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

Maksimovic and Purnell win silver medals at the British Schools’ Biathlon Champs
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Maksimovic and Purnell win silver medals at the British Schools’ Biathlon Champs

PLYMOUTH College’s Tomas Maksimovic and Mount Kelly Foundation’s Matilda Purnell both won individual silver medals at the 2019 British Schools’ Modern Biathlon Championships, which were held at Crystal Palace at the weekend. Maksimovic’s medal came in the under-19 boys’ section, where he led Plymouth College to team gold. He impressed in the swimming pool with … Continue reading

Andrews heads into 2019 boosted by impressive display at World Cup in Crete
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Andrews heads into 2019 boosted by impressive display at World Cup in Crete

PLYMOUTH College fencer Ben Andrews will have high hopes for this year after ending 2018 in impressive form. Andrews shone for Great Britain in the final Junior World Cup event of 2018 in Crete, which attracted 235 of the best fencers on the planet. In the men’s under-20 individual competition, Andrews started off with four … Continue reading

Young judo stars earn selection for national programmes
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Young judo stars earn selection for national programmes

PLYMSTOCK School’s Max and Cordelia Gregory and Ivybridge Community College’s Adam Vosper and Lewis Widdicombe have been selected for national judo programmes. The quartet join fellow South Brent Judo Club star Josh Shipp on either England cadet or junior programmes. They have earned their selections after impressive results nationally, internationally and on their position on … Continue reading

Mount Kelly MCCF cricket hub praised for developing young players
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Mount Kelly MCCF cricket hub praised for developing young players

THE Mount Kelly Marylebone Cricket Club Foundation (MCCF) Hub has been praised for helping to develop young cricketers in the region. The hub is now in its fourth year and it continues to grow and excel. It provides 20 hours of free coaching throughout the autumn and winter months for 48 boys from state schools. Four coaches deliver … Continue reading