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Slimline Neil is ready for his next big challenge

A 46-year-old from Cupar has entered the Great Scottish Swim amidst a number of other physical challenges and events.

Lanark Swimming Club's Shiona McClafferty (centre) receives a �1000 cheque from The Rotary Club of Lanark�s Senior Vice President Neil Gainford and Roddy McKenzie of Sport Aid Scotland. The donation will support Shiona as she prepares to fly out to Turkey for The Deaflympics in Samsun, July 2017. (Submitted pic)

Lanark swimmers to star for GB at Deaflympics

Lanark Swimming Club head coach Karen Kelly is delighted that two of her proteges will be starring for Great Britain over the next few days.

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Stevie Ray now plans to take some time off with his family after his defeat at UFC Glasgow. Pic: Lisa Ferguson

Ray insists, ‘I’ll be back’, after UFC Glasgow loss

Kirkcaldy fighter Stevie Ray declared, “I’ll be back”, after suffering a devastating loss on home soil at UFC Glasgow on Sunday night.

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Connor Syme, his dad Stuart and caddie Tim Poyser at the 18th green after finishing his practice round.   Picture Ian Rutherford.

Syme sets his sights on silver medal

It’s a moment most of us can only dream of, marching up to the first tee in a Major golf championship ready to compete with the best.

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Lyle Robertson ahead of his Scotland debut against Cumbria.

Scotland call-up puts a shine on a difficult week

Falkland Cricket Club may have been beaten in their big Village Cup match at the weekend, but there has been some good news for the team this week.

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Martin Slumbers. Pic by The R&A.

Crowds won’t top town’s effort

The Open Championship at Royal Birkdale is set to be one of the biggest yet - but it won’t top the crowds of the 2000 staging.

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Falkland Cricket Club's Village Cup team of 2017

No shame as Falkland tumble from Village Cup

Falkland’s departure from the Village Cup in the Broad Acres of Yorkshire on Sunday was a matter of some regret and disappointment.

LLV in Dundee for the Dram and Half Dram runs.
Left to right - Robin Pate, Claire Doak, Peter Rieu-Clarke, Davie Hogg, Tracey Millar and Anna-Marie Dalziel.

Claire keeps on climbing even further

When Claire Doak joined Leven Las Vegas a couple of years ago she did so with the sole intention of improving her fitness so she could reach the Army fitness standard for running 1.5 miles.

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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Dundonald Links Golf Course

Andy happy to play the waiting game

Englisman Andy Sullivan revealed that patience was the key to his third round 67 at Dundonald Links.
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Dundonald Links Golf Course has proved a fine host of the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open.

Poulter heading out for final round in 'right state of mind'.

Ian Poulter knows that mind games can force you to lose a game of golf before you've teed off.

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Stuart and Connor Syme.

Father’s pride at Connor’s Open place

When Connor Syme tees of at the first in the 146th Open Championship at Royal Birkdale next week, there will be a familiar face in the crowd brimming with pride – his father and coach Stuart.

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Fraser Reed and Harry.

Fraser overcomes it all to set up European place

Teenage showjumper Fraser Reed knows all about battling through adversity.

With three Majors already in the bag, Pdraig Harrington has already cemented his legacy.

Pádraig relaxed about his Scottish Open chances

If Pádraig Harrington doesn't finish off the job and seal this year's Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open title on Sunday he'll be the last person to beat himself up about it.

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Runners get underway at Ravenscraig Park.

Ryan ‘prospers’ with a PB in the Kingdom

Ryan Lafferty (PH Racing) equalled his personal best of 4 minutes 44 seconds to win the latest race in the Create & Prosper Ravenscraig Park One mile at Kirkcaldy.

Largo Cricket Club's inaugural beach cricket tournament.

Sun, sea, sand and plenty of sixes for Largo

Largo Cricket Club left their hallowed wicket at East Drive to stage a tournament and BBQ on the beach at Lower Largo.

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Dundonald Links is playing host to the Scottish Open.

Fowler feels at home in Scotland

World number six Rickie Fowler says it's great to be back playing links golf in Scotland.

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Ben Hukins picked up the Tour of Fife series title.

Racers tested during tough Fife series events

Fife AC hosted the hugely popular Tour of Fife with 109 runners from across the country completing five gruelling races in five days.

Richie Ramsay landed a place at the Open Championship with his second place finish in Ireland.

Ramsay aiming to keep up the momentum

Scotsman Richie Ramsay is aiming to build on his good recent form at this weekend's Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open.

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Chris Russell finished fourth in the Crieff 10k. Pic by Gordon Donnachie.

A gr-eight week of running for trail club

Falkland Trail Runners were out and about at eight different 5k parkruns on Saturday morning.

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