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Stirling coaches recognised at Scottish Sports Awards

by Craig Wright

Stirling University swimming coaches Ben Higson and Steven Tigg have been honoured with the Coach of the Year award at the 2016 Team Scotland Scottish Sports Awards. 587 more words

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Stirling golfers mix it with the best

by Craig Wright

Stirling University’s golf scholars were given a chance to test themselves against the world’s best amateur golfers recently, as they took on prestigious American institution Stanford University. 214 more words

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Gannochy sessions bring gold for Reid

Gordon Reid has won the Paralympic Games wheelchair tennis singles title.

The 24-year-old, who can regularly be found honing his skills at the University of Stirling’s Gannochy Sports Centre, beat fellow British player and doubles partner Alfie Hewett in straight sets in yesterday’s final in Rio, winning 6-2 6-1 in 54 minutes. 485 more words

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Rio 2016 in review: Highs outweigh the lows - and rightly so

For an Olympic Games that has had more than the usual share of controversy to deal with, Rio 2016 has provided moments that will live long in the memory. 959 more words

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IOC miss the mark with Russia decision

Well, we were made to wait for it. Almost a week after WADA’s “McLaren Report” found evidence of state-sponsored doping by Russian athletes, the IOC have announced what sanctions Russian sportsmen and women hoping to compete at the upcoming Olympic Games will face. 916 more words

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Doping in sport - what next for Russia, the IOC and WADA?

by Craig Wright

Just when you thought we were going to be able to focus on the biggest sporting event in the world, so doping rears its ugly head again. 817 more words

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