With such good weather on Sunday morning and an 11am start it was no wonder that a record number of 35 Mighty Green clad Sidmouth Running Club (SRC) members turned out to take part in the very popular Bicton Blister, writes Terry Bewes.
Storm Angus left a depleted trail across the region, but in the Lyme Regis November stableford, Division One, Keith Gibson was the only player to beat par as he stormed round with an array of wonderful shots to score 41 points.
The 68 participants in the Men’s Stableford competition at East Devon Golf Club last Saturday must have been delighted when they looked through their bedroom windows to be greeted by a calm day with hazy sunshine, writes Michael Hayes.
Lympstone youngster Oliver Roper bagged a terrific podium place when he finished third at the Karate Union of Great Britain (KUGB) South West Championships, held at Clifton Hill Sports Centre in Exeter.
Next weekend will see the start of the new Point-to-Point horse racing season which begins at the picturesque course of Black Forest Lodge near Kenton, Exeter on Sunday (November 27), commencing at noon, writes Donna Harris.
One of the newer Sidmouth Running Club members ventured further afield to see action recently with Sidbury resident Bert Dykema returning to his Netherlands homeland to run in the seventh Haarleberg 10k event, writes Terry Bewes.
Next weekend will see the start of the Point-to-Point horse racing season which begins at the picturesque course of Black Forest Lodge near Kenford, Exeter, on Sunday (November 27), commencing at noon, writes Donna Harris.
Exeter Racecourse’s famous racing Clydesdales provided a magnificent spectacle on Sunday when their flying feathers and huge white faces had an enthusiast crowd enthralled as they raced in aid of the Devon Air Ambulance, writes Lucy Johnson.
Harry Tincknell brought the curtain down on a highly successful 2016 season by earning the Ford Chip Ganassi Racing Team UK runners-up in the FIA LMGTE Pro Teams’ Endurance Trophy for the #67 Ford GT the young Briton shared with Andy Priaulx.