Local Sport

Aberystwyth RFC 28-8 Talywain RFC -SWALEC Plate Round 4

Aberystwyth RFC 28-8 Talywain RFC -SWALEC Plate Round 4

Local Sport, Sport January 19, 2015 at 12:30 pm Comments

ON SATURDAY afternoon Talywain travelled to Plascrug to face Aberyswtwyth in the fourth Round of the WRU SWALEC Plate with both teams normally playing in WRU Division 2, Aberystwyth in the West and Talywain in theRead More

The new J9 Strength Gym opens

J9 Strength Gym opens

Editors' Pick, Local Sport, Sport January 9, 2015 at 1:30 pm Comments

ON MONDAY January the 5th, the J9 Strength Gym opened its doors to the public as Aberystwyth’s exclusive town centre free-weight gym. Located on Chalybeate Street, the gym can be found in the same building as Crossfit Aberystwyth.Read More

The Town’s Teams: November

The Town’s Teams: November

Local Sport, Sport November 23, 2014 at 3:00 pm Comments

WITH the University Digs, BUCS and other sports leagues now in full swing, it is worth remembering that beyond the confines of campus there is a wide range of sporting activity for the discerning sports fanRead More

Derby delight in deluge for Aberystwyth

Derby delight in deluge for Aberystwyth

Local Sport, Sport November 4, 2014 at 12:00 pm Comments

Aberystwyth Town FC 1-0 Newtown AFC Chris Venables (Pen.) 10’    |    Craig Williams Sent Off 90’ IT WAS BILLED as a ‘Night of Fright’ at Park Avenue, with the fans being encouraged to don suitablyRead More

Halloween special at Aberystwyth Town

Halloween special at Aberystwyth Town

Local Sport, Sport October 31, 2014 at 5:45 pm Comments

THIS Friday night, the 31st of October, Newtown FC travel to Park Avenue to face the Greens. The teams are separated by three points in the table and – to coincide with Halloween – Aberystwyth Town areRead More

Welsh Football Round-Up: Bala Town scale new heights after rout of Aberystwyth

Welsh Football Round-Up: Bala Town scale new heights after rout of Aberystwyth

Local Sport, National Sport, Sport October 30, 2014 at 12:00 pm Comments

ANALYSING the state of the Welsh Premier League is often an exercise in unbridled cynicism. From regular complaints of meagre attendances to persistent grumblings about the lack of competitiveness of representative sides in European competitions, those ofRead More

Thai Pham memorial DIGS game this Sunday

Thai Pham memorial DIGS game this Sunday

Local Sport, Sport October 14, 2014 at 12:30 pm Comments

THIS Sunday sees the inaugural Thai Pham Memorial Shield match take place at Vicarage Fields, a 2pm kick off between Borussua Teeth and Ivory Toast. Former Teeth player Thai Pham sadly lost his life over the summerRead More

Michaela Breeze holds Olympic Weightlifting Seminar at CrossFit Aberystwyth

Michaela Breeze holds Olympic Weightlifting Seminar at CrossFit Aberystwyth

Local Sport, Sport October 9, 2014 at 7:00 pm Comments

ON SUNDAY the 5th of October, Michaela Breeze visited Aberystwyth to hold a Weightlifting Seminar at Aberystwyth CrossFit box, based on Chalybeate Street. The four-time Commonwealth Games competitor, including two gold medals at the Manchester and MelbourneRead More

Aberystwyth Sport Summer Roundup: The town’s teams

Aberystwyth Sport Summer Roundup: The town’s teams

Local Sport, Sport October 6, 2014 at 3:00 pm Comments

ABERYSTWYTH has three main local sport clubs, Aberystwyth Town F.C., Aberystwyth Cricket Club and Aberystwyth R.F.C. Here’s a re-cap of all three’s summer. Rugby: Less Travelling, Easier League? The residents of Plascrug finished last season on aRead More

Student night at Park Avenue a success on and off the pitch

Student night at Park Avenue a success on and off the pitch

Local Sport, Sport September 27, 2014 at 7:45 pm Comments

ON FRIDAY night, September the 26th, Park Avenue, the home of Aberystwyth Town Football Club held its first Student Night of the year. Despite competing with The Student Union and a guest DJ set from Game of ThronesRead More