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OCRA Charity Fun Run and Festive Market

Festive Fun Run and Christmas Market

Sunday December 15th saw more than 50 jolly joggers of all ages take part in Okehampton Community and Recreation Association’s (OCRA) Festive 5k Fun Run. The event, in aid of OCRA, saw runners and walkers decked out in festive dress take on the two lap course around Simmons Park and Okehampton College’s grounds.

The ‘hares’ – schools cross-country

Well known marathon runner Adam Holland made a very welcome appearance at the Tavistock Area Schools first Cross Country event on 12th February. Pictured is Adam with Nicolas Maczugowzki and Joel Lake of Tavistock Athletic Club ‘haring’ the Year 5 and 6 boys race, which was win by Fynn Baker of Milton Abbot school.

Okehampton Running Club

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Club nights are Tuesdays and Thursdays. There are five groups for different abilities running each night, so there should be one to suit you. Each group is taken out by a qualified leader to help guide you in your training. Meet at 6.15pm and train from 6.30-7.30pm. When: Tuesdays, Assemble 18.15pm, running groups depart 18.30pm …

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Everyone for Tennis

The Years 3 and 4 OCRA/West Devon Primary Schools’ mini-tennis festival was held at Tavistock College  at the end of May and run by Ben Knight and Rhys Dunford of Mount Kelly and Tavistock Tennis Club. Sixteen teams from Whitchurch, St Peter’s, Horrabridge, St Andrew’s, Tavistock, Mount Kelly, Boasley Cross and North Tawton took part …

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Help raise £1000 for Hospiscare, Mind mental health and Okehampton Hockey clubs

Weʼre raising £1,000 to Raise money for Hospiscare, Mind mental health and Okehampton Men’s and Ladies’ Hockey clubs. On the 11th March several Club members of Okehampton Hockey Club are going to be running the Bideford Half-marathon with the aim of raising money for two charities and also for the Club. The chosen charities are …

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Santa Run – 3rd December, Okehampton

Children, adults of all ages, families; get in the mood for Christmas 2.5KM & 5KM run and walk options When: Sunday December 3rd Registration: from 9am for 9.30am start Where: OCRA Pavilion in the Park, Okehampton £1 for adults, children free Donations for local sport