Scotland has done the Commonwealth Games proud. The city of Glasgow brilliantly hosted the hugely successful sporting event and warmly welcomed hundreds of thousands of athletes and spectators. Whether you saw some of the many events live, or all of them on TV, there can be few people not impressed by the achievements of […]
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It is now just days until the start of the XX Commonwealth Games 2014 in Glasgow. The sporting action starts on July 24th after an Opening Ceremony evening on July 23rd. The Games will continue until August 3rd and for the first time will include both able-bodied and para-athletes competing at the same venues and […]
Decathlete Ben Gregory, looking forward to competing in the XX Commonwealth Games in Glasgow this July.
We talk to decathlete Ben Gregory, who is looking forward to competing in the XX Commonwealth Games in Glasgow this July. From a young age, Ben Gregory knew he wanted to make it as a top sportsman – and as a teenager he decided it would be in one of the toughest events, decathlon. His […]
12 Top Tips for Marathon Countdown With the largest of the UK marathons, the London Marathon, now behind us runners can look forward to the UK’s second largest, the Edinburgh Marathon. Some 30,000 participants will be enjoying the taper period as the Scottish marathon festival looms, some four weeks away. Edinburgh Marathon has also […]