ATHLETICS: Holland claims victory at Hameldown Hammer Half Marathon
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ATHLETICS: Holland claims victory at Hameldown Hammer Half Marathon

TAVISTOCK’S Adam Holland took victory at the Hameldown Hammer Half Marathon, which was held at Widecombe-in-the-Moor. The challenging trail race saw athletes ascend more than 600m on Dartmoor. Holland won in 1:35.27, with Holberton Harriers’ Andy Norris second and first over-40 in 1:37.37. Truro’s Alex Marples was third in 1:39.22. Ilfracombe’s Mary Memon was first … Continue reading

Plymouth Leander and Mount Kelly win 1,500m titles at Devon ASA Championships
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Plymouth Leander and Mount Kelly win 1,500m titles at Devon ASA Championships

PLYMOUTH Leander and Mount Kelly Swimming enjoyed success at the Devon County ASA 1,500m Championships held at the Life Centre. Leander totally dominated the men’s distance event, winning all the age groups from the 12 year-old section upwards. Freddie Ashley-Sparks, 17, claimed the overall championship title with a 17:11.04 swim. Ethan Phillipson was second overall … Continue reading

Jones smashes his PB to win bronze medal at England U15 Champs
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Jones smashes his PB to win bronze medal at England U15 Champs

CITY of Plymouth pole vaulter Noah Jones smashed his personal best to win a bronze medal at the England Athletics Under-15 Championships in Sheffield at the weekend. Jones jumped an impressive 3.21m, which broke his previous best mark, set only in December, by 11cm. The city youngster has made massive strides over the winter and … Continue reading

Plymouth Argyle Ladies dig deep to secure home victory over QPR
Argyle / Football

Plymouth Argyle Ladies dig deep to secure home victory over QPR

PLYMOUTH Argyle Ladies had to work hard to secure a 4-3 win over struggling Queens Park Rangers in the National League Southern Premier Division on Sunday at Coach Road, Newton Abbot. Argyle showed good determination on their return to action after a five-week break to recover from going 2-1 down on a bumpy Devon FA … Continue reading

RUGBY REPORTS: Tamar Saracens’ unbeaten run continues with Exeter draw
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RUGBY REPORTS: Tamar Saracens’ unbeaten run continues with Exeter draw

TAMAR Saracens remain unbeaten in 2019 after earning a 19-19 draw away at title-chasing Exeter Athletic on Saturday. Sarries out-scored second-placed Exeter by three tries to one, but the boot of Athletic’s Andrew Alderman made sure the hosts secured a share of the points. In the first half Alderman converted Jake Roberts’ try and kicked … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from the popular Looe 10 Miler
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GALLERY: Pictures from the popular Looe 10 Miler

HUNDREDS of runners descended on south east Cornwall on Saturday for the annual Looe 10 Miler race. The challenging event, which forms part of the Cornish Grand Prix Series, takes competitors along a scenic route from Looe’s Millpool car park, down the coast to Talland and back. This year’s race helped raise vital funds for … Continue reading