Scottish Relay Championships

SCOTTISH NATIONAL RELAY CHAMPIONSHIPS/ Linwood/ Saturday 11.09.21 RELAY NICE RETURN National Relay Championships sees Giffnock North claim a national record, four titles and more. IT WAS ALMOST LIKE OLD TIMES. An actual proper crowd gathered to cheer on athletes at an…

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Golden weekend in Aberdeen

Golden weekend in Aberdeen
Zoe & Edie

It was Gold all the way at the u13/u15/u20 Scottish Track & Field Championships in Aberdeen at the weekend (28th/29th August).  Giffnock North athletes claimed no less than eleven National titles, four Silver medals and three Bronze. Under 13s Angus Weir…

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International Athletics

International Athletics
Rachel collecting her Silver medal.

The Manchester International took place at Sport City in Manchester on Wednesday 18th August and Giffnock had a number of u20 athletes representing Scotland.  Scotland were competing against England, Wales, Northern Ireland and GB u18's. Rachel Callan continued her form from…

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Under 17/Senior T&F Championships

The under 17 & Senior Scottish Track & Field Championships took place over the week end of 14th/15th August at Grangemouth. The Giffnock medal total was 7 Gold, 7 Silver and 6 Bronze. Under 17 report by Gerry Duggan After a…

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Erin Wallace takes European u23 1500m bronze

Many congratulations from all at Giffnock North to Erin Wallace and her coach Andy Young, who with a mighty lunge to the line secured the European u23 Bronze 1500m medal in Tallinn, Estonia. Erin clocked 4:14.85 and made third place by…

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Superteams Photos

Superteams Photos
scottishthletics 4J Studios SUPERteams event, Saturday 19 June at Aberdeen Sports Village. Photograph by Colin Mearns 19 June 2021

Many thanks to Colin Mearns for this album of photographs from the Under12s Superteams event in Aberdeen. Check out the full album here All photographs copyright of Colin Mearns

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Wonderful opportunity for Alyson

Following on from Alyson Bell’s very successful season as a first year under 17, winning a total of seven National & School titles, including an U20 Scottish National Championships 100m. She got off to a great start in her second year by almost…

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What’s Alessandro Schenini, Giffnock’s Long Jumper, been doing ?

What’s Alessandro Schenini,  Giffnock’s Long Jumper,  been doing ?
Alessandro Schenini

Alessandro Schenini talks to Ryan McAllister, his Coach about his journey in athletics and his aspirations for the future. Alessandro in recent years has excelled in Long Jump. His PB, a massive 7.59, and a raft of age group rankings and…

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Scottish Indoor u13/15/20 Championships

Another weekend of brilliant performances from Giffnock athletes saw a total medal haul of fifteen in total. Five Gold, five Silver and five Bronze. Our five new National Champions coverer all the age groups competing. Youngest was Zander Summerhill who took…

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Indoor T&F Championships Round Up

With the British Senior Indoor T&F Championships this year taking place at the Emirates Arena, Glasgow and the England Athletics Indoor Age Group Championships taking place in Sheffield, Giffnock athletes had a busy weekend. At the Spar British Championships at the…

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