Plymouth College fencer Andrews claims British under-20 title in Nottingham
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Plymouth College fencer Andrews claims British under-20 title in Nottingham

PLYMOUTH College fencer Ben Andrews continued his fine form by winning a title at the British Fencing National Championships. Andrews, who has just moved up into the under-20 age category, claimed gold in Nottingham after a remarkable run of results in the poule rounds the direct elimination fights. The 17-year-old won all of his six … Continue reading

City trampolining star Piper hoping for more success at this weekend’s British Champs
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City trampolining star Piper hoping for more success at this weekend’s British Champs

CITY trampolining prodigy Oscar Piper is already making history in his sport – and he’s not even into his teen years yet. The 11-year-old is the first competitor from Plymouth to participate in the World Junior Championships in the double mini trampoline. This weekend, he will be competing at the British Championships in Birmingham and … Continue reading

Mayflower Offshore Rowing Club will go into their Muddy Rubble Regatta on a high
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Mayflower Offshore Rowing Club will go into their Muddy Rubble Regatta on a high

MAYFLOWER Offshore Rowing Club will host their annual Muddy Rubble Regatta this coming Saturday. The 8k event sees rowers leave Mayflower Marina and head out towards the naval base before turning around and coming back down the Tamar and heading out to Plymouth Sound. They then return home around Drake’s Island. The host club will … Continue reading

Pentathlete Pillage wins team silver medal with GB at World Champs in Mexico City
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Pentathlete Pillage wins team silver medal with GB at World Champs in Mexico City

PLYMOUTH pentathlete Myles Pillage won a team silver medal for Great Britain at the World Championships in Mexico City. The 20-year-old impressed in qualification to make Thursday’s men’s final on his individual debut at the World Championships. In the final, Pillage, one of the youngest in the field, recorded the fastest swim with a time … Continue reading

Debutant Pillage impresses in Mexico City to book his place in World Champs final
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Debutant Pillage impresses in Mexico City to book his place in World Champs final

PLYMOUTH pentathlete Myles Pillage produced a sensational performance on his individual debut at the UIPM World Championships to book his place in the men’s final. The 20-year-old was in top form in Mexico City to finish second in his tough qualification pool. He will be joined in the 36-man final by his Great Britain team-mates … Continue reading

Plymouth’s Denton confirmed in Team GB squad for 2018 Youth Olympic Games
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Plymouth’s Denton confirmed in Team GB squad for 2018 Youth Olympic Games

PLYMOUTH’S Annabel Denton has been named in Team GB’s squad to compete at the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games. The 15-year-old Plymouth College modern pentathlete joins 41 other athletes named in the party confirmed by British Olympic Association on Thursday. The Games will run from October 6 to October 18 and will see Team … Continue reading