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Indoor sportshall UK final medallists

Indoor sportshall UK final medallists
TWO girls from the Power of 10 Performance squad in Tavistock Athletic Club travelled to Manchester for the Indoor Athletics Sportshall UK Finals.

No big Hartbreak for ORCs

OKEHAMPTON Running Club had runners at yet another spring marathon when Roger Voaden and Paul Carter, who have run in the region of 70 marathons between them, took part in the Dorset Village Marathon.

Haul of medals for martial arts club

FOUR members of Tavistock martial arts club Brit Spirit took part in the South West Open Taekwon-do Championships in Paignton on May 10.

Tamar and Tavy compete in world championships

TAMAR and Tavy Gig Club travelled to the Isles of Scilly over the May Day weekend to take part in the 26th Annual World Pilot Gig Championships.

BATs venture far and wide

BATs venture far and wide
A NUMBER of Bere Alston Trekkers ventured to St Austell to undertake the Imerys Trail Marathon.

Two weekend wins for Whitchurch

Two weekend wins for Whitchurch
THE fortunes in this game ebbed and flowed with Whitchurch doing their best to give the game away to Chelston Kingskerswell.

Showing form early season

BELSTONE found some early season form in their first Buckley Cup 20-over evening game against Sticklepath last week.

‘Workmanlike’ display by Chagford

CHAGFORD were indebted to father and son Del and Will Lammonby in restricting Ashburton to 166 for 9 in their allotted overs.

Sights set on glory

CHRIS Gawman and his Tavistock Professional Golfers’ Association professional Glenn Richards are one step away from following in the footsteps of Europe’s Ryder Cup heroes with an appearance in the Lombard Trophy final at Gleneagles.

Teams show their strengths at local derby

Teams show their strengths at local derby
TAVISTOCK 2nds entertained Yelverton 2nds in a local derby on Saturday — and winning the toss opted to bat.

Mixed results for ladies’ and men’s tennis teams

Okehampton Ladies A 8
Newton Abbot B 1
OKEHAMPTON Ladies’ tennis team played against Newton Abbot B last week.

Two victories for young squad

Two victories for young squad
HORRABRIDGE Rangers U9s attended the recent DJM Trophy Finals event at Marjons, having qualified through the knockout stages over the last month.

Success on the pitch results in new management structure

A NEW management structure kicks off next season at Langsford Park following great success on the pitch this year by Tavistock AFC.

A night to celebrate

OKEHAMPTON RFC held its annual Presentation Night Dinner Dance on Saturday at the clubhouse.

Awards galore at annual skittles league presentation

THE annual presentation for the 2014/15 season of the Dartmoor Skittles League was held on Saturday, May 9, at Okehampton Rugby Club.

Vote to secure funding for the younger generation

TAVISTOCK Hockey Club is hoping for the sporting public in West Devon to support their bid to secure funding to provide hockey training in primary schools.

Trampoline high flyers at OCRA

Trampoline high flyers at OCRA
OCRA Trampoline Club came away with more medals from the Tornadoes competition in Totnes last month.

Andy seventh in Bid 10k

THERE was the usual good turnout from Okehampton Running Club for Bideford AAC’s Bideford 10k race – a fast flat course over the old bridge and along the Tarka Trail – ideal for those chasing a fast time.

Big demand for Dartmoor Discovery ultra

SUCH is the popularity of the Dartmoor Discovery ultra marathon 2015 that all 240 race places were filled within six days of entry forms becoming available.

West Devon runners excel in London Marathon 2015

West Devon runners excel in London Marathon 2015
AMONG the record 37,675 runners who took part in this year’s London Marathon was an all female team of seven from Okehampton Running Club.

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