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Football: Ryde hosts Isle of Wight beach soccer championships

Football: Ryde hosts Isle of Wight beach soccer championships

Friday, July 29, 2016

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THE largest youth beach soccer tournament in the UK has got under way in Ryde today (Friday).

Sailing: Sir Ben rules the waves

Sailing: Sir Ben rules the waves

Monday, July 25, 2016

NEW Isle of Wight resident Sir Ben Ainslie was king of The Solent this weekend as he led his Land Rover BAR team to victory in the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series.

Swimming: Development meet a great success for West Wight squad

Swimming: Development meet a great success for West Wight squad

Monday, July 25, 2016

SWIMMING SIX medals and 32 personal best times were the reward for two excellent weekends of swimming by West Wight Swimming Club members.

Netball’s big night

Netball’s big night

Sunday, July 24, 2016

NETBALL IT WAS party time for Solent Netball Club as they dominated proceedings at the IW Netball Club’s annual awards night at the Eight Bells, Carisbrooke.

Cycling: Cyclists impress at mainland events

Cycling: Cyclists impress at mainland events

Saturday, July 23, 2016

CYCLING MEMBERS of Wightlink-LCM Systems Cycle Race Team have been back to Portsmouth and Goodwood for more racing action.

Athletics: Isle of Wight conquer Eton Dorney

Athletics: Isle of Wight conquer Eton Dorney

Friday, July 22, 2016

ATHLETICS WIGHT Tri members took part in the Votwo Eton Dorney triathlons, all posting PB times on the fast course.

Busy time for racers

Busy time for racers

Monday, July 18, 2016

CYCLING
IT HAS been a busy time for Matthew Allsopp and fellow members of the Wightlink-LCM Systems Cycle Race Team, with racing in Goodwood and Portsmouth.

Skaters join forces for team challenge

Sunday, July 17, 2016

FIGURE SKATING FIGURE skaters joined forces to represent the IW at the National Team Challenge (NTC) in Guildford last weekend, and came seventh.

Court coaches

Court coaches

Saturday, July 16, 2016

NETBALL
EIGHT netball players and volunteers have successfully gained their England Netball UKCC Level 2 coaching qualifications.

Hills for Harriers

Hills for Harriers

Friday, July 15, 2016

RUNNING
RYDE Harriers put in some impressive performances in the tough Brecon Fans fell race series in South Wales last weekend.
Race one was the Pen-Y-Fan, three and a half miles straight up and down one of the UK’s highest mountain.

Paddlers wanted for Pier to Pier swim

Paddlers wanted for Pier to Pier swim

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

ORGANISERS of the annual Pier to Pier swim have issued an urgent call for kayakers and canoeists to help on the day.

Triathlon: Winning form

Triathlon: Winning form

Monday, July 11, 2016

TRIATHLON NICK Curwood was in winning form for Wight Tri at the Bowood House Super Sprint Triathlon last weekend.

Trophy haul for Tae Kwon-Do stars

Trophy haul for Tae Kwon-Do stars

Sunday, July 10, 2016

TAE KWON-DO EIGHT members of the IW Tae Kwon-Do Club had success at the PUMA English Championships in Swindon last weekend, returning with two silver and six bronze trophies.

Shooting: Skittle success

Shooting: Skittle success

Saturday, July 9, 2016

SHOOTING ALAN Foxworthy was triumphant once again in Newport and District Rifle Club’s latest competition, this time the Skittle Shoot.

Golf: Footballers on the fairways

Golf: Footballers on the fairways

Friday, July 8, 2016

GOLF FOOTBALL players swapped their boots for drivers and putters last weekend for Ryde Golf Club’s annual football fun day.

Athletics: Jess Andrews smashes personal best to finish seventh at European Championships

Athletics: Jess Andrews smashes personal best to finish seventh at European Championships

Thursday, July 7, 2016

ISLE of Wight runner Jess Andrews produced a lifetime best at the European Athletics Championships in Amsterdam last night (Wednesday) — finishing seventh in the 10,000m.

Football: Newport take on Pagham in double-header

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

NEWPORT’s pre-season friendlies start this weekend.

Sailing: Isle of Wight sailor tackles solo Fastnet race

Sailing: Isle of Wight sailor tackles solo Fastnet race

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

AN Isle of Wight sailor is currently challenging the leading pack in the inaugural SORC Round the Rock race.

Swimming: Seven titles for IW squad

Swimming: Seven titles for IW squad

Monday, July 4, 2016

SWIMMING ISLE OF WIGHT swimmers were in seventh heaven last weekend, bringing home titles, medals and PB times at the Hampshire Schools Championships at Portsmouth’s Mountbatten Centre.

Trampolining: Could finals be on the cards?

Trampolining: Could finals be on the cards?

Sunday, July 3, 2016

TRAMPOLINING FOUR members of West Wight Trampoline Club had excellent results at the second round of the National League Championships qualifying series in Cardiff, with two making strong claims for spots in the finals.

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