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Exeter Racecourse resumes action on Tuesday (October 23) with the return of racing to Haldon Hill, writes Lucy Johnson.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men’s 2nd XI were edged out 2-1 when they entertained Taunton Civil Service 1st XI.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey club Under-14 girls fielded two teams at the first of the season’s Devon Festival meetings.

Having taken four points with a win and a draw in their opening two games, SOHC men’s first team suffered their first defeat since January when beaten 3-0 at Okehampton.

AVR members Kerry Board and Karen Eyre ran the Barnstaple full marathon, writes Dave Mutter.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies’ third team were 3-2 winners when they travelled to Torquay.

There were 23 AVRs who turned up at the hilly Minster Challenge in Axminster, writes Dave Mutter.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies’ first team continued their winning ways with a 3-1 win at Newton Abbot.

AVR’s Ferenc Kovacs ran the Royal Parks half marathon in London. In extremely wet conditions, he finished 4,286th from a crowd of over 20,000 on this stunning route with 1:52:54.

Twenty-two degrees celsius and blazing sun wasn’t what Liam Denny hoped for when running the Munich Marathon, which he completed in his second-best time of 3:49:34, which – given the heat – he was very pleased with, writes Dave Mutter.

Eight Honiton Running Club (HRC) members were on the start line of the Studland Stampede, writes Judy Davey.

Four Honiton Running Club (HRC) members took part in Exeter’s Great West Run last Sunday on what proved to be a very wet day, writes Judy Davey.

The Lombard Rally Bath will recreate part of what the Lombard RAC Rally was to rally fans throughout England, Wales and Scotland, giving drivers the opportunity to revisit some of the stages which were central to the competition in 1976 when the city of Bath was home to the world championship event, writes Geoffrey Pickett

Wincanton Racecourse’s new season gets underway on Friday (October 19) with a seven-race card sponsored by Smarkets, writes Lucy Johnson.

Axminster bowlers have endured a mixed start to the new indoor season, writes David Harris.

It was raining cats and dogs for this year’s Great West Run half marathon in Exeter, writes Dave Mutter.

Honiton ladies recorded a splendid win over Dawlish last week, writes Joan Mackintosh.

With the 2018 eventing season drawing to its conclusion, Bicton Arena will be in celebratory mood next weekend with its four-day international competition, writes Lucy Johnson.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies’ 2nds were 5-0 winners of their Sedgemoor Division Two home meeting with Taunton Civil Service.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men’s 1st team were involved in a 5-5 draw when they entertained North Devon in a Southern One fixture.

The first Salcombe Swim Run took place last weekend as part of the South West Outdoors Festival near Salcombe, writes Alan Morbey.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men’s 4th team went down 5-0 in their South East II home meeting with Isca E.

Honiton Running Club duo Richard Harris and Pippa Westall travelled to the Channel Islands for their latest race, writes Judy Davey.

Last Sunday, HRC runners went to Axe Valley Community College to take part in the Minster Challenge multi-terrain seven-and-a-half mile race, writes Judy Davey.

Exmouth cycle star Will Tidball has made a giant stride towards his ultimate ambition of winning Olympic gold with the news that he is one of 25 riders who will step up to train with the Great Britain cycling team’s senior academy programme and senior squad for the 2018-19 season.

Thousands of runners struggled to keep dry and warm before the start of the Bristol Half Marathon, writes Judy Davey.

The 2018-2019 president of the Devon County Ladies’ Indoor Bowling Association is Julie Grant from Honiton Bowling Club, writes Joan Mackintosh.

Just three AVRs made the short trip to Exmouth for the new Bradley’s 10k, writes Carol Austin.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) began their life as a Southern One team with a 3-2 away win at Truro.

This coming weekend sees four of the Straightliners Drag’n’Drift championships at the Dakota Raceway, Smeatharpe, East Devon.

Last Sunday five AVRs took part in the Bovey Beauty, a 10-mile fell race that is run over the most rugged and remote areas of East Dartmoor, with a climb of 1,800ft, writes Carol Austin.

SOHC ladies’ 2nd XI, who won their opening Sedgemoor Division Two game 8-0 over Weston-super-Mare, shared four goals with hosts Bridgwater II to sit fourth in the fledgling table.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies’ 1st XI bounced back from their opening day league defeat when they were beaten 4-0 at Okehampton, by defeating Teign 2-1.

After such a splendid, hot and prolonged summer, it was slightly disappointing to have such severe weather for the Weymouth Half Ironman 70.3 on Sunday last, writes Carol Austin.

Honiton bowlers travelled to Exonia for the first of mixed friendly fixture of the new indoor season, writes Joan Mackintosh.

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