Sky Ride Comes to Edinburgh

on Monday, 03 September 2012.

Sky Ride is coming to Edinburgh on Saturday 8th September

Sky Ride Comes to Edinburgh

Sky Ride Edinburgh is a traffic free bike ride, around the city, taking in some of the most iconic landmarks. There will be loads to do on the day and even a chance to meet Sir Chris Hoy who will be joined at the event by Sky Ride Ambassador Edith Bowman.

The 10km route will take iconic sights and landmarks including the Scottish Parliament,Holyrood Palace and Arthur's Seat. The route will be open and traffic-free from 9.30am to 3.30pm allowing you to take part in the ride at your own pace. With no official start point or start time, you can ride as much or as little of the route as you want.

Following Sky Ride Edinburgh, we are delighted to bring you Sky Ride local. This is a series offree group bike rides across Edinburgh, with local routes in parks and on tracks and trails. With British Cycling trained Ride Leaders on hand to offer encouragement and support, it’s a great way for families and friends to get together and explore the city. For more info and to register to goskyride.com.

For a chance to win some amazing prizes register for free at goskyride.com.

Paralympics Bronze for East Lothian Swim Team’s James Clegg

on Sunday, 02 September 2012.

Success in the first of his three events

Paralympics Bronze for East Lothian Swim Team’s James Clegg

James Clegg both won bronze in the S12 100m butterfly. 18-year-old Clegg touched out in a close finish to claim third in 1:00.00 after turning at the halfway point in fifth.

Congratulations to James!

Paralympics Day Five

on Sunday, 02 September 2012.

3 September

Paralympics Day Five

Swimming (Aquatics Centre)

0930-1131 - morning session (heats)

 

1730-2012 - evening session (finals)

 

Men's

S13 100m backstroke,

SB3 50m breaststroke,

SB11 100m breaststroke,

S8 50m freestyle,

S2 100m freestyle,

S7 100m freestyle,

SM6 200m individual medley,

SM12 200m individual medley.

 

Women's

SB11 100m breaststroke,

S3 100m freestyle,

S7 100m freestyle,

SM6 200m individual medley,

SM12 200m individual medley,

4x100m freestyle relay.