Back in Dundee with Lindsays

Dundee’s two-time Olympian Eilish McColgan was in her home city of Dundee on Wednesday night to address local businesses at the Apex Hotel. Eilish, a silver medallist at last year’s European Championships in Berlin, is fresh off competing at the European Indoor Championships in Glasgow. Wednesday’s event was held by RSB Lindsays. Lindsays is a … Continue reading Back in Dundee with Lindsays

Medichecks Blood Test

As a professional athlete, there is always a fine line between being in peak condition and falling off the edge towards illness. Unfortunately it's still something I fall foul to and often I find myself battling back from hits to my immune system. I continue to make small changes to my diet, training and sleep … Continue reading Medichecks Blood Test

Inverclyde Athletics Club

A SCOTTISH athletics star has taken time out of her gruelling training schedule to inspire children across Inverclyde to get active.   Eilish McColgan, who recently won a European silver medal in the 5,000m, spent a few days in the area meeting young people and encouraging them to get into sport. During her stay, Eilish, … Continue reading Inverclyde Athletics Club

Bolton Girl’s School

OLYMPIANS, Beth Tweddle and Eilish McColgan, stepped forward to inspire girls to go for gold. The top athletes were speakers at the Girls Go Gold Sports Conference at Bolton School. Two hundred girls witnessed the athletes discuss the challenges and rewards of having a career in sports. Beth, now aged 33, shared her early sporting … Continue reading Bolton Girl’s School

Cumbria School Games

Seaton Junior School for Team Allerdale were crowned Cumbria School Games Sportshall winnersPhoto: Cumbria School Games Seaton Junior School for Team Allerdale were crowned Cumbria School Games Sportshall winners in an athletics competition against schools from across the county. The event was held at Penrith Leisure Centre with over 100 students representing their districts. Great … Continue reading Cumbria School Games

Eilish McColgan puts Arbroath Academy pupils through their paces

Eilish McColgan has held a running clinic with pupils at Arbroath Academy. The Dundee-based middle distance runner, who represented Team GB in the 3,000m steeplechase at the London 2012 Olympic Games, put the pupils through their paces on Thursday. Eilish recently returned from injury which kept her out for the whole of 2015. She is … Continue reading Eilish McColgan puts Arbroath Academy pupils through their paces