Updated athlete calendars, kit lists, and welcome packs are now available from the download section of the website.

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Here is the entry form for the open graded at Tweedbank. Forms need to be given to Lesley by Wednesday 15th June

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Fraser Qualifies for English Schools
News / 18th February 2017

Middle distance athlete Fraser Gorvett traveled to Cumbria recently to take part in the North of England Inter Counties Schools XC.   He ran in the 7.1K cross country race for Senior Boys. Fraser came 23rd in a field of over 50 runners and in doing so was 3rd in his county of Northumberland.  This means that he qualifies for the National English Schools at the Norfolk County Showground, Norwich in March. Best of luck Fraser!    

Safeguarding Children – advice from Scottish Athletics
News / 18th February 2017

All child protection documents and procedures: http://www.scottishathletics.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Safeguarding-children-Welfare-Policy-2013.-Board-Approveddoc.pdf http://www.britishathletics.org.uk/governance/welfare-and-safeguarding/

The 148th New Year Sprint
News / 3rd January 2017

TLJT had a strong showing of athletes at the 148th New Year Sprint events. The preliminaries were held at Meadowmill track on Friday 30th December 2016. It was a day of grim weather by all accounts, where athletes and supporters alike had gusts of icy wind to contend with. Brogan Beattie qualified for the final of the 90 m Youth’s Handicap finishing 5th and also the 200 m Youth’s Under 13 final where she was second. Angus...

Christmas Party 2016
News / 3rd January 2017

Big thanks to Kayley and Clarke for organising a Christmas party for our junior members! Team games were very competitive!  

Jaz and Lee at Scottish Highland Games Awards
News / 18th December 2016

TLJT are proud to report that two of their senior athletes were recognised by the Scottish Highland Games Association at their annual presentation night recently. Jaz Tomlinson won the Outstanding Female Achievement award for her record breaking win at the New Year Sprint Handicap back in January. Lee Goodfellow won the Open Sprint League following his wins in the 200 m at Ceres, Alva, Rosneath, Perth, Luss and Birnam. He was also ru...

Scottish Athletics Under 20 Young Athlete of the Year 2016
News / 18th December 2016

TLJT Athletics club were represented at the Scottish Athletics annual awards ceremony at the Glasgow Hilton Hotel in October. Earlston based coach Bruce Scott was there to see his athlete Cameron Tindle of Berwick awarded Under 20 Young Athlete of the year. Eighteen year old Cameron has shown that he can perform consistently at international level. He reached the final of the World Junior Athletics Championships 200m by producing two...

Annual Awards night with Samantha Kinghorn 30th September 2016
News / 18th December 2016

Tweed Leader Jed Track Annual Presentation Night with Samantha Kinghorn TLJT Athletics club held their annual presentation evening in St Boswells Village Hall on Friday 30th September.  Borders’ Paralympian Sammi Kinghorn was the guest speaker and presented the prizes.  Club coaches, athletes and their families listened to an inspirational talk by Sammi about her journey to become an elite athlete. Jedburgh’s Jazmine Tomlinson was aw...

Saturday 17th September 2016 TLJT Championship Event
News / 16th October 2016

A large turnout of supporters were rewarded with a fine afternoon of athletics at Tweedbank Sports Complex when the club held their annual Championship event. It was great to see athletes of all ages taking part in track and field events. The relay medley was a new event on the card and went down well with athletes and supporters alike. Five members of each team took the baton around the track for this 600 m race. The placings in the...

Sunday 4th September YDL Bedford
News / 8th October 2016

Three of our athletes traveled to Bedford this weekend to compete for their other club in the UK Final of the Youth Development League. Emily Dagg took bronze in the 100m, while Jazmine Tomlinson won bronze in the 200m.  Laura Munro won silver in the 100m and bronze in the 200m. Great to see our athletes doing so well in these highly competitive league events. 

Sunday 4th September 2016 Pitreavie Young Athletes’ Trophy Meeting
News / 8th October 2016

A number of our athletes made the trip to Dunfermline to compete at the 2016 Pitreavie Young Athletes’ Trophy Meeting. Christie Rout won her U15 Girls 200m Heat and was 4th in the final. She was also a finalist in the 100m. Sarah Davenport was 3rd in the U15 Girls 800m final. Caris Brus competed in both the U17 Women 300m and 100m. She qualified for the 300m final and showed great form coming 2nd. It was a successful meeting fo...