Archive for the ‘Sports’ Category

Beinn Lora Hill Race – Sun 28th Nov.

Everyone seems to have had a great time and some brilliant runs – FB report here Get ready to cheer all the runners Sunday 28th  from 11 am – for the annual Beinn Lora hill race. for full details It is a 5 kilometre course, which includes 340 metres of climbing and is open […]

November 27, 2010   Posted in: Benderloch, Sports  No Comments

Record anglers for Spurdog tagathon, but fewer fish tagged

A RECORD number of anglers, fishing from boat, shore and kayaks took part in the third running of the annual two-day Spurdog Tagathon event in the Argyll area of Scotland. The event is organised by the Scottish Sea Anglers Conservation Network (SSACN) as part of their Scottish Shark Tagging Programme (SSTP). For more details on […]

November 26, 2010   Posted in: Etive, Hobbies, Sports  No Comments

Flying footballs !

from the Oban Times :- last weekend saw the Lochnell Football Club’s four teams raising a staggering amount of money — nearly £3,000 !! Parents, players and coaches alike were given short flights from Oban Airport before taking part in a sponsored walk. The players had spent the previous weeks canvassing the whole community for […]

September 30, 2010   Posted in: Community, Sports  No Comments

Will’s Rally Success

Closer than you think! Will Bonniwell from North Connel had support from his home town on The Rally of Scotland. As well as loyal long time supporters Albar, the Scottish Championship regular had “Oban – its closer than you think!” on his pretty yellow flying machine The Oban & Lorn Tourism Association got its message out to […]

November 27, 2009  Tags: , ,   Posted in: Sports  No Comments

Biking for Barcaldine Primary School

23 bikes for the pupils of Barcaldine Primary School, congratulations to all concerned in getting these. It would be great to get the full story and images.

November 19, 2009   Posted in: Barcaldine, Schools, Sports  No Comments