard ahead National League Cup match at Southampton
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Argyle Ladies waiting on fitness of Bleazard ahead National League Cup match at Southampton

Plymouth Argyle Ladies are back on the road again on Sunday when they travel along the south coast to play Southampton Women in the second round of the National League Cup. Argyle had a successful cup run last season beating Cardiff City 2-1 and Chichester City 3-1 before going down 3-0 at home to Coventry … Continue reading

RUGBY PREVIEWS: Lower league clubs turn their attention to the Devon Junior Cup
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RUGBY PREVIEWS: Lower league clubs turn their attention to the Devon Junior Cup

THE Devon Junior Cup takes centre stage for Plymouth’s lower league clubs this weekend. Old Techs will host Salcombe at Weston Mill, DHSOB welcome Buckfastleigh to Stonehouse Creek, while Tamar Saracens travel to Devon One rivals Dartmouth. OPMs should have been playing Plympton Victoria at King George V Playing Fields, but they have been given … Continue reading