TRIATHLON: Hier they come

Wiltshire Times:

4:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

MUM and daughter Diane and Leanne Hier are celebrating after both qualified for the XTERRA World Championships in Hawaii.

ATHLETICS: Phillips’ pride as youngsters romp home

Wiltshire Times:

1:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

ALISON Phillips can this week reflect one of the proudest moments in her athletics career as team manager, writes Kevin Fahey.

MELKSHAM 10K: Rose sets the pace in a dominant Melksham 10k victory

Wiltshire Times:

12:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

MIKE ROSE of Avon Valley Runners led from the start to dominate a field of 150 in perfect conditions in Melksham on Sunday.

ATHLETICS: Browne stars in win

Wiltshire Times:

10:00am Friday 19th September 2014

SOUTH West champion William Browne was one of Team Bath AC’s star performers as the club wrapped up a first ever victory in the Avon Track & Field League.

UK SCHOOL GAMES: Bolwell strikes gold

Wiltshire Times:

4:40pm Friday 12th September 2014

CLARENDON Academy sixth-former Adam Bolwell clinched a gold medal for Team England at the Sainsbury’s UK School Games.

ROWING: Captain Taylor leads from the front for Bradford

Wiltshire Times:

12:34pm Thursday 11th September 2014

BRADFORD on Avon crews were in fine form at the recent Gloucester Rowing Club Regatta.

RACING: Hannon frustrated by soft ground

Wiltshire Times: Richard Hannon Jnr

2:47pm Monday 8th September 2014

RICHARD Hannon believes soft ground led to Toormore's downfall in the International Topkapi Trophy in Turkey on Sunday.

RACING: Turkey treat for Hannon's Toormore

Wiltshire Times: Toormore ridden by Ryan Moore on their way to victory in the Novae Bloodstock Insurance Craven Stakes at Newmarket yesterday

4:08pm Friday 5th September 2014

CONNECTIONS of Wiltshire-trained horse Toormore feel they have found a golden opportunity for last season's champion two-year-old to collect some lucrative prize money when he lines up in the International Topkapi Trophy at Veliefendi in Turkey on Sunday.

Wiltshire youngsters star at England Athletics Championships

Wiltshire Times:

4:30pm Thursday 4th September 2014

Wiltshire Team Bath athletes starred in Bedford at the England Athletics Championships.

Pool: Dursley Arms aiming for national finals

Wiltshire Times:

3:52pm Thursday 4th September 2014

Division One winners Dursley Arms A will be representing Trowbridge & District Pool League in The English Pool Association’s Champion of Champions Competition.

Tour of Britain: Sir Bradley Wiggins confirmed as Team Sky leader

Wiltshire Times: Sir Bradley Wiggins cycling in a previous Tour of Britain

12:33pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Sir Bradley Wiggins will ride through Wiltshire as he defends his Tour of Britain title, it was confirmed today.

BOXING: Blackwell is primed for October return

Wiltshire Times:

4:30pm Friday 22nd August 2014

NICK Blackwell has world domination on his mind after his first fight under the Hennessey Sports banner was announced this week.

ATHLETICS: Under par Danny won’t be stopping

Wiltshire Times:

2:00pm Friday 22nd August 2014

DANNY Talbot will extend his season deep into September to help shake off the disappointment of the European Championships in Zurich, writes Kevin Fahey.

ATHLETICS: Debutant William is pure gold

Wiltshire Times:

11:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

WILTSHIRE sprinters took centre stage at the South West Inter Counties Championships held at the refurbished Exeter Arena on Sunday, writes Kevin Fahey.

SWIMMING: European gold for Carlin

Wiltshire Times: Jazz Carlin will contest her third Commonwealth Games this summer

5:57pm Thursday 21st August 2014

JAZZ Carlin continued her golden summer with victory in the women's 800m freestyle at the European Swimming Championships in Berlin tonight.

BOXING: Hennessey new-boy Blackwell to box in Kent

Wiltshire Times:

10:03am Tuesday 19th August 2014

NICK Blackwell will make his debut under the Hennessy Sports banner in Kent this October.

SWIMMING: ‘I can still get better,’ says Millward

Wiltshire Times:

4:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

STEPHANIE Millward insists that there are still plenty of things that she can improve upon in the lead up to the next Paralympic Games, despite yet another breathtaking performance at a major championships.

ATHLETICS: It’s goodbye to Alex as States get Carter

Wiltshire Times:

1:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

THE 153rd running of the weekly Parkrun 5k in Southwick won’t cause any ripples on the national athletics scene but locally it will be remembered for Alex Carter’s final appearance – and victory - before departing to America.

RACING: Toormore aimed at Turkey

Wiltshire Times: Toormore ridden by Ryan Moore on their way to victory in the Novae Bloodstock Insurance Craven Stakes at Newmarket yesterday

10:07am Friday 15th August 2014

LAST season's champion juvenile Toormore, who is trained in Wiltshire, will have his next race in the International Topkapi Trophy in Istanbul on September 7.

BOXING: Blackwell ready to rumble after clinching Hennessey deal

Wiltshire Times: Trowbridge middleweight Nick ‘Bang Bang’ Blackwell is willing to take on all comers

9:00am Friday 15th August 2014

NICK Blackwell has thrown down the gauntlet to the domestic middleweight division after signing with one of the country’s top promoters.

ATHLETICS: Semi final exit for Talbot

Wiltshire Times: Danny Talbot is too quick for Adam Gemili (far right) on Saturday. SPORTSBEAT.

7:32pm Thursday 14th August 2014

DANNY Talbot's attempt to add a European medal to the Commonwealth silver he won earlier this month ended in disappointment this evening.

ATHLETICS: Danny makes Euro progress

Wiltshire Times:

11:50am Thursday 14th August 2014

DANNY Talbot is through to the semi-finals of the men's 200m at the European Athletics Championships.

CYCLING: Wiggo set to ride through Wiltshire

Wiltshire Times: Bradley Wiggins

5:04pm Sunday 10th August 2014

SIR Bradley Wiggins will miss the Vuelta a Espana in order to ride the Tour of Britain, stage six of which passes through Wiltshire in September, Team Sky principal Sir Dave Brailsford has said.

CANOEING: Ed bags double bronze

Wiltshire Times: Ed McKeever is in Brazil for a three-week training camp as he hones his preparations for his title defence in 2016

5:00pm Sunday 10th August 2014

OLYMPIC champion Ed McKeever claimed two bronze medals on the final day of the Canoe Sprint World Championships in Moscow today.

SWIMMING: Another glittering day for Millward

Wiltshire Times: Stephanie Millward won three medals at the 2010 Commonwealth Games, but is unsure whether she will take part in next year’s Games in Glasgow

8:53pm Saturday 9th August 2014

STEPHANIE Millward claimed her third and fourth gold medals of the IPC European Championships in Eindhoven today.

SWIMMING: Stephanie settles for silver

Wiltshire Times: Stephanie Millward won three medals at the 2010 Commonwealth Games, but is unsure whether she will take part in next year’s Games in Glasgow

7:18pm Friday 8th August 2014

STEPHANIE Millward's golden run at the IPC European Swimming Championships came to an end tonight as she had to settle for silver in the women's S9 200m individual medley.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: It was a tall order

Wiltshire Times:

4:00pm Friday 8th August 2014

AFTER becoming a British champion and running for England at the Commonwealth Games, Danny Talbot could be forgiven for already being on top of the world.

DIVING: Diving duo are in championship medals

Wiltshire Times:

2:00pm Friday 8th August 2014

OSCAR Lippiatt and Finn Aubrey were both in the medals at the British Gas National Age Group Diving Championships in Sheffield.

SWIMMING: Six of the best for ace Jordan

Wiltshire Times:

2:00pm Friday 8th August 2014

SWIMMER Jordan Ludlam won’t be forgetting his British Gas Age Group Championships debut in a hurry after the youngster returned home to Bradford on Avon with a haul of six medals.

SWIMMING: Second gold for Stephanie

Wiltshire Times: Stephanie Millward

9:50pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

STEPHANIE Millward could barely contain her excitement after bagging her second gold medal of the IPC European Championships in Eindhoven today.

RACING: Toormore lined up for Boomerang

Wiltshire Times: Toormore ridden by Ryan Moore on their way to victory in the Novae Bloodstock Insurance Craven Stakes at Newmarket yesterday

12:10pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

NEXT month's Boomerang Stakes on Irish Champions Weekend at Leopardstown is a potential target for Wiltshire-trained Toormore after last season's champion juvenile got his career back on track with an encouraging run in defeat at Glorious Goodwood.

SWIMMING: European gold for Stephanie

Wiltshire Times:

11:27am Tuesday 5th August 2014

BOX swimmer Stephanie Millward claimed gold in her first event at the IPC European Championships in Eindhoven this morning.

RACING: Charlton's Bird is retired

Wiltshire Times: Roger Charlton

11:12am Tuesday 5th August 2014

BECKHAMPTON trainer Roger Charlton's Pretty Polly Stakes winner Thistle Bird has been retired to stud due to injury.

RACING: Hannon's Kompany set for Curragh

Wiltshire Times: Richard Hannon Jnr

3:41pm Monday 4th August 2014

RICHARD Hannon's prolific juvenile Kool Kompany is set to be supplemented for Sunday's Keeneland Phoenix Stakes at the Curragh.

SWIMMING: Eindhoven bronze for Moores

Wiltshire Times: Aaron Moores

4:17pm Monday 4th August 2014

TROWBRIDGE Paralympic swimmer Aaron Moores claimed a bronze medal on the opening night of the IPC European Swimming Championships in Eindhoven today.

RACING: Next move plotted for Medicean Man

Wiltshire Times: Sutton Veny-trained Medicean Man

5:09pm Sunday 3rd August 2014

SUTTON Veny-trained horse Medicean Man is likely to be absent from British racecourses until the winter at least with trainer Jeremy Gask considering several different plans of action.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Danny clinches relay silver in Glasgow

Wiltshire Times:

9:38pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

HILPERTON sprinter Danny Talbot tonight anchored the England 4x100m relay team to silver in the concluding athletics event of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

SWIMMING: Millward excited by IPC Euros

Wiltshire Times: Stephanie Millward

3:30pm Friday 1st August 2014

WILTSHIRE swim star Stephanie Millward is looking forward to finding out just how far she’s come in the last eight months when she hits the pool at next week’s IPC European Swimming Championships in Eindhoven.

ATHLETICS: It’s double first for Avon at Clermont Waterfront

Wiltshire Times:

12:00pm Friday 1st August 2014

AVON Valley’s Mike Rose and Kiersty Barnett were first male and first female at the recent Clermont Waterfront Parkrun with times of 18:13 and 22:17 respectively.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Reed's silver lining

Wiltshire Times:

9:00am Saturday 2nd August 2014

TOM Reed’s Commonwealth Games performance gained him the royal seal of approval but the Devizes judoka is still wrestling with the maelstrom of emotions thrown up by his silver medal in Glasgow.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Experience of a lifetime

Wiltshire Times:

10:00am Saturday 2nd August 2014

RACHEL Williams says that picking one memorable moment of her Commonwealth Games bow over another is simply an impossible task as she looks back on the most ‘incredible’ experience of her life.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Talbot keeps his head held high

Wiltshire Times: Danny Talbot celebrates after winning the 200m in Birmingham today

11:47am Friday 1st August 2014

DANNY Talbot saw his chances of a medal go up in smoke in the Commonwealth Games 200m final but the 23-year-old refused to be too downhearted after the result.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Dai-ing for the season to end after a poor Games

Wiltshire Times: Dai Greene

11:00am Friday 1st August 2014

DAI Greene is calling time on his season after another disappointing performance at a home Games in Glasgow.

SPORT: The final chance to vote for Stars of Tomorrow

Wiltshire Times:

9:00am Friday 1st August 2014

Today is the last day to nominate a young athlete for our Stars of Tomorrow competition being run with Bag4Sport Foundation.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Talbot seventh as the Jamaicans dominate

Wiltshire Times: Danny Talbot is hoping for a Commonwealth Games run when the England team is announced on Monday

9:24pm Thursday 31st July 2014

DANNY Talbot finished seventh as Jamaica pulled off a clean sweep in the men's 200m final at the Commonwealth Games tonight.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Talbot into 200m final

Wiltshire Times: Danny Talbot celebrates after winning the 200m in Birmingham today

6:41pm Thursday 31st July 2014

TROWBRIDGE Tornado Danny Talbot will go fo glory in tonight's 200m final at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow after finishing second in his semi-final this evening.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Carlin not complaining

Wiltshire Times:

1:43pm Thursday 31st July 2014

WILTSHIRE’S Jazz Carlin wasn’t scoffing at a second medal in as many nights on Tuesday, despite just missing out on another gold in Glasgow.

FOOTBALL: Town on the verge of landing Trowbridge lad Turnbull

Wiltshire Times:

1:31pm Thursday 31st July 2014

SWINDON Town are looking to complete a season-long loan deal for Trowbridge’s Jordan Turnbull.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Talbot cruises through 200m heat

Wiltshire Times: Danny Talbot celebrates after winning the 200m in Birmingham today

10:38am Wednesday 30th July 2014

DANNY Talbot's quest for a Commonwealth Games medal remains on track after the Trowbridge Tornado breezed into tomorrow's 200m semi-finals.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Second medal for Carlin

Wiltshire Times:

9:14am Wednesday 30th July 2014

JAZZ Carlin picked up her second medal of the Commonwealth Games last night as she took the silver in the women's 400m freestyle.

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