APPLEDORE Pilot Gig Club's annual regatta attracted 13 clubs from as far afield as Paignton and Bristol. Local clubs Appledore, Torridge and Clovelly all gave impressive displays and took their share of the victories, the juniors doing particularly well.

APPLEDORE Pilot Gig Club's annual regatta attracted 13 clubs from as far afield as Paignton and Bristol.Local clubs Appledore, Torridge and Clovelly all gave impressive displays and took their share of the victories, the juniors doing particularly well.Among some close races, the Men's A event produced the most exciting of all, with Bristol just finishing ahead of hosts Appledore.Paignton finished as overall champions of the river.Other winners were: men's A - Bristol; ladies A - Cattewater; men's B - Paignton; ladies B - Bristol; under 14's -Torridge; under 16's - Appledore; vets - Torridge; mixed - Appledore.