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Belstone v Spreyton
BELSTONE’S first game in the 20-over evening Buckley Cup against Spreyton was a low-scoring topsy-turvy encounter on a pitch made awkward by recent rain.
ON Saturday at Okehampton Golf Club the first of the men’s four ball better ball open competitions was contested.
PARKLANDS Leisure Centre in Okehampton has raised more than £1,500 for Marie Curie Cancer in the annual Swimathon 2013.
KEVIN Marshall had a successful London Marathon in more ways than one.
OKEHAMPTON Running Club members took part in the Bideford 10km, Sheffield Half Marathon and Killerton Park Run.
Heather Fell, Olympic modern pentathlete silver medalist, writes about her life ‘on and off’ the track.
HATHERLEIGH Cricket Club has retained the Active Villages Indoor Cricket League after another unbeaten campaign, fending off tough competition from Bridestowe, Lewdown, Belstone, Okehampton and Sticklepath.
Wombat Sunday section
Tavistock v Bridestowe
HAVING recorded an emphatic win against Yelverton in their first match, Tavistock followed up with another success against Bridestowe at the Ring on Sunday.
AS part of a nationwide campaign orchestrated by the Royal Yachting Association, Weir Quay Sailing Club will be participating in the ‘Push the Boat Out ’ campaign this weekend, May 18 and 19.
COTEHELE Quay Gig Club members are celebrating their efforts at the World Pilot Gig Championships following their most successful event yet.
OKEHAMPTON Cycle Club’s summer ten-mile time trial series got off to a good start on Tuesday, May 7 with 19 riders lining up to ride.
TAUNTON Dean Level 1 long course swimming gala was the destination for eight swimmers from Tavistock Swimming Club recently.
IN the space of just two weeks, Okehampton Running Club has had representatives at no less than three city marathons, the latest being the Milton Keynes Marathon, where Claire Kelly took part during bank holiday weekend.
THE ASA South West Regional Youth Championships took place at Millfield School, Street over the May Bank holiday weekend.
SPRING is the season for new life, with lambs skipping around the fields, newly born foals finding their legs on the moor, and hedgerows full of blossom.
TAVISTOCK Squash and Racketball Club holds various annual competitions and the final of this year’s racketball trophy was held on Saturday.
ON May 11, Okehampton Golf Club professional Ashley Moon hosted Pro’s Day.
ABBY Turner from Okehampton Golf Club won the medal finals at Wrangaton with an excellent nett 77.
THE first ladies’ open of the season at Tavistock Golf Club attracted a large field for the four ball team event.
THE search for talented sporting youngsters to represent Torridge in this year’s Devon Games to Inspire has begun — but there is still time to register to take part.
Are parking meters a good thing?