Plymouth pentathlete Pillage impresses at first international event of 2019
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Plymouth pentathlete Pillage impresses at first international event of 2019

PLYMOUTH pentathlete Myles Pillage impressed in his first international appearance of 2019. The 20-year-old finished eighth overall and second Brit in a high-class field at the Budapest Indoor Competition in Hungary. Pillage beat world champion Jamie Cooke and he was leading the competition until the final laser-run discipline. The former Plymouth College pupil, the youngest … Continue reading

Britain’s best divers descend on Plymouth for National Diving Cup
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Britain’s best divers descend on Plymouth for National Diving Cup

BRITAIN’S best divers will once again be showcasing their skills at the Plymouth Life Centre this weekend when the centre hosts the National Diving Cup. Olympic medallists Tom Daley and Jack Laugher will be competing for honours on the 10-metre platform and three-metre springboard, respectively. They will also be debuting their new synchro partnerships at the event. … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from the Pilgrim Flyers Youth Stage Race at Newnham Park
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GALLERY: Pictures from the Pilgrim Flyers Youth Stage Race at Newnham Park

THE region’s up-and-coming mountain bike stars were in action at Newnham Park at the weekend in the inaugural Pilgrim Flyers Youth Stage Race. The event for under-16s was the first of its kind in the South West. Competitors took part in three separate events – a skills course, an off-road time-trial and a short cross … Continue reading

Caradon swimmer Kula-Przezwanski sets two new British records
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Caradon swimmer Kula-Przezwanski sets two new British records

CARADON swimmer Helen Kula-Przezwanski broke two British records and claimed three gold medals and a silver at the 2019 Swim South East Long Course Masters Meet in Crawley. Kula-Przezwanski’s first record came in the 60-64 years’ 200m backstroke where she clocked 2:55.92 to break the old British best mark by 12 seconds. She then knocked … Continue reading

Plymouth hurdler King finishes third in strong field at indoor meeting in Paris
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Plymouth hurdler King finishes third in strong field at indoor meeting in Paris

CITY of Plymouth hurdler David King enjoyed an impressive performance in his first international event of 2019. King finished third in the men’s 60m hurdles final at the Meeting de Paris indoor competition in France. He clocked a quick early season time of 7.68 seconds, which was only 0.05 seconds off his personal best, to … Continue reading

RUGBY REPORTS: Services book cup final spot, but more frustration for Ivybridge
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RUGBY REPORTS: Services book cup final spot, but more frustration for Ivybridge

IVYBRIDGE will be glad to see the back of January after ending the month with a fourth successive South West Premier defeat. The Bridgers, who had only lost three times in the opening four months of the season, went down 26-6 away at ninth-placed Weston-super-Mare. For the first time this season, Ivybridge did not even … Continue reading

Proud and Burdisso win further gold medals at Luxembourg Euro Meet
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Proud and Burdisso win further gold medals at Luxembourg Euro Meet

BEN PROUD and Mount Kelly’s Frederico Burdisso claimed further gold medals on the second day of the Luxembourg Euro Meet. The duo had won the 50m butterfly and 200m butterfly events, respectively, on the opening day of competition and they topped the podium again on Saturday evening. European and Commonwealth champion Proud broke his own … Continue reading

Home Park to host Argyle Ladies’ match with Portsmouth in March
Argyle / Football

Home Park to host Argyle Ladies’ match with Portsmouth in March

PLYMOUTH Argyle have announced that Home Park will host the women’s ‘Dockyard Derby’ against Portsmouth on Sunday, March 17. The club’s board of directors have agreed to host the FA Women’s National League Southern Premier Division match at the Theatre of Greens as part of a day to celebration of the two cities’ military heritage. … Continue reading