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BREAKING: Britain's top athletes announced for #teamparkrun events UK wide from 9am today - August 19

On you marks, gets set....for YOUR chance to join National Lottery-funded athletes including Olympic and Paralympic stars just revealed for the #teamparkrun 5k events UK wide today - Saturday,- August 19.
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Glasgow Tigers rediscovered their winning touch against Edinburgh Monarchs (pic by Ian Adam).

Derby win over Monarchs puts Glasgow Tigers back on title track

Glasgow Tigers got back to winning ways with a 53-39 success over Scottish rivals Edinburgh at the Peugeot Ashfield Stadium on Saturday night.
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West Lothian Clarion's Chris Hordon.

Clarion rider Chris is top Scot in London

West Lothian Clarion rider Christopher Hordon was part of the Scottish Cycling team who took part in the Prudential RideLondon Youth Grand Prix at the Lee Valley VeloPark in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park last weekend.

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Guy Learmonth made the decision to go back to the Borders after failing to make the the Rio Olympics. Photograph: Gary Hutchison/SNS

Guy Learmonth takes step back to move forward

For readers d’un certain age, the arrival of the Victor on the newsagent’s shelves of a Friday afternoon signalled the availability of the latest instalment in the unlikely life of athletics’ great working-class hero. Alf Tupper, otherwise known as “The Tough of the Track”, was the outlier made good, working as a welder by day but burning off his running rivals the night before by rewarding himself with a healthy helping of fish and chips rather than a refreshing power shake.

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Rafa Cabrera Bello. Pic by Getty Images.

Cabrera Bello snatches Scottish Open title after play-off drama

Sport can quite often be a game of fine margins, and nobody knew that better on Sunday evening than Englishman Callum Shinkwin.
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Trophy winners from West Lothian Golf Club club championships

Close encounters in West Lothian Golf Club finals

West Lothian Golf Club held their club championships over a full week, culminating in the final on Sunday, June 11. Congratulations go to the 2017 club champions who are as follows: Barrie Lewis (Gents Scratch), Lorraine Glynn (Ladies Scratch), David Weir (Junior Scratch), Craig McCue (Gents Handicap), Julie Fraser (Ladies Handicap), Glen Lloyd-Macgilp (Junior Handicap), Brian Gibb (Gents Senior Handicap).

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Grangemouth Broncos' Fraser Thomson makes a spectacular catch

Wins keep alive Broncos hopes of top spot and set up Hornets showdown

Two good wins at Whitecross on Sunday for the Grangemouth Broncos Flag Football Club kept their hopes of taking the top spot in Scotland alive.

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Tartan Touch non-contact rugby is coming to Linlithgow

Linlithgow Rugby Club will have that Tartan touch

Linlithgow Rugby Club is to take part in a Scottish Rugby initative to launch a new version of non-contact rugby.

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City of Edinburgh and Scotland volleyball players Emma Waldie, Jen Thom (middle) with Jo Morgan right

Queensferry trio going for volleyball glory with Scotland

Three Queensferry volleyball players will be hoping to help Scotland land an international title in Luxembourg this weekend

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Spirits remain high at Linlithgow Cricket Club despite some disappointing results this season

Linlithgow just fall short in bottom of table clash

Lilnlithgow lost out to Edinburgh side Kirk Brae in their bottom of the table battle on Saturday.

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West Lothian RFC Girls, made up of players from Linlithgow and Livingston, are enjoying national success

Girls rugby at Linlithgow is on the up after national success

The steep learning curve which has faced Linlithgow Rugby Cub’s girls players over the past year and a half is paying off.

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Grangemouth Broncos (in orange) are one of the countrys top teams.

Grangemouth Broncos looking to develop new talent

Flag football side Grangemouth Broncos are holding a special development day at their Whitecross base on Sunday.

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Emma Waldie (right) and Jennifer Lee (left) with coach Colin Patterson

Queensferry volleyball duo picked for Commonwealth Games

Two teenagers from South Queensferry have been chosen to represent Team Scotland in beach volleyball at the Youth Commonwealth Games.

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Alison Bryce of West Lothian Clarion won the under-16 girls support race at the Tour Series event in Motherwell (pic by Paul Freeman)

Clarion rider Alison stars at Motherwell Tour Series event

West Lothian Clarion’s Alison Bryce had an outstanding win at last week’s Tour Series Youth Support Race in Motherwell.

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Linlithgow AC runners at the West Lothian College 5K. Picture: Roddy Simpson

Linlithgow take double at College 5K

Linlithgow AC runners took the first two places in both the men’s and women’s races at the West Lothian College 5K.

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Josh Henderson scores a try for Scotland in their 42-20 loss to New Zealand on day one of the World Rugby U20 Championship 2017 in Kutaisi, Georgia.

BATTLING SCOTS CAN’T HAKA PACE

Scotland’s young starlets opened their World Rugby U20 Championship account with a 42-20 defeat to tournament favourites New Zealand.

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Stuart Hogg poses for some snaps with the rest of the Lions squad on the steps of the plane

Scots can be pride of Lions

Scotland may be under represented in the British and Irish Lions squad this summer, but former Hawick standout Stuart Hogg is aiming to make as much noise as possible during the tour of New Zealand.

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Medal winners  Emma Fraser, Gilles Brown, Michael McRoberts and Catriona McRoberts.

South Queensferry TKD students strike gold at Euros

Students from a Tae Kwon-Do school in South Queensferry struck gold when they competed at the recent European Championships in Bulgaria.

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Youngsters had a great time at the joint initiative between Dundas Parks Club golf team and Active Schools Queensferry Cluster.

Kids have a ball at Queensferry golf festival.

Over 200 P5 children from five local primary schools visited Queensferry Rugby Club last week for a special festival of golf.

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City of EdinburghVC's Scottish Volleyball U16 Girls Super Cup winners with Brazilian coach Juliana Facanha (left)

Cup glory was perfect send-off for Juliana

The Scottish Cup success of City of Edinburgh Volleyball Club’s under-16s was particularly memorable as it provided the perfect parting gift for coach Juliana Facanha.

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