Puertas eyes more major championships in 2019 after Euro experience in Ibiza
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Puertas eyes more major championships in 2019 after Euro experience in Ibiza

PLYMOUTH age group triathlete Chris Puertas is looking to qualifying for next year’s World and European Aquathlon and Cross Triathlon and the World 70.3 Championships. The Plymouth Harriers and Alltrax Cycles athlete has set his goal for the next 12 months after competing at the recent European Championships in Ibiza. The veteran athlete, who competes … Continue reading

Tavistock’s Lake wins second European medal in Ibiza
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Tavistock’s Lake wins second European medal in Ibiza

TAVISTOCK athlete Sam Lake has won a second European medal within the space of a week. A few days ago, Lake claimed silver in the women’s 40-44 age group at ETU Aquathlon Championships in Ibiza. She then backed that up by winning bronze in the same age group at the ETU Middle Distance Triathlon Championships, … Continue reading

Tavistock athletes win medals at ETU Aquathlon European Championships in Ibiza
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Tavistock athletes win medals at ETU Aquathlon European Championships in Ibiza

TAVISTOCK AC athletes Sam Lake and Helen Kula-Przezwanksi both won age group medals at the 2018 ETU Aquathlon European Championships in Ibiza. Lake (pictured) claimed silver in the women’s 40-44 age category and was fifth overall in a time of 35 minutes and 37 seconds, which included the transition. She completed the swim in 15.05 … Continue reading

City of Plymouth Gymnastics Club enjoy success at English Championships in Sheffield
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City of Plymouth Gymnastics Club enjoy success at English Championships in Sheffield

City of Plymouth Gymnastics enjoyed a successful trip to the 2018 English Trampoline & DMT Championships in Sheffield. The Notre Dame-based club had their biggest qualification for the finals and returned home with a number of medals and top 10 finishes. Coach Danny Anstey said:  “The event is becoming a significant part of Plymouth’s season … Continue reading

Denton eyes more success in the future after Youth Olympic Games experience
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Denton eyes more success in the future after Youth Olympic Games experience

PLYMOUTH pentathlete Annabel Denton is hoping she will have a ‘great future’ ahead of her after impressing at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires. Denton concluded her campaign in Argentina on Tuesday night by finishing fifth in the international mixed relay alongside China’s Zhonghao Zhao. That followed on from the 15-year-old Plymouth College pupil … Continue reading

Plymouth’s Denton delighted with her performance at Youth Olympic Games
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Plymouth’s Denton delighted with her performance at Youth Olympic Games

PLYMOUTH’S Annabel Denton was delighted with her performance at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires. At just 15 years of age, Denton was the youngest competitor in the women’s modern pentathlon field, but she impressed for Great Britain by finishing eight. She had gone into the laser-run with a chance a medal, but she … Continue reading

Wetherill feeling positive ahead of next week’s World Para Table Tennis Champs
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Wetherill feeling positive ahead of next week’s World Para Table Tennis Champs

TORPOINT table tennis star David Wetherill will compete for Great Britain at next week’s World Para Championships in Slovenia. The event will start on October 17 and run through to October 20. Wetherill, a men’s class six athlete, features in a 14-strong British squad. The 28-year-old three-time Paralympian is looking forward to the event. He … Continue reading