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Video: Ripon throws surprise party for parents of Jack Laugher after triple gold win

The parents of the Commonwealth Games triple gold medalist diver, Jack Laugher, were treated to a surprise celebration in his hometown of Ripon.
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Commonwealth gold medallist, James Willstrop.'Credit: Toni Van der Kreek

Commonwealth gold winner, James Willstrop, has double life acting in Harrogate!

Harrogate’s Commonwealth Games gold medalist, James Willstrop, has said he is looking forward to returning to the town after his incredible win in the Gold Coast this week.
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Priced at 2.99, the programme is on sale from shops along the route, and can also be ordered NOWfor just 4.50,including postage and packing.

Tour de Yorkshire 2018: How to get the official programme posted straight to your door

The Yorkshire Post has teamed up with Welcome to Yorkshire to produce the official 2018 Tour de Yorkshire race programme.
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Yorkshire castle to host 'tennis garden party' featuring Wimbledon champion

Yorkshire castle to host 'tennis garden party' featuring Wimbledon champion

A stately home is holding its own tennis exhibition event this summer - and they've secured a former Wimbledon winner to top the bill.

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Jess Learmonth with England's first medal of the 2018 Commonwealth Games

Commonwealth Games: Winning England’s first medal was ‘cool’ - Learmonth

Having had chance to reflect on her success Down Under, Bramham’s Jess Learmonth described winning England’s first medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games as “pretty cool.”

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The Tour de Yorkshire will return to the white rose county this May

Tour de Yorkshire: Changes made to the race as the four week countdown begins

With just under four weeks to go until this popular cycling race returns to the white rose county, excitement is beginning to build and preparations are busily underway.

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England's Aimee Willmott (right) with her gold medal and Scotland's Hannah Miley (silver) who won silver in the Women's 400m Individual Medley at the Optus Aquatic Centre. Picture: Danny Lawson/PA

Commonwealth Games: Aimee Willmott comes out on top on Gold Coast to end nightmare injury year

THE White Rose of Yorkshire has blossomed early at the Gold Coast, with a storming opening day at the Commonwealth Games seeing many of Yorkshire’s athletes celebrating medals, with two golds, three silvers and one bronze.

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Yorkshire has great representation among the England's Commonwealth team

Ones to watch: all of the Yorkshire athletes competing in the Commonwealth Games

With the Commonwealth Games due to kick off on Australia's Gold Coast in just two day's time and more than 6,600 athletes geared up to battle it out, it looks set to be 11 days of exciting sporting action.
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Yorkshire has great representation among the England's Commonwealth team

Ones to watch: all of the Yorkshire athletes competing in the Commonwealth Games

With the Commonwealth Games due to kick off on Australia's Gold Coast in just over a week's time and more than 6,600 athletes geared up to battle it out, it looks set to be 11 days of exciting sporting action.
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From actors to boxers: Talented people from Yorkshire you might not have heard about

Yorkshire has produced many talented people over the past generations, including the likes of Judi Dench, Sally Wainwright, Henry Moore and Chris Rea. Yorkshire has given the world talented actors, musicians, performers, artists and athletes, to name only a few, and continues to do so to the present day.
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Yorkshire has a history of talented sporting women.

Eight Yorkshire sportswomen who set the bar high

The past few years have seen a rise in Yorkshire sporting stars, with athletes winning medals in competitions such as the Olympics, Paralympics and Commonwealth Games.
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VIDEO PREVIEW: 2018 Power Maxed Arenacross motorbike stars soaring to new heights at Sheffield FlyDSA Arena

Arenacross daredevil motorbike superstars will soar to new heights at Sheffield FlyDSA Arena this weekend.

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Bulldogs U15s set to defend Yorkshire title

Bulldogs U15s set to defend Yorkshire title

Wetherby Bulldogs Under-15s rugby league team is preparing for a cup final this weekend and will be sporting a new kit sponsored by cyber security experts Deans Computer Services (DCS) of Boston Spa.

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Kyle Edmund's Yorkshire schoolteachers think he could have been a professional cricketer too

Kyle Edmund's Yorkshire schoolteachers think he could have been a professional cricketer too

Australian Open semi-finalist Kyle Edmund could have played any number of sports at the top level, according to his former teachers.
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Harrogate gym-goers hope for strong success in powerlifting competition

A team of three Harrogate gym-goers are hoping for success in a regional powerlifting competition at the end of January.

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The routes will pass through areas of the district

Maserati Tour de Yorkshire ride takes in district's views and climbs

General entries are now open for the Maserati Tour de Yorkshire Ride 2018 and the routes will take in large parts of the Harrogate district.

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Competitors taking on the course at last year's Novacross. Picture: Adrian Murray

Harrogate Nova cycling club forced to cancel New Year's Day race

The Director of a Harrogate cycling club's New Year's Day race has expressed 'disappointment' at having to cancel the annual event through a lack of early entries.

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VIDEO PREVIEW: WWE legends bringing new 5 Star Wrestling live weekly TV shows to UK Arenas

WWE legends Rey Mysterio, John Morrison and Rob Van Dam are bringing new 5 Star Wrestling live weekly TV shows to UK Arenas in 2018 and we have all the ticket details.

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Beverley chosen as starting point for biggest-ever Tour de Yorkshire ahead of grand finale in Leeds

NEXT YEAR’S Tour de Yorkshire will begin in Beverley and cover 711 km before finishing in Leeds three days later.

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