Tank earns praise in America, while Allison impresses at Dartmoor 3-in-One
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Tank earns praise in America, while Allison impresses at Dartmoor 3-in-One

PLYMOUTH athlete Poppy Tank earned praise for her performance at the Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational event. Tank finished 42nd in a high-quality cross country field featuring 225 top American college athletes. She helped Utah University, where she is studying, to 16th position, which was eight better than their ranking going into the race. Their team was … Continue reading

Erme Valley’s Thorn and Tamar Trotters’ Ezra in top three at Great West Run
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Erme Valley’s Thorn and Tamar Trotters’ Ezra in top three at Great West Run

ERME Valley Harriers’ Alison Thorn and Tamar Trotters’ Rebecca Ezra were among the prize winners at the Great West Run on Sunday. Thorn came second overall in the women’s race in a gun time of 1:24.59, with Ezra, who last week won the Plymouth 10k, taking third in 1:25.53. Thorn was also second over-40 athlete, … Continue reading

Erme Valley’s Brown is first home in opening Armada Winter 3k Series run
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Erme Valley’s Brown is first home in opening Armada Winter 3k Series run

ERME Valley Harriers’ Nathan Brown claimed victory in the opening Armada Winter 3k Series run of the 2017/18 season. Brown managed to hold off the challenge of Plymouth University and Birchfield Harriers athlete Daniel Watling on Wednesday night. Brown finished the tricky course around Central Park in 10.02 minutes, with Watling just two seconds behind. … Continue reading

GALLERY: Northcott and Smart among the winners at season-opening Westward Cross Country meet
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GALLERY: Northcott and Smart among the winners at season-opening Westward Cross Country meet

CITY of Plymouth’s Poppy Northcott and Tavistock’s Oliver Smart were among the winners at the opening 2017/18 Westward Cross Country League meeting at Stover on Sunday. There was an impressive turnout for the event, despite it clashing with the Plymouth 10k. As well as City of Plymouth and Tavistock athletes, Plymouth Harriers, Erme Valley Harriers, … Continue reading

GALLERY: Andrews continues his good form to win Plymouth 10k
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GALLERY: Andrews continues his good form to win Plymouth 10k

JORDAN ANDREWS continued his good form with victory in the Plymouth 10k on Sunday morning. Fresh from his top 40 finish at the Cardiff Half Marathon the previous week, Andrews clocked 32 minutes and 51 seconds to claim the title. Second place went to Chris Rimmer, who finished in 33.30 minutes, with City of Plymouth’s … Continue reading