GALLERY: West Devon trio impress at English Schools’ Combined Events Championship
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GALLERY: West Devon trio impress at English Schools’ Combined Events Championship

THREE Plymouth & West Devon athletes impressed at the English Schools’ Combined Events Championships that were held at Exeter over the weekend. Tavistock College’s Luke Cressey, Plymouth High School for Girls’ Emily Bee and Devonport High School for Girls’ Ella Isaias all finished in the top eight in their events at the prestigious competition. Cressey … Continue reading

City of Plymouth athlete Weir makes winning debut in America
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City of Plymouth athlete Weir makes winning debut in America

CITY of Plymouth international Victoria Weir enjoyed a winning debut in America at the weekend. After graduating for the University of Birmingham, Weir has moved to Oregon to study for a master’s degree at Portland University, where she is part of the women’s athletics team. She competed at her first event at the weekend – … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from the annual Plymouth Coasters Five Miler race
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GALLERY: Pictures from the annual Plymouth Coasters Five Miler race

PLYMOUTH Harriers’ Sam Yearling won the Plymouth Coasters Five Miler race for a second year running on Sunday. The teenager ran nearly a minute quicker this time around to once again take victory in the run which starts and finishes at Marsh Mills and takes competitors down the Embankment, over Laira Bridge and back through … Continue reading

GALLERY: Yearling and Shorey end Armada Summer 5k Series on a high
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GALLERY: Yearling and Shorey end Armada Summer 5k Series on a high

PLYMOUTH Harriers filled three of the top five spots in the final Armada Summer 5k Series run of 2019. Youngster Sam Yearling was first home again, like he had been in April and May’s runs. He clocked 17.10 minutes for the multi-terrain event around the grounds of Saltram House. Second place went to club team-mate … Continue reading

ATHLETICS: Plymouth Harriers’ Williams and Yetton claim second places at Bridgwater
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ATHLETICS: Plymouth Harriers’ Williams and Yetton claim second places at Bridgwater

PLYMOUTH Harriers’ Rob Williams claimed second place in the Bridgwater Half Marathon on Sunday. Williams produced an impressive run to set a new personal best time of 1:17.13 to finish behind Chard’s Wayne Loveridge. At the Bridgwater 10k on the same day, fellow Plymouth Harrier Ami Yetton finished as second female and 14th overall in … Continue reading

Tavistock duo win medals at England Age Group Championships in Bedford
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Tavistock duo win medals at England Age Group Championships in Bedford

TAVISTOCK AC athletes Joe Wheeler and Edward Fileman both won medals at the England U17 and U15 Age Group Championships at Bedford at the weekend. English Schools’ champion Wheeler took silver in the under-15 boys’ 300m final. After progressing through heats and semi-finals, Wheeler was just edged out on the line for gold by Spenborough’s … Continue reading