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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.

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

The second Sunday of October saw the Sidmouth Bowls Club annual outdoor presentation take place, writes Carol Smith.

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

There was a great turnout of Sidmouth Running Club members for The Great West Run, writes Hamish Spence.

Harry Tincknell’s Ford Chip Ganassi Racing Ford GT finished third at the Six Hours of Fuji in Japan on Sunday.

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

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

Sidmouth Running Club duo David Chipping and Jim Forrer took part in the Drogo Ultra, writes Hamish Spence.

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.

Team leader Tony Velterop, led Claire and Justin Ashby, Becky and Ian Robson, Charles Edward Keen, Bert Dykema and John Ball in the bid for the Mighty Green Team to beat the previous year’s total of lengths swum in the Swimathon event that was held on the first Saturday of October, writes Hamish Spence.

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

Sidmouth Running Club (SRC) members Sarah Watkins, Jessica Raynor and Jo Earlam all took part in the Atlantic Coast Challenge, a ‘three marathons in three days’ event which follows the coast line along North Cornwall, writes Hamish Spence.

Otterton drag racing ace Mark ‘Wolfie’ Smith was in action at the latest Straightliners meeting held at the Dakota raceway, Smeatharpe, East Devon on a wet and windy first Saturday of October.

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.

Sidmouth Running Club (SRC) member Rocker Shepperd wore the club’s Mighty Green to take part in the iconic meeting that is the Three Peaks Challenge, writes Hamish Spence.

Sidmouth Running Club member Emma Grainger took part in The Dornafield 10k ladies’ race, helping raise funds for Bowel Cancer UK, writes Hamish Spence.

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.

A team of eight Mighty Greens (MG) took part in the Bradleys Exmouth 10k, raced on the final Sunday of September, writes Hamish Spence.

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.

Two Sidmouth Running Club (SRC) members, Martin Truman and his wife Kate, travelled north to tackle the Loch Ness Marathon, writes Hamish Spence.

Well, sadly, the outdoor greens are now closed so that our greenkeeper Barry can give them some ‘tender loving care’ ready for it all to begin again next April, writes Carol Smith.

With the summer holidays done and work or school taking over again, I thought a round-up of places visited by the club’s ‘Mighty Green’ shirt was in order, writes Hamish Spence.

Sidmouth Running Club duo Don Cawthera and Debbie Marriott took part in the Bovey Beauty, writes Hamish Spence.

The Sidmouth outdoor season has come to an end and the final week of the campaign saw a couple of friendly fixtures, writes Carol Smith.

The final weekend of September (29 and 30) sees the staging of the final, and deciding, round of the ASWMC Southern Counties Autocross Championship and the MSA Inter Association Challenge, writes Colin Anderson.

The evening of the third Saturday of September saw 11 members of Sidmouth Running Club dust off and power up their head torches to be on the start line ready for a blast around the pebblebed heathland of Woodbury Common and all under the cover of darkness, writes Hamish Spence.

Four Sidmouth runners competed in The Killerton 10k race, writes Hamish Spence.

A friendly match was played against South Dorset on yet another beautiful Sidmouth day, writes Carol Smith.

The Sidmouth Bowls Club ‘Mixed Umbrella’ is a competition brilliantly organised by David Timms, writes Carol Smith.

At the beginning and end of each season we hold a club, ladies verses gentlemen match, writes Carol Smith.

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