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

Mount Kelly acquire historic boat to offer offshore sailing
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Mount Kelly acquire historic boat to offer offshore sailing

MOUNT Kelly College is adding offshore sailing to their extra-curricular programme having acquired an historic boat. Mount Kelly have partnered with Sailing Tectona, the Plymouth-based sail-training Community Interest Company, to take ownership of a 56-foot cutter called Olga. Olga is one of the most significant boats on the National Historic Ships Register. Built in Porthleven, … Continue reading

Plymouth College’s Denton and Mitchell named in GB squad for Youth World Champs
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Plymouth College’s Denton and Mitchell named in GB squad for Youth World Champs

PLYMOUTH College pentathletes Annabel Denton and Georgina Mitchell have been named in Great Britain’s squad for the Youth World Championships in Sofia later this month. The duo will compete in the under-19 event in Bulgaria which takes place between July 18 and July 24. Denton, who is still an under-17 athlete, impressed at last year’s … Continue reading

Plymouth College’s Shorey impresses in athletics qualifier, while Kerr enjoys table tennis success
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Plymouth College’s Shorey impresses in athletics qualifier, while Kerr enjoys table tennis success

THREE Plymouth College pupils have qualified to compete at the National Prep Schools’ Athletics Championships in Birmingham. Molly Shorey (Year 7), Ella Patterson (Year 7) and Maggie Haffenden (Year 5) came through the ‘Drake’ regional qualifier. They will now represent Team Drake on July 1. Shorey will compete in the 1,500m. She broke the record in … Continue reading

Plymouth College’s Black enjoys successful start to her fencing season
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Plymouth College’s Black enjoys successful start to her fencing season

PLYMOUTH College’s Abagael Black made an impressive start to her fencing season over Easter. The Year 10 pupil competed at the Senior British National Championships at SportsDock London and finished 10th, despite being still a cadet. She then backed that up by winning a bronze medal at the British Cadet Ranking Competition in Cardiff. This … Continue reading

Plymouth College fencer Millie wins silver at second National Elite Junior Series event
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Plymouth College fencer Millie wins silver at second National Elite Junior Series event

PLYMOUTH College Year 8 fencer Millie Andrews won a silver medal at the second round of National Elite Junior Series which was held in Peterborough. Fencing in the under-14 category at Oundle School, Andrews won all six of her poule fights to be ranked second going into the direct elimination rounds. She then won a … Continue reading

Plymouth College pentathlete Denton wins latest National Youth Ranking Competition
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Plymouth College pentathlete Denton wins latest National Youth Ranking Competition

PLYMOUTH College pentathlete Annabel Denton will go into her first international event of the year on a high after winning the latest National Youth Ranking Competition at Hartpury College at the weekend. Denton edged out Ashford’s Emma Whitaker, Yorkshire’s Charlotte Hicks and fellow Plymouth College pupil Georgina Mitchell to take victory in Gloucestershire. The 15-year-old, … Continue reading