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Gold medallist Lucy breaks isles high jump record

High jumper Lucy Holden, 13, broke the Shetland senior record at the weekend while winning a gold medal at the Scottish National Age Group Championships.She was among 15 athletes representing Shetland Amateur Athletics Club who travelled to Aberdeen Sports Village for the event.Apart with Lu... Read more...

Bronze medal for Davies

What a moment. Erraid Davies, at the age of 13, is presented with her bronze medal. #Glasgow2014 pic.twitter.com/JKMinD15e1— BBC Sport Scotland (@BBCSportScot) July 27, 2014Beaming Erraid Davies has captured the hearts of the nation after winning bronze in the Commonwealth Games.Davies... Read more...

European Fireballs fall foul of fog
1 comment, 27/07/2014, by in News, Sport

Mist and light winds scuppered the first day's sailing at the European Fireball Championships in Lerwick today.Principle Race Officer Bruce Leask had originally signalled a one-hour postponement after the skipper’s briefing but that became an indeterminate postponement.The championships we... Read more...

Irish pair win national Fireballs
0 comments, 27/07/2014, by in News, Sport

The Shetland National Fireball Championship has been won by an Irish crew who snatched victory in three out of the four races which formed this year's pared-down championship.Barry McCartin and Conor Kinsella were triumphant after fog lifted enough to allow racing to get underway on Friday. The ... Read more...