Athletics

26 Jan 2015 05:30

Carnethy crew conquer the Burns

CARNETHY duo Andrew Fallas and Helen Bonsor beat the snow to break the tape in Sunday’s Feel the Burns hill race near Selkirk.

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25 Jan 2015 10:30

Golden day for Team Borders

THE region’s young distance runners returned from the final leg of the East Cross Country League with a handful of medals.

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20 Jan 2015 12:30

Houten brothers are banned from the track - by their coach

CARDRONA brothers Ryan and Jake Houten have been banned from running despite catching the eye at the recent New Year Sprint meeting in Musselburgh.

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19 Jan 2015 14:30

Chris can't wait for crack at Euro Indoor Championships

EUROPEAN bronze medalist Chris O’Hare admits he can’t wait to get back on the track after ploughing through the mud of Holyrood Park on Saturday.

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10 Dec 2014 12:30

Helen's heroes are joggers of the year

A CHARITABLE running group from West Linton has been crowned the best in Scotland.

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4 Dec 2014 08:30

Mud bath for Team Borders

THE second of three East District Cross-Country League races took place at Alloa on Saturday on a tough and increasingly muddy course.

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2 Dec 2014 07:00

Peebles minister embarks on marathon fundraiser

FOR some hardened runners successfully completing one marathon in a year would be regarded as a major achievement.

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26 Nov 2014 07:00 • Michael Robson

Peebles twins spell double trouble for running rivals

COMPETITORS in Highland and Borders Games running events are getting used to seeing double - and it’s nothing to do with an eye problem.

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9 Nov 2014 10:00

Record numbers for Borders Crosss Country

CARNETHY’S Andrew Fallas won the record-breaking Lauder leg of this winter’s 25th anniversary Borders Cross Country on Sunday.

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3 Nov 2014 11:30 • David Knox

Organisers are blown away by running festival support

HOWLING gales throughout the weekend didn’t prevent Jedburgh Running Festival yet again reaching the top of the podium.

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20 Oct 2014 12:30 • David Knox

Peebles takes the plaudits at East Cross Country Relays

IT was a golden day for the Gala girls on Sunday as they climbed to the top of the podium in Peeblesshire.

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20 Oct 2014 11:30

Darin digs in for silver at Manor

A FORMER Royal Marine won the prize for best placed local in last Saturday’s Manor Water Hill Race, writes MARK DAVEY.

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7 Sep 2014 12:30 • David Knox

Cross Country code of conduct introduced

ORGANISERS of the popular Borders Cross Country Series have issued a warning for athletes to behave.

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27 Aug 2014 09:00

Bronze medallist Chris aims for the top

PEEBLESSHIRE athlete Chris O’Hare admits he is far from bronzed off with his third place finish at the European Championships in Zurich - but he won’t rest until he reaches the top of the podium.

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19 Aug 2014 10:30

Jacob climbs to Team GB selection

PEEBLES athlete Jacob Adkin has been selected for Team GB following his weekend’s bronze medal at the British Mountain Running championships.

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14 Aug 2014 16:30 • David Knox

Borders athletes head for Scottish Championships

FORMER sprint title holder Stacey Downie will lead the Borders charge this weekend at the Scottish Athletics Championships in Ayr.

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8 Aug 2014 15:30 • David Knox

O'Hare enjoys his golden moment - in Edinburgh

ATHLETE Chris O’Hare may not have won gold - but he did get the girl.

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8 Jul 2014 10:30 • David Knox

Marathon effort on top of Europe

MARATHON men from Peeblesshire conquered Europe’s highest mountain range on their way to raising a whopping £5,000 for charity at the weekend.

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3 Jul 2014 12:30

Amy leads Peeblesshire sprint

TWEEDDALE sprinters hit top speeds on Sunday to dominate at Kelso Games.

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20 Jun 2014 07:00

Ridley does well in Poland

Peebles runner Susan Ridley came a creditable second in a tough mountain race in Poland.

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