Murkle Indoor Bowling Club held their 5th Open Competition on Saturday 21st January in the British Legion, Thurso. A total of 36 teams from all over the North took part and a very high standard of bowls was on view all day.
MAKE SURE 2006 STAYS IN YOUR MEMORY FOREVER Discover Iceland and have an adventure of a lifetime A zest for life is what the British Lung Foundation (BLF) is calling for in 2006! Dynamic, adventurous types ready to take on a BLF challenge are encouraged to apply for a place on the Icecap Trek, (Iceland) between 26 Aug - 3 Sept 2006. Iceland is a land of volcanic landscapes, mountains, glaciers, hot springs, geysers and waterfalls.
Yes we know it's winter but lots of clubs are actively gearing for the better weather. If the diving below the water is not for you as yesterdays ad how about on top of it.
Want to try SCUBA diving? Contact Caithness Diving Club for details of how you can learn with the club..
Twenty seven new “Active Schools Coordinators” were welcomed into their new active lifestyle promoting roles in Highland primary schools by the Chairman of The Highland Council’s Education Culture and Sport Committee and the Chief Executive of sportscotland. Highland Councillor Andrew Anderson and Stewart Harris, Chief Executive of sportscotland welcomed the new Active Schools Coordinators (Primary) today at Inverness Leisure along with Highland Council members and staff, NHS Highland health promotion and public health lead managers.
FITNESS FOR ALL Starting Mon 9th Jan 2006 At North School Gym Classes Men 6.30pm - 7.30pm Women 7.30pm - 8.30pm Cost £20 for 6 sessions Contact - William Beattie 01955 605177 .
First Aid Course (8 hour) The Caithness Sports Council is organising an 8 hour First Aid Course. The course is being run by Highland Leisure Training from Inverness.
Welcome to the brand new Caithness.Org Sport pages "Sport.Caithness.Org". Regular visitors will already know that our old sports became rediculously out of date as other parts of the site increasingly took up our time.
Watten Boys Brigade Who Won The Ellings Cup sometime in the sixties about 1964. I think they are: Back row from left - Colin Campbell, Billy Miller, Sid Thompson, Kenny, Henderson, Robby Thompson, Ian Anderson.
There will be a meeting to discuss the anticipated future surf club for Thurso and to elect a committee to govern the club. Those who have an interest are invited to come along to the meeting that will be held at Tempest Surf Shop, Thurso on Friday the 2nd December at 6.00pm.
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.