12 Apr 2017
SSE has announced the 50 young talented athletes receiving financial support and recognition through its Next Generation programme in 2017. The athletes, aged between 14 and 20 years old, are spread across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. The programme was launched in 2013 with the aim of creating a lasting legacy from the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.
28 Jan 2017
Every year, thousands and thousands of runners shed blood, sweat and tears as they look to complete the London Marathon. The race can act as a life-changing experience for many, especially those fundraising for charity, as they push hard to generate sponsorship money while growing an even greater affinity for the cause they represent. That is very much the case for Team SportsAid runner Sarah Ottery.
30 Nov 2016
Badminton star Holly Newall says 2016 has been the best season of her career so far, after making her senior international debut this month. Holly, 18, was part of the Scotland team during qualification for the European Mixed Team Championships in Slovenia, winning two of her three matches as they fell just short of reaching next year’s finals.