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Budleigh Salterton played hosts to Exeter Croquet Club in the latest match in the home team’s quest to win the South West Federation Level Play Golf Croquet League, writes Rob Weeks.

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Ellie Guest collecting her prize for the Trion:z Sandbag Sprint at the Go Hard Obstacle Run event

The past weekend saw 80 keen runners and obstacle racers take part in the first ever race in the GoHard Obstacle Run Series.

Yesterday, 15:41
Patricia Wardrup, a tender 90-years-young, all set for her trial flight

Last week proved that age is no limit at the Devon and Somerset Gliding Club, writes Jill Harmer.

Saturday, August 1, 2015
Somerset Rebels versus Plymouth Devils Speedway action. Picture Ian Hitchcock

As the saying goes, all good things come to an end, and so it proved last night at the Oak Tree Arena, as ‘Cases’ Somerset Rebels unbeaten home run came to an end with a shock defeat at the hands of local rivals the Plymouth Devils, writes Dave Thompson.

Friday, July 31, 2015

The past week has featured those friendly matches which survived the monsoon, writes Mary Ann Dowrick.

Friday, July 31, 2015
Bowls

The weather interrupted the games over the weekend, on Friday the ladies were due to play Starcross in the league which has had to be re-arranged.

Friday, July 31, 2015
Sidmouth's Matt Cooke on his way to a half century at home to Paignton. Ref shsp 1629-31-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

Sidmouth batsman Matt Cooke, after many ‘near-things’, finally crossed the coveted line and chalked up his first league century for the Fortfield side’s 1st XI, writes Stephen Birley.

Thursday, July 30, 2015
East Devon Golf Club's Professional's Day winners (left to right); Mark Cole, Heather Coles, Martin Coles and Jacob (Cubby) Tinsley.

Trevor Underwood hosted his Professional’s Day at East Devon on Saturday, writes Paul Willoughby.

Thursday, July 30, 2015
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The Oaks Memorial Trophy took place and, as usual, there was an excellent turnout for this major competition, writes Carole Pye.

Thursday, July 30, 2015
Exeter Falcons management Rob Doran (left) and Alan Spencer

More than 100 Exeter Falcons fans attended a packed public meeting to hear prospective promoters Rob Doran and Alan Spencer announce that they had found a site for a new track, writes Tony Lethbridge.

Thursday, July 30, 2015
Neil Matson and Vela Fresca leaving Ponta Delgada at the start of the return leg of the Azores and Back race

Two members of the Exe Sailing Club, Neil Matson in Vela Fresca and Jeremy Moore in Redeye, recently completed the famous and well-established Azores and Back Race (AZAB) ocean sailing race.

Thursday, July 30, 2015
The school rounders team that reached the national finals

Over a hundred sporty stars, parents and teachers gathered at Bassetts Farm Primary School, to celebrate the many achievements of the past 12 months.

Thursday, July 30, 2015
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Exmouth Town complete their pre-season programme on Tuesday evening when Newton Abbot Spurs are the visitors to Southern Road kick off 7.30pm, writes John Dibsdall.

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Exmouth sailor Stevie Morrison has been involved in a race with a difference this past week.

Thursday, July 30, 2015
Exe Sc cruiser racing

The weather continues to be changeable for the Exe SC sailors, writes Rex Frost.

Thursday, July 30, 2015
The Exmouth Gig Club C team

Exmouth Pilot Gig Club took part in the annual Teignmouth Gig Regatta, their fourth regatta of the season, writes Keith Cornish.

Thursday, July 30, 2015
The school sports personality winners, Naomi Moyle, Rachel Stone and Joel Evans. The three took the top three places in the final standings.

Bassetts Year three/four tennis team finished third in the Devon Finals, which were held in Plymouth.

Thursday, July 30, 2015
Cricket. A bowling machine in front of a score board / box.

Topsham St James Women’s team had an excellent win over North Devon.

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Topsham St James recorded a comfortable 78 run victory against Stokinteignhead and picked up 18 points as they look to push into the top half of the D Division West table.

Thursday, July 30, 2015
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Jacquie Lee claimed victory and the Cancer Spoon for 2015 in a high scoring July stableford at East Devon Golf Club, writes Helen Chivers.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Bowls

The past week proved to be another good one for the Phear Park Over-60s squads, writes Laurie Harries.

Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Jack Salvidge in action

Honiton riders do well at Yeovilton vent

Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Roller Derby action

The South West Angels of Terror (SWAT) Roller Derby Team hosted the latest games within tier three of the British Roller Derby Championships at Wellsprings Leisure Centre, Taunton.

Monday, July 27, 2015
The five hour gang at Devon and Somerset Glding Club

The past week saw lots of action at the Devon and Somerset Gliding Club, writes Jill Harmer.

Monday, July 27, 2015
Sophie Keech with one of her many trophies win in the past year

East Devon golf ace Sophie Keech has been enjoying further success.

Monday, July 27, 2015
Charlotte Beviss in action with her team mates and on their way to gold in Turin, Italy

Colyton Grammar School student, Charlotte Beviss has recently triumphed in the Acrobatic Gymnastic International Acrobatic Gymnastic International Cup held in Turin, Italy, writes Hannah Wright.

Friday, July 24, 2015
Winners of the McMillan event; Colin Macklin, Bob Welsman, Sue Gunston, Macmillan Cancer’s Sidmouth’s Golf Organiser, Bob Webber and Pop Banfield

Macmillan cancer Support Sidmouth held their Golf Charity Day at the club and it proved to be a resounding success, writes Chris Grubb.

Thursday, July 23, 2015
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The monthly Stableford was played by 111 contestants at East Devon on Saturday, writes Paul Willoughby.

Thursday, July 23, 2015
Exe SC youngsters Woody Powderly-Turner and Max Christie on board the formers Feva with Christie taking the helm in fine style.

The 2015 River Exe Regatta was held in the shallow waters around Starcross Yacht Club, writes Rex Frost.

Thursday, July 23, 2015
Ben Cornish

Exe Sailing Club’s Ben Cornish has claimed his first national title after being crowned the top man at the 2015 Finn National Championship in Hayling Island.

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