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Yearling edges out Austin in thrilling finish to Plymouth Coasters’ Five Miler race
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Yearling edges out Austin in thrilling finish to Plymouth Coasters’ Five Miler race

PLYMOUTH Harriers youngster Sam Yearling claimed a narrow victory in the annual Plymouth Coasters’ Five Miler race. The under-17 athlete managed to edge out Ben Austin in a tremendous finish to the run, which starts and finishes at Marsh Mills and takes competitors down the Embankment, over Laira Bridge and back through Saltram. Just one … Continue reading

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

Neale holds off the challenge of Barkell to retain Six Moor Miles title
Athletics

Neale holds off the challenge of Barkell to retain Six Moor Miles title

FOR the second week running Ben Neale and Neil Barkell finished first and second at an off-road race. Having filled the top two spots at the Armada Autumn Trail at Newnham Park, the pair came home in the same positions at Plymouth Harriers’ Six Moor Miles race on Saturday afternoon. Tavistock Run Project athlete Neale … 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

Bee earns chance to represent England at SIAB International Combined Events Champs
Athletics

Bee earns chance to represent England at SIAB International Combined Events Champs

CITY of Plymouth’s Emily Bee will represent England for a second time this year in November. Bee has earned the chance to compete at the SIAB International Combined Events Championships in Glasgow after finishing fourth in a high-class under-17 girls’ heptathlon at the English Schools’ Championships in Bedford at the weekend. The top five in … Continue reading

Plymouth Argyle Ladies win again but are unhappy with late defensive lapses
Argyle / Football

Plymouth Argyle Ladies win again but are unhappy with late defensive lapses

PLYMOUTH Argyle continued their winning run with a 5-3 victory over C&K Basildon in the Women’s National League Premier Southern Division at Haye Road on Sunday. However, Argyle’s players came off the park wondering how they managed to let in three late goals in a game they totally dominated. Joint manager Trevor Rodd said: “We … Continue reading