The match between Wick Academy and Nairn County tomorrow at Harmsworth Park, Wick has been cancelled due to the severe weather. As you can see from the photo the pitch is water logged and with torrential rain currently falling there is no chance of it recovering by Saturday..
A photograph taken by Ken Nicol, from the Pentland Canoe Club, during a recent sea kayaking expedition has taken second prize in the annual Scottish Canoe Association's Touring Photo Competition. The photograph was taken near Frederiksdal in South Greenland and shows fellow Club paddler Simon Copsey dwarfed by an iceberg.
Caithness continued their winning streak with a win against Hawick YM at Millbank, Thurso on Saturday 15 October 2005. Plenty of action at Millbank on a sunny Saturday afternoon kept the crowd interested.
Caithness Sports Council award small grants to Caithness sports groups under the following categories - Start-up, Excellence, Coaching, Travel. In addition they may make discretionary awards.
Caithness won through against a tough team. Training and talent showed today as Caithness notched up a third win of the new season.
Three kayakers from the Thurso based Pentland Canoe Club have returned from a sea kayaking expedition in Southern Greenland. The members of the team were Shona Comrie of Portskerra; Simon Copsey and Ken Nicol, both of Halkirk.
The 2005 rally from Caithness Classic Motorcycle Club.
A warm sunny day in Dornoch greeted the Thurso squad from the long trip from The North on a dry, hard and bumpy playing surface. Thurso added Martin Rutherford to the squad from last week, who took a place on the bench alongside Green and Makhouli.
Thurso F.C start the defence of their league title with a tricky away game at Migdale against Bonar Bridge. Caithness neighbours Halkirk United are looking for a better season this year when they entertain Dornoch in their opening fixture of the new season.
Following on from their successful season in the North Caledonian League which they won, along with the Morris Newton Cup and the Football Times Cup, Thurso FC swept the board with the awards at the Annual League Dinner. Kevin Morris was joint top goalscorer (with Scott McKain of Dornoch FC) in the League with 16 goals from 18 games.
Kicks off @ 10:30am on Sunday the 29th of June 2003 in Sir George’s Park, Thurso. Events include a seven-a-side football competition with well over 35 teams competing at different age groups.
To be held in the Dunbeath Hall. Traditional and non Traditional Martial Arts.
Just received news that Thurso F.C have won through to their 2nd cup final of the season by defeating Golspie Sutherland 3-2 after extra time in The Football Times Cup Semi-Final this afternoon. The goals came from Brian Gray (pen), Nigel MacKenzie and Phillip Makhouli scoring the winner in extra time.
Amid some unseasonably mild weather, the Winter league is finally over, and the bowlers can now look forward to a few weeks break before the start of the Summer session. Here's how the last night turned out.
The start of the Monday Night Winter Tenpin League was a muted affair as uncertainty over the number of teams competing bought some confusion to the proceedings. Things were not helped by a new team, a number of member changes, missing team members, and the Secretary's minor blunder in providing incorrect handicaps for the early session bowlers! However, even with these taken into account, the bowling ran relatively smoothly.
The first matter to report this evening is that a delegation from Pentland met up with league officials and a referees representative to put forward a case for allowing Pentland in the league. It was accepted that due to someone being on holiday and another of sick no one turned up at the meeting and Pentland always were looking to enter a side into the league.
Dounreay Workshops fired a warning shot across the bows of all the other teams with a fine 5-0 win over Castletown. First half goals by Jamie McKay and Graeme Angus had them in easy street.
After the recent meeting held in the St Clair it has emerged that 13 teams will contest this seasons RMC sevens league. The major talking point is the absence of Thurso Pentland one of the original teams to join the league.
Seven competitors from Wick triathlon club made the trip to Nairn for the Sprint triathlon on Sunday last. Excellent results were achieved by the Caithness Club for the event consisting of a 500 metre swim followed by a 20 km cycle and, immediately thereafter, a 6 km run.
The Monday Night League came to a close with the final round bringing a great deal of anticipation and some close final scores. First up was Gutterlevel versus Gowks and the latter needed to take 15 of the available 20 points to squeeze into first place.