MP helps Devonport Royal Swimming Association celebrate successful year
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MP helps Devonport Royal Swimming Association celebrate successful year

MORE than 250 people helped Devonport Royal Swimming Association celebrate a successful year. The historic club held their annual celebration evening last Saturday at Boringdon Golf and Country Club. Luke Pollard, MP for Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport, was among the special guests and he presented awards to swimmers and water polo players. Devoport Royal’s successes … Continue reading

Plymouth Leander trio join Proud in England team for April’s Commonwealth Games
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Plymouth Leander trio join Proud in England team for April’s Commonwealth Games

PLYMOUTH Leander swimmers Laura Stephens, Tom Fannon and Jessica Jackson will compete at April’s Commonwealth Games in Australia. The trio were officially added to the England team today after impressing at last month’s National Winter Meet. Stephens and Fannon both claimed individual victories and swam inside consideration times to compete at the Gold Coast. Stephens triumphed … Continue reading

Devonport Royal Swimming Association ready to celebrate successful year
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Devonport Royal Swimming Association ready to celebrate successful year

DEVONPORT Royal Swimming Association will mark a successful year on Saturday with their annual celebration evening. The event will be held at the Boringdon Golf and Country club and more than 250 people are expected to attend. Awards will be handed out to swimmers and water polo players. Their successes in 2017 included their swim … Continue reading

Mount Kelly College swimmer Robinson to compete at 2018 Commonwealth Games
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Mount Kelly College swimmer Robinson to compete at 2018 Commonwealth Games

MOUNT Kelly College swimmer Niamh Robinson will compete at April’s Commonwealth Games in Australia. The teenager has been named in the Isle of Man squad for the Gold Coast event. She is one of 32 athletes the Isle of Man will be taking to Queensland. Their squad also includes cycling star Mark Cavendish and former … Continue reading

Stephens and Fannon shine as Plymouth Leander end National Winter Meet in style
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Stephens and Fannon shine as Plymouth Leander end National Winter Meet in style

PLYMOUTH Leander enjoyed a stunning ending to the National Winter Meet in Sheffield on Sunday evening. The Life Centre-based club brought the five-day competition to a close by winning three senior gold medals. Laura Stephens and Tom Fannon both claimed individual titles and also swam Team England qualifying consideration times for April’s Commonwealth Games. Stephens, … Continue reading

Proud breaks British record to win freestyle silver at European Short Course Champs
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Proud breaks British record to win freestyle silver at European Short Course Champs

BEN PROUD broke the British 50m freestyle record twice within two hours on the way to winning the silver medal at the European Short Course Championships in Copenhagen of Friday. The Plymouth Leander swimmer clocked 20.66 seconds in the final to finish second behind Russian Vladimir Morozov, who broke the championship record and was just … Continue reading

Plymouth Leander and Mount Kelly take gold and silver in men’s relay at National Winter Meet
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Plymouth Leander and Mount Kelly take gold and silver in men’s relay at National Winter Meet

PLYMOUTH Leander and Mount Kelly enjoyed a great battle in the final of the men’s 4x100m freestyle relay on the second day of the National Winter Meet in Sheffield. Leander ended up as national champions, with Mount Kelly, who had qualified for the final fastest, taking second at Ponds Forge. Third place went to Hatfield. … Continue reading