The Border Athletics season finished at Morebattle last Saturday and TLJT were again well represented with two wins and several placings. Well done to the following athletes;   Fraser Gorvett  1st in Open 1600m Laura Munro 1st in Open Ladies 90m Handicap Evie Renwick 2nd in Youths 90m Championship Fraser Rout 3rd in 400m Youths Craig Smith 3rd in 200m Open Caris Brus 2nd in 400m Open Logan Kerr 3rd in 200m Youths   Full results and l...

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Saturday 5th August 2017 Four of our young athletes were selected to represent Team Borders today in the Forth Valley League President’s Select Match. Grace McWhinnie, Samantha Dagg, Finn Douglas and Kacey Taitt made the trip to Grangemouth Athletics Stadium for this fourth and final match of FVL. Sammy won gold in the 200m and bronze in the 100m and got PBs in both. There were also PBs for Finn and Kacey.  Finn won gold in the 300m and ...

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Please find listed below information on events coming up in the near future and some dates for your diaries for early next year. We advise that you talk with your coach about your aims before you enter events.  This is to ensure that your preparation for the event is planned in advance, giving you the best possible experience on the day. Age Requirements: 2017 U11        Born        01/09/06 – 31/08/08 U13                        01/09/04 – 31/...

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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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Bumper Weekend of Wins for TLJT 23rd, 24th, 25th June 2017
News / 2nd July 2017

Abby Munro, Laura Munro and Kacey Taitt all produced fine wins for the club over the weekend of 23rd, 24th and 25th June.   Friday night saw them travel to Meggetland for the City of Edinburgh Running Festival. Eleven year old Abby Munro won the Youth B 200m.  Her elder sister Laura made history when she became the first ever female winner of the main event on the card, the 110m Open Handicap.  Earlier in the evening Laura had a...

Cameron Tindle out for the season
News / 2nd July 2017

We got news earlier in the week that Cameron Tindle will not be able to take up his place in Germany.  Unfortunately, due to illness he is out for possibly the rest of the season. We wish Cameron a speedy recovery and hope to see him return to training again in the not too distant future.

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 / 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...