Teviotdale Harriers were the toast of the Dramathon last weekend, returning with victories, unique medals, memories and whisky aplenty.
A mini bus full of giddy runners made the long journey north to Dufftown, deep in the heart of Scotch Whisky, to take part in a race with a difference. The Dramathon, organised by Durty Events, was a brand new idea that offered four races around one course. Continue reading Victory Galore at Dramathon→
Irvine Welsh, Derek McHugh and Rory Anderson headed over the Border to the 151st Alwinton Show. Nestled deeply amidst the scenic Northumberland National Park, the annual sheep show, terrier racing, Cumberland wrestling and hound trails had all locals geared up for an exciting day.
However, it was the fiery quick 3 mile Fell Race that the three boys from Hawick were there to compete in.
Leaving early Saturday morning, Derek (due to a knee injury) was designated chauffeur but this proved not to be the end of his jobs for the day. He assumed many important roles, ranging from kit man, binocular and position finder to cheese and tomato sandwich making machine and paramedic/first aider. Continue reading Anderson and Welsh put on a show at Alwinton→