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The Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies first team made it three Petroc Division One wins out of three matches, but were made to work hard for the points by basement side Dartmouth who scored three goals of their own before departing, beaten 4-3.

The Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies second eleven returned from their Sedgemoor Division One visit with a point fro a 1-1 draw with Taunton Vale.

Newton Poppleford’s drag racing ace Mark ‘Wolfie’ Smith lifted the Southwest Straightliners modified street bike title for the third successive year when he was in action at the Dakota Raceway, Smeatharpe on Remembrance Sunday.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) Under-14 girls served up an excellent all-round performance when they travelled to Torquay Grammar School to take part in a tournament.

Several HRC members took on the off-road Drogo 10-mile race, writes Judy Davey.

The wait is over for point-to-point enthusiast as the first meeting of the new season takes place at Bishops Court, Ottery St Mary this coming Sunday (November 19), writes Donna Harris.

The first anniversary of the Seaton Parkrun was celebrated on Saturday, writes Dave Mutter.

Devon-based bowlers make up half the lawn bowls team announced by Games England for the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia next April.

The past week was a quieter one for Honiton bowlers with only four friendly matches taking place, writes Ann Brown.

Axminster Bowls Club is looking for support in its bid to get a new outdoor bowls carpet to replace the one that is sadly now no longer fit for purpose.

With the air as crisp as a new £10 note and the River Teign Valley trees in glowing full autumn raiment, what better reason could there be to run the Drogo 10?, writes Dave Mutter.

With three teams in Division One still unbeaten, something had to give with them all playing in the latest round of Honiton Netball League matches, writes Steph Upson.

Nine Honiton Running Club members took themselves off to Bideford, North Devon for a chilly, windy, but dry race on the first Sunday of November, writes Judy Davey.

Professional jockey, Nick Scholfield, donned a flight suit recently and put one of Dartmoor’s famous Clydesdales through its paces in preparation for Exeter Racecourse’s annual race that takes place on Sunday, November 26 in aid of the Devon Air Ambulance.

The men’s fifth team of Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club claimed all the points when they took their longest journey north in the league, to Wells to take on Mid Somerset.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies third XI were beaten 2-0 by a youthful – and mobile - Exe V side.

AVR trio complete Bideford 10 meeting

Friday, November 10, 2017

Three AVRs headed to North Devon to run the Bideford 10, a beautiful road race taking in much of the Tarka Trail, writes Dave Mutter.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies first team were edged out 2-1 when they travelled to Teign for their latest Petroc Division One game.

The Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) girl’s Under-16s played their first games in the England Hockey Junior Championships.

The Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) boy’s Under-16s were in action for the second time in this season’s national competition when they played Plymouth Marjons.

Four AVRs travelled up to the Lake District for the 50th running of the OMM/Original Mountain Marathon, writes Dave Mutter.

Harry Tincknell and his Ford Chip Ganassi Racing team scored a brilliant victory at the latest round of the FIA World Endurance Championship in Shanghai, China.

Honiton ladies easily made progress in their national Yetton Plate competition by triumphing 101 shots to 57 against Tiverton’s Mid Devon club, writes Julie Grant.

The first Saturday of November saw the 51st Seaton Parkrun and a return to the winter route now the beach huts have gone until next spring, writes Dave Mutter.

Three Honiton Running Club (HRC) members were involved in the Templer 10, a multi-terrain 10-mile race starting and finishing in the wonderful grounds of Stover School, Newton Abbot, writes Judy Davey.

AVR men take team prize at Templer 10

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Five AVRs travelled to Newton Abbot to take on the Templer 10, a multi-terrain 10-mile course, starting and finishing in the wonderful grounds of Stover School, Newton Abbot, writes Dave Mutter.

The two sides sharing top spot in the Honiton Netball League - Beer Blazers and Otter Valley - went head-to-head in the latest round of matches, writes Steph Upson.

Lyme Regis Bowls Club held their annual dinner and presentation night at the golf club last Saturday evening, writes Paul Moffitt.

Dunkeswell Bowls Club held their 2017 annual presentation lunch at Lake View Manor.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men’s third team were unable continue their recent good form as they slipped to a 5-3 defeat at Chard

Sidmouth and Ottery men’s 1st XI made it five wins from five starts to consolidate top spot in the Southern Two table as they defeated an under-par Plymouth Marjon C side 5-0.

It was a top-of-the-table clash for Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club’s men’s fifth team last weekend and it was the home side that came out on top.

Jasmine Scott was the goal-scoring star of the show as SOHC ladies’ 1st XI eased into the next round of the Devon Trophy after a 3-1 win at Exe Vs.

The Women Can Marathon, which was intended as a one-off event to celebrate the 50th anniversary of a landmark in women’s running, is to take place again in 2018 – and this time, it’s gone global.

The thrill of top class jump racing action will be on view for all to savour at Exeter Racecourse next Tuesday (November 7) when it stages its premier meeting of the season, writes Lucy Johnson.

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