Teenage city darts star Kay wins his first national title
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Teenage city darts star Kay wins his first national title

YOUNG Plymouth darts star Keelan Kay has continued his impressive year by winning his first national title. Kay was crowned England Open boys’ champion at Chichester with victory over Sussex’s Alex Gurr. The Plymouth Studio School pupil produced a dominant performance in the final, which was shown live on TV, beating Gurr 5-0. He had … Continue reading

Plymouth’s Pillage all set for European Junior Championships in Barcelona
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Plymouth’s Pillage all set for European Junior Championships in Barcelona

PLYMOUTH modern pentathlete Myles Pillage is preparing to make his debut at the European Junior Championships in Spain. The 19-year-old former Plymouth College pupil is part of a seven-strong Great Britain team that will take part in the event that starts on Sunday in Barcelona. Although Pillage has not competed before at the championships, he … Continue reading

Plymouth College pupil Andrews in the running for top fencing award
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Plymouth College pupil Andrews in the running for top fencing award

PLYMOUTH College pupil Ben Andrews is in the running for British Fencing’s Young Athlete of the Year Award. Andrews is one of five under-20 athletes on the shortlist for the prize, which will be presented at British Fencing annual awards dinner on July 1. The other finalists are London’s Kate Beardsmore and Laura Sheffield, Lancashire’s … Continue reading

Plymouth youngster books spot at World Junior Darts Championships with UK tour win
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Plymouth youngster books spot at World Junior Darts Championships with UK tour win

A YOUNG darts player from Plymouth has qualified for the World Junior Championship after winning a top UK competition in Worcester. Plymouth Studio School’s Keelan Kay triumphed in the third Modus UK Tour event of 2017 by beating Hertfordshire’s Jarred Cole in the final. The pair produced a high quality final, which went down to … Continue reading

Plymouth and Tavistock athletes enjoy success at South Hams Triathlon
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Plymouth and Tavistock athletes enjoy success at South Hams Triathlon

THERE was success for both Plymouth and Tavistock athletes at the South Hams Triathlon at the weekend. Plymouth Tri Club’s Fin Saunders finished third overall and first in the senior men’s category at the sprint competition held at Blackpool Sands. Saunders, who won in 2016, finished in 1:10.38, which was only beaten by Teignmouth’s Donald … Continue reading

Plymouth College pentathletes Mitchell and Denton named in GB squad for European U17 Champs
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Plymouth College pentathletes Mitchell and Denton named in GB squad for European U17 Champs

PLYMOUTH College modern pentathletes Georgina Mitchell and Annabel Denton have both been confirmed in Great Britain’s squad for this year’s European Under-17 Championships. The event will be held in Pazardzhik, Bulgaria, at this end of this month. GB Pentathlon have selected eight athletes for the championships – the four top ranked girls and boys in … Continue reading