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Derek proves what a great year it has been

Derek Rae’s progress across the past 12 months was laid bare at the weekend.


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Rory Butcher will race in the BTCC at Knockhill this weekend. Pic: Matt Sayle/PSP Images

Butcher ‘buzzing’ to make BTCC debut on home soil at Knockhill

Kirkcaldy’s Rory Butcher will make his Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship debut on home soil at Knockhill this coming weekend.

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Bernhard Langer will continue his love affair with Scotland in 2018. Picture by Michael Gillen.

Fife courses announced as Senior Open qualifying hosts

Four Fife golf clubs will host qualifying events for next year’s Senior Open Championship at the Old Course.

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Ben and Finlay - winners - Race to Japan 2017

Ben and Finlay shoot low to win a trip to Japan

Two local boys have qualified for the Jack Bunny National Tour Finals at Higashi Tsukuba Golf and Country Club in Japan.

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Captains Alan Lee Leven Thistle, Iain Ross St Andrews Thistle, Craig Blair The St Andrews Golf Club,Bill thompson Carnoustie

Top golfers join in the celebrations at Leven

Leven Thistle Golf Club hosted a special golf tournament amongst local teams recently to mark the club’s 150th year in existence

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International golfing field make its way over to Crail

While the world’s leading ladies set off from Kingsbarns follwoing the Ricoh Women’s British Open, another talented international field were preparing to gather just next door at Crail Golfing Society.

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Cameron McDonald

Cameron drives his way to championship finals

Local youth golfer Cameron McDonald has taken the first steps on his path to success with a victory at the American Golf Junior Championship regional qualifier.

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Jonny Adam (second from left) on the Spa-Francorchamps podium.

Jonny pushes the limits to win Blancpain title

Aston Martin ace Jonny Adam overcame heat exhaustion to become a European champion after a titanic battle at the 24 Hours of Spa.

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Tony Martin at the Donkey Brae Run.

Tony bounces back from injury lay off in fine style

Following a two month spell on the sidelines with a hamstring injury, Falkland Trail Runner Tony Martin returned to action in the Aberdour Festival Donkey Brae 7 miles race.


Golf fans feel the health benefits

Golf fans may be among the fittest of all sporting spectators, a new study suggests with most people who attend golf events exceed recommended daily step counts.

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Leven man Michael Drever has his sights set on gold in Italy.

Michael is a ‘man on a mission’ for para trap honours

Leven’s Michael Drever has become one of 15 para trap shooters selected for the first Para-trap World Cup in Italy.

Leven Las Vegas runners at the dirty weekend.

Training block ends with The Caley Cup race

Some 38 Leven Las Vegas runners took part in The Caley Cup, a 1.8 mile pursuit run around the roads beside Bayview Stadium which is held at the end of every 10 week training block.

Anna McKay broke her own record when she competed in the junior medal over Balcomie Links.

Anna beats her own record

Anna McKay has continued her highly successful golfing season by setting a record score on Crail Golfing Society’s Balcomie Links – and then breaking it two weeks later.

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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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David Bond and Jerry Husband

David clinches nine hole finals place at Ryder Cup venue

Leuchars golfer David Bond has qualified for the national final of the American Golf 9 Hole Championship with playing partner Jerry Husband from Kirkbuddo.

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Mark Szaranek

Frustration for Fifers at World Swimming Championships

It might have been his first World Swimming Championships but Mark Szaranek arrived in Budapest on a mission, so there was frustration as he missed out on the final of the 200m individual medley.

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Kathleen Dawson.

Kirkcaldy swimmer all smiles after World Championship final

She may not have troubled the main contenders in her maiden World Championship final but there was no wiping the smile off Kathleen Dawson’s face.

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Kirkcaldy-born swimmer Kathleen Dawson.

Kirkcaldy-born swimmer reaches World Championships final

Kathleen Dawson was quick to brush off any suggestions the nerves would be jangling when she marks her maiden World Swimming Championships by appearing in the 100m backstroke final today (Tuesday).

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Top times across the country for Haddies

It was another busy week of racing for the area’s Anster Haddies.

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