SAILING: COGS 2014 finishes despite light breezes

This is The West Country:

6:00pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

MYLOR Yacht Club hosted the final leg of the COGS Offshore Racing series on Saturday, writes Geoff Davies.

SAILING: Final Flushing and Royal Cornwall pursuit takes place after postponement

This is The West Country: SAILING: Large boats heading to Falmouth for regatta

8:00am Monday 29th September 2014

POOR wind levels and visibility meant the last pursuit race between Flushing Sailing and Royal Cornwall Yacht Club had to be rescheduled from last Friday to Wednesday evening.

SAILING: Exciting finishes at Flushing and Royal Cornwall pursuit race

This is The West Country: We are sailing – boats taking part in the Nore Race, from Southend Pier to the Kent coast and back

8:00am Friday 19th September 2014

A HAZY blue mist lay over the flat water as a good force three easterly gave adequate power for a long beat over to the St Mawes shore for the Flushing and Royal Cornwall Sailing Clubs combined pursuit race on Tuesday.

FOOTBALL: Port boss Annear not worried about squad size

This is The West Country: Porthleven manager Dennis Annear

11:00am Wednesday 10th September 2014

PORTHLEVEN manager Dennis Annear said he is not looking out for new players despite having to go into recent games with just 12 men.

ATHLETICS: Runner-up Smith pays for early pace

This is The West Country:

8:00am Friday 15th August 2014

PAUL Smith had to settle for second place in the latest Duchy Athletics Network Summer Series race at Carn Brea Leisure Centre.

RUGBY: Helston u16s win 7s plate

This is The West Country:

1:30pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

TEENAGE rugby players beat teams from across the country to claim a title during a 7s tournament.

Mylor team hope for big win at UK's largest sailing race

This is The West Country: Mylor team hope for big win at UK's largest sailing race

3:00pm Sunday 8th June 2014

A team of Mylor-based sailors will be heading to the Isle of Wight in July with hopes of winning the UK’s largest boat race.

Pendennis Cup 2014 finishes in spectacular style: PICTURES

This is The West Country: Pendennis Cup 2014 finishes in spectacular style: PICTURES

7:20am Tuesday 3rd June 2014

The Pendennis Cup 2014 finished in spectacular style with close quarters racing, a dramatic Red Arrows display over the fleet watched by thousands of spectators, followed by an incredible awards ceremony at Princess Pavilions, Falmouth. Velacarina was presented with the Pendennis Cup and Cerinthe with the Little Dennis Cup.

Near perfect conditions for day two of Pendennis Cup: PICTURES + RACE REPORT

This is The West Country: Near perfect conditions for day two of Pendennis Cup: PICTURES + RACE REPORT

1:30pm Friday 30th May 2014

Near perfect conditions greeted sailors on day two of the Pendennis Cup. FULL RACE REPORT

Excellent showing at Mylor Yacht Club: SAILING

11:00am Friday 30th May 2014

PENROSE SAILMAKERS SERIES Wind shifts are the bane of a race officer's life. All that effort trying to get the start line at 90° to the wind direction in order to give racing boats a fair start, then, just at the critical moment, the wind changes direction and his work is wrecked.

County Cricket Round-up

This is The West Country: Slazenger V100 TAS ULTIMATE cricket bat

9:00am Friday 30th May 2014

Division 3 Leedstown 196-8 Constantine 200-6 Leedstown lost at Constantine thanks to another Graham Griffiths show at Boulder Parc. He took 5-35 in Leedstown's innings and scored 105 not out in guiding Constantine to their win off the last ball of the 45th over (of 47 permitted due to a short rain stoppage). This was Graham's second century in succession, having scored 143 the week before against Mullion.

Helston back to winning ways

This is The West Country: Helston back to winning ways

2:00pm Thursday 29th May 2014

Helston got their third win of the season with a 42 run success over Roche at Beacon Park on Saturday.

Entrants sought for eighth annual Savills Regatta at Mylor

This is The West Country: Entrants sought for eighth annual Savills Regatta at Mylor

3:40pm Wednesday 28th May 2014

Mylor Yacht Club is looking for entrants for the eighth annual Savills Regatta on Monday, June 9.

Helston U14s win Fair Play Award

This is The West Country: From left to right, Isaac Dryburgh, Harry Millen and Harrison Murrells receive the Kernow League Fair Play Award on behalf of Helston AFC’s ‘Eagles’

2:18pm Thursday 22nd May 2014

Representing Helston AFC’s U14 side ‘Helston Eagles’, Harry Millen, Isaac Dryburgh and Harrison Murrells attended the Kernow League Cup finals to be presented with the Fair Play Award on behalf of their team this weekend.

Cornwall county cricklt round-up

This is The West Country: Bradman bat up for sale

4:22pm Thursday 15th May 2014

Division 3 Leedstown 181-4 Praze 184-7 Ben James made 67 and Tom James 47 as Praze successfully chased down a good Leedstown total at the Playing Field, in a well contested game. Ty Hendra had earlier top scored for the visitors with 53 and Nick Verran made 44. Leedstown take on Wendron this weekend and Praze visit Botallack & St Levan.

Falmouth begin 50/50 cup defence at Trescobeas today

This is The West Country: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

10:00am Saturday 26th April 2014

The 2014 Jolly’s Drinks Cornwall Cricket League commences this weekend.

Cricket season gets underway: Opening weekend fixtures

This is The West Country: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

6:00pm Friday 25th April 2014

This weekend's cricket fixtures as the season gets underway.

Elder statesman of Cornish sport celebrates 80th birthday

This is The West Country: Elder statesman of Cornish sport celebrates 80th birthday

1:00pm Friday 25th April 2014

ONE of Falmouth’s and Cornwall’s best-known sportsmen, Harold Jefferies, celebrated his 80th birthday on Monday.

Falmouth begin Vinter Cup defence tomorrow

This is The West Country: Falmouth begin Vinter Cup defence tomorrow

3:42pm Friday 25th April 2014

Adrian Noott says Falmouth will aim to build on their achievments last season as they prepare to begin their Vinter Cup defence against Redruth at Trescobeas on Saturday.

COGS racing gets underway

This is The West Country: COGS racing gets underway

3:39pm Friday 25th April 2014

The first COGS race of 2014 took place on Saturday, with a race from Falmouth to Fowey.

Falmouth to host six metre European sailing championships

This is The West Country: Falmouth to host six metre European sailing championships

10:20am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

The British International Six-Metre Association is to receive a £1,000 grant from Falmouth Town Council towards the cost of staging the European Championships in the port this July.

Helston and Camborne promoted, Falmouth 3 relegated, Chacewater withdraw from league

This is The West Country: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

7:06am Tuesday 3rd December 2013

Chacewater have withdrawn from Division 4 West of the Jolly's Drinks Cornwall Cricket League due to a shortage of players

Live Matchday Live: FINAL SCORE

This is The West Country: Could Bickland Park be one of the grounds Leeds visit for a pre-season match in July?

3:41pm Friday 29th November 2013

Live coverage from Bickland Park as second from bottom Falmouth Town play fourth from top Witheridge in the South West Peninsula League premier division, plus updates from the rest of the action around the grounds.

Camborne sink Sidmouth after thrilling encounter

This is The West Country: Ducker is a product of Camborne's youth system

9:05pm Sunday 24th November 2013

Camborne came on strong in the final quarter to win a thrilling end to end encounter with Sidmouth who sank to the bottom of the South West One table with this defeat, writes Martin Symons.

Dour affair at Gala Parc sees Porthleven beaten by Dobwalls REPORT & GALLERY

This is The West Country: Porthleven's Jack Glover clears the danger as stand-in keeper Tom Annear looks on

5:20pm Sunday 24th November 2013

Porthlven's recent run of poor form continued at Gala Parc on Saturday as Dennis Annear's side conceded two soft goals to hand all three points to visiting Dobwalls. Pictures by Phil Ruberry.

'The referee was making it up as he went along' says Helston boss Taylor - AUDIO

This is The West Country: Helston manager Sid Taylor

6:54pm Saturday 23rd November 2013

Helston Athletic manager Sid Taylor speaks to the Packet after his side's 0-1 defeat against Wadebridge at Kellaway Park.

Bad luck strikes again as collision forces Goodchild and Collier Wakefield to retire from Transat race

This is The West Country: Goodchild and Collier Wakefield onboard Concise8 Picture: Lloyd Images

10:48am Wednesday 13th November 2013

Sam Goodchild and co-skipper Ned Collier Wakefield have been forced to retire from this year's Transat Jacques Vabre race after their boat sustained irreparable damage during the night.

Port manager Annear pleased with youngsters' progress

This is The West Country: Porthleven manager Dennis Annear

10:49am Wednesday 4th September 2013

Despite being tipped to struggle this year Porthleven have started the season well, and boss Dennis Annear says he is pleased with the way his young side are progressing.

Falmouth win thriller at Grampound Road to set up winner-takes-all showdown with Werrington

This is The West Country: Falmouth bounce back from cup defeat by demolishing Redruth at Trescobeas

3:38pm Sunday 1st September 2013

Captain Adrian Noott's battling 59 not out helped steer Falmouth to victory in the final over after a thrilling game against Grampound Road on Saturday.

Early goal sets the tone as Porthleven lose at Callington

This is The West Country: Porthleven suffer first defeat of the season away at Mousehole

12:14pm Sunday 1st September 2013

Porthleven put in another battling performance, this time against Callington, but a series of late goals saw them beaten 5-2

Penryn Athletic cruise past Holsworthy to move fifth

This is The West Country: Penryn 4 Wadebridge 2 FINAL SCORE

11:46am Sunday 1st September 2013

Penryn made it three wins on the bounce with a comfortable victory over Holsworthy in division one west on Saturday

Camborne RFC receive lottery funding boost

This is The West Country: RUGBY: Barbarians continue hunt for new coach

8:13am Monday 12th August 2013

Camborne Rugby Football Club has secured Olympic legacy funding from Sport England’s Inspired Facilities fund.

Falmouth relinquish top spot after defeat against Callington

This is The West Country: Falmouth bounce back from cup defeat by demolishing Redruth at Trescobeas

7:06am Monday 12th August 2013

Falmouth have relinquished top spot in the ECB Cornwall Premier League after defeat against Callington at Trescobeas on Saturday.

Falmouth will appeal damaging points deduction, says Noott

This is The West Country: Falmouth bounce back from cup defeat by demolishing Redruth at Trescobeas

1:29pm Thursday 8th August 2013

Falmouth captain Adrian Noott said his side will appeal one of the point deductions levelled against them during Saturday’s ECB premier league game against St Austell.

Falmouth points deduction takes gloss off St Austell thrashing

This is The West Country: Falmouth points deduction takes gloss off St Austell thrashing

9:36am Wednesday 7th August 2013

Falmouth retained top spot in the Jolly’s Drinks ECB Cornwall Premier League thanks to an emphatic seven wicket win at strugglers St Austell on Saturday. The gloss was taken off however with a two points deduction on the day by the umpires

Noott pleased with Falmouth response after Redruth demolition job

This is The West Country: Falmouth bounce back from cup defeat by demolishing Redruth at Trescobeas

10:00am Wednesday 24th July 2013

After midweek defeat in the Edwards Cup against Werrington, Falmouth captain Adrian Noott was no doubt looking for some kind of response from his players when they took on Redruth at Trescobeas on Saturday.

Black Dog finishes top in Helford to Penzance COGS race

This is The West Country: (l to r) Roger, Black Dog, RCYC; Alan, Laidback, PZSC; John, Tresillian, RCYC; Chris,Valkyrie, HRSC; and Geoff, Scorpion, FSC

7:31am Tuesday 23rd July 2013

The fifth race in the COGS offshore series took place on Saturday, with competitors sailing from Helford Sailing Club to Penzance.

Sea Fury display provides moving backdrop to Friday night sailing

This is The West Country: 'Nip and tuck' but Mcavity takes top spot in IRC class

7:28pm Monday 22nd July 2013

Bright sunshine coming from a clear blue sky made the Roads look very attractive, but from the road above the docks I could see that the brisk easterly was coming in gusts from quite different directions, writes Harold Martin

Cornish Rebels make history by winning South West Cup

This is The West Country: Junior rugby league round up

2:41pm Sunday 21st July 2013

The Cornish Rebels have made history by becoming the first Cornish club to lift the South West Cup after beating Devon Sharks at Polson Bridge on Saturday.

Falmouth bounce back from cup defeat by demolishing Redruth at Trescobeas

This is The West Country: Falmouth bounce back from cup defeat by demolishing Redruth at Trescobeas

2:11pm Sunday 21st July 2013

After midweek defeat in the Edwards Cup against Werrington, Falmouth captain Adrian Noott will no doubt have been looking for some kind of response from his players when they took on Redruth at Trescobeas on Saturday.

Cricket: Helston Roundup

This is The West Country: CRICKET: Anya Shrubsole picked for England

9:51am Friday 19th July 2013

Michael Weeks rounds up all the weekends' cricket action from the Helston area

Falmouth captain Adrian Noott shrugs off first league defeat against St Just

This is The West Country: Adrian Noott is presented the Vinter Cup by former Cornwall captain and Gloucestershire CCC player player Malcolm Dunstan. Picture: Michael Weeks

11:52am Thursday 18th July 2013

AFTER their Vinter Cup heroics Falmouth were brought back down to earth with a bump on Saturday, losing their unbeaten record at Trescobeas against St Just.

Cricket Roundup: Falmouth

This is The West Country: CRICKET: Anya Shrubsole picked for England

11:46am Thursday 18th July 2013

Stithians 199 Wadebridge 195-9

Falmouth Classics regatta all set to carve its own niche

This is The West Country: Falmouth Classics regatta all set to carve its own niche

10:00am Friday 11th January 2013

A Falmouth regatta with a “relaxed” reputation is set to triple in size and move dates this year, as organisers aim to create a “high quality substantial stand-alone sailing event”.

Falmouth progress in Knockout Cup

11:00am Friday 7th December 2012

Knockout Cup quarter finals spark run spree, as Falmouth go through

Trelawny League: Illogan RBL Reserves continue winning start to season

4:45pm Tuesday 9th October 2012

Illogan RBL Reserves continued their 100 per cent start to the Trelawny League premier division season as they beat Gwinear Churchtown 6-0 away on Saturday.

Launceston's Lewis Paterson voted Cornwall's Player of the Year

This is The West Country: Lewis Paterson collecting the Bill Osborne Memorial Shield from BBC Cornwall's Peter Richmond

11:51am Friday 5th October 2012

Lewis Paterson from the Cornish All Blacks has been voted the Cornwall Player of the Year by members of Trelawny’s Army Supporters Club.

Cornish Pirates sign Exeter's Junior Poluleuligaga on short term loan deal

10:56am Thursday 4th October 2012

With club captain Gavin Cattle injured in last Friday's game at Doncaster, the Cornish Pirates have reacted quickly to arrange scrum-half cover during Gavin's absence by signing Junior Poluleuligaga on a short term loan deal from Exeter Chiefs.

Late Yetton goal give Truro City victory over Bath City

10:22am Thursday 4th October 2012

Stewart Yetton scored an 87th minute goal to give Truro City a 2-1 win against Bath City on Tuesday night.

Truro City players to stay until October 11

9:38am Thursday 4th October 2012

Administrators at Truro City FC have been given another week to save the club after players agreed to stay at the club until October 11.






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