Scottish Cycling to celebrate champions

SCOTTISH Cycling is to celebrate this year’s Scottish National Champions and Scots Olympians in a ‘Roll of Honour’ on Saturday November 26.

The event, supported by Digby Brown Solicitors, will take place at the Hilton, Byres Road, Glasgow after the Scottish Cycling Annual General Meeting.

Over the course of a season there are 148 number of Scottish National titles …


Second Ladies European Tour win for Beth Allen

ADOPTED Scot Beth Allen came from behind to clinch her second Ladies European Tour title at the Lacoste Ladies Open de France.

Allen, from Edinburgh, reversed a four stroke deficit with nine holes to play to claim a decisive victory at the Lacoste Ladies Open de France.

After knocking at the door all season, the 34-year-old Californian reversed …


Women’s Sport Week celebrating female athletes

FOR a second successive year female participation and performance will be showcased throughout the UK in Women’s Sport Week, writes Isobel Irvine.

The seven-day bonanza is aiming to get more women and girls physically active by celebrating women’s sport from grassroots to elite level.

As Great Britain anticipated this summer’s Olympics in Rio, last year’s inaugural event …


Saina sets new Great Scottish Run record

Betsy Saina clocked up the fastest time in Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Run history be the first female over the line in 67.22, well ahead of Helah Kiprop and Doris Changeiywo who ran 68.52 and 71.34 respectively.

In another successful weekend for Scotland’s biggest mass participation running event, Callum Hawkins became the first-ever Scottish man …