Saturday night is the biggest fight, so far, in the professional boxing careers of Monty Ogilvie and Nathaniel Collins – a title shot for the Celtic featherweight belt, in Paisley. And it’s only happening as the brainchild of big fight matchmaker Sam Kynoch.
Next month Kenny Gilkison who practices his Martial Art in Parklands Newton Mearns on a Sunday morning, will represent the United Kingdom in Athens as a member of the British Iaido Team for the European Championships.
Tennis fever continues across Glasgow this weekend following last week’s successful Murray Trophy with clubs and venues across the city and the country opening their doors to give people the chance to give the sport a try for free.
The biggest weekend of running in Scotland takes place this weekend (September 28th and 29th) with up to 30,000 participants set to descend on Glasgow city centre, including the Depute Lord Provost for Glasgow – who is swapping the starter pistol for his trainers instead.
Following the success of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain in Scotland this month, British Cycling has spoken of the ‘buzz’ in the lead-up to the next major cycling event in the country, which will act as a key staging post ahead of Tokyo 2020.
Young people from Greater Pollok who deliver sport and physical activity sessions to people in their community are flourishing as young leaders – with the help of a partnership between Youth Scotland and SAPC Community Sports Hub SCIO.