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

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

Plymouth College’s Flack qualifies for Ironman 70.3 World Champs with success in Ireland
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Plymouth College’s Flack qualifies for Ironman 70.3 World Champs with success in Ireland

PLYMOUTH College’s director of modern pentathlon and fencing Robert Flack has qualified for next year’s Ironman 70.3 World Championships after impressing in Ireland at the weekend. Flack won his age category at the tough 70.3 Dun Laoghaire event, which attracted a top class international field. He was first male in the 25-29 age group, finishing … Continue reading

Plymouth fencer Andrews wins Commonwealth cadet silver medal in Newcastle
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Plymouth fencer Andrews wins Commonwealth cadet silver medal in Newcastle

PLYMOUTH College’s Ben Andrews won a silver medal at the Commonwealth Cadet Fencing Championships in Newcastle on Tuesday. Andrews claimed his podium place in the men’s epee competition. He managed to come through a tough group with three victories to go into the knockout stage seeded 15th. In the round of 32 he beat Jamaica’s … Continue reading

Judo stars head to Germany with national squad
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Judo stars head to Germany with national squad

TALENTED judo stars Lewis Widdicombe and Max Gregory will head to Germany this weekend with the England squad. Ivybridge Community College pupil Widdicombe, 17, has been selected to compete at the Berlin European Judo Cup, which takes place on Friday and Saturday, before joining in a two-day national training camp. He is one of 15 … Continue reading

Denton claims top 10 finish on her debut at Under-19 European Champs
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Denton claims top 10 finish on her debut at Under-19 European Champs

PLYMOUTH pentathlete Annabel Denton produced an impressive performance to finish eighth at the Under-19 European Championships in Poland. The 14-year-old was making her debut at the competition and was one of the youngest athletes in the field. Her Plymouth College team-mates Emma Schonborn and  Georgina Mitchell also reached the individual final. Schonborn, competing for Germany, … Continue reading