Sport

06:51

Nine gig boats from seven regional clubs competed at the third annual regatta to be held in Sidmouth.

06:49

After their summer break Sidmouth Badminton Club return to action on Wednesday, September 9 to start what will undoubtedly be a historic year for the club.

06:47

Exe Table Tennis club is to hold an Open Evening for all comers to attend and try the sport.

Yesterday, 08:58
Josie Culliford with Tim Henman

Exmouth tennis starlet Josie Culliford experienced tennis at the highest level when she played recently at Wimbledon in the HSBC Road to Wimbledon finals.

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Yesterday, 08:58
Joe Keep in action at Wiscombe Park

Drivers from Devon will be well represented at Wiscombe Park this weekend (September 5 and 6), in the final regional championship meeting of the year and the final two rounds of the fiercely contested Bridge Tyres and Wheels Point S Wiscombe Park championship.

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Tue, 15:07
Alex Lane with the trophy he won after securing the Slovak International Tournament

Alex and Ben Lane both came away with titles at the Slovak senior international tournament held last weekend.

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Tue, 15:07
The podium at the CometTrios National Championships

The Comet Trio National championship was held at Exe Sailing Club and attracted 22 entries including visitors from Shustoke, Paignton, Hawley Lake, Cody, and Sutton Bingham, writes Guy Farrant.

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Tue, 14:38
Harry Tincknell

East Devon speed ace Harry Tincknell will start the penultimate round of the European Le Mans Series this Sunday (September 6), gunning for his first career podium at the Paul Ricard track in France.

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Tue, 14:38
Exmouth men's B crew in Rodney Bey beat Weymouth to the finishing line

The sea was calm, but it began to rain whilst as the Exmouth gig crew were setting up camp on Sidmouth’s Clifton Beach for the seventh round on the gig regatta circuit, writes Keith Cornish.

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Mon, 12:31
Action between Beer and Topsham on Saturday. Ref shsp 9056-36-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

In their first home game of the season Beer Albion 1st’s suffered a heavy 6-1 defeat at the hands of Topsham Town on Saturday, writes Richard Honnor.

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Mon, 12:24
Somerset Rebels Brady Kurtz challenging Ipswich rider Danny King. Picture: COLIN BURNETT

The Exeter Falcons 2015 speedway season will come to an end in style on Friday (September 4), when they race their second 15 heat match, this time against the Somerset Rebels Select at the Oak Tree Arena, writes Tony Lethbridge.

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Mon, 12:22
Somerset Rebels Speedway action

Following a highly successful tour of the Scottish tracks, in which they banked 7-points into their Premier League account, the ‘Cases’ Somerset Rebels returned to the Oak Tree Arena to complete their final home league fixture of the 2015 season, writes Dave Thompson.

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Mon, 08:56
Football flag. Ref exsp 7256-33-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Ottery St Mary boss Mike Dawe will be missing when his team launch their Fresha League campaign on Tuesday evening with Otterton the visitors to Washbrook Meadow.

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Thursday, August 27, 2015
Bowls

The weather has been a big problem for Ottery St Mary bowlers this past week, writes Michael Smith.

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Thursday, August 27, 2015
Sidmouth Bowls Club Captains Day and the men's captain and vice-captain shake hands in front of the players before the action got underway.

With only a month remaining of the outdoor season, many of the finalists for the club competitions are known with only a few semi finals still outstanding, writes John Mason.

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Thursday, August 27, 2015
Ottery St Mary, the 2015 Tolchards Devon League C Division East champions.
Back row: (left to right); Joe Birch, Will Harrison, Rob Johns, Dan Flower, Rob Crabb
Front row: (left to right); Pete Gascoigne (scorer), Billy Rudolph, Ollie Reed, Lewis Townsend (capt), Sam Lynch, Billy Reed, Zac Johns, Elliott Jeffery (Bovis Homes).

Despite their local derby with Feniton being truncated by a spectacular thunderstorm, a fine bowling display last weekend saw Ottery St Mary 1st XI claim the necessary points to clinch the Tolchard’s Devon League C Division (East) title and thus secure promotion to the third tier of Devon cricket for the first time in their history, writes Ian Townsend.

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Thursday, August 27, 2015

Sidmouth’s grip on the runners-up berth in the Tolchards Devon League Premier Division was loosened as they went down by 35-runs at North Devon.

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Thursday, August 27, 2015

Sidmouth II head into the final match day of the Tolchards League season knowing that, as long as they bank more points than the home side then they be crowned 2nd XI Premier Division champions once again.

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Thursday, August 27, 2015
rugby

The Sidmouth rugby senior squad had a second warm-up match against Honiton in preparation for the coming league season and once again showed their ability to play a fast, mobile game with a fine display of running rugby and finishing to score twelve unanswered tries in a 70-0 win, writes Terry O’Brien.

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Thursday, August 27, 2015
Rugby

The rugby club are planning to build on the successful introduction of girls rugby last season, writes Terry O’Brien.

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Thursday, August 27, 2015
Sidmouth B team who retaiend the Jurassic Cup with a two-leg victory over Axe Cliff

On Saturday, the Sidmouth B team visited Axe Cliff Golf and Country Club for the second leg of the Jurassic Cup, writes John Barnard.

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Thursday, August 27, 2015
Golf generic picture

The eigtheenth round of the Sidmouth Jewellers Friday night league was won again by Mark Thomas with an excellent 40 points, writes John Barnard.

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Thursday, August 27, 2015
Golf generic picture

The Charles Stanley sponsored Monday Stableford saw poor weather with rain through much of the day, writes John Barnard.

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Thursday, August 27, 2015

Sidmouth RFC will be holding training and registration for all age groups from Under-7s to Under-16s on Sunday, September 6.

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Thursday, August 27, 2015
Goal!

Sidbury United boss Jeremy Schofield was on the road on Wednesday night securing the signature of a new player.

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Thursday, August 27, 2015
Generic croquet. Ref shsp 8970-23-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Once again the Sidmouth B-level advanced tournament was very popular and highly successful with players attending the oversubscribed event from various parts of the UK, writes David Temple.

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Thursday, August 27, 2015
Football goalnet. Ref shsp 7216-33-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Sidmouth Town boss Josh Stunell was left almost speechless after his side’s woeful performance in a midweek 2-1 home defeat to previously winless Axminster Town.

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Thursday, August 27, 2015
Ollie Caute completes the Weymouth Bustinskins Open Water Sprint

The N1 Tri Club enjoyed some terrific success last week, writes Dennis Elliott.

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Wednesday, August 26, 2015
James Salter at the helm with his crew Ollie Moore-Jones

The penultimate ‘Taster Plus’ session took place on Saturday morning with what looked like ideal conditions for those new to sailing to get out on the water to improve their techniques.

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Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Sidmouth III came out on top in a thrilling contest at Newton Poppleford where they eventually defeated Bradninch II by two wickets in the final over of a contest hit by the weather, writes Stephen Birley.

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