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Gordon Reid: UK’s #1 wheelchair tennis player makes Scotland proud.

Gordon Reid: UK’s #1 wheelchair tennis player makes Scotland proud.

Gordon Reid is the world’s number three and British number one wheelchair tennis player. On the way to one of his training sessions at Scotstoun Leisure Centre, I checked his Twitter account so I could do some last-minute preparation for our interview. A tweet posted at 6am that day, (accompanying a selfie where he looked […]

by March 30, 2014 Comments are Disabled Features, Sports
Braehead Clan’s All Time Top Scorers

Braehead Clan’s All Time Top Scorers

A disappointing weekend for Braehead Clan saw another personal milestone achieved by Captain Ash Goldie, who  made his 100th appearance for the Braehead Clan in the 4-1 defeat to Fife Flyers on Sunday. Goldie also became the all time top scorer for the Clan a few weeks ago with his strike against Nottingham. To mark the double […]

by March 27, 2014 Comments are Disabled Sports
Rocks Reaction: Grieve Has Focus On BBL Trophy Prize

Rocks Reaction: Grieve Has Focus On BBL Trophy Prize

Glasgow Rocks’ guard Dale Grieve is convinced that his side has what is takes to upset the odds this weekend and give their inconsistent season a silver lining. Rocks face off against Worchester Wolves on Sunday night in the British Basketball League Trophy final at the Emirates Arena, as they hunt down their first major honour […]

by March 25, 2014 Comments are Disabled Sports
Spirited Comeback Not Enough As Clan Denied In Shootout

Spirited Comeback Not Enough As Clan Denied In Shootout

By Stewart Ross Braehead Clan lost out to Fife Flyers in a dramatic shoot-out on Saturday night at Braehead Arena, despite an inspired third period fightback. Flyers held a three nil advantage approaching the end of the second period before a Lee Esders goal just before the end of the twenty minutes, and a goal rush […]

by March 24, 2014 Comments are Disabled Opinion, Sports
Double Defeat Blow For Rocks As Eagles Take Off With Points

Double Defeat Blow For Rocks As Eagles Take Off With Points

Glasgow Rocks went down to a second home defeat in the space of 24 hours in the BBL as Championship leaders Newcastle Eagles left the Emirates Arena with two big points on Sunday night. Rocks lost out the night before to Sheffield Sharks but put in an improved display against the high flying Eagles, who now […]

by March 24, 2014 Comments are Disabled Sports
Lone Wolff: The Female Scottish F1 Racer on the Rise

Lone Wolff: The Female Scottish F1 Racer on the Rise

Susie Wolff is to become the first woman in 22 years to take part in a Formula One Grand Prix weekend.  The development driver for the Williams team will drive in Friday’s practice sessions ahead of the British and German Grands Prix in July. The 31-year-old Scot, from Oban, will become the first female Formula One driver since Giovanna […]

by March 8, 2014 Comments are Disabled Interview, Sports
World Cup’s Host Cities Series: Porto Alegre

World Cup’s Host Cities Series: Porto Alegre

The series World Cup’s Host Cities is at the Southern corner of Brazil. Bárbara Nóbrega, is our guest writer and highlights some of the coolest places to hang out in Porto Alegre. Bárbara Nóbrega, 20, is a journalism student. Porto Alegre it’s the capital of “gaúcho” people. The city’s name means “happy harbour”. Therefore, as […]

by March 7, 2014 Comments are Disabled Opinion, Sports
World Cup’s Host Cities Series: Cuiabá

World Cup’s Host Cities Series: Cuiabá

The World Cup’s Host Cities Series arrives at the hottest Brazilian capital, Cuiabá. Guest writer Patricia Sanches talks about food, Pantanal and patriotism. Patricia Sanches, 28, is a journalist. Euphoria, hope, disappointment and patriotism are feelings that became part of the Cuiabanos life since the announcement that the hottest of Brazil’s capital was chosen as […]

by February 7, 2014 Comments are Disabled Opinion, Sports
Clan’s Harper And Fulton Upbeat Ahead Of Panthers Playoff Tie

Clan’s Harper And Fulton Upbeat Ahead Of Panthers Playoff Tie

By Stewart Ross Tristan Harper and Aidan Fulton remain in a confident mood ahead of this week’s quarter final playoff showdown with Nottingham Panthers despite a disappointing final weekend of the regular season for Braehead Clan. Fife Flyers twice got the better of Clan over the weekend thanks to their shootout win in Glasgow on Saturday and a 4-1 victory […]

by March 24, 2013 Comments are Disabled Sports
Clan Reaction: Bergin and Jones in Buoyant Mood Ahead of Playoff Weekend Following Panthers Victory

Clan Reaction: Bergin and Jones in Buoyant Mood Ahead of Playoff Weekend Following Panthers Victory

By Stewart Ross Kevin Bergin believes Braehead Clan have what it takes to win the Playoffs following their Quarter Final demolition of former winner’s Nottingham Panthers. Clan’s 9-1 aggregate win over the Panthers books their place in the final four in Nottingham this weekend where they will play either Sheffield Steelers or Coventry Blaze in a semi […]

by March 31, 2003 Comments are Disabled Sports