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Hundreds of pupils take part in mini triathlon events

Around 400 pupils from 17 local schools took part in the Stewartry Area Mini Triathlon on 15 September and more than 1000 pupils from local schools and learning centres took part in the Wigtown Area Mini Triathlon on 11 and 12 September.

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Pictured left to right are Tommy Galashan, Darren Owen, Douglas Brown, Davie McCulloch and Avon McKeand.

Douglas is Dewar Cup winner at Kirkcudbright Gun Club

Kirkcudbright Gun Club held their Castle Douglas Guns & Tackle shoot on Sunday 17th September at Campbeltown Farm, Twynholm. which was the last shoot of the season.

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Newton's Lewis Richardson avoids this challenge from Annan's Robbie Hogg

SFA regional cup dominates south football weekend

The first round of the SFA Regional Cup dominated South Football last weekend with five ties involving clubs from this area.

Lord Lieutenant of Wigtownshire John Ross with boxers, coaches and committee members of the Bravehearts Boxing Club.

Lord Lieutenant presents Bravehearts with Queen’s Award

The Lord Lieutenant of Wigtown, John Ross, presented the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service to Whithorn Bravehearts Amateur Boxing Club in a special ceremony at the Steam Packet Hotel, Isle of Whithorn, last Friday evening.

Class 9 champions Fraser Wilson and Craig Wallace

Champions crowned after Galloway Hills event

The 2017 ARR Craib MSA Scottish Rally Championship (SRC) concluded on the Galloway Hills Rally, Castle Douglas, last weekend (9th September).

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Fraser Morton dummies the last man on his way to the try line.

Newton Stewart RFC riding the crest of a wave

Newton Stewart RFC made the long trip to Orkney RFC last weekend accompanied by an enthusiastic throng of sixteen supporters.

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The triples winners and runners-up at Port William Bowling Club

Triples winners at Port William

Port William bowling club held their triples tournament on Saturday 9th September.

Caitlyn Sherry and Mia won the 40cm class

Calgow Equestrian Show Jumping League draws to a close

The results from the latest round of the Calgow Equestrian Show Jumping Summer League.

Fraser Wilson and Craig Wallace on the Galloway HIlls rally.

Local crews among the winners in Galloway Hills event

Local rally driver Fraser Wilson with co-driver Craig Wallace in their Mitsubishi Lancer Evo 9.

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Threave marching on in Scottish Cup

Congratulations to Threave Rovers who continue to fly the flag for South football following their victory over Glasgow University at Meadow Park last Saturday in their Scottish Cup replay.

The prizewinners after the Airlour at St Medan Golf Club with ladies captain Muriel Duncan

Debut win for Dumfries pair at St Medan

The ladies Airlour Foursomes Stableford competition was held at St Medan on Saturday.

Allan Ferrie bursting the tackle. BB Photography

Dream start for Newton Stewart

With Bladnoch Park waterlogged at this early stage in the season, Newton Stewart RFC were forced to welcome Perthshire RFC to the 3G pitch at Blairmount Park last weekend.

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Merric Mavericks were delighted to receive a donation from Kirby Group Engineering.

Donation for local swim team

Merrick Mavericks swim club have benefitted from a donation to enable them to purchase new kit bags for the team.

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Draw made for Saturday’s Dalziel trophy competition

Kirkcudbright golf club ladies section

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Jock Armstrong

Teams head for the hills

The 2017 ARR Craib MSA Scottish Rally Championship reaches its conclusion this weekend (9th September) as the series heads to Castle Douglas for the traditional end of season finale.

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Mixture of fixtures in south league’s long weekend

There is mixture of fixtures due to be played over the weekend with League and Cup matches on offer.

Anne Keith and It's An Honour in action last weekend
Pictures credit - Equiscot

Anne and Barney come in third in Scottish Dressage Championships

Anne Keith from Creebridge and her horse It’s An Honour performed very well at last weekend’s Scottish National Dressage Championships at Rockrose Equestrian Centre in East Lothian, coming a creditable third in their class, prelim bronze level, out of 30 competitors.

Newton Stewart Angling Association President Jock Galloway presented Jimmy with the trophy.

Memorial trophy win for Jimmy

The Albert Emerson Memorial Trophy was held in heavy rain on 3rd September at Loch Dee.

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The pace of Newton's Ryan McKie takes him round Stranraer's Kyle McCutcheon

Threave left to fly the flag for South in Scottish Cup

Threave Rovers are the only team left to fly the flag for South football in the William Hill Scottish Cup following a good 1-1 away draw with Glasgow University and now must be fancied to complete the job at Meadow Park in this Saturday’s replay.

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