AQUATHON: Oxford trio win gold

7:40am Saturday 14th June 2014

A TRIO of Oxford Tri athletes returned with gold medals from the Aquathon European Championships in Germany.

Rachel Bell, Janette Cardy and Jane Bell all won their respective age groups at the event, held in Cologne.

Rachel Bell triumphed in the 30-34 age category, with Cardy taking first place in the 40-44 event and Jane Bell winning the 55-59 competition.

Rachel finished almost two minutes ahead of fellow Brit Anna Price in a time of 42mins 55secs.

Jane triumphed in a time of 41.07.

However, Cardy’s success was the most poignant, coming three years after she had a stroke.

The Witney resident completed the 1km open water swim and the 5km run in 38.28 to hold off fellow Brit Judy Prior by ten seconds.

Cardy is now targeting success in the World Championships in Edmonton, Canada in August.

“I feel very motivated and I am training harder than ever,” Cardy said.

“I love it and feel grateful to be given a second chance.”

Oxford City suffer heavy defeat in Weston-super-Mare

Oxford Mail: football generic

12:10am Wednesday 10th February 2016

OXFORD City had an evening to forget in Weston-super-Mare last night.

Live updates - Oxford United v Mansfield Town

Oxford Mail:

6:34pm Tuesday 9th February 2016

Live updates as Oxford United host Mansfield Town at the Kassam Stadium

Oxford United 2 (Hylton 31, 69), Mansfield Town 2 (Green 23, Thomas 89)

Oxford Mail:

9:45pm Tuesday 9th February 2016

SAM Slocombe made two costly errors as Oxford United were denied victory by a last-minute Mansfield Town goal at the Kassam Stadium tonight.

Danny Hylton: Why I turned down Hartlepool to stay with Oxford United

Oxford Mail:

9:30am Tuesday 9th February 2016

A recharged Danny Hylton turned down a bid to move away from Oxford United so he could enjoy success with the club.

HOCKEY: Former Magdalen College School pupils will lead teams in Varsity Match

Oxford Mail:

8:50am Tuesday 9th February 2016

Two recent pupils of Magdalen College School, Oxford, will captain their respective in the forthcoming Varsity Matches.

HOCKEY: Oxford Hawks men rue their luck in eight-goal bonanza

Oxford Mail:

8:50am Tuesday 9th February 2016

Oxford Hawks felt aggrieved after having to settle for a 4-4 draw away to Henley in South League Premier Division 1.

Boss Michael Appleton calls on Oxford United to stretch advantage by beating Mansfield

Oxford Mail:

8:30am Tuesday 9th February 2016

Michael Appleton sees the visit of Mansfield Town tonight as an opportunity for Oxford United to further cement a place in the top three.

FOOTBALL: Roberts to help City's promotion bid - Merritt

Oxford Mail:

8:20am Tuesday 9th February 2016

OXFORD City general manager Justin Merritt hopes a good run of games in Vanarama National League South will help striker James Roberts to shine.

GOLF: Studley Wood pro Dusan Gavrilovic takes top job at The Buckinghamshire club

Oxford Mail:

8:20am Tuesday 9th February 2016

Dusan Gavrilovic is leaving Studley Wood to become the professional at one of the leading clubs in the south of England.

DARTS: Oxfordshire still in relegation danger after defeat by classy Notts

Oxford Mail:

8:10am Tuesday 9th February 2016

Oxfordshire face a battle to avoid the drop from Division 1 of the BDO Inter-Counties Championship after losing 23-13 to a talented Nottinghamshire team at Hucknall.

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