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Latest updates at a glance:
Friday 15th December, 2017
This festive season, we’ll be celebrating the community shinty spirit at our Annual New Year Shinty Bash on the Meadows on 2nd January at 11am.
… A great chance for all comers of all ages to swing a caman and enjoy some warming fare in the friendly company of followers of Scotland’s traditional New Year game!
All regular training sessions have now finished for the break except the Saturday session, which will continue till 16th December.
Regular training times as follows:
Saturday open sessions on the Meadows at 10.30/11.00 am
10.30 – 11.30 Development (P1-3, and newer players)
11.00 – 12.30 Intermediate/advanced (up to high school)
Friday sessions in Pilrig Park/Taobh na Pàirce Primary, 12.30-1.30 pm, P1-P7 – finished for 2017, will resume in the New Year
Wednesday Active Schools sessions, on-campus at James Gillespie’s High School for S1-S6, from 3.40 – 5pm. – finished for 2017, will resume in the New Year
Wednesday Active Schools sessions, on-campus at James Gillespie’s High School for p5-7 in cluster schools, from 5 – 6pm. – finished for 2017, will resume in the New Year
JGPS training Mondays 8 – 8.40 am – meet on the Links from 7.45 am. P3-7. (Active schools only) – finished for 2017, will resume in the New Year
Sciennes Primary training Tuesdays 8 – 8.40 am – meet on the Meadows from 7.45 am. P3-7 (Active schools only) – finished for 2017, will resume in the New Year
Central Scotland fixtures have been set for Primary and High School ages for the rest of the year. at both primary and secondary level. The next competitions will take place as follows.
Indoor League Round 4: Sun 14th January, hosted by us in Bathgate, 12 noon TBC
High School development tournament: Sun 21st January, hosts Uddingston
Under-17 friendlies Round 2: Sat 27th January, venue TBC.
Club strips are available in all sizes, and are available at our offer price for first-time buyers. Speak to Jamie at Saturday training or contact us for details of how to order, sizes, etc.
Club hoodies, beanie hats, club water bottles, all-weather balls, and other items are now available to purchase at great prices. Jamie has samples and can take orders. We now also have a stock of children’s and adult camans. Shin-guards available too.