Plymouth’s Tank earns chance to represent GB at European Cross Country Champs
Athletics

Plymouth’s Tank earns chance to represent GB at European Cross Country Champs

CITY of Plymouth athlete Poppy Tank has earned the chance to represent Great Britain at next month’s European Cross Country Championships in the Netherlands. Tank secured one of the four automatic under-23 women’s places for the event in Tilburg on December 9 by impressing at Saturday’s British Athletics Cross Country Challenge event at Sefton Park … Continue reading

RUGBY REPORTS: Ivybridge and Oaks fail to pick up points for the first time this season
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RUGBY REPORTS: Ivybridge and Oaks fail to pick up points for the first time this season

IVYBRIDGE have dropped down to third in the South West Premier League after losing 20-10 away at leaders Bournemouth. It was the Bridgers’ second successive defeat, having narrowly lost 31-25 to fellow high-flyers Barnstaple last weekend. Ivybridge had picked up two points against Barnstaple, but on Saturday at Bournemouth they failed to pick up anything … Continue reading

Argyle Ladies look to end Coventry’s unbeaten start to the season
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Argyle Ladies look to end Coventry’s unbeaten start to the season

PLYMOUTH Argyle Ladies return to league action on Sunday with a difficult trip to high-flying Coventry United, who are the only unbeaten team in the FA Women’s National Southern Premier Division. Argyle are looking to get back to winning ways in the league after losing their last two match. However, they did beat Marine Academy … Continue reading

RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge and Services look to bounce back, while Oaks prepare for big test
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RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge and Services look to bounce back, while Oaks prepare for big test

IVYBRIDGE player-coach Lewis Paterson is hoping his side will be at their very best for Saturday’s top-of-the-table clash at Bournemouth. The Bridgers travel to unbeaten league leaders Bournemouth on the back of a narrow 31-25 loss to Devon rivals Barnstaple last weekend. Although Ivybridge stay in second spot they are now seven points behind their … Continue reading

Caradon Swimming Club enjoy successful trip to Bournemouth
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Caradon Swimming Club enjoy successful trip to Bournemouth

CARADON SC returned home with six medals from the Swim Bournemouth Level 2 Winter Meet at the weekend. The club took 21 swimmers who had achieved the qualification times to the event in Dorset. Many of their team achieved personal bests, with seven also gaining South West regional consideration times and four qualification times. Reece … Continue reading

ATHLETICS ROUND-UP: Tavistock duo in top three at Exeter 3k
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ATHLETICS ROUND-UP: Tavistock duo in top three at Exeter 3k

TAVISTOCK AC had two of the top three finishers at the Exeter 3k on Monday evening. Adam Holland, who had won Sunday’s Lopwell Loop race, was the fastest in the seeded track races, clocking nine minutes and 25 seconds. Second was Tiverton’s Christian Hewitt in 9:36 minutes, with Tavistock’s under-20 athlete Tom Brew third in … Continue reading

Mount Kelly and Plymouth College help South West dominate English Schools’ Relay Championships
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Mount Kelly and Plymouth College help South West dominate English Schools’ Relay Championships

MOUNT Kelly College and Plymouth College helped the South West region dominate the English Schools’ Swimming Association Team Relay Championships at the London Aquatics Centre at the weekend. Both Mount Kelly and Plymouth College claimed eight podium places each from 12 races. Mount Kelly had a fine trip to the Olympic Park and returned home … Continue reading