City hurdler King claims third place at Gothenburg event
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City hurdler King claims third place at Gothenburg event

CITY of Plymouth hurdler David King claimed a bronze medal at the Folksam Grand Prix in Gothenburg on Friday night. King clocked 13.76 seconds in the 110m hurdles final to edge out fellow British athlete William Sharman for third. Sharman, two-times Commonwealth Games silver medallist, finished fourth in 13.78 seconds. The event was won by … Continue reading

Plymouth athlete King holds his own at IAAF Diamond League meet
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Plymouth athlete King holds his own at IAAF Diamond League meet

PLYMOUTH athlete David King produced a solid display in shocking conditions on his IAAF Diamond League debut at the London Anniversary Games. The 21-year-old, running in the inside lane, finished seventh out of eight international runners in his televised heat at the Olympic Stadium. King, who received a late call-up to the race, clocked 13.88 … Continue reading

City hurdler King has his eyes on major senior championships in 2016
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City hurdler King has his eyes on major senior championships in 2016

PLYMOUTH hurdler David King has his eyes on representing Great Britain at a major senior competition next year. King has recently returned from the European Under-23 Championships in Tallinn, Estonia, where he finished fourth. Although he only turned 21 last month, the former Devonport High School for Boys pupil will not be eligible for the … Continue reading

City hurdler King is keen to move on after European frustration
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City hurdler King is keen to move on after European frustration

INTERNATIONAL athlete David King is back in Plymouth ‘refreshing’ after a frustrating European Under-23 Championships. King was disappointment to narrowly finish outside the medals in the 110m hurdles last weekend in Tallinn. The 21-year-old came fourth in the final in Estonia, having qualified fastest from the heats. Despite a couple of early stumbles, King was … Continue reading