GALLERY: Eye-catching displays at Devon County Championships at Exeter
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GALLERY: Eye-catching displays at Devon County Championships at Exeter

MOLLY SHOREY, Sam Trigg-Petrovic and Phoebe Milburn were among the Armada athletes who set new meeting records at the Devon County Track & Field Championships at Exeter on Sunday. Adam Dingley and Josh Tyler were also among the athletes to win with eye-catching personal bests. City of Plymouth’s Dingley is only his first year at … Continue reading

Plymouth athletes break records at Cornwall Track & Field Championships
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Plymouth athletes break records at Cornwall Track & Field Championships

CITY of Plymouth’s Poppy Northcott, Jed Hutchings, Jacob Lamboll and Lamara Hammoudeh all broke records at the Cornwall County Track & Field Championships at Par on Saturday. Northcott, who is ranked seventh in the UK at the under-17 girls’ 300m hurdles with 45.44 seconds, overcame windy conditions on the Cornish coast to win in 46.9 … Continue reading

Tavistock thrower Fileman earns call-up for Great Britain’s U20 team
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Tavistock thrower Fileman earns call-up for Great Britain’s U20 team

TAVISTOCK discus thrower Edward Fileman will make his Great Britain Under-20 debut at this weekend’s Loughborough International. Fileman has been named in a strong GB U20 team that will take on England, Scotland, Wales, a Loughborough University select side and a National League team. The Tavistock athlete, who has previously represented England Schools, recently smashed … Continue reading

Plymouth pentathlete Bryson claims her highest World Cup finish in Bulgaria
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Plymouth pentathlete Bryson claims her highest World Cup finish in Bulgaria

PLYMOUTH pentathlete Kerenza Bryson claimed her highest UIPM World Cup finish by taking seventh spot at the third leg of the top international competition in Albena, Bulgaria. It was Bryson third consecutive top-10 World Cup finish, having claimed eighth in the opening event in Cairo in April and coming 10th in Budapest earlier in this … Continue reading

City of Plymouth trampoline star Evely to compete for England in Sweden
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City of Plymouth trampoline star Evely to compete for England in Sweden

CITY of Plymouth Trampoline and Gymnastics Club’s Nyla Evely will represent England at a top international event in Sweden this month. The 15-year-old trampoline specialist will head to Gothenburg for the Frivolten Cup, which takes placed between May 25 and May 29 and attracts competitors from all over Europe. She was selected for the England … Continue reading

ATHLETICS: King wins in California, while Gilby is first home in Armada 5k
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ATHLETICS: King wins in California, while Gilby is first home in Armada 5k

CITY of Plymouth’s international hurdler David King continued his build up for the summer by claiming victory at the Sound Running Track Meeting in San Juan Capistrano, California. King rang a season’s best time of 13.52 seconds for the 110m hurdles, albeit it wind-assisted, at the World Athletics Continental Bronze Tour event. He showed good … Continue reading

Leander’s Paralympic champion Dunn named in Commonwealth Games squad
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Leander’s Paralympic champion Dunn named in Commonwealth Games squad

PLYMOUTH Leander’s Reece Dunn has been confirmed in Team England’s swimming squad for this summer’s Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. Multi-Paralympic gold medallist Dunn joins his former Leander team-mates Laura Stephens and Ben Proud in the 48-strong squad. Reigning Commonwealth Games 50m freestyle champion Proud had already been pre-selected, but S14 athlete Dunn and butterfly specialist … Continue reading