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Sidmouth and Ottery (SOHC) men’s second team were beaten 3-1 when they met Okehampton first team.

Sidmouth and Ottery (SOHC) men’s first team had a busy weekend as they travelled 370 miles to contest matches at Mid Somerset, Wells on Saturday and Marlborough in Wiltshire 24 hours later.

Sidmouth and Ottery (SOHC) men’s fifth team were beaten 4-2 on their visit to East Devon for their latest league outing.

Being a summer sport, it is hard for triathlon competitors to stay focused on their training through the long, dark, damp winter months, writes Ellie Dominey.

New Honiton Sea Angling Club junior Finley Hand certainly enjoyed a recent trip fishing with his father Wayne, writes Mike Spiller.

The last two weeks at Sidmouth Bowls Club have been more than eventful than most, writes Ron Cook.

The great Catalan capital of Barcelona was host to the eDreams Mitja Marato Half Marathon, writes Terry Bewes.

The Exeter half marathon is a great three-lap traffic free, pancake flat route run along the footpaths and cycle tracks around the River Exe and Exeter Canal, writes Terry Bewes.

The Taunton Humdinger Half Marathon and Hurtle is organised by the Running Forever RC and starts from the Wellspring Leisure Centre, Taunton, writes Terry Bewes.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies first team suffered cup heart ache as they went out of the Devon Trophy at the semi-final stage, beaten on penalty flicks by Plym Valley at a wet and windy Lipson Community College in Plymouth.

Carine Silver from Sidmouth Running Club travelled up to Surrey with her family to take part in the LDWA 48th Punchbowl Ultra Marathon, writes Terry Bewes.

Sidmouth Under-11 Ravens and Under-12 Hawks were in action at the new education campus at Cranbrook for the latest round of matches in the Exeter and East Devon Junior Netball league, writes Louise Hastie.

On Saturday Sidmouth Netball club entered the second round of the Exeter and East Devon Junior Netball League, played at the new education campus at Cranbrook, writes Louise Hastie.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies first team were 5-2 winners when they travelled to Newton Abbot for their latest Petroc Division One game.

After a very wet and blustery week leading up to the Four Trigs Challenge, we were granted a dry, although windy, window on Sunday for the 17th running of the very popular, but very hard Four Trigs Challenge, writes Terry Bewes.

The Fulford Five was first run in the mid 1980’s and is a two-lap, five mile road race around the streets of Exmouth while taking in the sea view along the promenade, writes Terry Bewes.

Thirteen North Somerset Athletic Club athletes qualified to run for Avon Schools cross country teams at the South West Championships.

Whilst there should have been two Honiton Netball League top division matches played, it was unfortunate that once again Signs South West were unable to fulfil a fixture for the third time this season and so forfeited the game to Sidmouth Toucan Chicks, writes Graham Ingram.

Six Colyton Grammar School students were successful at the Devon Schools’ Cross-Country Championships, held at Stover School, Newton Abbot, writes Jonathan Cresswell.

Windwhistle Motor Club (Chard), held their annual awards dinner at the Windwhistle Inn.

The report below is submitted by Jo Earlam and should be ‘sung’ to the tune of ‘10 green bottles’!

Sidford Short Mat Bowls Club sent a team to Dorset to contest the Dorset Golf and Bowls Open Fours competition.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men’s first team went down 5-1 at the hands of a energetic Bristol University team.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies’ first team drew 1-1 with visiting Isca.

The Sidmouth Bowls Club County matches in January provided a stern test against strong teams from Torbay and Dawlish, writes Ron Cook,

The Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men’s third XI were beaten 9-0 by Minehead, though the score does not reflect the contribution that the SOHC eleven made to the contest. In the second half they gave as good as they got for long periods.

Once again Seaton Park Run proved a popular destination for members of Sidmouth Running Club on a sunny Saturday morning with two of the runners achieving a personal best time over the 5k distance, writes Terry Bewes.

Harry Tincknell recorded an excellent top-five placing in this year’s Rolex 24 At Daytona when the Briton brought his Ford Chip Ganassi Ford GT home fifth in the GT Le Mans category in the twice-around-the-clock race that took place across the final weekend of January.

It was a week of middle order games in Division One of the Honiton Netball League with Otters playing HNC Hot Shots and Sidmouth Toucan Chicks up against Ford and Pentecost Panthers, writes Graham Ingram.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club 2nd XI shared eight goals when they met Exeter University VI.

SOHC gain national recognition

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) are celebrating after being recognised for the work they are doing.

Saturday morning saw 11 Sidmouth Running Club members attending the pre-run briefing at the Highfield Club, Dunkeswell ready for the start of the very popular Blackdown Beast, writes Terry Bewes.Sidmouth

The Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) ladies 1st team were involved in quite a contest when they hosted Dart in a Petroc Division One game that ended 2-2.

Sidmouth and Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) men’s third team enjoyed a terrific victory when they edged out East Devon A 5-3.

Offa’s twisted Wye Kanter

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Looking forward to a relaxing weekend at home soon came to an end for Sidmouth Running Club member Carine Silver after receiving a phone call from her sister, writes Terry Bewes.

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