Hutchings makes impressive 3,000m debut at Yeovil, while other athletes impress at Par
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Hutchings makes impressive 3,000m debut at Yeovil, while other athletes impress at Par

CITY of Plymouth’s Jed Hutchings made an impressive 3,000m debut at the Yeovil Distance Open meeting at the weekend. The under-15 athlete clocked 9:35.20 to finish second on the day and jump straight in at number seven on the UK rankings. Hutchings is actually the fastest first-year under-15 in the country at both 1,500m and … Continue reading

WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Marine Academy and Callington progress in FA Cup
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WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Marine Academy and Callington progress in FA Cup

MARINE Academy Plymouth and Callington Town both progressed in the Women’s FA Cup on Sunday. Marine Academy continued their impressive start to the season with a 6-1 away preliminary round win at St Austell. That followed on from their 21-0 victory over Ottery St Mary in the extra preliminary round and a 5-0 opening day … Continue reading

GALLERY: Tavistock Autumn Series meet produces a host of PB performances
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GALLERY: Tavistock Autumn Series meet produces a host of PB performances

THERE were some UK top 10 performances and a host of personal bests as Tavistock AC hosted an autumn series meeting on Wednesday evening. The event was aimed at athletes from Tavistock, City of Plymouth and Erme Valley Harriers. It was an extra chance for them to compete after most of the 2020 season was … Continue reading

Region’s athletes shine at second Devon Open Series meeting
Athletics

Region’s athletes shine at second Devon Open Series meeting

THE second Devon Open Series meeting of the delayed 2020 athletics season produced some stunning results from Armada athletes. The event took place at Braunton and City of Plymouth, Tavistock and Erme Valley Harriers all had competitors producing eye-catching displays. The throwing, hurdles and sprint events were particularly strong in north Devon. City of Plymouth’s … Continue reading

WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Opening day wins for Marine Academy, Callington and Plympton
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WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Opening day wins for Marine Academy, Callington and Plympton

MARINE Academy Plymouth made an impressive start to their South West Women’s League Premier Division season by beating Torquay United 5-0 away on Sunday. MAP went into the match at South Devon College on the back of a 21-0 FA Cup victory over Ottery St Mary the week before. And they continued their hot form … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from day two of the 2020 Plym Trail Summer Marathon Weekend
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GALLERY: Pictures from day two of the 2020 Plym Trail Summer Marathon Weekend

THE second day of the 2020 Plym Trail Summer Marathon Weekend took place on Sunday morning. The weekend sees two half marathons and two full marathons over two days from Clearbrook village on Dartmoor. This year’s summer event  was delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic and the marathon and half marathon set off at different … Continue reading

Smart finally breaks four-minute barrier, while Hutchings storms up UK rankings
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Smart finally breaks four-minute barrier, while Hutchings storms up UK rankings

TAVISTOCK Run Project’s Oliver Smart finally broke the magic four-minute barrier for the 1,500m on Saturday on his way to victory at the Par Get Back to Competition September Race Series in Cornwall. There was also an impressive run in the same race by City of Plymouth’s under-15 athlete Jed Hutchings, who also smashed his … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from the first day of the 2020 Plym Trail Summer Marathon Weekend
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GALLERY: Pictures from the first day of the 2020 Plym Trail Summer Marathon Weekend

THE opening races of the 2020 Plym Trail Summer Marathon Weekend took place on Saturday morning. The weekend sees two half marathons and two full marathons over two days from Clearbrook village on Dartmoor. This year’s event was delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic and the marathon and half marathon set off at different times … Continue reading