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.


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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3 Feb 2015 06:30

Ellie's golden weekend in Glasgow

CARDRONA’S Ellie O’Hara’s rapid rise up the sprinting and jumping rankings was rewarded on Saturday with a gold medal.

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2 Feb 2015 06:30

Even the blokes are having a ball

FOLLOWING an unusual challenge match between Peebles Dragons and their partners on Friday, plans are taking shape to create Scotland’s first mixed summer league.

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1 Feb 2015 11:30

Entries open for Dowwnhill series

SCOTTISH Cycling and the Scottish Downhill Association (SDA) have opened online entries for the 2015 race series.

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31 Jan 2015 14:30

Let Pees entertain you

A FOUR-TRY bonus point win against good opposition was acceptable on this dry afternoon for running rugby in the middle of January.

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31 Jan 2015 13:30

South success for Leithen Rovers

LEITHEN Rovers secured a quarter final place in this season’s South of Scotland Amateur Cup with a good display under the lights of the Netherdale 3G arena last Saturday.

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31 Jan 2015 11:30

Capital punishment for Biggar

IN this stop/start time of year when games are regularly interspersed with postponements, Biggar’s latest match proved a disappointing affair with Edinburgh side Watsonians running out clear winners and in doing so recording their third straight win over Biggar this season, writes Al Stewart.

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31 Jan 2015 07:30

Lowland League round-up - Preston make a point

LOWLY Preston Athletic edged further away from the drop after fighting out a scoreless draw with BSC Glasgow.


30 Jan 2015 17:30 • Michael Robson

Peebles look to delight in Dundee

PEEBLES’ rugby players are looking to end the month in style and completely obliterate any thoughts of a relegation struggle.

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30 Jan 2015 16:30

Ryan's rocket sends Vale through

BIRTHDAY boy Ryan Sclater celebrated in style as his superb free kick proved to be enough to put Vale through to the Third Round of the Image Printers Cup, writes DAVE RYCE.

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30 Jan 2015 07:30

Border Amateur round-up - injury and exit blows for Gala

INJURY hit Gala Fairydean Rovers Amateurs suffered extra time agony to crash out of the South Cup.

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27 Jan 2015 07:30

Borders netball reaches national finals

A TOTAL of 10 U15 District squads from across the south of Scotland met at Grangemouth last weekend for the final south matches of the season.

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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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24 Jan 2015 10:30 • David Knox

Lowland League round-up - Gretan close gap

GRETNA gaffer Stuart Rome hailed his players after they chalked up their tenth straight victory to close the gap on leaders Edinburgh City to two points.

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