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Boxer James DeGale, who won gold at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, spent the day with the 3rd Battalion The Parachute Regiment on Wednesday, 22 October.

Olympic boxer James DeGale visits Colchester Garrison

The gloves came off as Olympic gold medallist boxer James DeGale mucked in with paratrooper training at Colchester Garrison.

Maddie McGloughlin and Christine Truman.

Ipswich: Christine Truman gives tennis tips to rising star

Ipswich: A former professional tennis player visited a school in Ipswich last week to give some coaching to one of Suffolk’s future stars.

Hockey See all

The 1st XI girls were crowned County Champions on Thursday evening after a superb display in a physically demanding night of hockey. The first match saw a comfortable 3-0 win against Woodbridge School.

County title for Framlingham hockey girls– third in a row

Framlingham 1st XI girls were crowned county champions after a superb display in a physically demanding night of hockey. The first match saw a comfortable 3-0 win against Woodbridge School, goals from Hattie Sunderland (2) and Abby Gooderham.

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Equestrian See all

The colt, Galileo, sold at Tattersalls October Yearling Sale for around £2.6million

Newmarket: Record books rewritten at £84million Tattersalls yearling sale

Records were smashed in the horse racing world this week as Newmarket based bloodstock auctioneers Tattersalls took around £84million in three days – the highest turnover for a sale in European auction history.

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Cycling See all

Thousands  of cyclists took part in the Ipswich Sky Ride on Sunday.

Gallery: Great time on two-wheels for Sky Ride bikers and pro racers at Ipswich Cycling Weekend

Ipswich went cycling mad at the weekend as huge crowds turned out to watch some of the sport’s elite riders – and have a go themselves.

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Golf See all

Norfolk PFA matchplay champion Mark Spooner (left) and runner-up Ian Ellis.

Bawburgh’s Mark Spooner praised after beating Ian Ellis in Norfolk PGA matchplay final

Ian Ellis shrugged off a rare setback as he prepares for another big challenge in what has been an exciting season.

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Athletics See all

City of Norwich Athletics Club volunteers (from left) Keith Yellop, Helen Stubbs, Tania Spurling (England Athletics) and Mike De Silva have received awards for their service.

England Athletics recognise volunteers from City of Norwich Athletics Club

Three City of Norwich Athletics Club (CONAC) members have received special awards for their service as volunteers.

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Swimming See all

River swimming with Matt Gaw.

Outside swimming enjoys a revival in Suffolk but where is the best place to take a dip this autumn?

As Suffolk and Essex’s rivers and lakes return to full health, it’s not just wildlife that is heading back to the water. Matt Gaw looks at the rise of wild swimming and the best places to take a dip this autumn.

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