Plymouth fencer Andrews moves into Europe’s top 10 after impressing in Turkey
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Plymouth fencer Andrews moves into Europe’s top 10 after impressing in Turkey

PLYMOUTH fencer Ben Andrews has moved into Europe’s top 10 after impressing at a recent event in Turkey. The Great Britain international is now ranked seventh in the under-17 age group after finishing fifth at the Turkish Fencing Federation EFC ranking competition in Antalya this month. The event, held at the renowned Antalya Arena, attracted … Continue reading

Plymouth College’s Mitchell and Denton help GB claim bronze medal at Olympic Hopes event
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Plymouth College’s Mitchell and Denton help GB claim bronze medal at Olympic Hopes event

PLYMOUTH College pentathletes Georgina Mitchell and Annabel Denton helped Great Britain to a team bronze medal at the Olympic Hopes event in Prague on Friday. Mitchell, 16, finished an impressive fourth overall, while Denton, the youngest member of the GB team at just 14, came 26th. Fellow Brits Alex Bousfield was 10th and Charlotte Cole … Continue reading

Plymouth pentathlete Bryson impresses at European Under-24 Championships
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Plymouth pentathlete Bryson impresses at European Under-24 Championships

PLYMOUTH pentathlete Kerenza Bryson claimed a top 10 individual finish and helped Great Britain to a team bronze medal at the inaugural European Under-24 European Championship in Poland. Bryson, now studying at Exeter University, came eighth overall at the event in Drzonkow. With team-mate Zoe Davison taking fifth and Jess Varley ninth, the British girls … Continue reading

Mayflower Offshore Rowing Club impress at World Coastal Championships on Lake Geneva
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Mayflower Offshore Rowing Club impress at World Coastal Championships on Lake Geneva

MAYFLOWER Offshore Rowing Club have made an impression on the world stage. The Devonport-based club took on competitors from around the globe at the World Coastal Rowing Championships on Lake Geneva. Mayflower enjoyed plenty of success at the event in Thonon-les-Bains with five crews progressing to finals. In the ladies’ single sculle, Fiona Carmichael (pictured) … Continue reading

Holder and Fell overcome tough conditions at World Ironman Championships in Hawaii
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Holder and Fell overcome tough conditions at World Ironman Championships in Hawaii

PLYMOUTH Tri Club’s Ken Holder and Tavistock Olympian Heather Fell both overcame tough conditions to complete the 2017 World Ironman Championships in Hawaii. In hot weather and on a difficult course in Kona, former modern pentathlete Fell finished 36th in the women’s 30-34 age group in a time of 11.01.56 hours. Her strengths were the … Continue reading

Plymouth Mariners Baseball Club are looking for players for next season
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Plymouth Mariners Baseball Club are looking for players for next season

PLYMOUTH Mariners Baseball Club are now recruiting players for the 2018 season. The South West League side are looking for male and female players over the age of 14. The club has been going for more than 20 years and play in Central Park, where they have their own purpose-built diamond. Anyone interested can visit … Continue reading