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Swindon's Parnell set for Duathlon World Championships

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon duathlon star Claire Parnell

5:30am Wednesday 16th April 2014

SWINDON Town’s yoga instructor has won the chance to represent England at the Duathlon World Championships in Spain. Now she’s hopeful her achievements will give more novices in the town the encouragement they need to take up the sport.

Williams backs out-of-contract Reckord to find a club this summer

Swindon Advertiser: Town's on-loan defender Jamie Reckord

5:30am Wednesday 16th April 2014

SWINDON Town assistant coach Luke Williams has said he would be “surprised” if Jamie Reckord failed to find a new club this summer, despite his limited opportunities during his loan stay at the County Ground.

Swindon's Carlin retains her 400m title

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon swimmer Jazz Carlin

5:30am Wednesday 16th April 2014

JAZZ Carlin finished her British Championship campaign in style by convincingly retaining her 400m freestyle title in Glasgow.

Kilby raising funds for injured Robins rider Ritchings

Swindon Advertiser: Lee Kilby

5:30am Wednesday 16th April 2014

LEE Kilby will be donning kevlars and taking to a pushbike on Good Friday in an effort to raise money for injured Swindon speedway star Darryl Ritchings.

Supermarine's title bid ends at Trowbridge

Swindon Advertiser: Supermarine coach Sean Millwaters

5:30am Wednesday 16th April 2014

SUPERMARINE may have suffered heartbreak in their final game at Trowbridge on Saturday but there are still hopes they may get promoted.

THE NICOLAI KLINDT COLUMN: Double-header is a tough ask

Swindon Advertiser: Nicolai Klindt

5:30am Wednesday 16th April 2014

ON Friday we’re riding in the double-header against Poole Pirates.

Mannion's return boosts Swindon

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon number eight Tom Mannion scored a hat-trick against Reading on Saturday

5:30am Wednesday 16th April 2014

SWINDON’S Connal Knott was grateful to the returning Tom Mannion for bailing the side out in their 30-27 win against Grove on Saturday.

Loungo believes Town are back on track

Swindon Advertiser: Town's Massimo Luongo

5:30am Wednesday 16th April 2014

MASSIMO Luongo feels Swindon Town are “back on track” as they prepare for an Easter double-header against Coventry City and Bradford City.

HELLENIC LEAGUE: Wootton Bassett thump Abingdon Town

5:30am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Wootton Bassett thumped Abingdon Town 5-0 away from home in the Premier Division last night.

PREDICTIONS LEAGUE: Brentford results update

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon Town statement regarding new chairman

4:41pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

PREDICTIONS LEAGUE: Brentford results and updates

Swindon's Dartnall goes for Arc glory again

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon trainer Matt Dartnall and Ballymac Cryan

5:30am Wednesday 16th April 2014

SWINDON trainer Matt Dartnall will look to upset Irish favourite All About Ya in tonight’s Pin Point Recruitment Arc final.

Disappointing start for Wrag Barn's Loughrey in EuroPro Tour

Swindon Advertiser: Wrag Barn's Ben Loughrey

5:30am Wednesday 16th April 2014

WRAG Barn’s Ben Loughrey made a disappointing start to his EuroPro Tour campaign at The Belfry yesterday.

End-of-season bash for fans

5:30am Wednesday 16th April 2014

THE Swindon Town Supporters Club hosts its end-of-season dinner on Tuesday, April 29.

Defeat is a bitter pill to swallow for Wootton Bassett coach Low

Swindon Advertiser: Royal Wootton Bassett director of rugby Alan Low

5:30am Wednesday 16th April 2014

ROYAL Wootton Bassett head coach Alan Low described his side’s 33-22 loss to High Wycombe as a “bitter pill to swallow”.

Another gold medal for Swindon's Carlin

Swindon Advertiser: Swimmer Jazz Carlin

6:29pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

SWINDON swimming star Jazz Carlin has retained her British title in the 400m freestyle after a dominating display in the championships in Glasgow.

Williams urges Samsung trialists to prove their worth at Swindon

Swindon Advertiser: Town assistant Luke Williams

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

LUKE Williams wants Swindon Town’s two Samsung Win A Pro finalists to show they can conduct themselves like professionals when they train with the League One club this week.

Compton drafted in for absent Worrall

Swindon Advertiser: Bradford-based Benji Compton shows who is number one as he clutches the Conference League Riders' Championship. Picture: Mike Hinves

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

SWINDON Robins have drafted in Benji Compton to replace the unavailable Steve Worrall for Good Friday’s Elite League double-header with Poole Pirates.

Comeback Jack

Swindon Advertiser: Town loaneee Jack Stephens

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

JACK Stephens says that he would relish the opportunity to return to Swindon Town.

BRITISH SWIMMING CHAMPS: Jazz is a leading lady

Swindon Advertiser: Jazz Carlin

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

SWINDON Tigersharks’ star Jazz Carlin caused big ripples in swimming as she set the fastest time of any woman in the world this year on her way to winning the British 800m freestyle title in Glasgow last night.

Swindon Rugby Club bag a £50K facilities upgrade

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon Rugby Club's Greenbridge Road pavilion

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

SWINDON Rugby Club have been awarded £50k by Sport England to improve their facilities at Greenbridge Road.

HELLENIC LEAGUE: Fish won’t do favours for a friend

Swindon Advertiser: Highworth manager John Fisher

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

HIGHWORTH Town manager John Fisher says he will not do any favours for his friend and Wantage Town boss Gary Ackling when they clash at the Elms tonight.

AMERICAN FOOTBALL: Storm warning

Swindon Advertiser: Action from Swindon Storm’s opening day defeat to Farnham Knights

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

SWINDON Storm head coach Steve Bennett says that his side can learn a lot from this opening day defeat to former National League champions Farnham Knights.

DUATHLON: Bassett Hound Purvey utilises spring weather to win Event Logic duathlon

Swindon Advertiser: Royal Woottton Basset hound Tim Purvey

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

ROYAL Wootton Bassett Hound Tim Purvey won the third annual Event Logic duathlon on Sunday.

Thornley is off to a flying start for new side Lechlade

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

LECHLADE began their pre-season preparations on Saturday with a three-wicket victory at WEPL Premier Two side Cheltenham.

SWINDON & DISTRICT LEAGUE: Fratellos pull away in Premier Division

Swindon Advertiser: Action from the weekend clash between Lower Stratton and Larry's Plaice

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

FRATELLOS pulled away from the pack in the Swindon & District Premier League with a 3-0 win against DJC Marlborough on Saturday.

ANGLING: Good week for Ogbourne

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

JUSTIN Ogbourne enjoyed a good week on the Ridgway Lakes, landing top spot in the Wednesday Club event on April 9 and the New Century competition on Sunday, April 13.

AIR RIFLES: Elliott claims Mick Ash Cup

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

CHRIS Elliott of VWH Cricklade has retained the Mick Ash 300S Cup.

Swindon boxers preparing for charity bouts

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

SWINDON boxers Team KO are training for a charity boxing match organised by Ben Gristwood of Platinum Promotions, in aid of Helen & Douglas House and Faringdon Fire Fighters.

CLUB OF THE WEEK: Fitzpatrick's Gym

Swindon Advertiser: Members of Fitzpatrick's Gym

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

BRUTAL, bloody and bruising, the sport of boxing often courts bad press.

Wrag Barn claim win over Ciren

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

CIRENCESTER Seniors would have expected to win their match against Wrag Barn, having shown superiority over the Highworth team both at home and away last season, but this time the visitors claimed a 5-3 win.

NORTH WILTS YOUTH LEAGUE: Rangers have one hand on title after Malmesbury win

Swindon Advertiser: Under 10s action from Stratton Juniors vs Croft Juniors

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

SWINDON Rangers Allstars moved to within one point of being crowned North Wilts Youth Division One 11-a-side champions with a solid 9-0 win over Malmesbury.

NORTH BERKS LEAGUE: Faringdon shocked in final

Swindon Advertiser: Wallingford Town reserves lifted the North Berks League Cup with victory over Faringdon Town A

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

FOURTH Division Faringdon Town A were stunned by a comeback from lower-league opponents Wallingford Town reserves in the North Berks League Cup final.

CROQUET: Bill suffers final defeat

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

SWINDON Croquet Club opened its new season in style with a charity one-ball competition in conjunction with Kington Langley Croquet Club, in aid of Prostate Cancer Research.

SWINDON SUNDAY LEAGUE: AFC Gas beaten in Wiltshire Sunday Cup final

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

AFC Gas will look to put their 4-2 Wiltshire FA Sunday Cup final defeat behind as they continue their push for a double.

Marine ladies finish fifth with Wimbledon win

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

SUPERMARINE ended their season with a superb 24-12 victory at Wimbledon.

FENCING: Lara impresses to claim silver

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

YOUNG fencers from Pinewood School made an impression at the Wiltshire County Fencing Championships.

WILTSHIRE LEAGUE: One more point needed for Melksham

Swindon Advertiser: Action from the weekend clash between Blunsdon and Wroughton

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

MELKSHAM Town reserves are on the cusp on clinching the Wiltshire League Division One title after a comfortable 2-0 win over Sarum Youth Seniors.

SQUASH: Wessex claim Wiltshire title

Swindon Advertiser: The Wessex Squash Club first team

5:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

WESSEX Firsts clinched the Wiltshire title in the final match of the post-Christmas season, overhauling a 10-point deficit on league leaders Cricklade with a 3-2 win over Defence Academy.

Gray grabs a silver

Swindon Advertiser: Swimmer Tilly Gray

7:45pm Monday 14th April 2014

SWINDON Swimmer Tilly Gray bagged a silver in the women's 200m Buttertfly at the British Swimming Championships in Glasgow.

Carlin sets world's fastest time at British Champs

Swindon Advertiser: Jazz Carlin

7:18pm Monday 14th April 2014

SWINDON'S Jazz Carlin set the fastest time in the world this year as she stormed to British 800m freestyle title in Glasgow on Thursday evening.

Swindon awarded £50k grant from Sport England

4:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

SWINDON Rugby Club have been awarded £50k by Sport England to improve their facilities at Greenbridge Road.

Compton replaces Worrall for Good Friday meetings

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon Robins rider Steve Worrall

4:22pm Monday 14th April 2014

SWINDON Robins have drafted in Benji Compton at reserve for their Good Friday double-header with Poole Pirates.

Kilbee back for Wiltshire

Swindon Advertiser: Special Ed tipped for the very top

3:57pm Monday 14th April 2014

GOATACRE batsman Ed Kilbee returns to the Wiltshire squad for the county's final pre-season warm-up fixture, which starts on Easter Monday.

Foderingham backs Smith to bounce back from penalty miss

Swindon Advertiser: Michael Smith rues his penalty miss during Swindon Town's 1-0 victory over Brentford on Saturday

5:30am Monday 14th April 2014

WES Foderingham has backed under-fire striker Michael Smith to bounce back from Saturday’s penalty miss in Swindon Town’s 1-0 win over Brentford on Saturday.

SWINDON TOWN 1 BRENTFORD 0: Are you not entertained?

Swindon Advertiser: Michael Smith rues his penalty miss during Swindon Town's 1-0 victory over Brentford on Saturday

5:30am Monday 14th April 2014

IF Swindon Town aren’t to achieve the impossible this season, then they are going to make sure that anyone who watches them in the remaining four games are going to be entertained.

Kasim unlikely to feature for remainder of season

Swindon Advertiser: Yaser Kasim

5:30am Monday 14th April 2014

YASER Kasim is unlikely to play again this season.

HELLENIC LEAGUE: No father and sons act for Purton assistant Hall

5:30am Monday 14th April 2014

PURTON assistant boss Steve Hall did not expect that aged 53 he would be lacing up his boots this season but, with eight players missing, he was required to ride the bench as his side won 2-0 at Tuffley Rovers.

Vince posts big ton for Hampshire

Swindon Advertiser: James Vince.

6:06pm Monday 14th April 2014

FORMER Chippenham youth cricketer James Vince enjoyed a good day with the bat for Hampshire, as he made 144 against Gloucestershire at Bristol.

Thompson's proudest moment is winning game for his brother

Swindon Advertiser: Town goal scorer Louis Thompson

5:30am Monday 14th April 2014

LOUIS Thompson said that being able to give his brother Nathan victory as Swindon Town captain was amongst the proudest moments of his career.

Cooper told players to judge promotion potential on Brentford performance

Swindon Advertiser: Mark Cooper

5:30am Monday 14th April 2014

MARK Cooper said that he told his players to go out and gauge themselves against a side that will be playing Championship football next year.







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