WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Big defeat for Argyle, but wins for Marine Academy, Signal Box and Saltash
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WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Big defeat for Argyle, but wins for Marine Academy, Signal Box and Saltash

THE 2020-21 women’s football season may only be a month-and-a-half old but already it looks like Plymouth Argyle are facing a relegation battle in the FA National League Southern Premier Division after they were hammered 8-0 at home by Milton Keynes Dons on Sunday. It was the Pilgrims’ fifth consecutive defeat and they remain pointless … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from the second day of the 2020 Plym Trail Autumn Marathon Weekend
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GALLERY: Pictures from the second day of the 2020 Plym Trail Autumn Marathon Weekend

MORE runners completed a full or half marathon on Sunday morning as part of the 2020 Plym Trail Autumn Weekend. First and Last Running organise the event, which sees two half marathons and two full marathons over two days from Clearbrook village on Dartmoor. Many of the athletes competing on Sunday had also run on … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from the first day of the Plym Trail Autumn Marathon Weekend
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GALLERY: Pictures from the first day of the Plym Trail Autumn Marathon Weekend

TAVISTOCK’S Adam Holland was among the field for the opening race of the 2020 Plym Trail Autumn Marathon Weekend on Saturday morning. The weekend sees two half marathons and two full marathons over two days from Clearbrook village on Dartmoor. All the races begin with an up and down run through the village before joining … Continue reading

GALLERY: Athletes take advantage of season extension to set new PBs at Tavistock
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GALLERY: Athletes take advantage of season extension to set new PBs at Tavistock

IT MAY traditionally now be the cross country season but in 2020 track and field athletics is still going strong in October. On Wednesday evening Tavistock AC held their third autumn series meeting with the host club, City of Plymouth and Erme Valley impressing in unfamiliar cold and dark conditions. The highlight of the night … Continue reading

WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: FA Cup disappointment for Marine Academy and Callington
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WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: FA Cup disappointment for Marine Academy and Callington

MARINE Academy Plymouth and Callington Town both saw their Women’s FA Cup dreams come to an end on Sunday. South West Premier Division unbeaten leaders Marine Academy were shocked 5-3 at home by Cornwall League side Helston, while Callington lost 2-1 at home to league rivals Ilminster Town. Marine Academy had gone into Sunday’s first … Continue reading

WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Argyle’s wait goes on, but Saltash make impressive start
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WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Argyle’s wait goes on, but Saltash make impressive start

PLYMOUTH Argyle’s wait for a win in the FA Women’s National League Southern Premier Division goes on as they lost 3-1 at home to Chichester & Selsey in wet and windy conditions on Sunday. The Pilgrims have now lost their opening three games, but new manager Ryan Perks is convinced his inexperienced side are heading … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from Lakeside Athletic v Plympton Athletic
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GALLERY: Pictures from Lakeside Athletic v Plympton Athletic

LAKESIDE Athletic ended Plympton Athletic’s 100 per cent start to the season by triumphing 2-1 in a competitive Devon League match played in windy conditions at the Parkway. It was the perfect way for Lakeside to bounce back from their heavy defeat at Paignton Saints the previous week, which was their first loss of the … Continue reading

Evans-Shields extends her lead at top of UK rankings with new PB at Tavistock Autumn Series
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Evans-Shields extends her lead at top of UK rankings with new PB at Tavistock Autumn Series

THE UK’s leading under-15 discus thrower Nubia Evans-Shields smashed her personal best at the second Tavistock Autumn Series meeting on Sunday. The City of Plymouth athlete, in her first year at under-15 level, went into the competition already leading the national rankings by more than one-and-a-half metres with 35.45m. But she shattered that mark at … Continue reading