ATHLETICS ROUND-UP: Giles edges out Yearling in Mad March Hare 10k, while Holland wins in Cyprus
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ATHLETICS ROUND-UP: Giles edges out Yearling in Mad March Hare 10k, while Holland wins in Cyprus

NEWNHAM & Essex Beagles athlete Daniel Giles edged out Plymouth Harriers youngster Sam Yearling to take victory in the Mad March Hare 10k. Giles, a postgraduate researcher at Loughborough University, secured the win at the Plympton race with a 35.02 minute run. Yearling, just 17, finished second at the event, that started and finished at … Continue reading

Smart makes his mark by winning English Schools’ Cross Country title
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Smart makes his mark by winning English Schools’ Cross Country title

MOUNT Kelly College’s Oliver Smart joined some illustrious company by winning the English Schools’ Cross Country title at Temple Newsam in Leeds on Saturday. The Tavistock Run Project athlete, who is unbeaten in 2019, showed great strength in tough conditions to pull away from the country’s best athletes in the final quarter of the 5,220m … Continue reading

Plymouth Harriers’ Yearling leads everyone home in final Armada Winter 3k Series run
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Plymouth Harriers’ Yearling leads everyone home in final Armada Winter 3k Series run

PLYMOUTH Harriers filled three of the top four places at the final Armada Winter 3k Series run of the season on Wednesday evening at Central Park. Youngster Sam Yearling was first home for the fifth consecutive month. He clocked 10.08 minutes in windy conditions to finish six seconds ahead of his Harriers’ team-mate John Cooper. … Continue reading

GALLERY: Jones, Smart and Russell among winners at final Westward Cross Country League Series meeting
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GALLERY: Jones, Smart and Russell among winners at final Westward Cross Country League Series meeting

CITY of Plymouth’s Thomas Jones, Tavistock Run Project’s Oliver Smart and Tavistock AC’s Will Russell were among the winners at the final event of the Westward Cross Country League Series at Redruth on Sunday. The last leg of the series saw athletes having to battle with gale-force winds, rain and mud. The worst of the … Continue reading