It was sun all the way on Saturday at Philiphaugh for the latest meeting of Border Athletics. Competitors and supporters had to reach for the sun hats and sun cream as the temperature soared.  However our female athletes kept their cool and brought home four wins.   Emily Dagg was first to the tape in the opening event of the day, taking the 110 m BA Ladies Handicap in style. Not content with that Emily then won Heat 6 of the hotly contes...

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Updated athlete calendars, kit lists, and welcome packs are now available from the download section of the website.   BA 2017 entry booklets also added

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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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Cameron set for Germany
News / 25th June 2017

It was announced on Wednesday that Cameron is selected for GB to run at the Mannheim International match in Germany on July 1st and 2nd. This gives him another opportunity to gain the qualifying standard for the Euro U20s in Italy later in the month.  See the link below:   Eight Scots selected for Euro Age Groups  

Cameron Comes Close in Bedford – Sunday 19th June 2017
News / 19th June 2017

Cameron Tindle traveled to Bedford at the weekend accompanied by Bruce Scott. His mission was to gain a top two placing in the England under 20 200m championship. This would gain Cameron automatic selection and his seat on the plane traveling to Italy to compete in the European Junior championships. The task was always going to be difficult as the heats, semis and final were timetabled within the space of four hours. Temperatures wer...

Emily Sets the Standard at Selkirk Games 17th June 2017
News , TopFeature / 19th June 2017

It was sun all the way on Saturday at Philiphaugh for the latest meeting of Border Athletics. Competitors and supporters had to reach for the sun hats and sun cream as the temperature soared.  However our female athletes kept their cool and brought home four wins.   Emily Dagg was first to the tape in the opening event of the day, taking the 110 m BA Ladies Handicap in style. Not content with that Emily then won Heat 6 of the ho...

Hawick Games Sunday 11th June 2017
News / 16th June 2017

                  A great day at Hawick Games for our athletes, congratulations to the following winners; Scott Tindle- Youths 400m Kacey Taitt- Youth B 200m sprint and well done also to Brogan Beattie and Fraser Rout- 2nd & 3rd Finn Douglas- Youth A (13-16) 90m sprint Sam Johnston- Youths 800m and well done also to Erin Clarkston 3rd Emily Dagg was the runner up in the 110m Handicap a...

Earlston Games Saturday 3rd June 2017
News / 5th June 2017

Competitors and supporters enjoyed a sunny afternoon in Earlston as the Border Games season got into full swing. It was great to see so many TLJT vests and most encouraging to see new athletes competing for the first time. A warm welcome back was also extended to those returning after lengthy injuries. There were some fine performances from many TLJT athletes with eight club vests in the eighteen who went forward to the cross ties of...

Cameron Qualifies for U20 Euro Juniors
News / 22nd May 2017

Sunday 21st May 2017 Cameron Tindle was  competing at Loughborough International Match today in the GB Juniors vest. His selection saw him race in the 4 x 100 relay and then the Men’s 200m. The GB Juniors were fourth in the relay in an impressive 39.94. A few hours later Cameron was heading out in the sunshine alongside Richard Kilty to take on the 200m. He ran an impressive race against a very strong men’s field to come ...

TLJT at Team Borders
News / 21st May 2017

TLJT coaches are delighted that several of their young athletes have been selected to compete for Team Borders this summer.  Team Borders is an athletics team made up of U11, U12, U13 , U15 and U17 athletes from the Scottish Borders.  They compete in track  & field events in the summer months in the Forth Valley League (U11, U12, U13 and U15) and in the winter in cross country in the East XC League (includes U17). Team Borders we...

East Districts Championships
News / 21st May 2017

TLJT at East Districts East Districts is a Scottish Athletics annual event which allows athletes to compete on the track against those of the same age. It was held at Grangemouth on the evening of Friday 12th May and Saturday 13th May. Six of our TLJT athletes were competing on the Friday evening.  By all accounts it was a rather chilly evening but nevertheless there were medals and PBs in the air! Full report by Scottish Athletics c...

Wednesday 29th March 2017 OPEN SESSION
News / 21st March 2017

Here at Tweed Leader Jed Track Athletics Club we are keen to promote participation in athletics at all levels. To this end we are planning an open ‘Come and Try’ session to attract new members. Tweed Leader Jed Track – Open Come and Try Session Wednesday 29th March 2017 6-7pm Tweedbank Sports Complex, Tweedbank Industrial Estate, Tweedbank, Galashiels TD1 3RS Everyone from the age of 7 is welcome to come and try run...

Our Indoor Scottish Masters
News / 21st March 2017

Two of the club coaches had medal success recently on the indoor track scene. John Steede and Tommy Finkle were in action at the Scottish Athletics Masters Indoor Champs at Emirates Arena in Glasgow. Both athletes combine their own training with coaching and their dedication paid off bringing two golds and a sliver back to Jedburgh. Tommy Finkle won gold in the M50 category of both the 60 metres and the 200 metres.  John Steede won s...