Sport

3 May 2015 07:30

West Linton pupils on track to success

Pupils from West Linton Primary School have enjoyed success in the recent Scottish Schools’ Athletics Association Primary Cross Country Event at Kirkcaldy High School.

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20 Apr 2015 07:00

Draw is kind to Peebles for their own Sevens tournament

PEEBLES are hopeful of making a bold show in their own Sevens tournament after being drawn against Howe of Fife in the first round of the competition.

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18 Apr 2015 07:30

First win for Peebles jockey

ALL he has ever wanted to be is a jockey. And Ross Wilson moved a step nearer joining the professional ranks when he registered his first win.

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17 Apr 2015 07:30

Where is the Love?

DOUBTS surround the future of a Peeblesshire festival that will next month become the centre of attention for the mountain biking world.

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10 Apr 2015 13:58 • Gary Farmer

Grand National - meet the horses

The Grand National is coming soon, and the biggest date of the horse racing calendar is one of the top betting days of the year. 

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26 Mar 2015 07:00

Our stars of the future

BUDDING rugby stars at Peebles High School took a break from their regular timetables to get some lessons from experts in their sport.

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25 Mar 2015 07:00

Muddy marvellous as 3,000 tackle the Mighty Deerstalker

CHILLY Borders weather did not deter around 3,000 competitors taking part in an event billed as the toughest off-road race in the UK.

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21 Mar 2015 07:30

Tour of Britain returns to the Borders

BRITAIN’S biggest and best cycling road race is returning to the Scottish Borders.

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20 Mar 2015 07:00

Our swimmers take on the world

FOUR swimmers from Peebles were among 700 competitors from 21 countries in the Edinburgh International Swim meet at the Royal Commonwealth Pool on March 13-15.

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18 Mar 2015 07:00

Jayfest hands over £5,000

CHEQUES worth almost £5000 were handed over to a range of charities from the organisers of the 2014 mountain bike festival, Jayfest.

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16 Mar 2015 07:00

Darren enjoys St Andrews victory

RISING Peebles star Darren Howie added another win to his impressive CV by taking spot scratch prize in the Scottish Golf Academy Winter Series Final at the Jubilee Course in St Andrews.

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14 Mar 2015 07:00 • David Knox

Tough of the track ordered home to rest

EUROPEAN indoor bronze medallist Chris O’Hare returned home to West Linton for a much-needed week off.

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13 Mar 2015 07:00

Titles are won and lost on final day

THE 11th and final play day of the inaugural Borders Adults Netball League (BANL) was held in Peebles.

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9 Mar 2015 07:00

Volunteer at TweedLove & Vallelujah

THE team responsible for some of Scotland’s best biking events are looking for volunteers to help out with their 2015 events.

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2 Mar 2015 07:00

Bronze for Faye

PEEBLES long jumper Faye Nicholson has returned from the British University Championships with a bronze medal.

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26 Feb 2015 09:30

Grand Race is our National Treasure

Any attempt at rational discussion about that awesome icon of British horse racing, the Grand National, can easily dissolve into nostalgic chat about four-legged heroes of yesteryear.

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21 Feb 2015 08:00

Jumping for joy

BRIGHT young athletics prospect Ellie O’Hara continued her climb to the top by emerging victorious in an event at the Scottish Indoor Athletics Championships.

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10 Feb 2015 07:30

No Long Run but plenty other steeplechase stars

SOME of National Hunt’s leading contenders are expected at Kelso on Thursday.

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7 Feb 2015 09:00

Cycle event sells out in 30 seconds

IT took just 30 seconds to sell out a global cycling event that is being staged in the Borders at the end of May.

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4 Feb 2015 06:30

Peebles swimmers on cloud nine

PEEBLES swimmers came away with an impressive nine medals at an open meet in Bathgate last weekend.

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