ATHLETICS: Plymouth hurdlers win South West medals, while Neale is runner-up at First Chance 10k
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ATHLETICS: Plymouth hurdlers win South West medals, while Neale is runner-up at First Chance 10k

CITY of Plymouth athletes Leonie Dyer and Adam Dingley both won hurdles medals at the latest round of the 2022-23 South West Indoor Championships at the weekend. Dyer took the regional title in the under-15 girls’ 60m hurdles event in Cardiff with a personal run of 9.93 seconds. It was her second South West indoor … Continue reading

Plymouth’s Tank impresses for England at World Tour cross country event in Spain
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Plymouth’s Tank impresses for England at World Tour cross country event in Spain

CITY of Plymouth athlete Poppy Tank impressed for England on Sunday at the prestigious Cross Internacional Juan Muguerza – a World Athletics Cross Country Tour Gold meeting – in the Spanish town of Elgoibar. Tank finished sixth and first European in the senior women’s race that was dominated by top African athletes. The Plymouth runner … Continue reading

RUGBY REPORTS: Late heartbreak for Ivybridge and Services, but Tavistock claim vital win
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RUGBY REPORTS: Late heartbreak for Ivybridge and Services, but Tavistock claim vital win

FOR THE second game running, Ivybridge suffered late penalty heartache against a title-chasing side in Regional One South West. Before Christmas they lost 30-29 at home to second-placed Chew Valley after the Somerset club kicked a penalty with the last play of the game. And on Saturday, they went down 29-26 to leaders Camborne at … Continue reading

City of Plymouth juniors and Tavistock AC impress at Armada Christmas Relays
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City of Plymouth juniors and Tavistock AC impress at Armada Christmas Relays

CITY of Plymouth’s young guns showed everyone else a clean pair of heels at the inaugural Armada Christmas Relays at a rain-soaked Central Park on Sunday. Plymouth’s under-18 boys’ team of Thomas Jones, Isaac Lamerton, Finley Squires and Gregor Norster finished a minute and 20 seconds ahead of their nearest rivals in the new event … Continue reading

RUGBY REPORTS: Services crash at Devon rivals Brixham, while Oaks suffer last-gasp heartbreak
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RUGBY REPORTS: Services crash at Devon rivals Brixham, while Oaks suffer last-gasp heartbreak

DEVONPORT Services suffered their biggest defeat in more than four years on Saturday as they went down 52-13 away at Devon rivals Brixham. The loss at Astley Park has seen Services drop down to fourth in the Regional One South West table with Brixham leap-frogging over them into third. The Fisherman had been fired up … Continue reading

City of Plymouth’s Tank to earn more senior international honours
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City of Plymouth’s Tank to earn more senior international honours

CITY of Plymouth athlete Poppy Tank will earn more senior international honours in the new year. Tank has been named in England’s team to complete at the Maguerza International Cross Country in the Spanish town of Elgoibar on January 8. It follows a successful senior Great Britain debut last weekend where Tank finished 13th at … Continue reading