RUGBY ROUND-UP: Ivybridge run in six tries against Cullompton in latest pre-season game
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RUGBY ROUND-UP: Ivybridge run in six tries against Cullompton in latest pre-season game

IVYBRIDGE player-coach Lewis Paterson has been pleased with his side’s run-outs against Devonport Services and Cullompton. The Bridgers overcame Services 24-14 on Thursday evening before triumphing 40-12 over South West One club Cullompton at Cross-in-Hand on Saturday. Saturday’s match was tight in the first half, with Ivybridge going in at the break 14-5 up, but … Continue reading

GALLERY & VIDEO: Moorish first home at August’s bumper Armada 5k Series run
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GALLERY & VIDEO: Moorish first home at August’s bumper Armada 5k Series run

BEN MOORISH was first runner home at a bumper penultimate Armada Summer 5k Series run on Wednesday night. The event attracted the biggest turnout of the season, with 230 athletes completing the multi-terrain course around Saltram Park. That was 30 runners more than last month. And, for the first time this year, Ashley Smith did … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from Plymouth Harriers’ Six Moor Miles race
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GALLERY: Pictures from Plymouth Harriers’ Six Moor Miles race

THERE was a good turnout for the annual Six Moor Miles race on Dartmoor on Sunday. The popular event is hosted by Plymouth Harriers and sees runners complete approximately six miles around the picturesque surroundings of the Maristow Estate. The off-road race starts and finishes on Dartmoor at Yelverton. FULL REPORT AND RESULTS TO FOLLOW Continue reading

GALLERY & VIDEO: Hampton holds off Holland to retain Cornwood 10k title
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GALLERY & VIDEO: Hampton holds off Holland to retain Cornwood 10k title

SOUTH Devon’s David Hampton held off the challenge of Adam Holland to retain the Cornwood 10k title on Saturday evening. Despite bad weather making the course trickier than in previous years, Hampton finished 18 seconds quicker than he had run to win the 2016 race. He managed to clock 35 minutes and 37 this year. … Continue reading

GALLERY: New Zealand track star Petty puts on an impressive show at Brickfields
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GALLERY: New Zealand track star Petty puts on an impressive show at Brickfields

NEW ZEALAND international Angie Petty was a surprise competitor at the Devon Open Meeting at Brickfields on Sunday. Petty had run at the Anniversary Games Diamond League event at a packed London Stadium the previous weekend and will return to the capital at the start of next month for the IAAF World Championships. But before … Continue reading

GALLERY: Stepto once again impresses at Tamar Trotters’ Magnificent Seven race
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GALLERY: Stepto once again impresses at Tamar Trotters’ Magnificent Seven race

CORNWALL AC’s Emma Stepto once again put on an impressive show at Tamar Trotters’ Magnificent Seven race. Veteran star Stepto, who competes in the over-45 category, was first women home for the eighth time in nine years on Sunday morning. She ran the tough seven mile course in 43.51 minutes, which was more than a … Continue reading