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The Blackdown Beast is a welcome event in the running calendar falling between the pre and post Christmas races, for this is a social 16.5-mile

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There is a February Feast of racing action to look forward to at Taunton racecourse where they host three meetings, the first of which is on Thursday, February 5, when the first race will go to post at 2.05pm.

The Exe Equestrian Club is looking forward to an exciting and successful 2015, writes Collette Ashby.

Honiton ladies have won through to the national quarter-final of the Yetton Plate after beating Thornbury 81 shots to 65, writes Julie Grant.

Steve Westlake preparing to address the haggis at Devon and Somerset Glding Club

Saturday proved to be the best gliding day of the week at Devon and Somerset Gliding Club, writes Jill Harmer.

Kaitlin Wells and Sasha Davy who both ran in the Devon Schools Cross Country Championships

Two members of Honiton Running Club were involved in the 2015 Devon Schools Cross Country Championships at Stover School near Newton Abbott, writes Judy Davey.

The weather was perfect for this year’s Honiton Running Club’s Blackdown Beast; a little chilly, but the sky was blue and the sun shone, writes Judy Davey.

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All roads lead to Haldon Hill on February 8, when Exeter Racecourse stages its prestigious Super Sunday race fixture, writes Lucy Johnson.

Exmouth Belles at the Blackdown Beast event

Fifteen Exmouth Running Belles took part in the Blackdown Beast, writes Clare Medlock.

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Otters maintained their 100 per cent record in the Honiton Netball League when they came up against Hi Q, writes Graham Ingram.

Sidmouth and Ottery (SOHC) ladies development travelled to Chard for a friendly where they triumphed by the odd goal in three.

Comets in good form as Rockettes are beaten

Wednesday, January 21, 2015
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Comets were in good form as they defeated Rockettes 37-18, writes Louise Passmore.

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A total prize fund of £550 is on offer in the mixed open race at this weekends (January 25) Point-to-Point, being held at the majestic course of Chipley Park, Tiverton, writes Donna Harris.

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Darren Edwards was the jockey in form with a sparkling treble on an action packed nine-race card at the Silverton fixture at Black Forest Lodge, writes Granville Taylor.

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Cranford Cougars recorded their first win of the season with a 38-10 success over Replay, writes Louise Passmore.

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Honiton bowlers have had another successful and busy week, writes Ann Brown.

Honiton’s Hawker excels at Exeter 10k

Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Honiton runners at the Axmouth Challenge

Bright sunshine and close to zero temperatures greeted the eleven HRC members who were looking for a flat 10K to start the year, writes Judy Davey.

AVR at the Axmouth Challenge

The Axmouth Challenge series of races have been run in all sorts of weather from snow and ice to howling gales and lashing rain, but this year the day was perfect with an azure sky and just the right amount of winter chill to keep runners cool, writes Dave Mutter.

Axe Valley Runners’ Axmouth Challenge was well represented by Honiton Running Club members last Sunday, writes Judy Davey.

Axe Valley Pedallers

Over thirty Axe Valley Pedallers blinked in the strong January sunshine outside Seaton Tram Station as they got ready for their first Sunday ride of 2015.

A snowy Exmooor beneath a glider from the Devon and Somerset Gliding Club

In the winter soaring season, the flight length is largely dependent on the direction and strength of the wind at North Hill Airfield, writes Jill Harmer.

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The first week of fixtures in the Honiton Netball League after the festive break were hit by the weather with just two matches being played, writes Graham Ingram.

Honiton Bowls  Club - the latest group of youngsters

Friday evening fun and coaching sessions at Honiton Bowls Club are proving more and more popular, writes Julie Grant.

Axminster bowlers endure mixed fortunes

Saturday, January 17, 2015
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Axminster Indoor Bowls Club started the year with mixed fortunes, but managed to win four of the seven matches played, writes David Harris.

Five senior men were the only Exmouth Harriers at Westward Ho! For the fourth of six Westward Cross Country League fixtures for this winter, writes Dave Eveleigh.

Several Honiton Running Club members took a trip to a very windy Dawlish last Sunday to take part in Dawlish Coaster’s Oh My Obelisk race, writes Judy Davey.

Axmouth Challenge time

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

There were no races last week for the Axe Valley Runners, but Sunday, January 18, sees the staging of the Axmouth Challenge events, writes Dave Mutter.

Lyme Regis Sea Angling Club (LRSAC) had it’s first Saturday league shore match of 2015, writes Darren Herbert.

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All clubs in the East Devon Short Mat Bowls league are reminded that they need to register their interest for the League Cup, writes Caroline Pavey.

Honiton lady bowlers enjoy successful week

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

The past week was a very successful one for the ladies of Honiton Bowling Club, writes Julie Grant.

The Point-to-Point season is starting to hot up, and this weekends scheduled meeting is to be hosted by The Silverton Hunt at the popular Black Forest Lodge track, on Sunday, January 18, writes Donna Harris.

Despite a biting wind whipping across the showground, the North Cornwall attracted plenty of support from a decent crowd and race cards sold out, writes Granville Taylor.

Devon and Somerset Gliding Club member Ray Dodd with (Matt Wright) enjoying the view over Hembury Hill

The west ridge of the Blackdown Hills has been working overtime this past week, with the strong westerly wind, writes Jill Harmer.

Grizzly race director Dave Thomas meets with Richard Stokes of Everys Solicitors who are providng much valued and appreciated support for the 2105 Grizzly

Axe Valley Runners have been given a huge boost with the news that East Devon Sports Therapy and General Injury Clinic together with Everys Solicitors, will again be sponsoring the 2015 Grizzy race.

Team Bike Motion

Exmouth athlete Jenny Bolsom is already an accomplished tri-athlete, and now she has joined a cycle team to further boost her growing prowess, writes Steve Birley.

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