East Devon sides set to travel less than most of the Francis Clark Devon Cricket League top flight teams in 2013.

15:04 14 November 2012

Cricket generic picture

Cricket generic picture


The three East Devon teams playing in the 2013 Francis Clark Devon League Premier Division have less travelling to endure than many of the ten sides who make up the top flight.

Following the release of the 2013 fixtures the Journal sports team has been looking at the miles each team will travel.

North Devon face the most travelling.

The Instow side have to cover 1,097 miles whistle Exeter have the shortest travelling, they will be on the road for 451 miles of trips to and from matches.

Champions Sidmouth face trips of 503 miles, Exmouth will journey 557 and Budleigh will cover 568 miles.

Club Total round

trip miles Shortest trip Longest trip Average trip Over 100 mile trips

North Devon 1,097.76 Exeter Torquay 121.97 7

Plymouth 826.38 Cornwood North Devon 91.82 5

Cornwood 716.70 Plymouth North Devon 79.63 2

Bradninch 608.74 Exeter Plymouth 67.50 3

Torquay 603.70 Bovey Tracey North Devon 69.08 1

Budleigh 568.36 Exmouth North Devon 63.15 2

Exmouth 557.54 Budleigh North Devon 61.94 2

Sidmouth 503.94 Budleigh North Devon 55.99 2

Bovey Tracey 475.74 Torquay North Devon 52.88 Nil

Exeter 451.82 Bradninch Plymouth 50.00 Nil


Other Sport Stories

Yesterday, 10:55

It’s Throgmorton Devon Premier Cup day tomorrow (October 10) and there are a number of local teams facing possible ‘giant-killing’ feats.

Read more
Yesterday, 08:46

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies’ 1st XI were beaten 4-0 when they travelled to Barnstaple to take on a powerful Taw Valley side.

Read more
Yesterday, 08:40
Sidmouth RFC Under-16 team

Sidmouth Under-16s were 50-17 victors when they hosted Totnes in a Blackmore friendly.

Read more
Yesterday, 08:40

There is one last chance to see England play in this World Cup on the big screen at the Rugby Club as they kick off against Uraguay at 8pm on Saturday, writes Terry O’Brien.

Read more
Yesterday, 08:28
Newton Poppleford at home to Axmouth. Ref shsp 4557-41-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

Newton Poppleford were involved in an extraordinary Bill Slee Cup tie, one that they emerged from as losers by the odd goal in nine.

Read more
Yesterday, 08:27
Football flag. Ref exsp 7256-33-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Sidmouth Warriors Under-9s enjoyed back-to-back wins when they were faced by Hemyock and Feniton Flames in their latest Exeter and District Youth League games.

Read more
Yesterday, 08:27

Ottery St Mary manager Mike Dawe is looking forward to his sides Devon Intermediate Cup tie at Sandford (2pm), and has good reason to be feeling confident, writes Steve Birley.

Read more
Yesterday, 08:27
Football corner flag. Ref exsp 7253-33-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Sidmouth Raiders and Warriors Under-10s took on teams from Ottery St Mary and West Hill in Exeter Youth League derby matches.

Read more
Yesterday, 08:27

Sidmouth Raiders Under-13s continued their early season form running out worthy 5-1 winners against Cheriton Fitzpaine at Sidford thanks to another good all-round show.

Read more
Yesterday, 08:27
Football generic picture

Sidmouth Raiders Under-11s made it four wins from four starts this season thanks to a 2-1 victory over Okehampton Argyle.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 12°C

min temp: 10°C

Most Read Sport

Great British Life

Great British Life

Useful Links

Family notices
Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Submit a Story
Buy Photos
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Read the Sidmouth Herald e-edition E-edition

Find a job in Sidmouth

Local business directory

Devon's trusted business finder

Find planning applications