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The North Devon Half Marathon took place on the final Sunday of September with social distancing being strictly adhered to, writes Dave Mutter.

David Cooke ran in the 800m race at the Yeovil track, writes Dave Mutter.

After six months of waiting, the ladies and girls of Sidmouth Netball Club are finally back on court with huge smiles and a great attitude, writes Clare Johnson.

Tuesday was a very sad occasion for Sidmouth bowlers as it heralded the final day of the outdoor season, writes Carol Smith.

The second and final day of the 2020 Madeira Bowls Club outdoor competition finals was played in glorious sunshine, writes Jude Latta.

Internationally known horse racing broadcaster Cornelius Lysaght will head up the Devon & Cornwall live streaming presenting team when the 2020/2021 point-to-point season gets under way with the East Devon races at Ottery St Mary on Saturday. October 24, writes Granville Taylor.

The focus of the Ladies Finals weekend was the club championship match between two in form players Penny Weeks and Melissa Camp and it was a match worthy of a final, writes David Roberts.

East Devon motor ace, Harry Tincknell, has taken his second victory at the race that every driver wants to win: the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

Tom Pryke served up the Man of the match performance as Feniton launched a new Joma Devon & Exeter Premier Division East campaign with a 2-1 win at Beer Albion.

Madeira Ladies said ‘Au revoir’ to their final Ripples League meeting of the 2020 outdoor season, writes Jude Latta.

Sadly, next Tuesday (September 22), sees the final day of the 2020 summer outdoor bowling season, writes Carol Smith.

The second Saturday of September saw Sidmouth Running Club (SRC) member Ross Walton take on the 32-mile Climb Southwest 8 Trigs self-navigating race, writes Hamish Spence

Of course, with Covid-19 restrictions it was never going to be the usual Madeira Finals, writes Jude Latta.

With great weather conditions, four Sidmouth Running Club (SRC) members took part in the South West 5 Trigs race writes Hamish Spence.

The August AVR Senior 4k Virtual Handicap was won by Ron Seward, writes Dave Mutter.

With fine weather and great support from the members, three club finals were played at Cricket Field Lane on Saturday together with a Ladies’ semi-final, writes David Roberts.

Honiton Bowling Club has seen none of the usual busy summer season at the club, writes Joan Mackintosh.

Lyme Regis bowlers have just completed a second set of Mini Leagues, writes Paul Moffitt.

A mass participation event that gives pleasure to thousand across the country each weekend, is set to resume next month.

Sidmouth seniors’ captain, Mike Davis, had to settle for a consolation prize last Wednesday in the seniors Ball in Bag competition, writes Hugh Dorliac.

Sidmouth Bowls Club’s two Fun Days certainly proved to be just that – lots of fun being had by all, writes Carol Smith.

Harry Tincknell’s latest IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar six-hour endurance race at Road Atlanta provided enough excitement and drama to last an entire season.

Having heard about the recently launched ‘COSY’ marathon route around the periphery of Exeter, Sidmouth Running Club’s Simon Hollyer and myself decided to have a go, writes Dave Wright.

AVR member Patrick Devine-Wright broke the record for the Dartmoor Round on the first Saturday of September, writes Dave Mutter.

The first Saturday of September saw AVRs Jake Smith run in the 5,000 metres at the British Championships in Manchester, writes Dave Mutter.

The last Indoor season was cut short due to the coronavirus pandemic, but Budleigh Bowls Club indoor secretary Paul Griffin has done a marvellous job in arranging a programme for the members which commenced last week.

Organiser of the highly popular – and much loved – Grizzly meeting have pulled the plug on plans to stage the next running in March 20201.

BARC SW member Paul Haimes took the overall honours at Torbay Motor Club’s Wiscombe Hill climb in August, one of the first hill climb events to be held in 2020 after the extended coronavirus lockdown, writes Rupert Barker.

With improved weather, the Budleigh bowlers played a good number of matches this week and are now closing in on the last few games of the internal competitions, writes David Roberts.

Well then, to start this week’s bowls report how about a straightforward: ‘where has all our lovely Summer weather gone’, writes Carol Smith.

As the chair of Sidmouth Running Club I have the privilege of leading the club out of the darkness of the last few months into a new dawn, and what a new dawn it is turning out to be, writes Terry Bewes.

Alpacas were duly crowned champions of the Chardstock Bowls Club, Pairs League.

Sidmouth & Ottery Hockey Club (SOHC) have received details of their men’s teams fixtures for the 2020/21 season.

Sidmouth Running Club have very reluctantly had to cancel one of the year’s big racing events and it’s yet another casualty of the on-going Coronavirus pandemic.

Exmouth man Paul Wakely duly completed his Ironman challenge on Saturday, completing a swim in the sea off Exmouth, a cycle ride to Barnstaple and back and then a marathon run around Exmouth.

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