Bee produces stunning run to claim victory for England at SIAB International
Athletics

Bee produces stunning run to claim victory for England at SIAB International

CITY of Plymouth’s Emily Bee produced a tremendous run to claim victory at the SIAB International at Grangemouth in Scotland. Bee ran a new personal best and UK leading time of 11.02 seconds to win the 80m hurdles for England. She edged out her national team-mate Marcia Sey, who had won the English Schools’ title … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from Tamar Trotters’ Magnificent 7 race
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GALLERY: Pictures from Tamar Trotters’ Magnificent 7 race

TAMAR Trotters successfully held their annual Magnificent 7 race on Saturday evening. The popular seven mile run, which forms part of the Cornish Grand Prix Series, had previously been held on a Sunday morning. The event takes runners from Saltash Rugby Club out on country roads to Elmgate and back around via Forder Lake. The … Continue reading

Lewis confident Friend can successfully make the jump up to South West One
Rugby

Lewis confident Friend can successfully make the jump up to South West One

DEVONPORT Services coach Mike Lewis is looking forward to seeing Mark Friend trying to make his mark in South West One. Friend has signed for newly-promoted Services after spending years at Tavistock, where he came through their colts side. A number of clubs have been interested in Friend before, but he always stayed loyal to … Continue reading

Tuima and Goddard named in England Under-20 squad to tour Canada
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Tuima and Goddard named in England Under-20 squad to tour Canada

FORMER Devonport Services youngster Lagi Tuima and Marjon student Lili Goddard have been  included in the England Women’s Under-20 squad to tour Canada in August. Head coach Jo Yapp has named a 26-strong squad for the trip to North America to play two Tests against Canada Under-20s and one against USA Under-20s. Utility back Tuima … Continue reading

ATHLETICS ROUND-UP: Injury blow for Harris, while PBs go at Southern League meet
Athletics

ATHLETICS ROUND-UP: Injury blow for Harris, while PBs go at Southern League meet

CITY of Plymouth athlete Sammie Harris has seen her season come to an early end after breaking her arm at the English Schools’ Track and Field Championships in Birmingham. Harris had reached the final of the intermediate girls’ 80m hurdles after progressing well through the preliminary round and semi-finals. She was looking to try and … Continue reading

GALLERY: Hutchens overcomes the challenge of Shaw to win Plymouth Triathlon
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GALLERY: Hutchens overcomes the challenge of Shaw to win Plymouth Triathlon

NORTH Devon’s Jack Hutchens claimed an impressive victory at the 2018 Plymouth Triathlon on Sunday. Hutchens, who had won last year’s Plymouth Aquathlon, held off the challenge of city teacher Robert Shaw to take victory in the first running of the Plymouth Triathlon since 2015. There was hardly anything to separate Shaw and Hutchens after … Continue reading