Plymouth pentathlete Bryson among the winners at the Army Sports Awards
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Plymouth pentathlete Bryson among the winners at the Army Sports Awards

PLYMOUTH modern pentathlete Kerenza Bryson was rewarded for an impressive season by being named rising star of the year at the Army Sports Awards at Sandhurst. The University of Plymouth medical student beat distance runner Jessie Lutwyche and triathlete Katrina Rye for the award. Bryson enjoyed a memorable 2019. She won an individual and relay … Continue reading

Purnell and Denton among the medals at the British Modern Biathlon Champs
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Purnell and Denton among the medals at the British Modern Biathlon Champs

THERE was success for athletes from the region at the British Modern Biathlon Championships which were held in Nottingham at the weekend. Mount Kelly’s Matilda Purnell had won the under-11 girls’ title last year in Leeds and she came so close to adding another gold medal in the under-12 age group this time around. Purnell … Continue reading

Young cricketers continue to benefit from MCC Foundation’s hub at Mount Kelly
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Young cricketers continue to benefit from MCC Foundation’s hub at Mount Kelly

THE MCC Foundation Mount Kelly Hub is continuing to thrive and helping to develop young male and female cricketers in Devon and Cornwall. The hub, now in its fifth year, delivers high quality cricket provision for state-educated young players. A team of four experienced coaches deliver a 10-week programme to 48 participants over two programmes, … Continue reading

Denton leads the way as Plymouth College impress at South West Biathlon Championships
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Denton leads the way as Plymouth College impress at South West Biathlon Championships

PLYMOUTH College’s international pentathlete Annabel Denton has made an impressive start to her season with two gold medals this month. Denton was crowned under-17 British modern triathlon champion and then followed that up by winning the South West biathlon title. The triathlon event was held at Tudor Grange in Solihull and sees competitors compete in … Continue reading

City of Plymouth impress at British Trampoline Championships in Birmingham
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City of Plymouth impress at British Trampoline Championships in Birmingham

CITY of Plymouth Trampoline Club returned home with two medals and a number of top 10 performances at the British Championships in Birmingham. The event is the highlight of the domestic trampolining season and attracts all the country’s top gymnasts. Jenny Moore, competing in the ever-growing women’s category one disability event, backed up her medal … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from Plymouth Marjon Hockey Club’s win over Taunton Vale
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GALLERY: Pictures from Plymouth Marjon Hockey Club’s win over Taunton Vale

The hockey season got underway at the weekend and Plymouth Marjon’s men opened their West of England & South Wales Premiership campaign with a 4-1 home victory over Taunton Vale on Sunday. Taunton started well but once Plymouth took the lead with a penalty flick after a good counterattack the hosts took control of the … Continue reading

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

CITY of Plymouth Trampoline Club are celebrating after returning home with a number of medals and titles from English Championships which were held in Sheffield. Leading the way for them on the first day of the national competition was Ben Bluett. Bluett enjoyed a tremendous finals debut winning the 15-16 year-old silver double mini trampoline … Continue reading