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Edinburgh Re-enters the Fray in Style

After a lengthy gap while the club has restructured following the move of Gaelic-medium Primary provision to Bonnington, at last our enthusiastic players have had the chance to test themselves against Central Scotland opposition. And they came through that test … Continue reading

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High-Schoolers Learn Skills from Top Player

Ronald Ross visited the club on 8th October to conduct a successful development-camp session for the Camanachd Association. The evening’s activities were held on the Meadows, and attracted 20 participants, almost all of high-school age. The session covered warm-up activities, … Continue reading

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Junior Superheroes

The club fielded a P1-3 development team at Round 1 of the CSYSA outdoor league at Broadwood on 30th September. The team played magnificently, winning one, and drawing two of the four matches played. More importantly, all players had a … Continue reading

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Edinburgh hosts under-14 sixes

The club hosted round 2 of the under-14 South six-a-side Development League at Levenhall Links, Musselburgh. This is the first time the club has put on a tournament, and the weather obliged by providing hot horizon-to-horizon sunshine all evening. The … Continue reading

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Adult Shinty on the Meadows on Wednesday

Anyone who would like to play some shinty is invited to come along to the Meadows (Tollcross end, next to Lonsdale Terrace) . This will be an informal chance to play, and could become a regular session if there is interest. … Continue reading

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Youngest Players Take the Club Forward

The Club was for the first time able to field a Development level team, on a visit to Silver Sands playing fields in Aberdour, where the P7-and-under team was also in action, recording some good reults. Our youngest players, ranging … Continue reading

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Meadowburn Lift Mod Trophy

Visitors Meadowburn were worthy winners of the first ever Edinburgh Mod Challenge Cup on Saturday 21st April. Both teams battled for the trophy, providing an entertaining display of shinty skills as part of the Mod, an annual festival of Gaelic … Continue reading

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