ATHLETICS: Holland claims victory at Hameldown Hammer Half Marathon
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ATHLETICS: Holland claims victory at Hameldown Hammer Half Marathon

TAVISTOCK’S Adam Holland took victory at the Hameldown Hammer Half Marathon, which was held at Widecombe-in-the-Moor. The challenging trail race saw athletes ascend more than 600m on Dartmoor. Holland won in 1:35.27, with Holberton Harriers’ Andy Norris second and first over-40 in 1:37.37. Truro’s Alex Marples was third in 1:39.22. Ilfracombe’s Mary Memon was first … Continue reading

Jones smashes his PB to win bronze medal at England U15 Champs
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Jones smashes his PB to win bronze medal at England U15 Champs

CITY of Plymouth pole vaulter Noah Jones smashed his personal best to win a bronze medal at the England Athletics Under-15 Championships in Sheffield at the weekend. Jones jumped an impressive 3.21m, which broke his previous best mark, set only in December, by 11cm. The city youngster has made massive strides over the winter and … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from the popular Looe 10 Miler
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GALLERY: Pictures from the popular Looe 10 Miler

HUNDREDS of runners descended on south east Cornwall on Saturday for the annual Looe 10 Miler race. The challenging event, which forms part of the Cornish Grand Prix Series, takes competitors along a scenic route from Looe’s Millpool car park, down the coast to Talland and back. This year’s race helped raise vital funds for … Continue reading

City of Plymouth athletes make their mark in Birmingham and Sheffield
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City of Plymouth athletes make their mark in Birmingham and Sheffield

ATHLETES from City of Plymouth AC impressed at indoor meetings in Birmingham and Sheffield over the weekend.  David King celebrated his Great Britain selection for next month’s European Indoor Championships by running a season’s best time at the Muller Grand Prix in Birmingham on Saturday. King clocked 7.64 seconds to win his heat and book … Continue reading

Youngsters Yearling and Shorey impress again at Armada Winter 3k Series
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Youngsters Yearling and Shorey impress again at Armada Winter 3k Series

YOUNGSTERS Sam Yearling and Molly Shorey continued their impressive form in the Armada Winter 3k Series on Wednesday night at Central Park. Plymouth Harriers’ Yearling was first home for the fourth consecutive month, clocking 10.12 minutes. He finished three seconds ahead of City of Plymouth teenager Oliver Woodmason, who finished second in 10.15, with Plymouth … Continue reading