New girl Evie is star of the show at Inter Counties

Andover Advertiser:

10:40am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Following their medal winning performances at the Hampshire Athletics Championships in May three of Andover AC’s seniors represented the county at the prestigious Southern Inter Counties at Mile End Stadium in East London on Saturday.

Superbikes heading for Thruxton

Andover Advertiser:

5:00pm Monday 28th July 2014

The 2014 MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship blasts into Thruxton next weekend for round six of the UK’s fastest and most exciting two-wheeled racing series, Shane Byrne – the most successful BSB racer of all time – has been the class of the field so far this year, and having won at Thruxton last year will surely be the man to beat aboard his Rapid Solicitors Kawasaki.

Grateley pigeon latest

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

11:31am Monday 28th July 2014

For the start of the young bird season on Saturday July 6 five members sent 80 birds to Wincanton.

Captain's charity is the winner at The Hampshire GC

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

5:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

The Hampshire Golf Club captain Barry Thorne held a Captain's Charity Day on Sunday in support of MacMillan Cancer Support.

Andover's Kai put the hammer down for silver

Andover Advertiser:

12:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

Ever improving U15 talent Kai Mumford went to his first National Schools Championships as Hampshire Schools’ number one hammer thrower, ranked sixth in the country and despite incurring injuries his confidence was high off the back of recent performances and that he could compete with the best 12 in England.

Andover's Arron denied in John Taylor final

Andover Advertiser:

5:00pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

There was a great turn out last Sunday at the Wolversdene Club for the two player John Taylor event.

Falcons fly both sides of the Atlantic

Andover Advertiser:

5:00pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

The weekend of July 12 and 13 saw Team Falcons competing on both sides of the Atlantic.

Stockbridge Leon still on track for title

Andover Advertiser:

5:00pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

In his bid to win this year’s Ducati Trioptions Cup, Stockbridge rider Leon Morris was back in action at Brands Hatch.

Basingstoke League looking good for town ladies

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

5:00pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

There were no Ladies’ League games this week for Andover Bowls Club but in the Basingstoke League the ladies are second with a game in hand and hold a handy fourth place in the Salisbury and District Ladies League.

Unstoppable Holly is national champ

Andover Advertiser:

11:15am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Andover AC boasted a new national champion, double medal haul and probably its largest contingent ever at this year’s English School’s Championships at Birmingham’s Alexandra Stadium with six athletes representing their respective counties.

Town twins take on triathlon

Andover Advertiser:

10:44am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Nine year old Farleigh Schoolboys Harry and Max Godson, from Stoke, have completed their first Andover Triathlon last week, raising money for the Jamie G Trust.

More medals for Team Falcons

Andover Advertiser:

5:00pm Thursday 17th July 2014

TEAM Falcons brought home a batch of medals from the CIMAC World Cup in Birmingham.

Summer success for Town Tennis youngsters

Andover Advertiser:

5:00pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Andover Tennis Club’s U14 and U16 teams have had a successful summer in the Basingstoke League.

Stockbridge Mike defies the rain at Brands

Andover Advertiser:

12:20am Wednesday 16th July 2014

Stockbridge racer Mike Gregory was competing on the famous Grand Prix circuit at Brands Hatch in the Historic Formula Junior Championship in his De Tomasa Isis, built in 1959.

Charlotte go top of Summer Pool League

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

12:20am Wednesday 16th July 2014

It was all change at the top of the Premier Division as the Andover Pool League closed out it’s sixth week.

Young stars on show at Jamie G Open

Andover Advertiser:

12:13am Wednesday 16th July 2014

Last Sunday saw another epic Jamie G Youth Open as darters from all over the south took part in another great day .

Gold for Cook in World Biathle Tour

Andover Advertiser:

12:10am Wednesday 16th July 2014

BIATHLETE Matthew Cook claimed a gold medal at the World Tour Biathle event in Erding, Germany.

Success for town swimming club at county championships

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

5:00pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

Andover Swimming and Water Polo Club once again gained success at the Hampshire County Championships held recently at the Waterlooville 25m pool and the Portsmouth 50m pool.

Double for Andover over 'Bourne

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

5:00pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

In Division 1 of the Whitchurch and District Bowls League Andover B completed the double over St Mary Bourne Hawks winning away 39-36 and picked up four points.

Arms still top of Pool Summer League

Andover Advertiser:

5:00pm Thursday 10th July 2014

Week five in the Andover Pool League saw the gap closed at the top of the Premier Division.

More titles for Team Falcons

Andover Advertiser:

5:00pm Thursday 10th July 2014

Team Falcons travelled to Birmingham for the CIMAC World Cup, one of the big competitions of the year and once again it brought out all of the UK’s top clubs as well as fighters from Ireland.

Where there's as Will, there's a champion

Andover Advertiser:

5:00pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

WILL Gilson retained his Hampshire GC Club Championship recently with two consistent rounds of 79.

Fine win for AndoverTennis

Andover Advertiser:

5:00pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

Andover Tennis Club’s premier men’s team secured their first victory in Division One of the Hampshire and Isle of Wight League on Sunday.

Epilepsy charity benefits from Golf Society day

Andover Advertiser:

5:00pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

Excellent weather, course conditions, hospitality and the best turn-out for years made the 2014 Andover Golfing Society charity meeting at Test Valley GC a most memorable and successful event.

Grateley Pigeon results

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

11:20am Tuesday 8th July 2014

Three members of Grateley Pigeon Club sent 43 birds to Seaton on June 28.

Andover B back to winning ways in Whitchurch League

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

12:00am Tuesday 8th July 2014

In the Whitchurch and District Bowls League Andover B returned to winning ways in Division 1 with a useful 56-42 (5-0) away victory at Alton to keep them out of the relegation places while St Mary Bourne Hawks lost 37-59 (1-4) away to Hyde Abbey and slip to seventh.

County representatives once more from Andover AC

Andover Advertiser:

5:00pm Monday 7th July 2014

Four athletes at the recent South Eastern Schools Inter Counties match held at Crawley represented Andover AC

Whitchurch take derby win in Hants and Berks Cup

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

5:00pm Monday 7th July 2014

In the Hants and Berks Cup last Friday Andover Bowls Club’s involvement came to an end in the second round when the team were beaten by Whitchurch.

Pool summer season up and running

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

5:00pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

The Andover Pool League was back for the summer season after a early season World Cup break.

Long day dodging the storms at Tidworth

Andover Advertiser:

5:00pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

Forty pairs of golfers arrived early for the 27-hole Invitation event at Tidworth.

Academy star Aaron shows the way

Andover Advertiser:

5:00pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

Fifteen-year old Aaron Hedges, who attends the Andover Darts Academy has really started to show his true potential over the last few months writes Mark Thorne.

Europe next for Margaret and Matthew

Andover Advertiser:

5:00pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

Andover athletes Matthew Cook, Jared Rolfe and Margaret Smith took part in race three in the 2014 British Biathle Series at the Sandford Parks Lido in Cheltenham.

Local athletes fare well at Twickers

Andover Advertiser:

5:00pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

The composite team of Andover AC and Overton Harriers travelled to Twickenham last week to compete in match three of the Southern Athletics League – Division 2 South.

First loss for Yellows in Whitchurch Division 2

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

5:00pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

In the Whitchurch and District Bowls League this week St Mary Bourne Hawks lost 44-50 at home to Howard Park in Division 1 but picked up two points to climb to sixth ahead of Andover B whose game was postponed and who drop to eighth at the halfway stage of the season.

Brands Hatch next for Stockbridge's speedy Leon

Andover Advertiser:

5:00pm Monday 30th June 2014

Having not raced since the end of May at Donington Park Stocckbridge rider Leon Morris has had time to reflect on a great start to the Ducati Triopions Cup, as he has been top of the championship table since round one writes Tim Crisp.

Local trio in Combe action

Andover Advertiser: Nick Andrews was in action at Castle Combe  words and picture: Tim Crisp

5:00pm Thursday 26th June 2014

The North Gloucester Road Racing Club staged its annual visit to Castle Combe over the weekend.

Joint effort takes Andover GC Team Challenge

Andover Advertiser: Team Challenge winning team of Des Pearce, Ted Bentley, club president Bryon Tarrant, Ray Neath and John Howarth

5:00pm Thursday 26th June 2014

Andover Golf Club’s Seniors captain, Ted Bentley held his Seniors Open on Wednesday June 18 at the Winchester Road course.

Triathlete Natalie gearing up for Worlds and Euros

Andover Advertiser: Natalie Thomas is in the middle of a busy season

5:00pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

After her success in the European Aquathlon championships Andover athlete Natalie Thomas had three more weekends of racing starting with the Blenheim Triathlon, her first Elite Triathlon race so she was up against some of the best in the country including a South African Olympian.

Richard and Lori take Miller Bowl

Andover Advertiser: Club captain Barry Thorne, Richard and Lori Channon  and David Miller

5:00pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

On a very hot day with very dry conditions, the Hampshire Golf Club’s annual Miller Bowl competition took place and with very firm and dry greens, the conditions were certainly not conducive to good scoring.

Town success in Hants and Berks Cup

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

5:00pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

In the Hants and Berks Knockout Cup Andover Bowls Club’s men’s rinks team travelled to Old Basing last Friday and after a very close game came out winners by two shots to progress to the second round and a home game against Whitchurch this Friday.

Enham B celebrate treble snooker success

Andover Advertiser: Enham B celebrate treble snooker success

5:00pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

The Andover and District Snooker League presentation took place last week at the Enham Club where Enham B were received their trophies from president Bob Grist.

Masters champ visits town BMX

Andover Advertiser: Masters champ visits town BMX

12:00am Wednesday 25th June 2014

Andover BMX Club had Morgan Whitely missing, who was racing in the European round in Birmingham when current Masters champion Kelvin Batey travelled down from Sheffield to run some sessions for club riders as well as some from across the south.

Tight tussle takes Triumverate Trophy

Andover Advertiser: Brian Hutchins (right), presented the prizes to this year's winning team David Buckmaster, Ian Alexander, Phil Bugg, Anne Wycherley and Peter Wheeler.

5:00pm Tuesday 24th June 2014

It was a fine day at The Mendip GC near Wells for the annual tussle for the Triumverate Centenary Trophy.

'Bourne beat Leopards to move up in Whitchurch table

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

5:00pm Tuesday 24th June 2014

In Division 1 of the Whitchurch and District Bowls League Andover B lost for the second time in two weeks at Kingsclere Quails 44-60 (1-4). Kingsclere now head the table.

Grateley pigeon latest

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

5:00pm Tuesday 24th June 2014

Three members of Grateley Pigeon Club sent 40 birds to Seaton on June 14.

Four take county places after Pompey success

Andover Advertiser: Jasmine McCutchie won silver in the 200m

1:55pm Tuesday 24th June 2014

Some of the most promising young athletes from across the Hampshire Schools’ region took part in the 2014 Hampshire School’s AA Track and Field Championships at the Mountbatten Centre in Portsmouth recently.

FM Eclipse the Patsy Bye Tournament

Andover Advertiser: FM Eclipse with their medals at the Patsy Bye Tournament

5:00pm Thursday 19th June 2014

A formidable side from Fm Eclipse Netball Club entered the widely popular Patsy Bye charity tournament last week, which raises money for cancer charities.

Fergie enjoys the Castle Father's Day

Andover Advertiser: Fergie enjoys the Castle Father's Day

5:00pm Thursday 19th June 2014

Castle Combe staged its Father's (Satur)Day Race Meeting last weekend in bright, sunny and dry weather and track conditions.

Peter takes third in half Ironman

Andover Advertiser: Andover's Peter Whent took third in the Half Ironman race

5:00pm Wednesday 18th June 2014

Peter Whent of Andover Triathlon Club recently raced in the Outlaw Half placing third in his age group.

Five go mad in Durrington

Andover Advertiser: Andover's triathletes at the Durrington race

5:00pm Wednesday 18th June 2014

Five members from Andover Triathlon Club competed in the No Limits Fitness Durrington Triathlon on June 8.






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